Clement ‚Puppey‘ Ivanov has reclaimed the top spot in the Dota 2 World Ranking in April. One of his former teammates reached the top tier meanwhile.
His lead is very close though: His new teammate Arteezy and EG-substitute zai are just 390 points behind Puppey. That’s only a notch, considering all have more than 55,000 points. Secret other addition of the Spring Shuffle, UNiVeRsE still shares the fourth place of the Dota 2 World Ranking with his former teammates from Evil Geniuses, Fear, ppd and Suma1L.
Secrets Shanghai winning lineup profits
The last three spots in the top10 are reserved for players that don’t play for Secret or EG: s4 from Alliance is eigth, KuroKy from Team Liquid is ninth and MiSeRy, now playing for [digitalchaos] steps up to rank 10. That’s the best position he ever had in the World Ranking and just one place above his former teammate EternaLEnVy.
Secrets Shanghai winning midlaner w33 improves to rank 12 but also switched to [digitalchaos] after the Major. pieliedie from Team Secret is now on rank 13, BigDaddy from OG improves to rank 14 – it’s the best rank of their careers for all of them. They pushed players like ALOHADANCE and Resolut1on to the back who lose some spots in this months World Ranking.
MVP Phoenix is the big winner of April
March was dominated tournament-wise by the Shanghai Major of course, so players who performed well there got the biggest boost. Besides the players from Secret this is true for the lineup of MVP Phoenix. The Koreans also won the Dota Pit League Season 4 in March and thus all climbed a lot: MP for example is now 30 ranks higher than a month before on rank 49. Febby and QO are 56zh (+26 ranks), FoREV 80th (+52 ranks) and Dubu 93th – which is a boost of 193 ranks for him.
The players of compLexity Gaming profited as well from their great performance at the Shanghai Major, on a lower scale than MVP though: Riser for example is now 121st (+65 ranks) while swindlemelonzz and Zfreek enter the top100 for the first time in their careers. Natus Vinceres SoNNeikO is also among the 100 best Dota players for the first time, reaching rank 91 this month in the Dota 2 World Ranking.
How is the Dota 2 World Ranking calculated?
The Dota 2 World Ranking consists of 1,062 players from 63 countries this month. 22,982 results of 500 tournaments are included in our database. If you want to learn more about how the World Ranking is calculated, check our calculations page.