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ESL One Malaysia 2022: Schedule, Teams, Prize Pool

ESL One Malaysia 2022 begins on August 23 at the Arena of Stars in Genting Highlands. The event will culminate on August 28 with one team winning the coveted Dota 2 trophy.

Twelve teams will compete for the $400,000 prize pool. Seven teams have received direct invites, one each from Europe/CIS, China, Southeast Asia, North America, and South America.

The remaining five teams qualified through various qualifiers.

Let’s take a look at the schedule, teams, prize pool, and more for ESL One Malaysia 2022.

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Group Stage

The group stage will be divided into two groups of six teams each. The group stage will be played in a best-of-two single round-robin format.

The top two teams from each group will advance to the upper bracket of the playoffs, 3rd and 4th place teams from each group advance to the lower bracket of the playoffs and the remaining teams will be eliminated.

The group stage will be held between August 23 – 25, 2022.

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The Playoffs will be played in a double-elimination bracket with matches being held in a best-of-three format with the exception of the grand finals, which will be a best-of-five series.

The Playoffs will be held between August 26 – 28, 2022.


The twelve participating teams at ESL One Malaysia 2022 are:

  • OG Esports
  • Fnatic
  • Alliance
  • Team Liquid
  • Team Secret
  • Nigma Galaxy
  • Entity
  • Team Aster
  • BOOM Esports
  • Talon Esports
  • TSM
  • Thunder Awaken
ESL One Malaysia 2022
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ESL One Malaysia 2022 will be broadcasted in five languages. The games in English will be broadcasted on three channels. You can find them below:

Prize Pool

ESL One Malaysia 2022 has a prize pool of $400,000. The division of the prize pool has not been announced yet.

We are excited to watch the event. Are you? Stay tuned to Jaxon to get regular updates about the event.

Karan Rathod is a writer for covering anything and everything to do with Dota 2. Few people love Dota as much as Karan, whether it's grinding away in pub games or watching the latest competitive tournament and breaking down the results. In addition to their great love of Dota 2, Karan also enjoys hitting the gym for some exercise and sitting down with a nice book.