PiTER defeated ACES 3-1 (de_inferno 16-14, de_cache 16-5, de_overpass 16-4) to win MCS Open Season 2 Finals taking place in the Moscow Cyberstadium, for 250,000 RUB (~$4,400).
After a series of regional LAN qualifiers and the league itself, MCS Open Season 2 came to the $7,600 LAN Finals stage taking place in Moscow, Russia in Moscow Cyberstadium from April 3-5.
A total of 16 teams battled in a double elimination bracket, with PiTER, ACES and GGWP being one of the biggest names in the tournament.
wayLander's PiTER clinch a domestic victory
GGWP fell short to PiTER and WEPLAY- in the initial rounds of both brackets, but Jan "wayLander" Rahkonen's team managed to come all the way to the top of the tournament to fight it out in the best-of-five grand final.
Since ACES came from the upper bracket after defeating PiTER 2-1 in the upper semi-finals, they had a one-map lead, although PiTER made it a clean 3-0 even after a close initial map, de_inferno, which went to 30 rounds.
MCS Open Season 2 Finals standings:
1. PiTER - 250,000 RUB (~$4,400) 2. ACES - 100,000 RUB (~$1,800) 3. Vega - 60,000 RUB (~$1,060) 4. Enso C.C. - 30,000 RUB (~$530) 5.-6. Enbrace - 15,000 RUB (~$270) 5.-6. Magic - 15,000 RUB (~$270) 7.-8. Adrenaline - 15,000 RUB (~$270) 7.-8. Kovcheg - 15,000 RUB (~$270)