ESL have revealed the teams that accepted direct invites to the closed qualifiers for their upcoming Dota 2 event ESL One Birmingham 2020 Online. Besides that, the regional open qualifiers for the event also concluded this weekend. Below is the complete list of closed qualifiers participants:
The closed qualifiers will be played on May 12th-14th in all regions, with four teams competing in a double-elimination bracket with best-of-three regular series and best-of-five grand finals. The European and Chinese qualifier will determine two participants of the regional divisions, while the teams in other qualifiers will compete for one place in the main event.
The dates of ESL One Birmingham 2020 Online remain unknown. The European division will feature a $200,000 prize pool, the Chinese teams will compete for $55,000, while the prize pool for both North & South America and Southeast Asia is set at $40,000.