– Series:Mars Dota 2 League Mars Dota 2 League
– Organizer:Mars Media
– Location: China Chengdu
– Dates:Nov 16 – 24, 2019
– Teams:16
– Format:GSL Group Stage
– Double Elimination Playoffs
– Prize Pool:$980,000 USD
– Pro Circuit Points:15,000

– The tenth issue of Mars Media’s flagship tournament will be the MDL Chengdu Major. It will be the first Major of the 2019/20 DPC Season and MDL’s overall third Major. In November 2019, sixteen of the world’s best teams will compete in the “Panda Capital” for their share of valuable DPC points to qualify for The International 2020 and the $980,000 USD prize pool
– Participants:
Fifteen Teams from Regional Qualifiers
At least two teams from each region
One team as champion of DOTA Summit 11
– Group Stage:
Two GSL groups
All games are Bo3
Top two teams advance to the Upper Bracket of the playoffs
Bottom two teams advance to the Lower Bracket of the playoffs
– Playoffs:
Double elimination bracket
First round of the Lower Bracket are Bo1
All other games are Bo3
Bo5 Grand Finals

– Schedule: https://liquipedia.net/dota2/Mars_Dota_2_League/Chengdu_Major/2019