cover noticias

Chinese team Newbee wins Dota 2 championship

23/07/2014 11:25:00

Chinese-based e-sports team Newbee eSports Club snagged the top prize at The International Dota 2 Championship in Seattle on Monday.


Newbee defeated ViCi Gaming three matches to one in the best-of-five championship, earning a $5 million first-place prize. The five-member team will take home $1 million a piece.


After dropping the first game to ViCi, Newbee stormed back, claiming the next three games en route to victory. Runner-ups ViCi don't go home empty-handed. The team will split a second-place prize totaling nearly $1.5 million.


This is the fourth year of The International Dota 2 Championship, hosted by the game's creator, Valve Software.


For the first time, ESPN carried the Dota 2 Championships on its network. The tournament was available through the ESPN3 streaming channel, and a finals preview aired on ESPN 2.

This website uses cookies and third-party cookies in order to offer you the best user experience. If you continue to use this site you are giving
your consent and acceptance of the above cookies and acceptance of our cookies policy. Find out more about our cookies policy here. Close.