The Premier League is an international professional league for Dota 2 featuring the top eight Dota 2 teams in the world battle it out for the $15,500 seasonal cash prize. The league is commentated and broadcast live every week by Blaze & Triumph in English and by Versuta in Russian via The Premier League TV. We’ve given away over $50,000 in cash prizes in the past year alone.
The 8 teams competing will play 7 cups and win points according to their position at the end of each cup. The top 4 teams in Season will fight for a piece of the $15,500 prize pool during the season’s Finals weekends at the conclusion of the regular season.
The Finals Weekend is a live studio-produced broadcast event featuring the top 4 teams from the regular season (essentially the playoffs via a double elimination, best-of-three bracket with performance seeding). The prize distribution will be as follows: $9,000 for first place, $3,000 for second place, $2,000 for third and $1,000 for 4th.