Filipino Dota 2 powerhouse Polaris Esports defeated fellow Philippine team Execration, 2-1, to win the Asia-Pacific Predator League 2022 Grand Finals in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday (13 November) and take home the US$75,000 grand prize.
The grand finals of the Asia-Pacific (APAC) Predator League 2022 held with 15 teams from across the region battling out in two events, Dota2 and PUBG in Japan on November 11 to 13.
The Asia-Pacific Predator League 2022 Grand Finals will took place in Tokyo, Japan, from November 11-13. Teams from across the Asia-Pacific region gathered to showcase battles with all their intensity and passion, as the teams were expected to deliver the ultimate play for fans across the region in its first physical competition in two years.
The Asia Pacific Predator League 2022 Grand Final is based on a best-of-three-match format. Although Execration took the lead to win the first game, they could not maintain momentum throughout the battle.
After being defeated by Polaris Esports with a landslide advantage in the second game, they were unable to recover, and they were also strongly suppressed by Polaris in the third game. In the end, it was Polaris Esports who came out on top with an extraordinary performance.
Polaris Esports roster:
John Anthony “Natsumi” Vargas
Mc Nicholson “Lelouch-” Villanueva
Nikko “Force” Bilocura
Marvin “Xavius” Rushton
Nico “eyyou” Barcelon
Here are the Predator League 2022 Asia Pacific Grand Finals – Dota 2 overall standings:
Champion – Polaris Esports ($75,000)
Runner Up – Execration ($30,000)
Third place – GrindSky Esports ($15,000)