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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

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Dota 2 Asia Championships Group B: iG remains at top spot with Team NP landing second on Day 2

The second day for Group B proved to be a major reshuffling as some low-ranked teams from Day 1 switched seats with those on the top. In the end, it was Invictus Gaming and Team NP who managed to get the top two spots, putting them in slightly-more favorable positions for the third and final day of the group stage. Here are the results of Day 2 of the Dota 2 Asia Championships – Group Stage.

Group B kicked the day off with a match between Newbee and Evil Geniuses. The game was like a reawakening for the reigning DAC champions as they swept the series under a predominant Newbee. The highlight of the series was perhaps the surprise last pick of Puck from Universe which heavily contributed a 12/2/17 KDA win in Game 1. Aside from that, both games also featured a dominating Invoker from Suma1L which bagged a combined KDA of 26/3/21.

The second match-up was a battle between the sister teams of Invictus Gaming and iG.Vitality where both traded one win each. Victory for Game 1 was grabbed by iG.V after almost an hour long of struggling over iG. Fortunately for them, their carry picks of Paparazi’s Weaver and Sakata’s Alchemist were able to snowball continuously towards the end with a combined KDA of 29/9/28. For the second game, however, it was the complete opposite as iG was able to swiftly defeat their opponents at the 25-minute mark with everyone contributing almost equally in scores.

Game 3 was another draw as Evil Geniuses tied the series with Team Liquid. For the first game, EG managed to overcome Team Liquid’s combo picks of Terrorblade and Necrophos, notably with an efficient 10/2/5 Lina from Suma1L. In Game 2, despite having a big lead over most of the game, EG found trouble in closing the game as Team Liquid thwarted them into a comeback win.

Up next was iG.Vitality versus Team NP. Game 1 was a quick decisive win for Team NP with each member of the team having their own share of kills that added up to an overall team kill difference of 31/6. For the next game, iG.V put up a fight in hopes of tying the series. The game went on until the 48-minute mark with both teams neck-and-neck. In the end, the duo of EternaLEnVy’s Medusa and Aui_2000’s Centaur Warrunner was too much for iG.V to handle, giving Team NP another win for the series.

The fifth match was between the top two of Day 1 – Newbee and Invictus Gaming. Unfortunately for Newbee, they were handed another sweep loss by an opposing team and quite decisively at that. For Game 1, iG ran over Newbee with an unexpected carry from Xxs’s Magnus which was able to lead with a 13/1/16 KDA. The next game was the same scenario but now with BurNIng’s twice-picked Juggernaut in the spotlight which tallied a perfect KDA of 14/0/8.

Last for the day was a match between Team Liquid and Team NP which was particularly crucial for the former. In hopes of evading a fate of being sent to the Lower Bracket, Team Liquid needed a 3-point sweep. Game 1 was a hopeful one for them as they won the game in dominating fashion, notably with 3 perfect individual KDAs. For the second game, however, Team NP was able to reverse the series with EternaLEnVy’s Silencer and Aui_2000’s Lifestealer stomping all over with a combined KDA of 21/5/25.

At the end of the group stage, the top two teams in each group will advance to the Upper Bracket of the main event, while the bottom four will advance to the Lower Bracket. Since the remaining matches for Group B isn’t enough for Team Liquid to achieve any outcome of surpassing the others in points, they have then automatically secured a spot in the Lower Bracket. Stay tuned as the group stage will continue later at 9am PHT.

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Dota 2 Asia Championships Group A: OG continue their undefeated streak, Empire still on second place on Day 2

After dominating day 1, OG ends the second day of the Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 again at the top spot of Group A. Following them still is Team Empire, and then Wings Gaming. Here is the full standings at the end of day 2:

The day’s first Bo2 was Wings Gaming against LGD.Forever Young. On the first game, LGD.FY went with a Chaos Knight and a Sniper pick, which they made work as they defeat Wings at the 42-minute mark. The second game saw another unusual pick from LGD.FY, as they get a support Pudge pick for White. While the game was a bit closer than the previous, LGD.FY managed to take the win 45 minutes in.

Team Faceless vs. Team VG.J was the first series, with VG.J taking the win on the first game; while Faceless’ JabZ had a great game as Storm Spirit, it wasn’t enough to combat VG.J’s Tinker and Lifestealer. Faceless did fight back on the second game, as they take the victory thanks in part to iceiceice’s teamfight initiations as Brewmaster.

