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The 2016-2017 Dota 2 Hub

The International 7 returns to Seattle, Washington at the KeyArena. Courtesy of Valve

Go to events: Valve Events | Dota 2 Asia Championships | ESL One | DreamHack | Dota Pit | MarsTV Dota 2 League | The Summit | Starladder | Other Events

Go to other content: Interviews and Features | Full Esports Calendar

Valve Events

Kiev Major

Date (main event): April 27-30, 2017
Prize Pool: $3,000,000

Winner: OG

Main Event

Finals: OG cements its dynasty

Day 3: Dota 2 Kiev Major semifinals set

Day 2: SG e-sports upsets top-seed Team Secret

Day 1: Digital Chaos upset, Virtus.Pro cruises

Preview: Invictus Gaming, OG remain favorites at Kiev Major

Group Stages

Day 2: Team Secret and Virtus.pro come up clutch

Day 1: Raven steals the show

Qualifiers

Team Onyx pulls off stunning comeback at Kiev qualifier
Team Secret has something left to prove
South American rivalries form as SG e-sports qualifies for Kiev
Invictus squads take both Chinese qualifying spots for Dota 2 Kiev Major
Virtus.pro qualifies for Kiev Major in undefeated win streak
Faceless and TNC qualify for the Kiev Major

The International 7

Date: August 7-12, 2017
Prize Pool: TBA

Boston Major

Date: December 3-10, 2016
Prize Pool: $3,000,000

Main Event

OG defeats Ad Finem at Boston Major for its third Major title
Evil Geniuses rocket into Boston Major semifinals
Underdogs and sister squads square off in Boston
Evil Geniuses get redemption with sweep of Wings at Boston Major
Storylines and rivalries heading into the Boston Major bracket

Group Stage

LGD and OG lead group C and D at the Boston Major
Digital Chaos and Virtus.pro sweep to claim top seeds in Boston Major groups
Favorites and underdogs in the Boston Major opening matches
Final eight-team field set for Dota 2 Boston Major
Dota 2 teams swap regions for Boston Major qualifier
Valve announces groups for Boston Major

Previews

Dota 2 Boston Major meta breakdown: Know thy enemy
Dota 2 Boston Major power rankings
Storylines heading into Dota 2's first major of the season

Dota 2 Asia Championships

DAC 2017

Date: March 28 - April 4, 2017
Prize Pool: $500,000

Main Event

Dota 2 Asia Championships Main Event: Invictus tops OG in finals
Dota 2 Asia Championships Main Event: Another one bites the dust
Dota 2 Asia Championships Main Event: Fall of the old vanguard
Dota 2 Asia Championships Main Event: Elimination bracket hogs action on Day 1

Previews and Group Stage

Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 Day 3 - Empire, iG, Newbee secure top seeds
Dota 2 Asia Championship 2017 Day 2 - Group B still undecided
Dota 2 Asia Championship 2017 Day 1 - OG sits on top
The Dota 2 Asia Championships preview - OG, Team Liquid looking strong
EG, Wings, OG, Newbee invited to Dota 2 Asia Championships

Qualifiers

Team NP thwarts Digital Chaos to win Dota 2 Asia Championship NA qualifier
Team Faceless faces down WarriorsGaming.Unity
Team Liquid beats B)ears, qualifies for the Dota 2 Asia Championships

ESL One

ESL One Hamburg

Date: October 28-29, 2017
Prize Pool: $250,000

Previews

Dota 2's ESL One Hamburg announced for October

ESL One Genting

Date: January 6-8, 2017
Prize Pool: $250,000

Previews and Recaps

Digital Chaos reigns supreme at Dota 2's ESL One Genting
ESL One Genting Day 2: Wings and Virtus.pro dominate
ESL One Genting Day 1: Digital Chaos defeats Wings Gaming
It's 'do or die' for Dota 2 teams at ESL One Genting

Dota Pit

Season 5

Date: January 20-22, 2017
Prize Pool: $139,860

Previews and Recaps

What we learned from Dota Pit Season 5
Evil Geniuses overthrow OG in Dota Pit S5 grand finals
Evil Geniuses take down OG thrilling five-game series
Evil Geniuses are in, Digital Chaos out on Day 2 of Dota Pit S5 Finals
OG sweep Virtus.pro on Day 1 of Dota Pit S5 finals
Dota Pit Season 5 finals preview: Secret, VP have something to prove

MarsTV Dota 2 League

2016 Autumn

Date: September 28 - October 2, 2016
Prize Pool: $250,000

Previews and Recaps

Evil Geniuses victorious at MDL to kick off the Dota 2 season
Previewing the MarsTV Dota 2 League: All eyes on EG

The Summit

The Summit 6

Date: November 16-20, 2017
Prize Pool: $100,000

Previews and Recaps

Virtus.pro sweeps OG 3-0 in TS6 finals
EG clips Wings to advance to The Summit 6's top three
Teams face elimination on Day 3 of The Summit 6
Familiar faces match up on Day 2 of The Summit 6
The Summit 6 kicks off with a high-profile rematch
The prelude to Boston: Breaking down The Summit 6

StarLadder i-League StarSeries

Season 3

Date: February 23-26, 2017
Prize Pool: $300,000

Other Events

Manila Masters (coming soon!)

Date: May 26-28
Prize Pool: $250,000
Winner: TBD
Second place: TBD
Third-fourth: TBD
Fifth-eighth: TBD

World Electronic Sports Games 2016

Date: January 12-14, 2017
Prize Pool: $1,500,000

Northern Arena BEAT Invitational

Date:November 10-13, 2016
Prize Pool: $100,000

Previews and Recaps

Wings' dominating win streak continues post-TI

China Top 2016

Date: December 17-18, 2016
Prize Pool: $229,904

Interviews and Features

Ad Finem's Boston Major Cinderella story
Visage, Underlord, Weaver? What heroes are trending on 7.01?
Pros react to Dota 2 Patch 7.00
Warriors Gaming Unity surprises many at Boston Major
Swindlemelonzz: 'Work smarter, not harder'
Dream green: The rebuilding of OG's empire
The final call: Cr1t steps up to the captain's plate
Winners and losers of the Dota 2 roster shuffle
No longer underdogs: A look at Digital Chaos, post-TI
Liquid's 'BuLba': 'All my favorite memories from Dota were from Liquid'
No meta, nerf Mirana and the reign of the qualifiers: what we learned from TI6