«Sharks» are about to take part in the renewed tournament aimed to develop eSports in Russia.
Vega Squadron Dota 2 roster will take part in Russian eSports Cup 2017. Compared to the last season, there will not only be Russian players taking part in the tournament, but many other nationalities that will increase the level of the tournament.
Russian eSports Cup will feature 4 disciplines: Dota 2, HearthStone, League of Legends and FIFA 17. Prize pool of the Dota 2 tournament is 3,2 million rubles that is around $55,000 and the LAN fianls are hosted in Moscow.
Qualifiers for the Russian Cup will begin in March, 4. Vega Squadron will be playing there together with everyone without any special privilege.
Vega Squadron sports director, Georgy «drAmer» Faleev:
- No doubt, to improve eSports in our country professional teams are required. We're pleased to take part in Russian eSports Cup. Fresh blood and new teams require experience of playing high level tournaments against top tier teams and Vega Squadron are glad to help them in it.