ESL continue to announce teams that will participate in their upcoming Dota 2 event ESL One Birmingham 2019. The latest direct invite has been given to The International 2017 champions Team Liquid. Earlier the organizers also invited Vici Gaming, Virtus.pro, Ninjas in Pyjamas, PSG.LGD and OG. The final two invites are expected to be revealed in the coming days.
The final four participants will be determined by regional online tournaments in Europe, North America, China and Southeast Asia. The European tournament will be sponsored by GG.Bet and will go by the name of GG.Bet Birmingham Invitational.
ESL One Birmingham 2019 will be held over May 28th – June 2nd, with the final playoff days being played with live audience at Arena Birmingham. Twelve teams will compete for a $300,000 prize pool.