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ESL One LA Dota 2 Major 2020

ESL has announced the ESL One LA Online Championship 2020 instead of the planned ESL One LA Major, due to the situation with COVID-19. The Online Championship will host 34 teams which will be divided into five regional leagues. The total prize pool of ESL One LA Online will be $375,000.

General Information

ESL LA Dota 2 Major 2020
  • Location: Online
  • PrizePool: $375,000
  • Participant Teams: 34
  • Organizer: ESL
  • Start: 03/28/2020
  • End: 04/19/2020

Prize Pool

The prize pool of the ESL One LA 2020 Online amounts to a total of $375,000. Prize distribution into leagues is as follows:

  • EU+CIS - $200,000
  • China - $55,000
  • Southeast Asia - $40,000
  • North America - $40,000
  • South America - $40,000

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Participant Teams

There are 34 teams that will play aspart of the ESL One LA 2020 Online. Teams distribution by regional league include:

Europe and CIS

  • Team Secret
  • OG
  • Team Liquid
  • NiP
  • Nigma
  • Alliance
  • Navi
  • Gambit
  • Spirit
  • HellRaisers
  • B8
  • Cyber Legacy
  • Gentelmen (ex-Forze)
  • TBA
  • TBA

North America

  • EG
  • Chaos
  • Business Associate
  • Crazy


  • IG
  • Vici Gaming
  • Newbee
  • RNG

Southeast Asia

  • Fnatic
  • Geek Fam
  • Adroit
  • BOOM

South America

  • Beastcoast
  • Thunder Predator
  • NoPing


Group Stage

  • EU + CIS: 2 Groups (8 teams in each) with a Round Robin format
  • China: 1 group of 6 teams
  • NA/ SEA/ SA: 1 group of 4 teams
  • All matches Bo3


  • EU + CIS: TBA
  • CN: The 1st and 2nd best teams of the group will fight for a coveted Grand-Final slot, the 3rd and 4th places will then play against each other to determine the winner. This team will then play against whoever loses from the game between 1st and 2nd position, before the winner of this match goes on to the Grand-Final
  • NA/ SEA / SA: 1st team go to Grand-Final, 2nd, and 3rd will fight to determine the second Grand-Final team
  • All other matches are Bo3
  • Grand Final is Bo5


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