joinDOTA MLG Pro League Season 1

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[e][h]joinDOTA MLG Pro League Season 1
League Information
USA Columbus
Offline Playoffs
Prize pool:
Start Date:
End Date:
Dota TV Ticket:
Liquipedia Tier:
 Team Empire
 Evil Geniuses
 Ninjas in Pyjamas
 MVP/MVP Phoenix
Number of Teams:



Online League[edit]

Regional single round robins, best of 2

  • Two groups for Europe, winner of each qualify
    • Second place of each play each other in a best of three, winner qualifies
  • One group for America, top 2 qualify
  • One group for Asia, winner qualifies

LAN Finals[edit]

  • Round Robin, six teams
    • Three from Europe
    • Two from America
    • One from Asia
  • Top 4 of the round robin play a bubble race playoffs
  • April 10-12 at the Arena in Columbus, Ohio

Prize Pool[edit]

The sponsored prize pool will be $75,000, but viewers will be able to increase it via ticket purchases. As of April 11, 2015, the total prizepool is $86,461.

Place $ USD Percent Team
1st $34,584  40% Team Empire Team Empire
2nd $21,615  25% Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
3rd $12,969  15% Ninjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in Pyjamas
4th $8,646  10% MVP/MVP Phoenix MVP Phoenix
5th-6th $4,323  5% Balkan Bears Balkan Bears
Not Today Not Today

LAN Finals[edit]

Participating Teams[edit]

1yoky-'s visa was denied, leading to Funn1k coming as a replacement.[1]
2Rave faced visa issues and were unable to attend. They were replaced by MVP Phoenix.[2]

Stage One[edit]


Round Robin lrthread
1. Team Empire Team Empire 4-1
2. Ninjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in Pyjamas 4-1
3. MVP/MVP Phoenix MVP Phoenix 3-2
4. Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses 3-2
5. Balkan Bears Balkan Bears 1-4
6. Not Today Not Today 0-5
1st Place Tiebreaker
1. Team Empire Team Empire 1-0
2. Ninjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in Pyjamas 0-1
Group legend
Advances directly to finals
Advances to second round of playoffs
Advances to first round of playoffs

Cross Table[edit]

Evil Geniuses0-11-00-11-01-0
Ninjas in Pyjamas1-01-01-01-00-1
Not Today0-10-10-10-10-1
MVP/MVP Phoenix1-00-11-01-00-1
Balkan Bears0-10-11-00-10-1
Team Empire0-11-01-01-01-0
Evil GeniusesNinjas in PyjamasNot TodayMVP/MVP PhoenixBalkan BearsTeam Empire


