Mars Dota 2 League 2017

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[e][h]Mars Dota 2 League 2017
MDL2017.jpg
League Information
Organizer:
Mars Media
Game Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Wuhan
Venue:
Optics Valley International Tennis Center
Number of Teams:
8
Format:
Round-robin group stage
Double-elimination
Prize pool:
$250,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-07-05
End Date:
2017-07-09
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Gold.png Lgdlogo2016 std.png
Silver.png LGD.FY std.png
Bronze.png Newbeelogo std.png
Copper.png OGLogo std.png

Overview[edit]

Format[edit]

Qualifiers


LAN Finals[1]

  • Group Stage
    • Eight teams play in a round-robin format
    • All matches are played in a Bo1
    • Top four teams advance to the Upper Bracket.
      • Top team can choose opponent from the 3rd/4th placed teams. 2nd place will play against the other one.
    • Other four teams advance to the Lower Bracket
      • 5th vs 8th and 6th vs 7th
    • Tiebreaker rules:
      • Two teams:
        • Head to head result
      • Three or more teams:
        • Head to head result
        • Additional set of games (Bo1)
        • If a tie can be broken along the way, the process is restarted (back to head-to-head)
        • If a tie breaker cannot determine a winner, an additional tie breaker will be played.
  • Playoffs
    • Eight teams in a double-elimination bracket.
    • All matches except Grand Finals are played in a Bo3
    • Grand Finals is played in a Bo5.

Prize Pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

Invictus Gaming
1China BurNIng 
2China Op 
3China Xxs 
4China BoBoKa 
5China Q 
CChina rOtK 
Newbee
1China Moogy 
2China Sccc 
3Australia kpii 
4China Faith 
5China Kaka 
OG
1Denmark N0tail 
2Australia ana 
3Sweden s4 
4Finland JerAx 
5Israel Fly 
CFrance 7ckngMad 
Evil Geniuses
1Canada Arteezy 
2Pakistan Suma1L 
3USA UNiVeRsE 
4Sweden zai 
5Denmark Cr1t- 
CUSA Fear 
CUSA SVG 
Vici Gaming1, 2
1
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 China END
2
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 China Ori
3
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 China Yang
4
VGJ logo std.png
 China fy
5
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 China Hym
C
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 China LaNm 
1The Europe Qualifier was canceled due to a scheduling problem. The slot was given to Vici Gaming.
2Hao and ChuaN sat out of the tournament and were replaced by VG substitute END and VGJ's fy, respectively. [2]

Group Stage[edit]

Round Robin[edit]

Standings preview
1. OGLogo std.png OG 5-2
2. Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD Gaming1 4-3
2. LGD.FY std.png LGD.Forever Young1 4-3
2. Newbeelogo std.png Newbee1 4-3
5. Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses 4-3
6. Vglogo std.png Vici Gaming 3-4
7. IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming 3-4
8. ClutchGamersLogo std.png Clutch Gamers 1-6

Cross Table[edit]

ClutchGamersLogo std.png0-1
D1S3
0-1
D1S5
0-1
D1S7
1-0
D2S9
0-1
D1S1
0-1
D2S13
0-1
D2S11
Eglogo std.png1-0
D1S3
1-0
D2S12
0-1
D1S5
0-1
D2S14
0-1
D2S10
1-0
D1S1
1-0
D2S8
IGlogo std.png1-0
D1S5
0-1
D2S12
1-0
D2S14
0-1
D1S7
1-0
D1S3
0-1
D2S10
0-1
D1S2
Lgdlogo2016 std.png1-0
D1S7
1-0
D1S5
0-1
D2S14
1-0
D1S2
0-1
D2S12
1-0
D1S4
0-1
D2S9
LGD.FY std.png0-1
D2S9
1-0
D2S14
1-0
D1S7
0-1
D1S2
1-0
D1S6
0-1
D2S11
1-0
D1S4
Newbeelogo std.png1-0
D1S1
1-0
D2S10
0-1
D1S3
1-0
D2S12
0-1
D1S6
0-1
D2S8
1-0
D2S13
OGLogo std.png1-0
D2S13
0-1
D1S1
1-0
D2S10
0-1
D1S4
1-0
D2S11
1-0
D2S8
1-0
D1S6
Vglogo std.png1-0
D2S11
0-1
D2S8
1-0
D1S2
1-0
D2S9
0-1
D1S4
0-1
D2S13
0-1
D1S6
ClutchGamersLogo std.pngEglogo std.pngIGlogo std.pngLgdlogo2016 std.pngLGD.FY std.pngNewbeelogo std.pngOGLogo std.pngVglogo std.png
1The three teams tied for second place decided to forego tiebreakers as none of them minded facing OG in the Upper Bracket.[3] OG chose LGD as their opponent.[4]

