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Filipino banned from China eSports tournament over alleged racism

Dec 04, 2018 - 9:44 PM

(UPDATED) Valve's Dota 2 team steps in, banning Carlo 'Kuku' Palad from competing in the upcoming Chongqing Major

TNC guaranteed at least P3.5M in winnings after losers bracket save

Apr 05, 2018 - 5:45 PM

TNC falls to a lower bracket but defeats Optic Gaming to continue in the $1-million Dota 2 tournament

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: Evil Geniuses' finals victory over Newbee

May 29, 2017 - 12:05 PM

The North American powerhouse nabs the trophy in the first ever Manila Masters tournament and takes home US 125 000

[MANILA MASTERS] Watch: Team Newbee vs. EG in grand finals

May 28, 2017 - 8:30 PM

The winner gets US 125 000 while the runner up takes home US 50 000

Screenshot from Twitch livestream

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: Evil Geniuses' last hurdle to reach finals

May 28, 2017 - 8:28 PM

EG loses the first game before pulling off two straight wins that netted them the championship ticket

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: Team NP's thrashing of Faceless

May 28, 2017 - 11:14 AM

Southeast Asia’s last hope is out of the Manila Masters falling to Team NP 2 1

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: Faceless keeps SEA dream alive, eliminates OG 2-1

May 27, 2017 - 10:39 PM

Faceless solidifies their SEA dominance defeating OG 2 1 in the lower bracket quarterfinals of the Manila Masters

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: Invictus eliminated as EternalEnvy dominates

May 27, 2017 - 10:17 PM

Invictus Gaming becomes the first Chinese team to be eliminated from the Manila Masters after a 2 0 thrashing by Team NP

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: Newbee hammers EG, secures finals slot

May 27, 2017 - 8:17 AM

China’s best looks to secure a championship win in Manila as they are the first team going to the Grand Finals of the Manila Masters

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: Faceless sweeps PH team Clutch Gamers

May 26, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Iceiceice and company prove they re still on top of the Southeast Asian heap eliminating the sole Filipino squad in the tourney 2 0

[MANILA MASTERS] Recap: NP eliminates Secret

May 26, 2017 - 4:13 PM

NP s EternalEnvy settles score with Secret s Puppey in inspired performance in do or die match

A recap of TNC Pro Team's exit from Kiev Major

Apr 29, 2017 - 12:04 PM

The loss is a bit of a shock as many Dota fans expected TNC to be a strong contender in the tournament having beaten some heavyweights in the past

EARLY EXIT. After a fiery run in the earlier stages – one that saw one member set a kill count record – the Philippines' top Dota 2 team flames out in the first round of the main event

Here's how we think the Kiev Major Main Event will play out

Apr 27, 2017 - 5:46 PM

OG might have the best chance of taking home the 1 million grand prize

Schedule, teams set for ESL One Manila esports tourney

Apr 21, 2016 - 11:38 PM

What s at stake? A 250 000 prize pool and the chance to boost the region s growing gaming industry