Now that's how it's done ðŸ˜Žâ€” Team Secret (@teamsecret) January 19, 2020
With a 2-0 victory over @beastcoast, we advance to the #DHDL13 Upper Bracket playoffs! @MATUMBAMAN is still on 0 deaths btw #SecretDota #SecretFighting pic.twitter.com/vcOGCTzvmU
Group B was the first to finish, with Team Secret and Vici Gaming confirming their Upper Bracket playoff places.
South American qualifier winning team beastcoast and the North American winner Chaos Esports Club will need to fight through the Lower Bracket for their chance to stay in the tournament.
After a tough group stage we'll be starting from the Lower Bracket.â€” Chaos EC @ #DHDL13 ðŸ‡©ðŸ‡ª (@ChaosEC) January 19, 2020
The Dota boys will be back on Tuesday to face a dreaded BO1 elimination matchâ˜ ï¸ pic.twitter.com/ybbeEkhLYj
Fellow NA qualifier winner Evil Geniuses clashed with Team Liquid in Group D, with Natus Vincere already set for the Upper Bracket and paiN Gaming in the Lower Bracket. Evil Geniuses were able to triumph over Liquid in a third game lasting almost an hour and join Naâ€™Vi in the Upper Bracket.
Group C saw the Liquid players former organisation Alliance also battle for an Upper Bracket start to the playoffs against Reality Rift. A solid start for Alliance saw them go into the second map with the upper hand and convert it into a strong 2-0 win.
They joined Invictus Gaming in the Upper Bracket, with Reality Rift alongside Virtus.pro in the Lower Bracket.
WePlay! Bukavel Minor winners Nigma claim the first top spot in Group A, leaving TNC Predator in the Lower Bracket as Fnatic and Team Aster fought for the second Upper Bracket spot. Fnatic were able to repeat their earlier group stage performance and 2-0 Aster once again.
The Leipzig Major continues on 21st January, with the Upper Bracket matches starting the day before the high-stakes Lower Bracket begins later.
All of the action can be found across DreamLeagueâ€™s official Twitch channels.