The ONE Esports Singapore Major, the first Major of the 2021 DPC Season, is scheduled for March 27 - April 4, 2021 at the Fairmont Singapore hotel in a LAN setting but unfortunately, without any spectators. The ONE Esports Singapore Major is also going to mark the return of the Dota 2 Major Championships after a break of 14 months so Dota 2 fans are expecting some scintillating clashes between the best Dota 2 teams in the world.
Here are the complete details of the teams’ final list, the schedule of the three stages of the Major - the wild card, the group stage, and the playoffs as well as the broadcast talent crew.
ONE Esports Singapore Major: Wild Card Teams List and Schedule
- Team Nigma (EU)
- Team Liquid (EU)
- T1 (SEA)
- AS Monaco Gambit (CIS)
- Vici Gaming (China)
- PSG.LGD (China)
- 6 teams BO2 round-robin.
- The top two teams from the wild card will advance to the group stage.
- The bottom four teams will get eliminated.
Schedule (All times are in SGT)
The wild card will be held from March 27 -28, 2021. Two matches will take place simultaneously throughout the day in the wild cards.
March 27 (Saturday)
|10:00 AM||Team Liquid vs Team Nigma||AS Monaco Gambit vs T1|
|12:00 PM||Team Liquid vs PSG.LGD||AS Monaco Gambit vs ViCi Gaming|
|02:00 PM||Team Nigma vs PSG.LGD||ViCi Gaming vs T1|
|04:00 PM||Team Nigma vs AS Monaco Gambit||T1 vs Team Liquid|
March 28 (Sunday)
|10:00 AM||ViCi Gaming vs Team Nigma||AS Monaco Gambit vs Team 5|
|12:00 PM||AS Monaco Gambit vs Team Liquid||T1 vs Team Nigma|
|02:00 PM||PSG.LGD vs T1||ViCi Gaming vs Team Liquid|
|04:00 PM||PSG.LGD vs ViCi Gaming||--|
ONE Esports Singapore Major: Group Stage Teams List and Format
- Alliance (EU)
- Neon Esports (SEA)
- Natus Vincere (CIS)
- Quincy Crew (NA)
- Thunder Predator (SA)
- Team Aster (China)
- Wild Card #1
- Wild Card #2
- 8 teams BO2 round-robin.
- The top two teams from the group stages will advance to the playoffs’ upper bracket.
- The 3rd to 6th placed teams will advance to the playoffs lower bracket.
- The bottom two teams will get eliminated.
ONE Esports Singapore Major: Playoffs Team List and Format
- Team Secret
- Evil Geniuses
- Invictus Gaming
- Group Stage #1
- Group Stage #2
- Group Stage #3
- Group Stage #4
- Group Stage #5
- Group Stage #6
- 12 teams double-elimination playoffs.
- 8 teams beginning in the upper bracket and 4 teams beginning in the lower bracket.
ONE Esports Singapore Major: English Broadcast Talent Crew
The English talent crew was announced on March 3, 2021, involving two hosts, two observers and eight commentators.
- Jorien "Sheever" van der Heijden
- Kasumi "Sumichu" Yogi
- Johan "Weppas" Westberg
- Rikard 'skrff' Holm Melin
- Neal "tsunami" Khandheria
- Owen "ODPixel" Davies
Ioannis "Fogged" Loucas(Potentially infected with COVID 19)
- Benjamin "Bkop" Kopilow
- Admir "lizZard" Salkanović
- David "GoDz" Parker
- Dominik "Black^" Reitmeier
- Dominik "Lacoste" Stipić