T1 catapult into top place in SEA League
Playoff matches are best-of-three up until the last, which is best-of-five. Group phase play continues Sunday, with Neon Esports and Fnatic make their particular competition debuts.Neon Esports deal with Truth Rift and Fnatic challenge Team Adroit while NEW will evaluate their mettle versus TNC Predator.
T1 swept Reality Rift to move into top place in ONE Esports Dota 2 SEA League play on Saturday. T1 addressed a 2-0 setback to NEW on Friday by winning their maps versus Truth Rift in 58 and 71 minutes, respectively.
Truth Rift was making their tournament debut. In Saturday’s other match, Team Adroit tape-recorded their third straight draw after fighting to a 1-1 tie with TNC Predator.
The $100,000 online tournament features 10 groups from Southeast Asia. 7 teams got invites, and three teams reached the event through two qualifiers. The round-robin group stage runs from Thursday through July 12, with all matches best-of-two.
2 teams will be removed during the group phase. The leading 4 groups will advance to the playoffs’ upper bracket, and the fifth- through eighth-place teams will move on to the lower bracket. The double-elimination playoffs will be held July 15-19. Playoff matches are best-of-three till the last, which is best-of-five.
Group stage play continues Sunday, with Neon Esports and Fnatic make their particular competition debuts. Neon Esports face Reality Rift and Fnatic difficulty Team Adroit while NEW will check their guts versus TNC Predator. ONE Esports Dota 2 SEA League standings, with match record (W-L-T) and game record, through Saturday: