Execration Win MPGL Asian Championship
This weekend the Thai city of Khon Kaen hosted a Dota 2 tournament, which featured four teams competing for a $80,000 prize pool. In the grand finals Execration defeated Clutch Gamers with the 3-1 score, receiving $40,000 in prize money.
The event was held at July 6-8 at CentralPlaza Khon Kaen. Execration, Clutch Gamers and EVOS Esports qualified for the event from the regular season, while Keen Gaming were invited by the organizers. These four participating teams competed in a double-elimination bracket, with all matches being best-of-three except for the grand final which is best-of-five. In the semifinals Execration defeated Keen Gaming (2-0), while Clutch Gamers managed to beat EVOS Esports. After losing 1-2 to Clutch Gamers in the winner’s finals, Execration defeated Keen Gaming in the lower bracket final. In the grand final Execration managed to revenge their loss and close the series in their favour with the 3-1 score.