The two top dogs in the region, Thunder Awaken and Beastcoast, have almost confirmed their ticket to TI. Should they repeat their dominant form throughout the year and claim first and second, at least one more South American team will make the trip to the TI11 group stages.
Who among Hokori, Tempest, Infamous, Infinity, SG esports, and Wolf Team will capitalize on the opportunity?
What is the DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 3 Division 1?
The tournament is the third and final regional league of the DPC 2021/22 season.
The top four teams from the competition will qualify for the last DPC Major of the year, while the bottom two teams will be relegated to Division 2 for the first tour of the next DPC season in 2022/2023.
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 3 Division 1 schedule and results
SA Division I runs from June 8 to June 14, with the matches played on Fridays, Saturdays, and Mondays at 3:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. GMT+8.
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 3 Division 1 Standings
|STANDINGS||TEAM||GAME RECORD||MATCH RECORD|
|Infamous||2 – 0||Thunder Awaken|
|Hokori||1 – 2||SG esports|
|Infinity||0 – 2||beastcoast|
|Wolf Team||0 – 2||Tempest|
|Thunder Awaken||2 – 0||SG esports|
|Infamous||2 – 1||SG esports|
|Tempest||1 – 2||Infinity|
|Wolf Team||2 – 1||beastcoast|
|Thunder Awaken||2 – 1||Hokori|
|Tempest||1 – 2||beastcoast|
|Wolf Team||1 – 2||Infamous|
|Infinity||0 – 2||SG esports|
|Tempest||0 – 2||Thunder Awaken|
|Infamous||1 – 2||Infinity|
|Hokori||1 – 2||beastcoast|
|Tempest||2 – 1||SG esports|
|Infamous||1 – 2||beastcoast|
|Infinity||0 – 2||Hokori|
|Wolf||0 – 2||Thunder Awaken|
|Thunder Awaken||2 – 0||Infinity|
|Wolf Team||2 – 1||Hokori|
|Infamous||2 – 1||Tempest|
|beastcoast||2 – 1||SG esports|
|Tempest||2 – 0||Hokori|
|Wolf Team||2 – 1||Infinity|
|Wolf Team||0 – 2||SG esports|
|Infamous||2 – 0||Hokori|
|Thunder Awaken||2 – 0||beastcoast|
|beastcoast||2 – 0||Infamous|
Format of DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 3 Division 1
All eight teams participating in the regional league will play best-of-three matches in a single round-robin format, similar to last year’s Division 1 and 2 competitions.
The top two teams will qualify for the PGL Arlington Dota 2 Major on August 4.
DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 3 Division 1 prize pool and point pool
The DPC SA 2021/22 Tour 3 Division 1’s regional league will have a total prize pool of US$205,000, along with 1,150 DPC points for the taking.
|RANK||TEAM||PLACEMENT RESULTS||DPC POINTS||PRIZE MONEY|
|1st||Thunder Awaken||Qualifies to PGL Arlington Major||500||US$30,000|
|2nd||beastcoast||Qualifies to PGL Arlington Major||300||US$28,000|
|3rd||Infamous||Remains in Division 1 for next season’s Tour 1||200||US$27,000|
|4th||Tempest||Remains in Division 1 for next season’s Tour 1||100||US$26,000|
|5th||SG esports||Remains in Division 1 for next season’s Tour 1||50||US$25,000|
|6th||Wolf Team||Remains in Division 1 for next season’s Tour 1||—||US$24,000|
|7th||Infinity||Relegated to Division 2 for next season’s Tour 1||—||US$23,000|
|8th||Hokori||Relegated to Division 2 for next season’s Tour 1||—||US$22,000|
Teams competing in the second Regional Tour in South America
|TEAM||DPC SA 2021/22 TOUR 2 PLACEMENT|
|Thunder Awaken||1st place Division I|
|beastcoast||2nd place Division I|
|Hokori||3rd place Division I|
|Tempest||4th place Division I|
|Infamous||5th place Division I|
|Infinity||6th place Division I|
|SG esports||1st place Division II|
|Wolf Team||2nd place Division II|