Matches[edit]

Day 1[edit]

Series 1[edit]
Series 1 lrthread
CG ClutchGamersLogo std.png 0
July 5, 2017 - 10:00 CST
Clockwerk Bristleback Keeper of the Light Shadow Fiend Venomancer
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Shadow Shaman Faceless Void Phoenix Batrider Invoker
30m47s
1 Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
EG Eglogo std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 10:00 CST
Io Drow Ranger Earthshaker Storm Spirit Kunkka
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Shadow Shaman Faceless Void Winter Wyvern Arc Warden Invoker
34m08s
0 OGLogo std.png OG
Series 2[edit]
Series 2 lrthread
iG IGlogo std.png 0
July 5, 2017 - 11:15 CST
Sand King Death Prophet Silencer Troll Warlord Magnus
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Rubick Earthshaker Phoenix Dragon Knight Terrorblade
46m45s
1 Vglogo std.png VG
LGD Lgdlogo2016 std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 11:15 CST
Earthshaker Keeper of the Light Tusk Phantom Lancer Sven
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Puck Drow Ranger Rubick Storm Spirit Treant Protector
47m02s
0 LGD.FY std.png LFY
Series 3[edit]
Series 3 lrthread
CG ClutchGamersLogo std.png 0
July 5, 2017 - 12:30 CST
Drow Ranger Disruptor Slardar Batrider Queen of Pain
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Puck Earthshaker Lycan Broodmother Lina
21m47s
1 Eglogo std.png EG
iG IGlogo std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 12:30 CST
Nyx Assassin Death Prophet Oracle Earthshaker Clinkz
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Disruptor Juggernaut Silencer Batrider
46m55s
0 Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
Series 4[edit]
Series 4 lrthread
LGD Lgdlogo2016 std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 13:45 CST
Kunkka Faceless Void Ancient Apparition Tidehunter Mirana
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Batrider Night Stalker Visage Ember Spirit Meepo
41m13s
0 OGLogo std.png OG
LFY LGD.FY std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 13:45 CST
Lich Faceless Void Earthshaker Invoker Doom
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Batrider Earth Spirit Skywrath Mage Weaver Lina
53m45s
0 Vglogo std.png VG
Series 5[edit]
Series 5 lrthread
CG ClutchGamersLogo std.png 0
July 5, 2017 - 15:00 CST
Sand King Puck Rubick Omniknight Ember Spirit
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Kunkka Shadow Shaman Faceless Void Templar Assassin Clinkz
36m59s
1 IGlogo std.png iG
LGD Lgdlogo2016 std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 16:15 CST
Earth Spirit Batrider Silencer Chaos Knight Lina
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Puck Kunkka Lifestealer Pugna Legion Commander
36m33s
0 Eglogo std.png EG
Series 6[edit]
Series 6 lrthread
LFY LGD.FY std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 17:30 CST
Sand King Disruptor Chaos Knight Tidehunter Viper
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Nyx Assassin Warlock Faceless Void Batrider Tinker
40m32s
0 Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
VG Vglogo std.png 0
July 5, 2017 - 18:45 CST
Sand King Warlock Batrider Troll Warlord Templar Assassin
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Earth Spirit Phoenix Tidehunter Chaos Knight Puck
51m11s
1 OGLogo std.png OG
Series 7[edit]
Series 7 lrthread
CG ClutchGamersLogo std.png 0
July 5, 2017 - 20:00 CST
Witch Doctor Faceless Void Riki Invoker Sand King
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Earthshaker Disruptor Bristleback Bloodseeker Storm Spirit
57m09s
1 Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD
LFY LGD.FY std.png 1
July 5, 2017 - 21:15 CST
Elder Titan Crystal Maiden Bristleback Bloodseeker Ember Spirit
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Kunkka Shadow Shaman Batrider Sven Shadow Fiend
55m02s
0 IGlogo std.png iG

Day 2[edit]

Series 8[edit]
Series 8 lrthread
VG Vglogo std.png 0
July 6, 2017 - 10:00 CST
Night Stalker Shadow Shaman Legion Commander Phantom Assassin Chaos Knight
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Earthshaker Venomancer Earth Spirit Pugna Enigma
29m04s
1 Eglogo std.png EG
OG OGLogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 10:00 CST
Sand King Bristleback Dazzle Invoker Visage
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Disruptor Earthshaker Ursa Death Prophet Earth Spirit
25m00s
0 Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
Series 9[edit]
Series 9 lrthread
CG ClutchGamersLogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 11:15 CST
Faceless Void Phoenix Sand King Queen of Pain Broodmother
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Dazzle Earth Spirit Lina Beastmaster Huskar
28m48s
0 LGD.FY std.png LFY
VG Vglogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 11:15 CST
Rubick Puck Phoenix Omniknight Chaos Knight
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Earthshaker Earth Spirit Silencer Ursa Ember Spirit
65m52s
0 Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD
Series 10[edit]
Series 10 lrthread
OG OGLogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 12:30 CST
Earth Spirit Tidehunter Vengeful Spirit Terrorblade Invoker
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Night Stalker Warlock Doom Razor Sniper
36m43s
0 IGlogo std.png iG
Newbee Newbeelogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 12:30 CST
Night Stalker Rubick Weaver Clockwerk Lone Druid
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Earthshaker Venomancer Earth Spirit Ancient Apparition Chaos Knight
58m28s
0 Eglogo std.png EG
Series 11[edit]
Series 11 lrthread
CG ClutchGamersLogo std.png 0
July 6, 2017 - 14:30 CST
Rubick Sand King Riki Bloodseeker Viper
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Nyx Assassin Puck Sven Witch Doctor Bounty Hunter
34m26s
1 Vglogo std.png VG
OG OGLogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 14:30 CST
Phoenix Invoker Visage Centaur Warrunner Chaos Knight
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Death Prophet Nyx Assassin Warlock Weaver
43m37s
0 LGD.FY std.png LFY
Series 12[edit]
Series 12 lrthread
Newbee Newbeelogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 15:50 CST
Shadow Shaman Faceless Void Puck Mirana Medusa
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Earth Spirit Phoenix Beastmaster Dragon Knight Venomancer
63m41s
0 Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD
EG Eglogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 15:50 CST
Io Queen of Pain Faceless Void Spirit Breaker Necrophos
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Clockwerk Skywrath Mage Tidehunter Dragon Knight Slark
24m12s
0 IGlogo std.png iG
Series 13[edit]
Series 13 lrthread
CG ClutchGamersLogo std.png 0
July 6, 2017 - 17:20 CST
Nyx Assassin Phoenix Batrider Juggernaut Outworld Devourer
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Earth Spirit Invoker Oracle Chaos Knight Beastmaster
23m57s
1 OGLogo std.png OG
Newbee Newbeelogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 17:30 CST
Sand King Silencer Legion Commander Juggernaut Templar Assassin
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Puck Earth Spirit Keeper of the Light Earthshaker Lone Druid
34m44s
0 Vglogo std.png VG
Series 14[edit]
Series 14 lrthread
EG Eglogo std.png 0
July 6, 2017 - 18:30 CST
Dazzle Sand King Ember Spirit Chaos Knight Dark Seer
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Night Stalker Ancient Apparition Death Prophet Sven Earthshaker
47m35s
1 LGD.FY std.png LFY
iG IGlogo std.png 1
July 6, 2017 - 18:50 CST
Earth Spirit Death Prophet Warlock Zeus Slark
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Batrider Dazzle Terrorblade Lina
41m53s
0 Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD

Playoffs[edit]

 

 

