The 2021 DPC SA is the third iteration of the (Dota Pro Circuit) tournament organized by 4D Esports; This tournament will also serve as qualifying tournaments in preparation for the biggest DOTA2 event, The International.
The tournament will feature both notable and the best teams from Europe, China, Southeast Asia, North America, and South America, with a prize pool for each region amounting to $205,000 for Upper Division and $75,000 for the Lower Division.
The points acquired from this tournament will determine their qualification for the Major Event and eventually The International 2022.
The lower division will begin with the open qualifying stage where participants will compete in a single-elimination bracket, all matches are played in the best-of-one series, except for the Quarterfinals which are best-of-three.
Closed Qualifier will be played in double-elimination best-of-three series.
Lower Division main stage will be played in round-robin best-of-three series.