Save The Dates: The Long And Winding Road To The International 2018 Is Beginning
Posted 7th October 2017 By: Kyle-Tipify Staff    123 Views
Dota 2 is just right around the corner. Team Liquid completely dominated Newbee in the final stage of The International 2017. Liquid won three straight games in a completely convincing manner to show that the team deserves the trophy. This urged players and teams to prepare for the next season with the hopes to dethrone Team Liquid as the reigning champions. So, as the minor and major qualifiers’ schedules get released over time, this will highlight the tournaments you should look out for and might consider placing wagers on.
Qualify for the International 2018
The year 2017 might be nearing its end, but Dota 2 is just getting warmed up. We’re expecting 3 tournaments for October which two of the tournaments are minor and one major tournament. This season will open in Kiev, featuring the Star Ladder Invitational Season 3 with 8 teams fighting for a $300,000 cash prize and qualification points for The International 2018. TI 2017 newly crowned champions, Team Liquid will defend their title having won the previous SL Season 2. Additionally, the month of October will close out with a major tournament hosted by ESL including a prize pool of $1,000,000.
What to expect for this year?
Opening the month of October with a minor tournament in Croatia, the AMD SAPPHIRE Dota PIT League in which TI 2017 finalists, Team Liquid and Newbee are automatically invited for the qualifier along with 6 other teams attempting to win the $300,000 prize pool. On November, the Perfect World Masters will kick off in Shanghai, China with 10 teams that will fight for a $300,000 reward along with qualification points. Finally, two minor tournaments will end the calendar year of 2017, both with $300,000 prize pool and qualification points.
All in all, these are just the qualifying tournaments for this year. But, as the schedule updates, we promise to keep you updated on the coming tournaments and at the same time fully guide your Dota 2 betting experiences. So, make sure to choose a reputable sportsbook with the best odds that comes perfectly with enticing bonuses and promotions before the season kicks in October.