Upper and Lower Bracket Teams Revealed for The International 2023 Playoffs
Following the conclusion of the second phase of the group stage of The International 2023, all playoff participants and the opening matches have been determined.
The winners of decider matches qualified for the upper bracket: Team Spirit, Virtus.pro, Team Liquid, Talon Esports, LGD Gaming, 9Pandas, nouns, and Azure Ray.
Shopify Rebellion, TSM, Evil Geniuses, Gaimin Gladiators, Keyd Stars, BB Team, Tundra Esports, and Entity will start from the lower bracket.
The playoffs are set to begin on October 20th, with four matches from the first round of the upper bracket scheduled for that day. The match schedule is available here.