Pinnacle Esports hosts $100,000 tournament for EU and CIS teams

posted by NanaKrustofski,
Do you want more Dota action during the DPC? The Pinnacle Cup is right around the corner and features 12 teams from Europe and CIS, fighting for a $100,000 prize pool. The Pinnacle Cup is right ahead, waiting with some EU-CIS Dota action! 12 teams will face each other from 5-30 May, fighting for a prize pool of $100,000. All matches can be watched on the official Twitch channel of TEBTV.

If the name Pinnacle Cup sounds familiar to you: this will be the second iteration of their cup-series. The first event came to an end in April and was played in CS:GO.

The format:

The tournament is split into a Group Stage and into Playoffs. Ten teams received a direct invite for the Group Stage. They will be joined in the Playoffs by two additional teams, which have not yet been revealed.

Group Stage: 5-25 May

  • Single round-robin (best-of-three)
  • Top two teams advance to Upper Bracket
  • 3rd-6th place teams advance to Lower Bracket
  • Remaining teams are eliminated

Playoffs: 26-30

  • Double-elimination bracket (best-of-three)
  • Grand Final (best-of-five)

The participants

Which team are you rooting for?

Photo credit: Pinnacle Esports