2019 was a really great year for Dota 2 and its fans. Various organizers hosted different tournaments for it in all parts of the world, and all of them featured some really big prize pools. The biggest tournament was The International 2019 which featured a prize pool of $34 million. This also made it the biggest esports tournament in history, just on top of Fortnite World Cup that had a prize pool of $30 million. And today, we are going to talk about the top two Dota 2 teams of 2019.
Top Two Dota 2 Teams in 2019
In the said year, hundreds of teams participated in different Dota 2 tournaments that were held all over the world. Some teams managed to win those tournaments, while others couldn’t make it through the first stage. However, there were some teams that absolutely dominated every tournament they participated in, and this became the best teams of the year. So without any further due, here are the best Dota 2 teams of 2019.
Team Liquid has always been regarded as one of the best Dota 2 teams in the world. Since their formation, the team has competed in some of the biggest Dota 2 tournaments. During the last season, they surprised everyone. At first, their performance wasn’t that good and they were somewhat slow. However, they soon started using new strategies and eventually made it to the top in TI9. The captain of the team, Kuro “KuroKy” Takhasomi decided to remove Matu from the roster, only to add Aliwi “w33” Omar to the team. While everyone thought that this was a bad decision, everyone was proved wrong after W33 used his amazing strategies that helped Liquid win some really matches.
Team Liquid performed exceptionally well during TI9, as the won five series without even losing a single game. They even manged to defeat LGD through which they secured a spot in the semi finals. However, they failed to win against OG, but their overall performance throughout 2019 was remarkable.
OG once again proved their worth by becoming the best Dota 2 team in 2019. They became the first team to win two and back to back Internationals by winning TI9. Although the team had a relatively slow start as they skipped the first two majors, they started making a come back after it.
During TI9, OG dominated the group stage and pretty much revealed that they can defeat any team they face. During the grand finals, they gave Team Liquid a really difficult time and won the tournament. Their performance was once again recognized world wide, and their current roster is regarded as one of the best in the history of Dota. They are a a clear example of how hard work and good team strategies can help you achieve success.
These were the top two Dota 2 teams of 2019. Now that the year is ending, fans are now wondering who will manage to become the best Dota 2 team in 2020. Will OG manage to perform the same as 2019? Or will some other team defeat them to take the throne?