The closed stage of regional qualifiers for The International 2019 have already started in CIS, Southeast Asia and South America.
The qualifiers started with a group stage, where eight teams compete in one round-robin group with all matches being best-of-one. Top four teams will advance to the double-elimination playoffs bracket. Below are the results of the first day.
|CIS||Southeast Asia||South America|
The regional qualifiers in these three regions will be held until July 10th. The qualifiers for North America, China and Europe are scheduled for July 11-14th.