Virtus devour NiP in King of Kings
Virtus.pro have advanced to the Caseking King of Kings grand final after a 2-0 (16-9 de_inferno, 16-8 de_mirage) win over the new NiP lineup.
Virtus.pro started the series with an early 6-0 lead on the terrorist side of de_inferno. NiP won seven of the next eight rounds, but Jarosław "pashaBiceps" Jarząbkowski's heroics got his team the lead.
Up 8-7 after the significantly harder side of the map, NiP could not muster a comeback in the second half, as Virtus reduced them to just two terrorist rounds to win 16-9.
byali was a monster in Virtus.pro's 2-0 win
After a short break play resumed on de_mirage, where Virtus once again had a strong start as terrorists, ultimately leading to a dominant 10-5 lead on the harder side.
The Swedes, led by Patrik "f0rest" Lindberg, fought back in the second half despite losing the pistol round, but once again to no avail, as they lost 8-16, and 0-2 overall.
Next up is the second semi-final between Cloud9 and mousesports, with the winner set to take on Virtus.pro for the 5,000€ first place prize later today at 20:30.