StarLadder i-League Invitational Season 3

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[e][h]StarLadder i-League Invitational Season 3
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Ukraine Kiev
Venue:
CyberSport Arena
Number of Teams:
8
Format:
GSL Group Stage
Single Elimination Playoffs
Prize pool:
$300,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-10-12
End Date:
2017-10-15
Pro Circuit Points:
300
Pro Circuit Tier:
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

StarLadder i-League Invitational Season 3 will have the honour of kicking off the 2017-2018 competitive Dota 2 LAN season.

The first tournament of the new Dota 2 competitive season will be held in Kiev from the 12th to 15th of October, revisiting the same illustrious city where VG.R stormed to victory at the first SL i-League Invitational and where OG claimed their fourth Valve Major. Eight teams will fight for a $300,000 USD prize pool as well as qualification points for The International 2018.[1]

Champions of The International 2017, Team Liquid, will defend their title, having won the previous SL i-League Invitational in May 2017.

Format[edit]

  • 2 invited teams: Team Liquid and Newbee[2]
  • 6 qualifier teams from each region
  • Group Stage
    • Two groups of four teams
    • Double-elimination (GSL) format with matches played in Bo3.
    • Top two from each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs
    • Four teams play in a single-elimination bracket
    • Semifinals is in Bo3, finals is in Bo5.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Host:
    • Netherlands Sheever (Jorien van der Heijden)
  • Analysts:
  • Observer:
  • EN/RU Interviewer:
  • Host:
  • Analysts:
  • Commentators:

Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool of the tournament is $300,000 USD and 300 Pro Circuit Points.

Participants[edit]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Standings preview lrthread
1. Team Liquid 2-0 4-0
2. Mineski 2-1 4-2
3. SG e-sports 1-2 2-4
4. Vici Gaming 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

Standings preview lrthread
1. compLexity Gaming 2-0 4-1
2. Team Secret 2-1 5-2
3. Natus Vincere 1-2 3-5
4. Newbee 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
compLexity
1
15 October 2017 - 12:00 CEST
Puck Jakiro Chaos Knight Kunkka Omniknight
Tusk Night Stalker Timbersaw Viper Pugna
31m03s
Winter Wyvern Sand King Warlock Bloodseeker Pugna
Tusk Dazzle Timbersaw Necrophos Luna
36m26s
Nature's Prophet Sand King Bloodseeker Silencer Chen
Earth Spirit Jakiro Tinker Night Stalker Sven
40m24s
Mineski
2
Team Liquid
2
15 October 2017 - 15:45 CEST
Earthshaker Ancient Apparition Night Stalker Broodmother Bloodseeker
Nyx Assassin Nature's Prophet Bane Queen of Pain Timbersaw
44m26s
Earthshaker Pugna Doom Lifestealer Monkey King
Nyx Assassin Puck Bounty Hunter Weaver Templar Assassin
34m52s
Team Secret
0
Finals
Mineski
1
15 October 2017 - 18:20 CEST
Venomancer Night Stalker Clockwerk Bane Mirana
Earthshaker Pugna Jakiro Lifestealer Ember Spirit
43m41s
Rubick Clockwerk Puck Viper Arc Warden
Venomancer Earth Spirit Lion Nature's Prophet Terrorblade
45m09s
Venomancer Earth Spirit Disruptor Anti-Mage Magnus
Rubick Naga Siren Mirana Invoker Lifestealer
30m35s
Mirana Naga Siren Disruptor Nyx Assassin Alchemist
Venomancer Keeper of the Light Earth Spirit Anti-Mage Dragon Knight
20m50s
Team Liquid
3

References[edit]

  1. s.perun (26 August 2017). "Kiev to host the first-ever Minor - SL i-League Invitational S3". StarLadder.TV. Retrieved 27 August 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 s.perun (2017-09-15). "Team Liquid and Newbee received direct invites to Invitational". starladder.com.