Held at the Top Run Arena, located in São Paulo, the offine finals of r1seCup gathered the top four sides of the online group stage, who faced off for their share of the 1,300 BRL (approximately $400) prize purse.
The two favourite going into the event - Gabriel "FalleN" Toledo's Keyd Stars and Dexterity - advanced from the semi-finals without too much trouble a they moved past Mastermind and Rampage Killers, respectively, without dropping a single map.
FalleN's Keyd Stars win domestic tournament following an exciting final
In the clash between Brazil's strongest sides, it was Dexterity who claimed bragging rights first as Christos "prd" Savvidis's team came from behind to secure a 16-13 victory on de_cache after finding themselves trailing their opponents by seven rounds at the break.
de_dust2 then went down to the wire, with the map being decided by overtime, in which Keyd Stars sealed a 19-17 victory. The decider map, de_inferno, was pretty much a one-way street as the former KaBuM moved eased past Dexterity 16-9 to secure a 2-1 victory in the series.
r1seCup final standings:
1. Keyd Stars
4. Rampage Killers