EHOME become the Hainan Master Cup Finals champions
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Chinese esports organisation EHOME dominated Hainan Master Cup this weekend as it swept through the whole LAN event without losing a single game.
Eight teams competed in the Dota 2 tournament which featured a single-elimination bracket and a ¥ 500,000 (≃$71,003) prize pool. In the Quarterfinals, EHOME faced South Korean team, T1 who they proceeded to defeat 2-0. Their second match was against Sparking Arrow Gaming who also lost 0-2 to EHOME.
Team Aster met up with EHOME in the Finals after defeating Royal Never Give Up and CDEC Gaming 2-0 and 2-1 respectively. Team Aster fought hard against EHOME in the first game, drawing the match out to 42 minutes before losing. The second game took just over 30 minutes, with EHOME now better at reading their opponents. The series ended 2-0 in favour of EHOME who proved without a doubt that they were the better team at the LAN.
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Here is the full tournament standing:
- EHOME – ¥200 000 ($28 401)
- Team Aster – ¥ 100 000 ($14 201)
- Sparking Arrow Gaming – ¥80 000 ($11 361)
- CDEC Gaming – ¥50 000 ($7100)
- Royal Never Give Up – ¥17 500 ($2 85)
- Keen Gaming – ¥17 500 ($2485)
- T1 – ¥17 500 ($2485)
- Revive – ¥17 500 ($2485)
EHOME is set to compete at MDL Chengdu Major from November 16-24 as the third China seed. They're also currently competing in China Dota2 Professional League Season 1, with their next match scheduled for November 9.