Invictus reach grand final at ESL One Birmingham – China
Invictus Gaming will meet PSG.LGD in Sunday’s grand final at the ESL One Birmingham Online competition’s China occasion.
Invictus advanced with a 2-0 sweep versus Royal Never Give Up in Saturday’s lower-bracket final, winning in 44 minutes and 37 minutes, respectively.
The best-of-five last will be a rematch of a first-round contest, a sweep by PSG.LGD over IG in 45 and 42 minutes. The winner earns $20,000 and the runner-up pockets $12,000.
ESL One Birmingham, a $300,000 Dota 2 significant, had actually been arranged for Might 26-31 in Birmingham, England, prior to strategies were changed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The competition was separated into four online regional competitions: Europe/Commonwealth of Independent States, North America/South America, China and Southeast Asia.
The Southeast Asia occasion (6 teams, $40,000 reward swimming pool) is currently complete. The other three divisions will conclude Sunday, with Europe/CIS (16 groups, $200,000) and the Americas (6 groups, $40,000) likewise underway.
The $55,000 China event started with two groups of 4 playing a single round robin of best-of-three matches. All playoff matches are best-of-three until the final.