The first Dota 2 Major of the season started with an upset.
In the first round, 2016 Dota 2 International winners Wings Gaming were knocked out by Evil Geniuses.
The Dota 2 Boston Major main event kicked off Wednesday with the first half of the round-of-16 matches.
Wings Gaming fell to Evil Geniuses in the second match of the day. Normally this would send Wings Gaming to the losers bracket, but this Major is the first to use a single-elimination format.
Evil Geniuses outplayed Wings Gaming in both matches, moving on to Friday’s quarterfinals with a 2-0 victory. Read more…