Semifinals
OGLogo std.png OG
0
July 7, 2017 - 10:00 CST
Phoenix Tusk Tidehunter Invoker Bloodseeker
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Kunkka Faceless Void Shadow Shaman Mirana Gyrocopter
35m25s
Faceless Void Phoenix Tusk Death Prophet Enigma
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Kunkka Shadow Shaman Beastmaster Queen of Pain Medusa
45m15s
Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD Gaming
2
LGD.FY std.png LGD.Forever Young
2
July 7, 2017 - 13:30 CST
Earth Spirit Batrider Oracle Dragon Knight Lycan
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Faceless Void Ancient Apparition Queen of Pain Kunkka Phoenix
30m18s
Earthshaker Ancient Apparition Bristleback Bloodseeker Zeus
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Visage Weaver Slardar Queen of Pain
29m56s
Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
0
Winners' Finals
Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD Gaming
1
July 8, 2017 - 18:00 CST
Earthshaker Ancient Apparition Faceless Void Rubick Death Prophet
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Batrider Magnus Skywrath Mage Ember Spirit
24m27s
Earthshaker Shadow Shaman Batrider Ember Spirit Gyrocopter
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Puck Earth Spirit Ancient Apparition Dragon Knight Lifestealer
50m10s
Earthshaker Phoenix Nyx Assassin Venomancer Invoker
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Earth Spirit Death Prophet Batrider Silencer Lycan
39m01s
LGD.FY std.png LGD.Forever Young
2
Losers' Round 1
Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses
2
July 7, 2017 - 16:45 CST
Io Venomancer Earthshaker Spirit Breaker Silencer
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Faceless Void Witch Doctor Queen of Pain Underlord
28m25s
Venomancer Oracle Faceless Void Night Stalker Alchemist
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Rubick Clockwerk Weaver Death Prophet
32m37s
ClutchGamersLogo std.png Clutch Gamers
0
Vglogo std.png Vici Gaming
0
July 7, 2017 - 19:15 CST
Earthshaker Rubick Puck Lifestealer Enigma
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Kunkka Warlock Batrider Templar Assassin Troll Warlord
68m19s
Nyx Assassin Phoenix Sven Dragon Knight Enchantress
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Kunkka Shadow Shaman Earthshaker Troll Warlord Weaver
31m31s
IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
2
Losers' Round 2
OGLogo std.png OG
2
July 8, 2017 - 10:00 CST
Kunkka Visage Nyx Assassin Storm Spirit Oracle
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Bane Mirana Invoker Sand King Brewmaster
42m14s
Kunkka Tidehunter Dazzle Chaos Knight Tinker
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Faceless Void Lich Elder Titan Clinkz Zeus
51m58s
Visage Faceless Void Monkey King Oracle Earthshaker
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Nyx Assassin Keeper of the Light Pudge Storm Spirit Ursa
42m45s
Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses
1
Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
2
July 8, 2017 - 14:30 CST
Shadow Shaman Sand King Omniknight Terrorblade Ember Spirit
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Kunkka Warlock Weaver Dragon Knight Enigma
32m19s
Clockwerk Crystal Maiden Juggernaut Sand King Dragon Knight
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Nyx Assassin Puck Visage Earthshaker Weaver
46m03s
Shadow Shaman Sand King Venomancer Tidehunter Invoker
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Puck Night Stalker Warlock Weaver Storm Spirit
27m36s
IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
1
Losers' Round 3
OGLogo std.png OG
0
July 8, 2017 - 21:00 CST
Shadow Shaman Invoker Rubick Lone Druid Centaur Warrunner
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Sand King Visage Puck Queen of Pain Lycan
42m32s
Earth Spirit Puck Vengeful Spirit Invoker Venomancer
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Visage Nyx Assassin Sven Templar Assassin Earthshaker
69m12s
Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
2
Losers' Finals
Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD Gaming
2
July 9, 2017 - 12:00 CST
Ancient Apparition Earth Spirit Tidehunter Chaos Knight Storm Spirit
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Faceless Void Puck Skywrath Mage Vengeful Spirit Terrorblade
36m29s
Earthshaker Warlock Earth Spirit Sven Storm Spirit
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Shadow Shaman Puck Sand King Invoker Venomancer
53m00s
Earth Spirit Ancient Apparition Beastmaster Queen of Pain Troll Warlord
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Shadow Shaman Puck Rubick Lycan Lina
21m13s
Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
1
Grand Finals
LGD.FY std.png LGD.Forever Young
2
July 9, 2017 - 17:00 CST
Earthshaker Puck Visage Drow Ranger Bristleback
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Earth Spirit Shadow Shaman Gyrocopter Broodmother Queen of Pain
39m40s
Night Stalker Oracle Queen of Pain Elder Titan Lycan
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Ancient Apparition Faceless Void Death Prophet Tusk Enigma
46m22s
Night Stalker Ancient Apparition Chaos Knight Omniknight Pugna
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Earth Spirit Shadow Shaman Earthshaker Enigma Troll Warlord
42m39s
Night Stalker Dragon Knight Dazzle Batrider Morphling
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Kunkka Faceless Void Witch Doctor Medusa Drow Ranger
51m18s
Earth Spirit Dragon Knight Warlock Bristleback Zeus
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Kunkka Silencer Ursa Tidehunter Anti-Mage
28m34s
Lgdlogo2016 std.png LGD Gaming
3

Peak viewers[edit]

Data about number of viewers is based on information from Esports Charts[5]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 2 684 985 viewers
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 79 595 viewers
  • English streams peak was 51 642 viewers
  • Russian streams peak was 28 602 viewers
  • Chinese streams peak was 2 614 404 viewers
  • Twitch.tv peak was 74 972 viewers

Streams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Mars Media (30 June 2017). "2017 MDL国际精英邀请赛直播赛程安排新鲜出炉! [2017 MDL International Elite Invitational Tournament Schedule Freshly baked!"] (in Chinese). Retrieved 2 July 2017.
  2. @ViCi_Gaming (2017-07-04). "Hao and ChuaN are taking a break". twitter.com.
  3. @MarsMedia (2017-07-06). "No Tiebreakers". twitter.com.
  4. @MarsMedia (2017-07-06). "OG Chooses LGD". twitter.com.
  5. Esports Charts (2017-13-07). "Mars Dota 2 League 2017 detailed stats". esc.watch.