Following their success in SEA through ESL One Manila, the prestige tournament organizer will once again head to the region, but this time, will land on the Wild East that is Malaysia.
With just barely 2 days to go before the groupstage battles of ESL One Frankfurt 2016, which will be this coming Friday, June 17, 2016, the lone Chinese team LGD Gaming will have to back-out from the tournament due to undisclosed health concerns.
In an urgent announcement via Tweet made by the ESL management, LGD will be replaced by a team, possibly still from China, which will be announced soon later today or earlier tomorrow. With LGD coming off from the Chinese Qualifiers, the next possible team that could replace them would be team ViCi Gaming Reborn which came out as 2nd Place in the Chinese Main Qualifiers.
LGD Gaming‘s recent achievement include [...]
While TI6 is just really around the corner with the open and regional qualifier dates already revealed, plus the invites to be announced soon, we will still have one more checkpoint to go through as ESL One Frankfurt 2016 looms.
Happening later this week, one of Dota 2’s most prestigious stages will once again pit the best teams of today for a weekend of pro action. Witness the invited teams, TI3 Champions Alliance, 2-time Major winners OG and the EPICENTER:Moscow title holders Team Liquid face off against the qualified contenders, LGD Gaming, Vega Squadron, Natus Vincere, compLexity Gaming and Fnatic.
First match schedules and Groupstage brackets are already set, [...]