The 2022 Dota 2 season continues with DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I, featuring the top eight teams from the South American region.
Reigning DPC SA 2021/22 Regional Finals winner beastcoast will battle against the region’s top contenders, Thunder Awaken and Infamous U.esports. Infinity and Balrogs will also be competing in the Regional League after making it out of Division II in the previous tour.
Teams will be competing to qualify for the ESL One Stockholm Major and earning crucial DPC points that will be important for qualification to The International 11.
What is the DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I?
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I is the second Regional League of the 2021-2022 Dota 2 season.
The top two teams from the tournament will qualify to the first Major of the 2021-2022 Dota 2 season, since Tour 1’s Major was canceled due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. The bottom two teams will be relegated to Division II in the following Tour.
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I schedule and results
The Regional League begins on March 17, 2022, and runs until April 22, 2022. The matches will be played on Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays at 3:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. GMT+8.
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I Standings
|STANDING||TEAM||GAME RECORD||MATCH RECORD|
|1st||Thunder Awaken||14 — 1||7 — 0|
|2nd||beastcoast||10 — 6||5 — 2|
|2nd||Hokori||11 — 6||5 — 2|
|4th||Lava||9 — 9||4 — 3|
|5th||Infamous||8 — 7||4 — 3|
|6th||Infinity||7 — 12||2 — 5|
|7th||APU Kings of Kings||5 — 12||1 — 6|
|8th||Balrogs||3 — 14||0 — 7|
|Balrogs||1 — 2||beastcoast|
|Infamous U.esports||2 — 1||Infinity|
|Thunder Awaken||2 — 0||Hokori|
|Lava||2 — 1||APU King of Kings|
|Infinity||0 — 2||beastcoast|
|Infamous U.esports||0 — 2||Hokori|
|Lava||0 — 2||Thunder Awaken|
|Balrogs||1 — 2||APU King of Kings|
|Hokori||1 — 2||beastcoast|
|Infamous U.esports||0 — 2||Lava|
|Balrogs||0 — 2||Thunder Awaken|
|Infinity||2 — 1||APU King of Kings|
|Lava||0 — 2||beastcoast|
|Balrogs||0 — 2||Infamous U.esports|
|Hokori||2 — 1||APU King of Kings|
|Thunder Awaken||2 — 1||Infinity|
|Balrogs||1 — 2||Lava|
|Infinity||0 — 2||Hokori|
|beastcoast||2 — 0||APU King of Kings|
|Infamous U.esports||0 — 2||Thunder Awaken|
|Lava||2 — 1||Infinity|
|Balrogs||0 — 2||Hokori|
|beastcoast||0 — 2||Infamous U.esports|
|Lava||1 — 2||Hokori|
|Thunder Awaken||2 — 0||APU King of Kings|
|Infamous U.esports||2 — 0||AU King of Kings|
|Balrogs||1 — 2||Infinity|
|Thunder Awaken||2 — 0||beastcoast|
|beastcoast||2 — 1||Hokori|
Format of DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I
All eight teams participating in the Regional League will play best-of-three matches following a single round-robin format, similar to last year’s Division I and II competitions.
The top two teams will qualify for the ESL One Stockholm Major in May 2022.
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I prize pool and point pool
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I’s Regional League will have a total prize pool of US$205,000, along with 920 DPC points.
|PLACE||TEAM||PLACEMENT RESULT||DPC POINTS||PRIZE MONEY|
|1st||Thunder Awaken||Qualifies to ESL One Stockholm Major||400||US$30,000|
|2nd||beastcoast||Qualifies to ESL One Stockholm Major||240||US$28,000|
|3rd||Hokori||Remains in Division I for Tour 3||160||US$27,000|
|4th||Lava||Remains in Division I for Tour 3||80||US$26,000|
|5th||Infamous||Remains in Division I for Tour 3||40||US$25,000|
|6th||Infinity||Remains in Division I for Tour 3||–||US$24,000|
|7th||APU King of Kings||Relegated to Division II for Tour 3||–||US$23,000|
|8th||Balrogs||Relegated to Division II for Tour 3||–||US$22,000|
Teams competing in the second Regional Tour in South America
|TEAM||DPC SA 2021/22 TOUR 1 PLACEMENT|
|Thunder Predator (Thunder Awaken)||1st place Division I|
|Infamous U.esports||2nd place Division I|
|beastcoast||3rd place Division I|
|APU King of Kings||4th place Division I|
|Lava||5th place Division I|
|Hokori||6th place Division I|
|Infinity||1st place Division II|
|Balrogs||2nd place Division II|
Where to watch the DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 2 Division I
Dota 2 fans can watch the matches live on Epulze Gaming’s streaming platforms.