Everything you need to know about PGL Arlington Major 2022

With the conclusion of Dota Pro Circuit Tour 3, all eyes are on ESL One Malaysia 2022, PGL Arlington Major 2022, and of course The International 2022. But our focus today is the PGL Arlington Major 2022.

Before the PGL Arlington Major 2022 begins, we have compiled everything you need to know about the tournament in this article.

PGL Arlington Major 2022 format and venue

At the PGL Arlington Major 2022, 18 of Dota 2's leading teams will meet in Arlington, United States. The Major will be held at Esports Stadium Arlington.

Esports Stadium Arlington | Credit: FACEIT

Of these 18 teams, four come from Western Europe, four from China, three from Southeast Asia, three from Eastern Europe, two from North America and two from South America. The participating teams were determined according to their regional success in the third tour of Dota Pro Circuit 2021/22. You can see the full list of participating teams below.

  • Tundra Esports (Western Europe)
  • Team Liquid (Western Europe)
  • OG (Western Europe)
  • Entity (Western Europe)
  • Outsiders (Eastern Europe)
  • Natus Vincere (Eastern Europe)
  • Team Spirit (Eastern Europe)
  • Royal Never Give Up (China)
  • Team Aster (China)
  • Xtreme Gaming (China)
  • PSG.LGD (China)
  • BOOM Esports (Southeast Asia)
  • Talon Esports (Southeast Asia)
  • Fnatic (Southeast Asia)
  • Evil Geniuses (North America)
  • Quincy Crew (North America)
  • Thunder Awaken (South America)
  • beastcoast (South America)

The Major will begin with the group stage. Two groups of 9 will be played in a single round-robin. All matches in the group stage will be Bo2. Teams that finish in the top four of the groups will advance to the upper bracket stage of the playoffs. Fifth and sixth placed teams will continue from the lower bracket. The remaining teams will bid farewell to the Major early.

The playoffs will be played in a double-elimination bracket. Matches other than the grand final will be Bo3. The spectacular grand finale of the PGL Arlington Major 2022 will be Bo5.

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When does the PGL Arlington Major 2022 start?

Everything is ready for the PGL Arlington Major 2022. The Major will begin on August 4. The grand final will be played on August 14.

What will teams compete for at the PGL Arlington Major 2022?

In the PGL Arlington Major 2022, teams will compete to get their share of the $500,000 prize pool. They will also earn Pro Circuit points on the way to The International 2022. You can take a look at the prize pool table below.

Place USD Pro Circuit points
1st $200,000 820 points
2nd $100,000 740 points
3rd $75,000 670 points
4th $50,000 590 points
5th-6th $25,000 515 points
7th-8th $12,500 360 points
9th-18th - -


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