$1.5M Charity Event
Gamers Without Borders reveals their 3rd weekend of charity events to take place in the online world of EU/CIS Dota 2. There is $1.5M up for grabs for the participating teams' choice of charities approved by Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center. All the prize pool is going towards efforts helping to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak. This Saudi backed organization was able to rack up top Dota 2 brands from around the regions, consisting of Alliance, Team Liquid, Na’Vi, Team Nigma, Ninjas in Pyjamas, OG, Team Secret, and Virtus.pro.
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ESL has created a technical partnership for Gamers Without Borders to help run the event. The chairman of the organization behind the tournament, the Saudi Arabian Federation for Electronic and Intellectual Sports said, “In this difficult period where the world feels more disconnected and distant than ever before, we are extremely proud that, through Gamers Without Borders, our Kingdom will unite and connect the global gaming community in response to Covid-19 and ultimately help save lives.”
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