Every team played with some of two match series to begin the tournament, and just one team came through using a clean 4-0 record. Several teams took 2-0 successes each day, with a few results more astonishing than many others.
cn Wings Gaming overcome cn Vici Gaming J 2-0 despite seeming quite sloppy while ru Team Empire defeat cn LGD.Eternally Youthful 2-0, making sure the race for second place in Group A will be an interesting one. In Group B, cn Invictus Gaming, cn Newbee and cn iG.Energy all one 2-0 victory apiece.
Group A: As expected rolling in points
It’s not much of a surprise, but so far no team have managed to upset the apparently most powerful team in Group A., world OG You could state they confronted the poorer teams of the group to begin, but that might not be accurate.
Both matches were very one sided, although their match against Wings was the headline tournament opener.
After a little over 60 minutes total match time, OG had 3 points to begin the day.
Team Faceless did a far better job against OG although Wings did, although not enough to really take a game away from the three time winners that are Major. Fly’s Visage returned, this time in both matches. After losing to your 11/6#216/21 Visage in Game 1, Faceless were not frightened enough to prohibit his had it outside in the second match and Fly third amazing Visage match of the day, finishing off Faceless in a very one sided Match 2.
eu Team Liquid seemed really powerful coming within this occasion, but Group B earned its’ standing as the true group of departure after this first day found several upsets for teams believed to be on the list of most powerful in the group. Team Liquid fought, beginning the day having a loss to Invictus Gaming.
Liquid were likely expecting to already possess a win or two of the group heading to their second match, among their toughest matches under their belts. Liquid managed to hold their very own, although their second match of the day was against the Chinese titans of Newbee.
de Kuro S. ‘KuroKy’ Takhasomi’s Monkey King seen possible goals any one of the other heroes of Liquid may prepare yourself to start when Sunstrike and Primal Spring was channeled. The mixtures melted heroes before they had an opportunity to respond and helped Miracle- to continue with cn Song ‘Sccc’ Chun’s Alchemist when it comes to net worth, at least in the first to mid match (Sccc completed the match with 1.2k GPM, while Miracle- had “only” 780 in the end).
It came down to rat dota as the highground shield of Newbee was formidable, but Team Liquid chipped away every chance they took and got the win, securing a single point and refusing Newbee a 6-point beginning to the group stage.