Dota 2

2016 The Shanghai Major

Dates Jan 04 - Mar 07

Location Shanghai, China

Prize Pool $ 3,000,000

Standings & Brackets

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Match Schedule

Tournament Info


The second Dota Major will take place over five days at Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai, China from March 2nd through the 6th. It will feature sixteen teams all competing at the main event for a total prize pool of $ 3,000,000, and will be produced by ESL. 

Eight teams will be directly invited, and eight teams will come from the Regional Qualifiers. Each of the four Regional Qualifiers will feature ten teams, eight preselected plus the two winners of each region’s Open Qualifiers.

Format & Rules
Prize Pool Distribution
1st Place $ 1,110,000
2nd Place $ 405,000
3rd Place $ 315,000

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