Dota 2 Betting
Dota 2 is one of the most popular esports titles that is played across the world today. Also known as Defence of the Ancient 2, the game was launched in 2011 as MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) and published by Valve. The aim of the game is to beat the other team, and here at Bet UK, we offer the top esports betting odds across all of the biggest Dota 2 tournaments across the world.
Betting in Dota 2
Although it's one of the most popular esports in the world, with over 10 million players, Dota 2 is a relatively simple esports game for bettors to understand. However, if you're new to the world of esports betting, you'll need to look for the top best Dota 2 betting sites. Here at Bet UK, we offer a host of betting odds on Dota 2, which include specific in-game outcomes and the overall result. Below we've listed the key esports bets players are likely to make in this MOBA.
Match Odd - These bets are placed on the overall match winners in each game, and the favourite to win a particular game in the Dota 2 betting markets will generally have shorter odds than the other team.
Total Maps - Dota 2 is played across a specific number of maps, so punters can place bets on the total number of maps needed to win a game. The totals available in this Dota 2 bet will be either over 2.5 or under 2.5 matches.
Correct Map Score - If you feel a specific team will win the match by a specific number of maps, you can also place pre-match bets on that outcome. The results on offer will either be 2-0 or 2-1 to a specific side.
Map Betting Kills - As the aim of the game in Dota 2 is to take objectives and kill the members of the other team, one of the available Dota 2 betting markets is the total number of hero kills per map.
Live Dota 2 Esports Betting at Bet UK
Whether you're looking to place bets on the outright winner of a game or what happens during the game, here at Bet UK, we offer [live in-play betting]](/betting/live-betting#event/live/1018867666) on the best esports odds. As each match gets underway, bettors will be able to monitor the performance of each team thanks to our handy in-depth statistics bar, which will feature the current action in each and note the previous scores. If you're looking to place in-play bets, we also offer live odds and who will win the current map during the game, so you'll be able to bet following each key moment.
How to bet on Dota 2
If you're new to online gaming trends and Dota betting, you'll want to know how to place your bets and how to find the best Dota 2 betting sites. We offer all of the top esports betting odds in our market. After logging into your account and heading over to our esports market, bettors will have access to all Dota 2 games, including the biggest tournaments. Simply make your selection and place your bets.
Dota 2 FAQS
Q. What is Dota 2? A MOBA game played between two teams of five players who play characters called Heroes with different abilities and play styles, the aim of Dota 2 is to destroy the 'Ancient' or the other team's base. There are also other parts of the game to look out for including first blood and first tower, so there is always action within a game.
Q. What are the biggest Dota 2 tournaments? A. There are many major tournaments in Dota, but the one which attracts the biggest Dota betting attention is 'The International. Held annually, the competition features the top teams from all over the world who battle it out for the biggest prize pools in excess of $40 million.
However, the DPC or Dota Pro Circuit will see teams faceoff against each other across the year in season-long competitions, and the top teams will be invited to the T1 event.
Q. Where can I watch Dota 2 games? A. There are many live streams available for Dota 2, so you can catch all available games. Whether you're looking to watch the Dota Pro Circuit or the best Dota players at international tournaments, every game will be streamed online.