Dota 2 is an active eSports discipline that regularly hosts regional and international championships. The prize fund of the main tournament of The International was 34 million dollars. The number of tournaments, as well as viewers at the broadcasts of Parimatch Dota 2 matches increases every year. The viewership at matches of the top teams in this discipline is often larger than in many traditional sports disciplines.
Features of betting on Dota 2
To make a winning bet on Dota 2 on Parimatch website, you need to prepare carefully before each match. You need to analyze a huge array of statistics. Including team morale and attitude, level of preparation, win/loss ratio during the whole playing season.
In betting on Dota, it is better to combine strategies, bet small amounts and make add-ons. If there is high confidence in the good form of the team, you can count on its success in the tournament.
Cyber sports oriented bookmakers offer a wide range of outcomes and types of bets on Dota 2. The main ones are:
- ordinare - a bet on a single event;
- Express - a bet on several events;
- System - a combination of two or more express bets.
Matches are held literally every hour, which allows you to bet around the clock. In this case, it is not uncommon, when the meetings taking place in the minor tournaments, bookmaker's office put overvalued odds. If you have time to place a bet on such odds, you can count on a solid win.
Most experienced bettors prefer to place bets not before the start of the match, but in play. The peculiarity of the live mode is the ability to assess the strength of the teams on a particular map and the strategy of each of them, as well as to get acquainted with the choice of heroes.
Each hero has a specific set of abilities that apply to a particular strategy. Some teams do better with certain heroes than others. Therefore, being able to see the selected characters before betting is one of the main advantages of betting on a match.
You can bet in real time on specific outcomes:
- first blood;
- the murder of Roshan;
- the destruction of the first tower;
- the number of finished creeps, etc.
Each market has its own peculiarities, which must be taken into account when placing a bet.