October 13, 2019
PSG.LGD and Vici Gaming will play in the first season of new China Dota 2 Professional League, which will be held from October 17, 2019, to March 1, 2020. The prize fund of the league is going to be ¥1.5 million (~$211 thousand).
In total, ten teams will participate in the competition, including the Royal Never Give Up, Invictus Gaming, Newbee, and EHOME. In the first stage, the rosters were sown into one group with a circular system. Four best teams in the first stage will advance to the winner’s bracket, while teams from 5-6th places advance to the lower grid. All other teams will leave the competition. All league matches, except the Grand Final, will be held in Bo3 format. The decisive match will take place in the best-of-5 format.
The first match is scheduled for October 17, 12:00 Moscow time. In it Vici Gaming will fight with Invictus Gaming.