PGL will run the first three stages of The International 2022 - the Regional Qualifiers, Last Chance Qualifiers, and Group Stage
Bucharest, Romania - August 29, 2022 - PGL will be the host of three stages of the most anticipated DOTA 2 event of the year: The International 2022 (TI 11).
The International 2022 knocks on the door, but first of all, eight slots are still available for the biggest DOTA 2 event of the year.
The Regional Qualifiers will take place between September 3-17: Each region (Eastern Europe, South America, China, North America, Southeast Asia, and Western Europe) still has three slots available for TI, and teams from every region will fight over five days for one direct invite to the Group Stage, and two invites to the Last Chance Qualifiers.
EEU - September 3-7
Participating teams: X3, Unique, cybercats, HYDRA, Outsiders, Pari Parni, PuckChamp, Mind Games, Natus Vincere, HellRaisers, One Move, BetBoom Team, Nemiga Gaming, Project Armor.
SA - September 3-7
Participating teams: Infamous, Ravens, No Runes, SG esports, Hokori, Wolf Team, Infinity, Tempest, Dreamers Esports, Balrogs, Qhali, Mad Kings.
CN - September 8-12
Participating teams: Royal Never Give Up, Xtreme Gaming, EHOME, Aster.Aries, Vici Gaming, CDEC Gaming, Invictus Gaming, Ybb Gaming, Team MagMa, LBZS, ShenZhen, Team Fusion, Team Saiyan.
NA - September 8-12
Participating teams: Soniqs, nouns, Wildcard Gaming, 5RATFORCESTAFF, Alpha, The Cut, KBU.US, felt, Team DogChamp, Eternity, Arkosh Gaming, CDUB Esports.
SEA - September 13-17
Participating teams: Talon Esports, T1, RSG, Polaris Esports, Nigma Galaxy SEA, Neon Esports, Execration, Lilgun, Army Geniuses, Summit Gaming, Atlantis, Xerxia, TNC Predator.
WEU - September 13-17
Participating teams: Team Liquid, Entity, Team Secret, Nigma Galaxy, goonsquad, Into The Breach, Alliance, DGG Esports, IVY, Team Bald Reborn, 11Monkeyz, Brame.
The Last Chance Qualifiers for TI will happen between October 8-12. Twelve teams (2 from each region - 2nd and 3rd place from Regional Qualifiers) will fight for the last two spots in the Group Stage.
The Group Stage (October 15-18) will host 20 teams. After four days, two teams from each group will be eliminated, and sixteen teams will advance to the Main Event.
The Regional Qualifiers, Last Chance Qualifiers, and the Group Stage of The International 2022 will be streamed on PGL's channels.