Day 1[edit]
Day 1
Empire Team Empire 1
April 10, 2015 - 17:00 EDT
Zeus Beastmaster Shadow Fiend Vengeful Spirit Slardar
Troll Warlord Witch Doctor Clockwerk Queen of Pain Lich
0 MVP/MVP Phoenix MVP.Phx
NiP Ninjas in Pyjamas 1
April 10, 2015 - 18:30 EDT
Sniper Treant Protector Lina Disruptor Axe
Troll Warlord Batrider Queen of Pain Skywrath Mage Ogre Magi
0 Balkan Bears BBC
Empire Team Empire 0
April 10, 2015 - 19:50 EDT
Zeus Shadow Fiend Lion Morphling Wraith King
Vengeful Spirit Storm Spirit Juggernaut Clockwerk Skywrath Mage
1 Evil Geniuses EG
MVP.Phx MVP/MVP Phoenix 1
April 10, 2015 - 21:00 EDT
Beastmaster Skywrath Mage Shadow Fiend Phoenix Drow Ranger
Troll Warlord Earthshaker Clockwerk Disruptor Zeus
0 Balkan Bears BBC
NoT Not Today 0
April 10, 2015 - 22:00 EDT
Not Today was on their flight during the time when the game against EG was scheduled and were given a default loss
1 Evil Geniuses EG
NoT Not Today 0
April 10, 2015 - 23:30 EDT
Zeus Lion Storm Spirit Vengeful Spirit Ember Spirit
Io Tiny Axe Dazzle Night Stalker
1 Ninjas in Pyjamas NiP
Day 2[edit]
Day 2
BBC Balkan Bears 0
April 11, 2015 - 10:00 EDT
Rubick Lina Spirit Breaker Meepo Dazzle
Lion Batrider Ogre Magi Templar Assassin Sven
1 Evil Geniuses EG
NoT Not Today 0
April 11, 2015 - 11:30 EDT
Earthshaker Axe Skywrath Mage Medusa Clockwerk
Troll Warlord Batrider Tusk Storm Spirit Dazzle
1 Team Empire Empire
MVP.Phx MVP/MVP Phoenix 0
April 11, 2015 - 12:55 EDT
Beastmaster Skywrath Mage Shadow Fiend Phoenix Jakiro
Troll Warlord Night Stalker Clockwerk Templar Assassin Dazzle
1 Ninjas in Pyjamas NiP
BBC Balkan Bears 1
April 11, 2015 - 14:10 EDT
Axe Dazzle Lion Slark Tinker
Zeus Lina Vengeful Spirit Bristleback Broodmother
0 Not Today NoT
NiP Ninjas in Pyjamas 0
April 11, 2015 - 15:55 EDT
Night Stalker Zeus Batrider Slark Skywrath Mage
Troll Warlord Vengeful Spirit Visage Drow Ranger Queen of Pain
1 Team Empire Empire
EG Evil Geniuses 0
April 11, 2015 - 17:00 EDT
Earthshaker Storm Spirit Lion Clockwerk Sniper
Witch Doctor Axe Disruptor Queen of Pain Anti-Mage
1 MVP/MVP Phoenix MVP.Phx
Empire Team Empire 1
April 11, 2015 - 18:40 EDT
Axe Phoenix Dazzle Brewmaster Phantom Assassin
Vengeful Spirit Windranger Lich Timbersaw Bloodseeker
0 Balkan Bears BBC
MVP.Phx MVP/MVP Phoenix 1
April 11, 2015 - 19:50 EDT
Zeus Storm Spirit Earthshaker Skywrath Mage Phantom Assassin
Batrider Vengeful Spirit Dazzle Invoker Sniper
0 Not Today NoT
EG Evil Geniuses 0
April 11, 2015 - 20:55 EDT
Vengeful Spirit Juggernaut Skywrath Mage Shadow Fiend Beastmaster
Io Axe Dazzle Tiny Lina
1 Ninjas in Pyjamas NiP
Empire Team Empire 1
April 11, 2015 - 21:50 EDT
Batrider Vengeful Spirit Juggernaut Templar Assassin Disruptor
Troll Warlord Night Stalker Skywrath Mage Storm Spirit Clockwerk
0 Ninjas in Pyjamas NiP

Stage Two[edit]

Round 1 (Bo3)
MVP Phoenix
April 12, 2015 - 12:00 EDT
Witch Doctor Earthshaker Bristleback Shadow Fiend Ember Spirit
Axe Lina Shadow Demon Luna Storm Spirit
Skywrath Mage Beastmaster Vengeful Spirit Storm Spirit Phantom Lancer
Axe Shadow Fiend Shadow Demon Lina Lycan
Evil Geniuses
Round 2 (Bo3)
Ninjas in Pyjamas
April 12, 2015 - 14:30 EDT
Chen Witch Doctor Luna Clockwerk Razor
Troll Warlord Lina Magnus Sand King Rubick
Vengeful Spirit Batrider Drow Ranger Visage Puck
Lina Shadow Demon Zeus Clockwerk Phantom Assassin
Dazzle Axe Sniper Lion Zeus
Earthshaker Queen of Pain Witch Doctor Faceless Void Storm Spirit
Evil Geniuses
Grand Finals (Bo3)
Team Empire
April 12, 2015 - 18:15 EDT
Io Tiny Dazzle Brewmaster Spirit Breaker
Lion Queen of Pain Magnus Juggernaut Undying
Sniper Treant Protector Vengeful Spirit Phoenix Juggernaut
Clockwerk Skywrath Mage Queen of Pain Spectre Rubick
Sniper Disruptor Queen of Pain Undying Razor
Clockwerk Storm Spirit Faceless Void Witch Doctor Omniknight
Evil Geniuses