The third Bo2 was Team Empire vs. OG, where Empire went with a surprise Meepo pick in the opening game. The pick went well for them in the early-mid game as they took the lead, though OG won two key teamfights, which swung the game into OG’s favor with them eventually taking the victory. Empire went with another Meepo pick for game 2, though OG still prevailed in the end with help from Ana’s Invoker.

Wings and Faceless were the next match, and Wings took game 1 convincingly in 38 minutes, bouncing back from their 0-2 loss earlier. Shadow’s Anti-Mage led wings with an 11-1-11 KDA at the end of the game. Game 2 was another win by Wings, this time they won even faster, ending the game in just under 28 minutes; with iceiceice’s Brewmaster pick and xy-‘s Spirit Breaker not being effective.

In contrast to LGD.FY’s Bo2 against Wings, their series against OG saw them picking more standard heroes. Though their picks didn’t prove effective against OG, as they got beaten 2-0 in the series. The first game wasn’t close, as OG kept a healthy lead throughout; but the second game had LGD.FY with a slight lead throughout the game, that is until a successful push by OG which saw LGD.FY’s Morphling go down twice.

The last series of the day was Empire facing off against VG.J. VG.J went with a Naga Siren, hoping to split push their way to victory; but that was not the case, as Empire’s Invoker and Ursa helped give them the win after 55 minutes. For the next game, VG.J picked an Underlord and a Terrorblade; it didn’t work as the whole Team Empire put on a clinic, winning the game 17-7.

Day 3 will be the last day of the group stage, with three series remaining, namely: LGD.FY vs. Faceless, OG vs. VG.J, and Wings vs. Empire. The first match will start later at 9:00am PHT.

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Dota 2 Asia Championships Group B: Invictus Gaming, Newbee sits on top of Day 1

The first day of the group stage ended for Group B with the top two Chinese main squads leading the scoreboard with 1 match win and 1 match draw apiece. Here are the results of Day 1 of the Dota 2 Asia Championships – Group Stage.

For the first match in Group B, the team of iG.Vitality faced off against fellow Chinese team Newbee. Despite iG.V’s valiant efforts against a strong team such as Newbee, the latter swept the two games under iG’s sister team, notably with Sccc’s twice-picked Ember Spirit devastating the enemy ranks with a combined KDA of 25/4/25.

Next up was Invictus Gaming versus Team Liquid. The first game of the series was a slow and steady one as iG carefully stacked their win conditions by constantly respecting Team Liquid’s teamfighting prowess. In the end, BurNIng’s Lifestealer and Op’s Tinker was able to close out the game, with the latter alone attaining a 16/5/12 KDA. The second game was also won by iG in the same clean fashion, but now with BurNIng’s Spectre in the spotlight with a KDA of 10/3/16.

The third match featured one of tightest games of the tournament so far, with Team NP defeating Evil Geniuses in Game 1 shortly after the 60-minute mark. In the said game, the duo of EternaLEnVy’s Shadow Fiend and Aui_2000’s Lifestealer carried Team NP to a win after overcoming Suma1L’s Invoker plays and Arteezy’s Slark carry. For the second game, however, Team NP was decisively crushed by EG’s lineup, notably with Cr1t’s stellar roaming with Earth Spirit which garnered him a 9/3/18 KDA.

Fourth in line was a series between Team Liquid and Newbee. The first game between the two teams was the best one so far in the tournament which front-up showcased the world-class strength of both teams. After a number of interesting team fights leading up to the late game, a crucial play from Kaka’s Sand King and Sccc’s Storm Spirit caught multiple members of Team Liquid, which led to Newbee winning the team fight and the game later on. For the second game, however, Miracle geared up in retaliation as he dominated Newbee’s lineup with a 23/0/13 fed Invoker and won the game later on for his team.

The next match was somewhat of a shocker as iG.Vitality swept the series under Evil Geniuses. For the first game, iG.V was able to shut down the aggressive lineup of EG, notably with Paparazi’s Morphling and Sakata’s Juggernaut. Just as EG was able to shift into a more flexible composition in the second game, iG.V also stepped up their game with Sakata’s Storm Spirit leading with a 17/6/15 KDA.

The final match for Group B and for the day itself came between Invictus Gaming and Team NP. Game 1 of the series showcased a clean performance from Team NP, notably with EternaLEnVy’s Alchemist taking a backseat behind Aui_2000’s 11/2/10 Ursa carry. For the second game, however, Team NP was completely helpless against their opponents as all of the members of iG contributed to an overall team kill difference of 26-2.

At the end of the group stage, the top two teams in each group will advance to the Upper Bracket of the main event, while the bottom four will advance to the Lower Bracket. Stay tuned as the group stage will continue later at 9am PHT.