The 1st Major tournament in CIS will be hosted at Palace “Ukraine”, in Kiev, Ukraine from April 27 to April 30, 2017. 16 teams will struggle at the championship, 8 of them have received a direct invitation, the second half of them has passed through the qualifiers in their regions. As at the previous Major Dota 2 tournaments, the prize pool will amount 3 000 000$. At first, teams will fight in the group, which will be played in the Swiss system, after this all teams will get to the playoff, which will be carried out in a Single Elimination system. All matches will be hosted in a bo3 format, except the Grand Final - it will be hosted in a bo5 format.