T1 beat VP to win ESL One Summer 2021
SEA Dota 2 roster T1 defeats Virtus.pro 3-2 to win ESL One Summer 2021 grand finals.
Earlier, T1 beat Alliance 2-0 in lower bracket finals to secure their spot in grand finals to again face CIS roster VP, who already defeated them once in upper bracket finals.
The grand finals was a best of 5 game and it went all 5 maps to give the viewers an epic grand finals to watch this weekend.
T1 took game 1 in 31 min. of action behind. VP answered back by winning 2 consecutive games and took the lead in series 2-1. At this point it VP was looking favourite to win it all and claim the ESL one title but T1 roster had different plans.
T1 took map 4 in 43 min. to force the decider game of the tournament and they complete their comeback by winning the final game 5 in 42 min. to claim the 175,000$ grand prize and the ESL one title.
Both the teams are already qualified for The International 10 as direct invites by their position in DPC leader board.
ESL one Summer Prize money and positions-
$400,000 USD was spread among the teams.
1st $175,000 T1
2nd $85,000 Virtus.pro
3rd $45,000 Alliance
4th $25,000 OG
5th-6th $15,000 Vikin.gg, Quincy Crew
7th-8th $10,000 AS Monaco Gambit, Team Nigma
9th-12th $5,000 Tundra Esports, Team Unique, Team Secret, Team Liquid
Current T1 Dota 2 Roster-
23savage Nuengnara Teeramahanon1
Karl Karl Baldovino2
Kuku Carlo Palad3
Xepher Kenny Deo4
Whitemon Matthew Filemon5