EG, Undying stay ideal in DPC The United States and Canada
Evil Geniuses and Undying made wins Thursday to stay undefeated in the Dota Pro Circuit Season 1 The United States And Canada Upper Division.
First-place Evil Geniuses swept Black N Yellow to enhance to 3-0. Undying handled 5ManMidas 2-0 for their 2nd win in as many matches. Black N Yellow was up to 1-1 while last-place 5ManMidas slipped to 0-3.
The $205,000 Dota 2 event functions 8 groups competing in a round-robin format. All matches are best-of-three.
The champion side will receive $30,000, in addition to 500 Dota Pro Circuit (DPC) points and a berth in the DPC Major playoffs. The runner-up will get $28,000, plus 300 DPC points and a spot in the DPC Major group stage.
The bottom 2 teams in the standings will be relegated to the North America lower division for Season 2.
Evil Geniuses dominated Tuesday while playing twice on green, winning in 28 minutes and 26 minutes. Abed “Abed” Azel L. Yusop of the Philippines produced an average kill-death-assist ratio of 15-2-12 for Evil Geniuses. The United States’ Luke “YamSun” Wang had a 2.5-6.5 -3.5 K-D-A ratio for Black N Yellow.
Undying opened with a 32-minute win on green, then sealed the match with a 26-minute victory on red. Jonas “SabeRLight” Volek of the Czech Republic published a 12-3-12 K-D-A ratio for Undying. The United States’ Ryan “RRL” Liu was 5ManMidas’ leader with a 4.0-3.5 -4.5 K-D-A ratio.
Action continues Saturday with two matches: Quincy Team vs. 4 Zoomers and SADBOYS vs. A-Team.
Dota Pro Circuit Season 1 North America Upper Division standings, with win-loss record and map record: