The WESG Europe talent list is compromised of five English and six Russian casters including fan favorites such as Sheever, Godz, ODPixel and CaspeRRR. The event goes live early at 09:30 CEST tomorrow for a full day of group stage matches. Twenty teams will be competing in the group stage in Kiev, Ukraine for a piece of the $75,000 prize pool and one of eight spots for the Main event taking place in China during December.
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The WESG Europe talent has been announced. Appearing in Kiev Godz, Luminous, Sheever, ODPixel and Wakey (ODPixel’s original sidekick) will bring the English fans all of the action.
The matches are expected to be unpredictable and exciting.
Featuring teams from 15 different countries, European and CIS Dota 2 stars have formed teams with friends and peers varying in degrees of experience. A break from their usual composition gives fans the chance to cheer for teams representing national roots and realign their allegiance to their native countries.
Twenty qualified national teams from around Europe and CIS are gathering at Stereo Plaza in Kiev, Ukraine between October 6 – 9th.
On the line is $75,000. Only eight teams will advance to the main event featuring a $1,500,000 prize pool in China during the month of December.
WESG Europe talent – English
- David “Godz” Parker
- David “Luminous” Zhang
- Jorien “Sheever” van der Heijden
- Owen “ODPixel” Davies
- Chris “Wakey” Wake
WESG Europe talent – Russian
- Roman “CaspeRRR” Lepokhin
- Dmitry “Droog” Chumachenko
- Alexey “BafiK” Bafadarov
- Oleg “Feaver” Skarzhinsky
- Vladislav “blowyourbrain” Morozyuk
- Anton “mob5ter” Erokhin
WESG Europe and CIS LAN Finals: broadcast
The event will be broadcast live from Stereo Plaza in both Russian and English streams.