StarLadder revealed the English broadcast talent that will attend the Dota 2 Chongqing Major Jan. 19. The list features well-known casters and analysts.
Gabriel "Lyrical" Cruz, Ioannis "Fogged" Loucas, Toby "TobiWan" Dawson, and Kyle Freedman will join as casters for the Dota 2 Major. The event will be hosted by Richard Campbell. David "GoDz" Parker, Dominik "Lacoste" Stipić, Alan "Nahaz" Bester, and Dominik "Black^" Reitmeier will be analysts for the Chongqing Major.
Both Johan "Weppas" Westberg and Jonathan "Pimpmuckl" Liebig will join as observers, and Lawrence "Malystryx" Phillips will be the interviewer.
A handful of the talent going to the Chongqing Major is also a part of the broadcast talent for the PGL Minor, which will run until Sunday.
The Chongqing Major lasts until Jan. 27 and is being organized by StarLadder. It comes with a $1 million prize pool and 15,000 circuit points for the Dota 2 Pro Circuit. The first place team takes home $350,000, runner-up takes $170,000, third place takes $100,000 and fourth place takes $80,000. The winning team also gets 4,950 Dota 2 circuit points, and second place will earn 3,000. Third place takes 2,100 circuit points, and fourth place takes 1,250. The event features 16 teams.
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