The Dota 2 Bali Major is the final stop before The International 12.

The 2023 Bali Major is the final Major destination before The International 2023, TI12, commences. This tournament is hosted by IO Esports x EPULZE on the cozy grounds of Ayana Estate. Check out everything you need to know about the Bali Major here including the schedule, live score, tournament details, and broadcast talent lineup.

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Where to watch

As per usual, the Group Stage will feature four simultaneous streams. You can find all of the stream links below. The Playoffs will be broadcasted on the main stream (EpulzeGaming).

Bali Major Playoffs: Schedule and results

Gaimin Gladiators wins the Bali Major!

July 9 - Final Day | Lower Bracket Final & Grand Final

Time [SGT]
Match
Score
12:00 PM
Tundra vs Liquid
0-2
4:00 PM
Gaimin Gladiators vs Liquid
3-1

July 8 - LB Quarterfinal, UB Final, & LB Semifinal

Time [SGT]
Match
Score
10:00 AM
Liquid vs 9Pandas
2-1
01:45 PM
Quest vs PSG.LGD
2-0
05:30 PM
Tundra vs Gaimin Gladiators
0-2
09:15 PM
Quest vs Liquid
1-2

July 7 - Lower Bracket Round 2 & Upper Bracket Semifinals

Time [SGT]
Match
Score
10:00 AM
PSG.LGD vs Azure Ray
2-1
01:45 PM
Beastcoast vs 9Pandas
1-2
05:30 PM
Liquid vs Tundra
0-2
09:15 PM
Quest Esports vs Gaimin Gladiators
1-2

July 6 - Lower Bracket Round 1

Time [SGT]
Match
Score
10:00 AM
PSG.LGD vs Spirit
2-1
01:45 PM
Beastcoast vs Shopify Rebellion
2-1
05:30 PM
BetBoom vs Azure Ray
1-2
09:15 PM
Aster vs 9Pandas
1-2

*BetBoom Team received a default loss penalty for their series against Tundra Esports. This is due to a clip surfacing that caught Pure watching a stream during an in-game pause.

July 5 - Upper Bracket Quarterfinals

Time [SGT]
Match
Score
10:00 AM
Liquid vs PSG.LGD
2-1
01:45 PM
BetBoom vs Tundra [Default Loss for BB]
2-0
05:30 PM
Beastcoast vs Gaimin Gladiators
1-2
09:15 PM
Quest vs Aster
2-1

Group Stage standings

*Bottom three will be eliminated. Top four advance to the Upper Bracket and the 5th-6th team go to the Lower Bracket of the Playoffs.

*6th-7th place tiebreakers for Group A and Group B.

#
Group A
Score
1.
Team Liquid
12-4
2.
beastcoast
10-6
3.
Team Aster
10-6
4.
Tundra Esports
10-6
5.
Team Spirit
9-7
6.
Shopify Rebellion
6-10
7.
Blacklist International
6-10
8.
Execration
5-11
9.
Invictus Gaming
4-12
#
Group B
Score
1.
Quest Esports
12-4
2.
BetBoom Team
10-6
3.
Gaimin Gladiators
10-6
4.
PSG.LGD
10-6
5.
9Pandas
8-8
6.
Azure Ray
7-9
7.
Bleed Esports
7-9
8.
Nouns
5-11
9.
Evil Geniuses
3-13

UPDATE: In a now-deleted Tweet, IO Esports revealed that the AR vs nouns series is reversed from 2-0 to 1-1 due to bug abuse. If this information is confirmed, Bleed Esports will advance to the Lower Bracket and Azure Ray will face elimination.

UPDATE 2: Investigations are still ongoing. The penalty against Azure Ray is not confirmed.

Group Stage Tiebreakers

Stream
Time
Match
Score
3:30 PM
Blacklist International vs Shopify Rebellion
1-2
7:00 PM
Azure Ray vs Bleed Esports
2-1

Bali Major Group Stage: Schedule and live results

Here is the schedule for Bali Major Group Stage from June 29 - July 3.

