Team Aster, Team Spirit and PSG.LGD won every map on the first day of PGL Dota 2 Major Arlington 2022. Reigning champions of The International took down beastcoast and Tundra Esports without much trouble, while Aster easily prevailed over Evil Geniuses and Entity Gaming.
As for the main favorites of the last Major of the season, the Chinese team played only one match – against Talon Esports. The results of the first game day and standings are as follows:
As a reminder, within PGL Dota 2 Major Arlington 2022, 17 teams are competing for $500,000 and 4,570 DPC points. All group stage matches are played in best-of-2 format, playoff games will be best-of-3, and the winner of the grand final will be determined after one of the teams wins three maps (best-of-5).
Follow the results, video streams and match statistics of the last Major of the season on CyberScore.