Vici Gaming Emerge Victorious at 2018 Sanya DOTA2 New-Stars Play

Vici Gaming are the winners of Sanya DOTA2 New-Stars Play 2018. In the grand finals of the Dota 2 event they defeated EHOME 2-1, claiming $15,000 in prize money.

The event took place in the Chinese city of Sanya on December 22-23. The tournament’s line-up included four teams that made it through the closed qualifiers, including Vici Gaming, Newbee, EHOME and Mr Game Boy. They competed in a double-elimination bracket with best-of-three series.

EHOME made it to the finals all the way through the upper bracket by defeating Newbee (2:0) and Vici Gaming (2:0). Vici Gaming outplayed Mr Game Boy (2:1) in the first round of upper bracket, and after dropping to the lower bracket they defeated them once again with the same score. In the final series Vici emerged victorious at the first and third maps.

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD Team
1st $14,500 Vici Gaming
2nd $7,250 EHOME
3rd $4,300 Mr Game Boy
4th $2,900 Newbee
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