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Dota2 Fall Shuffle Final Rosters

The dust has settled and the teams have officially finalized their own rosters for the upcoming Fall Season. This Post-TI6 shuffle has been chaotic; only a few teams retaining their lineups, almost everyone has their new players, and a lot of legends decided to either completely retire or take a break from competitive Dota 2. Here’s the final teams and rosters vying for a spot in the upcoming Fall Major.


LEGEND:

Players are enumerated in an order representing their designated roles, the first player shown as the team’s Position 1 and the 5th player shown as the team’s Position 5.
Team Captains are designated with ***.
Coaches are designated with **.
Substitute players are designated with *.


SOUTHEAST ASIA REGION

Execration

Khim “Gabbi” Villafuerte
Abed “Abed” Yusop
Rafael Sicat “rapy” Palo
Djardel “DJ” Mampusti
Kimuel “Kim0” Rodis***

RELATED NEWS:
DJ is playing for Execration
DJ, Abed, Gabbi officially join XCTN; Rapy replaces BYB

TEAM FACELESS

Dominik “Black^” Reitmeier
Anucha “Jabz” Jirawong
Daryl “iceiceice” Koh
Toh “Xy-“ Wai Hong
Wong “NutZ” Jeng Yih

RELATED NEWS:
Iceiceice returns to SEA, forms ‘Team Faceless’

FNATIC

Chai “Mushi” Yee Fung
Marc Polo “Raven” Luis Fausto
Chong Xin “Ohaiyo” Khoo
Nico “eyyou” Barcelon
Jimmy “DeMoN” Ho***

RELATED NEWS:
343, MidONE and DJ officially leaves Fnatic
Former TNC players DeMoN, eyyou, Raven joins Fnatic

Mineski.GGNetwork

Ryan “Raging-_-Potato” Jay Qui***
Galvin “Meracle” Kang Jian Wen
Ralph Richard “RR” Peñano
Julius “Julz” De Leon
Michael “ninjaboogie” Ross Jr.

RELATED NEWS:
Mineski-Dota’s new roster is now known as Mineski.GGnetwork

Mineski-X

Mohamad “Kecik Imba” Fadil Mohd Raziff
Litt-Binn “WinteR” Chan
Low “zai`” Kheng Yang
Joel “XtiNcT” Chan Zhan Leong
Tan “InsidiousC” Luwen

MVP.Phoenix

Seon-seob “QO” Kim
Yong-min “Febby” Kim
Tae-sung “Velo” Kim
Jun-yeong “ReiseN” Lee
Doo-young “Dubu” Kim

RELATED NEWS:
MVP.Phoenix retains QO, Febby, DuBu; adds Velo, ReiseN

Power Gaming

Jacko “Jacko” Soriano
Kok Yi “ddz” Liong
Kelvin Chong “MtR”Wah Sing
Patrick “JyC” Pascua
Goh “MoZuN-“ Choo Jian

TNC Pro Team

John Linuel “Teehee” Abanto
Carlo “Kuku” Palad
Sam “Sam_H” Enojosa Hidalgo
Ryo “ryOyr” Hasegawa
Mark “Cast” Pilar

RELATED NEWS:
TNC Announces Fall roster

White Fries Gaming

Lee “kYxY” Kong Yang
Ng “YamateH” Wei Poong
Benedict “hyhy” Lim Han Yong
Xiao-an “Big_A” Zhang
Wai Pern “Net” Lim

RELATED NEWS:
White Fries Gaming welcomes YamateH, Net, Big_A

Warriors Gaming Unity

Jay Son “Ahjit” Lai
Boon Seng “NaNa” Kam
Soon Khong “KaNG” Chua
Soon Chuan “Ahfu” Tue ***
Ee Wooi “Wenn” Neng


AMERICAS REGION

compLexity Gaming

Justin “jk” Rosselle
Mihai “canceL^^” Antonio
David “Moo” Hull
Zakari “Zfreek” Freedman
Kyle “swindlemelonzz” Freedman***

RELATED NEWS:
coL acquires Moo, announces new roster

Digital Chaos

Roman “Resolu1tion” Fominok
Aliwi “w33” Omar
David “MoonMeander” Tan
Rasmus “MiSeRy” Filipsen***
Martin “Saksa” Sazdov
William “Blitz” Lee**

