2 SEA Team Secured Top 8. TnC On Top Of Group A
— Wykrhm Reddy (@wykrhm) April 2, 2018
After a long four days of group stage, the DAC playoff is finally decided. There are not much surprise on Group B except Mineski was having one of the best performance of the year as they secured themselves a top 2 spot. With no surprise, Virtus.Pro is the only undefeated team in DAC, as they finish their group stage at the score of 7-0.
Unfortunately, Team Effect and Pain Gaming been eliminated after a poor performance at the group stage. One of the best highlights of the tournament is the first pangolier picked by Mineski.Iceiceice after this hero added to captain mode in 7.12 patch. During the match up between Team Secret and Mineski, 71 (couch of Mineski) picked Pangolier for Iceiceice and this hero has successfully destroyed Team Secret lineup.
Unlike the Group B, Group A is full of surprise. The top 5 team end up with the same result (4-3), the first ever 5 tier-breaker in a group. After the Bo1 of tier-breaker match,TnC, LGD secured their top 2 and also advance to the top 8 spot on main stage. During the tier-breaker matches, TnC come out strong as they won all matches, beating four strong opponents LGD, Liqui,Optic and Newbee. OG and Keen Gaming eliminated from the tournament and VG is the last survival in Group A (3-4).
Additional, there are also a solo tournament and All-star match in DAC tournament. So, which team is your DAC Champions 2018?
Dota Asia Champion 2018
Total 1,000,000 USD prize pool and 1500 DPC points.