VeryGames has advanced from second group stage's group A with a 3-0 record while Russian mixteam Nostalgie advance after wins over TeamCRG and e-Sports.rs.
The French squad, widely considered second best in the world, showed much better play in the second group stage as they recorded three dominating wins over their competition.
Nostalgie managed three rounds on de_nuke_se, TeamCRG five on de_inferno_se and finally, in the last match, e-Sports.rs were able to get eight rounds on de_nuke_se.
Despite the early loss against VeryGames, the Russian side were able to make it through to the playoffs thanks to a 16-9 win over e-Sports.rs on de_mirage_csgo and a 16-11 victory versus TeamCRG on de_inferno_se.
VeryGames will face off against Natus Vincere tomorrow at 10:00 in the quarter-finals, while Nostalgie are up against Ninjas in Pyjamas, also scheduled to start at 10:00.