RELATED NEWS:
Moon replaces Moo as DC offlaner, Blitz to coach

Evil Geniuses

Artour “Arteezy” Babaev
Syed Sumail “SumaiL” Hassan
Saahil UNiVeRsE Arora
Ludwig “zai” Wahlberg
Andreas Franck “Cr1t” Nielsen***

RELATED NEWS:
EG.Fear Retires
Evil Geniuses announces new roster; Crit-, Arteezy in, ppd to coach

Team NP

Kurtis “Aui_2000” Ling
Jacky “EternaLEnVy” Mao
Arif “MSS” Anwar
Avery “SVG” Silverman
Theeban “1437” Siva

RELATED NEWS:
EternalEnvy leaves Team Secret; more moves after Day 1 of Roster Lock Rules changes
EternaLEnVy, Aui_2000 to headline new team; Team NP


EUROPE + CIS Region

Ad Finem

Omar “Madara” Dabasas
Dimitris “ThuG” Plivouris
Xaris “SkyLark” Zafirou
Verros “Maybe Next Time” Apostolos
Giorgos “SsaSpartan” Giannakopoulos

Alliance

Jonathan “Loda” Berg
Linus “Limmp” Blomdin
Jonas “jonassomfan” Lindholm
Simon “Handsken” Haag
Jerry “EGM” Lundkvist

RELATED NEWS:
Alliance announces addition of Handsken, Limmp, Jonassomfan

Team Empire

Ilya “ALOHADANCE” Korobkin
Sergey “G” Bragin
Andrey “Ghostik” Kadyk
Yaroslav “Miposhka” Naidenov
Rinat “KingR” Abdullin

RELATED NEWS:
Empire acquires G, ALOHADANCE

Escape Gaming

Adrian “Era” Kryeziu
Max “qojqva” Bröcker
Yazied “YapzOr” Jaradat
Troels “syndereN” Nielsen

F.R.I.E.N.D.S.

Vasily “AfterLife” Shishkin
Dmitry “UnderShock” Bolshakov
Maxim “yoky-“ Kim
Alexander “NoFear” Churochkin
Andrey “ALWAYSWANNAFLY” Bondarenko

The Imperial

Marcus “Ace” Hoelgaard***
Jon “13abyKnight” Andersen
Mikki “HesteJoe-Rotten” Junget
Danny “Noia” Junget
Christopher “Ryze” Winther

Kaipi

WehSing “SingSing” Yuen
Pittner “bOne7” Armand
Neta “33” Shapira
Alaan “SexyBamboe” Faraj
Brian “FLUFFNSTUFF” Lee

Team Liquid

Lasse “MATUMBAMAN” Urpalainen
Amer “Miracle-“ Al-Barkawi
Ivan “MinD_ContRoL” Borislavov
Sam “BuLba” Sosale
Kuro “KuroKy” Salehi Takhasomi

RELATED NEWS:
Miracle-, Bulba joins Team Liquid

Natus Vincere

Dmitry “Ditya Ra” Minenkov
Danil “Dendi” Ishutin
Victor “GeneRaL” Nigrini
Akbar “SoNNeikO” Butaev
Ivan “Artstyle” Antonov

OG

Johan “N0tail” Sundstein
Anathan “ana” Pham
Gustav “s4” Magnusson
Jesse “JerAx” Vainikka
Tal “Fly” Aizik

RELATED NEWS:
Jerax, s4, Ana to complete OG

Prodota Gaming

Ylli “garter” Ramadani***
Jure “Pingvincek” Plešej
Linus “Kefka” Bleckert
Alexandru “ComeWithMe” Craciunescu
Malthe “Biver” Winther

Team Secret

Pyo “MP” No-a
Yeik “MidOne” Nai Zheng
Sang-don “Forev” Lee
Clement “Puppey” Ivanov***
Johan “pieliedie” Astrom

RELATED NEWS:
EternalEnvy leaves Team Secret; more moves after Day 1 of Roster Lock Rules changes
Team Secret acquires SEA stars MP, MidOne, Forev; lets go of Arteezy, EE and Bulba

Vega Squadron

Rostislav “fn” Lozovoi
Bogdan “Iceberg” Vasilenko
Andrey “Mag~” Chipenko
Artsion “fng” Barshack
Semion “CemaTheSlayeR” Krivulya

