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With the Coronavirus pandemic around the globe and it’s showing no signs of stopping, WePlay! insisted to ”show the strength and unity of the Dota 2 community” coming up with a fully-online tournament called WePlay! Charity Play in this Covid-19 havoc.

Where to?

Right from your couch, available in English, Russian and Ukrainian languages on WePlay!’s official streams at https://www.twitch.tv/team/weplay

What for?

24 teams from around the world for a noble cause, to be a helping hand in this fight against the Covid-19 pandemic in which all of us are together. $120,000 and all the donations on streams from the viewers will go right to CEPI and GlobalGiving to help aid.

Teams participating?

North America

  • business associates
  • CR4ZY
  • Cloud9
  • Evil Geniuses

South America

  • NoPing e-sports
  • Thunder Predator
  • beastcoast
  • FURIA Esports

Europe

  • Team Liquid
  • Team Secret
  • Team Nigma
  • OG

CIS

  • Virtus.pro
  • HellRaisers
  • Natus Vincere
  • B8

China

  • EHOME
  • Invictus Gaming
  • Vici Gaming
  • PSG.LGD

Southeast Asia

  • Geek Fam
  • BOOM Esports
  • TNC Predator
  • beastcoast

and the format?

24 teams in all, the tournament will run throughout the regions concurrently. Each of six major regions Europe, CIS, North and South America, China and Southeast Asia will have four teams playing for a prize pool of $20,000, rounding up $120,000 altogether.

Each group will be single-elimination with best-of-three matches all the way through.

and the date?

March 20th – 26th.

March 20

  • Match #1 – 6am CT, Geek Fam vs. BOOM Esports
  • Match #2 – 11am CT, B8 vs. Natus Vincere
  • Match #3 – 3pm CT, Cloud9 vs. CR4ZY

March 21

  • Match #1 – 7am CT, PSG.LGD vs. Invictus Gaming
  • Match #2 – 12pm CT, Team Liquid vs. OG
  • Match #3 – 4pm CT, FURIA Esports vs. NoPing Esports

March 22

  • Match #1 – 6am CT, TNC Predator vs. Team Adroit
  • Match #2 – 11am CT, Virtus Pro vs. HellRaisers
  • Match #3 – 3pm CT, Evil Geniuses vs. business associates

March 23

  • Match #1 – 7am CT, EHOME vs. Vici Gaming
  • Match #2 – 12pm CT, Team Secret vs. Nigma
  • Match #3 – 4pm CT, beastcoast vs. Thunder Predator

March 24

  • Match #1 – 6am CT, Southeast Asia Finals
  • Match #2 – 11am CT, CIS Finals
  • Match #3 – 3pm CT, North America Finals

March 25

  • Match #1 – 7am CT, China Finals
  • Match #2 – 12pm CT, Europe Finals
  • Match #3 – 4pm CT, South America Finals

Streams:

Watch live video from WePlayEsport_RU on www.twitch.tv Watch live video from WePlayEsport_EN on www.twitch.tv

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