PSG.LGD Wins Chinese Qualifier for Kuala Lumpur Major
2018-09-18

PSG.LGD Wins Chinese Qualifier for Kuala Lumpur Major

The Chinese qualifier for Kuala Lumpur Major has concluded with PGS.LGD defeating Vici Gaming in the grand finals with the score of 2-1.

The qualifier was held on September 16-18 and featured eight teams competing for three tickets to Kuala Lumpur Major. First, they competed in two groups of four with double-elimination format and best-of-three series. Then top two teams from each group advanced to the upper bracket, while the other teams advanced to the lower bracket. The playoffs stage was held in a double-elimination format with best-of-three series. The teams placed first, second and third qualified for the major.

Group Stage:

Group A Group B
1. Team Aster 2-0 4-2 1. Newbee 2-0 4-2
2. Vici Gaming 2-1 5-3 2. PSG.LGD 2-1 5-3
3. Team Serenity 1-2 3-5 3. EHOME 1-2 3-4
4. Royal Never Give Up 0-2 2-4 4. DeathBringer Gaming 0-2 1-4

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place Qualified Team
1st + PGS.LGD
2nd + Vici Gaming
3rd + Team Aster
4th - Team Serenity
5th-6th - Newbee, Royal Never Give Up
7th-8th - DeathBringer Gaming, EHOME

Kuala Lumpur Major is the first Dota 2 major tournament of this season. It will take place on November 9-18 at Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Sixteen teams will compete for a $1,000,000 prize pool.