RELATED NEWS:
EternalEnvy leaves Team Secret; more moves after Day 1 of Roster Lock Rules changes (this article includes Vega Squadron related news)

Virtus Pro

Roman “RAMZES666” Kushnarev
Vladimir “No[o]ne” Minenko
Pavel “9pashaebashu” Khvastunov
Ilya “Lil” Ilyuk
Alexei “Solo” Berezin


CHINA REGION

CDEC-Gaming

Gao “Shade” Zhenxiong
Lin “June” Shiyang
Xiao “demons” Zuoyi
Xue “September” Zhichuan
Su “Flyby” Lei

RELATED NEWS:
CDEC revamps around September, June, demons

EHOME

Liu “Sylar” Jiajun
Wang “old chicken” Zhiyong
Ren “old eLeVeN” Yangwei
Zhang “LaNm” Zhicheng***
Liu “Guardian” Xinzhou

RELATED NEWS:
LaNm, old chicken, eLeVeN returns to EHOME; Sylar replaces iceiceice
Guardian completes EHOME’s lineup

EHOME.Keen

Zhao “qd” Shungeng
Jin “影” Zhiyi
Luo “Luo” Yinqi
Jiang “一方通行” An
Jiang “jdh” Donghao

EHOME.X

Xiang “Puer tea” Xin
He “JUST” Zhipeng
Zeng “zExBinGo” Cong
Yuan “DDR” Zhenghao
Luo “lt” Tao

Invictus Gaming

Xu “BurNIng” Zhilei
Ou “Op” Peng
Lin “Xxs” Jing
Fu “Q” Bin
Ye “BoBoKa” Zhibiao

RELATED NEWS:
BurNIng returns to IG to join Op, Q, Xxs, Boboka

Invictus Gaming Vitality

Zhang “Yuno” Chengjun
Xu “Fran” Zichen
Yang “InJuly” Xiaodong
Su “super” Peng
Gao “dogf1ghts” Tianpeng

LGD-Gaming

Wang “Ame” Chunyu
Lu “Maybe” Yao
Zijia “Jixing” Shang
Chen “Victoria” Guanhong
Chen “Xz” Zezhi

RELATED NEWS:
LGD completes lineup with Jixing

LGD.Forever Young

Du “Monet” Peng
Xie “Super” Junhao
Yao “Yao” Zhengzheng
Zhang “xiao8” Ning
Luo “LPC” Puchao

RELATED NEWS:
LGD forms Forever Young secondary team, adds xiao8, Yao, Super

Newbee

Xu “uuu9” Han
Song “Sccc” Chun
Damien “kpii” Chok
Hu “kaka” Liangzhi
Zeng “Faith” Hongda

RELATED NEWS:
Hao, Mu, ChuaN not returning to Newbee
Faith, Sccc and uuu9 join Newbee

Vici Gaming

Yang “Zyf” Pu
Zheng “ghost” Jie
Zhou “Yang” Haiyang
Xu “fy” Linsen***
Leong “DDC” Fat-meng
Tong “mikasa” Junjie**

RELATED NEWS:
Vici Gaming Reborn players advance to main VG squad
Vici Gaming introduces new team VG-J, completes main squad lineup

VG-J

Sun “Agressif” Zheng
Wang “Nono” Xin
Bai “rOtk” Fan
Xu “hym” Zhi
Lu “Fenrir” Chao

RELATED NEWS:
Jeremy Lin inks deal to endorse VG-J
Vici Gaming introduces new team VG-J, completes main squad lineup

Wings Gaming

Chu “shadow” Zeyu
Zhou “bLink” Yang
Zhang “Faith_bian” Ruida
Zhang “y`” Yiping
Lee “iceice” Peng

RELATED NEWS:
y`, bLink, Faith_bian officially rejoin Wings
Wings won’t change roster as iceice rejoins team

News

Team OG to join Manila Masters as 2nd invite

Mineski Events Team (MET), along with ESL, announced just last week a big international Dota 2 tournament that will be held in the Philippines this May. Manila Masters will feature eight teams, and Evil Geniuses was revealed last week as the first invites. Seven days after, The Masters organizers announced that the Boston Major champions OG will be the second team to join the lineup.

OG won their second Major championship here in the Philippines, after a 3-1 victory over Team Liquid last June 2016. They are also a decorated franchise, winning three out of the four Valve-sponsored Major so far, including the recently concluded Boston Major last December. OG expressed their excitement of joining the said tournament by tweeting in the Filipino language: “Excited na kami para sa Manila Masters! Rak na ito.”

