ESL have postponed ESL One Los Angeles 2020, the third major event of Dota Pro Circuit that was scheduled to begin on March 15th. The company will work with Valve to set a new time and location for the tournament.
The announcement was made after the United States had banned all travel from the European countries of the Schengen Area amid the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus in the region. The organizers are working on the solution to refund tickets as soon as possible.
Earlier ESL was forced to held their Polish CS:GO event IEM Katowice 2020 without live audience. The number of other esports events keep getting postponed or even cancelled – yesterday RIOT Games postponed Mid-Season Invitational 2020 and suspended LCK Spring 2020.