June 29

Time [SGT]
Stream A
Stream B
Stream C
Stream D
Group A
10:00 AM
SR vs Liquid
[1-1]
Tundra vs bc
[1-1]
Spirit vs Aster
[1-1]
iG vs XctN
[2-0]
Group B
12:30 PM
Bleed vs Quest
[0-2]
PSG.LGD vs nouns
[1-1]
EG vs AR
[0-2]
GG vs 9P
[2-0]
Group A
3:00 PM
Tundra vs Spirit
[1-1]
SR vs bc
[1-1]
iG vs Aster
[0-1]
BLCK vs Liquid
[0-2]
Group B
5:30 PM
PSG.LGD vs Bleed
[2-0]
EG vs nouns
[0-2]
GG vs Quest
[1-1]
BB vs AR
[1-1]

June 30

Time [SGT]
Stream A
Stream B
Stream C
Stream D
Group A
10:00 AM
BLCK vs bc
[1-1]
Tundra vs SR
[2-0]
iG vs Spirit
[0-2]
XctN vs Liquid
[0-2]
Group B
12:30 PM
BB vs nouns
[2-0]
PSG.LGD vs EG
[1-1]
GG vs Bleed
[1-1]
9P vs AR
[2-0]
Group A
3:00 PM
Liquid vs Aster
[2-0]
Tundra vs iG
[1-1]
BLCK vs SR
[1-1]
XctN vs bc
[1-1]
Group B
5:30 PM
PSG.LGD vs GG
[0-2]
BB vs EG
[2-0]
9P vs nouns
[1-1]
AR vs Quest
[0-2]

July 1

Time [SGT]
Stream A
Stream B
Stream C
Stream D
Group A
10:00 AM
Aster vs bc
[0-2]
Tundra vs BLCK
[2-0]
XctN vs SR
[1-1]
Liquid vs Spirit
[2-0]
Group B
12:30 PM
9P vs EG
[2-0]
PSG.LGD vs BB
[1-1]
AR vs Bleed
[0-1]
Quest vs nouns
[2-0]
Group A
3:00 PM
XctN vs BLCK
[1-1]
Liquid vs iG
[1-1]
Aster vs SR
[2-0]
bc vs Spirit
[1-1]
Group B
5:30 PM
9P vs BB
[0-2]
AR vs GG
[1-1]
Quest vs EG
[2-0]
nouns vs Bleed
[1-1]

July 2

Time [SGT]
Stream A
Stream B
Stream C
Stream D
Group A
10:00 AM
bc vs iG
[2-0]
Tundra vs XctN
[1-1]
Aster vs BLCK
[2-0]
Spirit vs SR
[2-0]
Group B
12:30 PM
Quest vs BB
[2-0]
PSG.LGD vs 9P
[2-0]
nouns vs GG
[0-2]
Bleed vs EG
[1-1]
Group A
3:00 PM
SR vs iG
[2-0]
Tundra vs Liquid
[1-1]
Aster vs XctN
[2-0]
Spirit vs BLCK
[1-1]
Group B
5:30 PM
PSG.LGD vs AR
[1-1]
Quest vs 9P
[1-1]
Bleed vs BB
[2-0]
EG vs GG
[1-1]

July 3

Time [SGT]
Stream A
Stream B
Stream C
Stream D
Group A
10:00 AM
Tundra vs Aster
[1-1]
bc vs Liquid
[1-1]
Spirit vs XctN
[1-1]
iG vs BLCK
[0-2]
Group B
12:30 PM
Bleed vs 9P
[0-2]
PSG.LGD vs Quest
[2-0]
nouns vs AR
[0-2]
GG vs BB
[0-2]

Bali Major details: Date, venue, prize pool, more

The first Indonesian Major is set to take place in a luxurious 5-star resort, Ayana Estate in Bali. The Bali Major, hosted by IO Esports and EPULZE, begins on June 29 with the standard Group Stage and ends on July 9, 2023. The final three days of Bali Major, July 7 -9 will host a relatively small audience at the Champa Garden.

  • Group Stage: June 29 - July 3
  • Playoffs - July 5 - July 9

The biggest significance to Bali Major is undoubtedly its massive DPC points pool. A total of 3,500 points will be given to the top teams of the Major, which can land them a direct invite to TI12.

Here is the $500,000 USD prize pool distribution including DPC points.

Place
Prize Money
DPC Points
1.
$200,000
600
2.
$100,000
550
3.
$75,000
500
4.
$50,000
450
5-6.
$25,000
400
7-8.
$12,500
300

Bali Major Groups announced!

Group A
Group B
Tundra Esports
PSG.LGD
Team Spirit
Bleed Esports
Shopify Rebellion
Evil Geniuses
Invictus Gaming
Gaimin Gladiators
Blacklist International
BetBoom Team
beastcoast
nouns
Team Aster
Quest Esports
Team Liquid
Azure Ray
Execration
9Pandas

Bali Major official broadcast talent

The 2023 Bali Major hosts a number of familiar and new faces. The on-site talent features hosts like Sheever, Tsunami, and Snare. We'll also see casting duos like ODPixel x Fogged and Cap x SVG at the event. The lineup of remote talent features other casters that will likely take over the Group Stage matches. The casters include Lyrical x Trent and SUNSfan x Jenkins. Check out the full Bali Major broadcast lineup here.


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