Manila Masters, an international Dota 2 tournament set on May 26-28 that will feature eight top teams from around the world to battle for the USD 250,000 prize pool. Tickets are also set to go on sale 7:00 PM today, February 24, at SM Tickets, so watch out for that. Start saving up now because with this, the Philippines will truly become one of the Dota 2 capitals of the world. For more information regarding the event please, you can visit the official Masters website.

News

Star Series Preview: TNC vs OG to headline Day 1

StarLadder i-League Star Series Season 3 (Star Series Season 3) kicks of today with a headline starring a chance for revenge: OG will open up Day 1 with a duel against TNC Pro Team, the team that eliminated them from The International 2016. Meanwhile, Digital Chaos also gets their second shot against Wings Gaming, as they are grouped together in the Group Stages of the said tournament.

StarLadder and ImbaTV present the third joint season of StarSeries for this USD 300,000 Prize-pooled tournament. This will be conducted Shanghai International Gymnastics Center, Shanghai China, from February 23 to 28.

The group stages will be held from Feb 23 to 24. This is a Double-elimination (GSL) format with matches played in Best of three (BO3). The top two teams from each group will advance to the playoffs.

Group A will be consisting of invited team OG, with the Southeast Asia Qualifier TNC, Europe Qualifier Team Secret, and China Qualifier iG.Vitality. On the other hand, Group B consists of directly invited team Wings Gaming, alongside North America Qualifier Digital Chaos, secondary Europe Qualifier Team Liquid, and secondary China Qualifier Vici Gaming.J.

Grand Prize winner will take home USD 135,000, while second placers will take USD 60,000, and 3rd-4th placers with USD 30,000.

The first match for the tournament will be TNC going up against OG, and will start 10:00am local time.

News

MET, ESL to launch Manila Masters: a $250,000 Prize Pool Dota 2 tourney, EG first to confirm

Mineski Events Team (MET) and ESL announced the introduction of Manila Masters, an international Dota 2 tournament set on May 26-28 that will feature eight top teams from around the world to battle for the USD 250,000 prize pool.

“The Mineski-Events Team is more than ready to embark on the latest chapter of its storied journey, as it introduces the Manila Masters by PLDT presented by PLDT, its biggest event up to date,” disclosed MET through a press release.

This would be the very first SEA-organized event with a global scale, and also the biggest tournament organized by MET“The Manila Masters will gather eight of the best teams from all over the world here in Manila, where they are set to duke it out for pride, glory, and the lion’s share of the $250,000 prize pool from May 26-28, in the SM Mall of Asia Arena, in front of some of what many people consider to be the best fans in esports,” they added.

“MET has always been ready. As the most experienced and professional organizing team in the Philippines, we rose to meet the challenges posted by ESL the past few years and we have grown even more since then. We’re excited to put into action everything we’ve learned in order to put the Philippines on the map. We are very thankful for the Filipino fans — this could never have happened without their passion and energy for esports,” said Marlon Marcelo, Mineski Franchise Corporation VP for Marketing, and MET Department Head — who also happens to be famous in the local Filipino scene as shoutcaster Lon.

“We’ve had a great experience working with Mineski on the region’s largest esports event in 2016, when we hosted the first Dota 2 competition at ESL One Manila. I’m confident that their experience, knowledge and passion for esports is going to be a solid base to build an outstanding event on. We’re excited to see what they will come up with, and we’re looking forward to bringing more ESL events to Manila in the coming years,” said Ulrich Schulze, ESL Vice President Pro Gaming – Business & Strategy.

MET also announced that top team and The International 5 champions Evil Geniuses will be headlining the list of teams that will participate in Masters Manila. “Making true of its claim of showcasing the very best teams in the world, the Manila Masters is proud to reveal Evil Geniuses, as the very first team to confirm their invitation. The boys in blue will be flying out to Manila this May, looking to add yet another prestigious trophy to their ever-growling cabinet of awards.”

Tickets are set to go on sale 7:00 PM next Friday, February 24, at SM Tickets, so watch out for that. Start saving up now because with this, the Philippines will truly become one of the Dota 2 capitals of the world. For more information regarding the event please, you can visit the official Masters website.