Today, October 20, the first matches of the playoffs of The International 2023 World Championship start in the USA. Dota 2.
Unlike the group stage, all games will be played in the Seattle Convention Center’s Summit Building with live spectators.
Four upper bracket matches are scheduled for Friday, after which no one will be eliminated. The winners of the games will advance and secure at least 5th-6th place, while the losers will fall into the lower bracket and play for elimination on Sunday.
Schedule of games of the first day of the playoffs The International 2023
- October 20, 20:00.Team Spirit (Russia) — Virtus.pro (Russia)
- October 20, 23:00. Team Liquid (Sweden) – Talon Esports (Thailand)
- October 21, 2:00. LGD Gaming (China) — 9Pandas (Russia)
- October 21, 5:00. nouns (USA) — Azure Ray (China)