TS over VP in semis marathon

Tempo Storm come out on top of the best-of-five marathon versus Virtus.pro 3-2 (Dust2 16-9, Train 16-7, Inferno 4-16, Cache 13-16, Mirage 16-11).

The first map of the second semi-final of Tempo Storm and Virtus.pro started on Dust2, a map that is usually the Poles' first ban. As such, it didn't come as a surprise that the Brazilians took a swift 5-0 lead as CT.

On the back of Paweł "byali" Bieliński's entry kills, VP were able to string a few rounds together for 6-4 before Tempo Storm ran away with the half for 10-5 after several comfortable rounds.

The second pistol round went their way as well, as did the following two rounds, and soon João "felps" Vasconcellos - who led the way for his team - and company took match point after only dropping one round. It took them a few attempts to close map one out, but they did once Gustavo "SHOOWTiME" Gonçalves clutched a 1v1 for 16-9, 1-0.

Virtus.pro chose Train for their first map, but they were once again down 0-5 as Terrorists shortly after the initial pistol round. Doubles from Janusz "Snax" Pogorzelski and Jarosław "pashaBiceps" Jarząbkowski gave them a round, but Tempo Storm were too strong in retake scenarios in the following two rounds.


felps continued with great play across the VP series

After two A attacks VP switched things up and decided to execute on B which paid off, but they couldn't string more together. Towards the end of the half Henrique "HEN1" Teles picked up a quick quad-kill with the AWP from connector, while felps got a triple on the A bombsite right afterwards, putting their team up at 12-3.

The Polish roster got a silver lining in the form of a pistol round, where Filip "NEO" Kubski defused the bomb in a smoke with 1 HP, but once they won the following anti-eco Tempo Storm got back on their feet. Shortly after picking up match point at 15-5 the Brazilian team were up 2-0 in the series after a 16-7 scoreline on Train.

TS couldn't keep up the pace on map three, Inferno, where they were the ones to be down 0-5 that time around, as Wiktor "TaZ" Wojtas won VP the pistol round as CT with three P2000 headshots and NEO got a quad-kill with an mp7 in the first gunround.

The Poles kept plowing on through, while HEN1's team were forced on unideal buys. Multiple comfortable rounds kept going the way of the Poles except for a couple of forcebuys from Tempo Storm. After a 13-2 scoreline on the first half the teams kept exchanging rounds one for one, which was naturally better for VP who took a map off Tempo at 16-4.


pasha also had a good showing throughout the best-of-five after months of struggles

The start to Cache looked better for Tempo, who lost the CT pistol but replied in the following forcebuy. However, two anti-ecos of their own both ended up going down to the wire, which meant that once VP won the first gunround, they were on an eco. VP took full advantage of the situation and took three rounds in a row after byali clutched a 1v2, for 6-3.

That was all she wrote for VP in the first half however, Ricardo "boltz" Prass racked up 11 kills over the next six rounds, starting with a double in a forcebuy, while felps started showing up as well for his team.

HEN1 then saved a 1v3 attempt from NEO after a very long 1v1 situation around the A bombsite, making it 12-6 in his team's favor. pashaBiceps turned in a quad-kill in the first gunround and Snax followed it up with one of his own as VP took five rounds in a row.

Tempo managed to keep the lead much thanks to SHOOWTiME's double on the A bombsite, but VP took two rounds in a row to even it out at 13-13. After that point the second-best Brazilian team looked lost as VP picked up all remaining three rounds with ease to make the series level at 16-13, 2-2.

The series came down to Mirage, where Tempo Storm replicated some of the play from the first two maps, getting all the way up to nine rounds in a row, some of which included amazing play from felps and boltz on the A bombsite. When VP finally got a round on the board, their economy got reset instantly, and a similar situation occured once more when NEO got a quad-kill.

Due to ecoing a lot of the time VP only got three rounds in total, which rocketed Tempo to a position of clear favourites. A heroic play from Snax in the second pistol round and the second gunround gave his team a chance to come back, as his team strung six rounds together before their opponents took a timeout.

That only resulted into another powerful round from the Poles, but the following forcebuy finally gave them their first round as Terrorists. Another sneaky play by Snax was completely negated by a forcebuy from Tempo Storm which essentially gave them match point and eventually the grand final at 16-11.

Matchpage
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30th April 2016
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Dust2
9
16
Train
7
4
Inferno
16
13
Cache
16
16
Mirage
11

 Tempo Storm K - D +/- ADR Rating 2.0
Brazil João 'felps' Vasconcellosfelps 105 - 94 +11 91.6 1.19
Brazil Ricardo 'boltz' Prassboltz 91 - 82 +9 86.4 1.11
Brazil Henrique 'HEN1' TelesHEN1 86 - 72 +14 69.5 1.04
Brazil Lucas 'LUCAS1' TelesLUCAS1 70 - 79 -9 71.6 1.02
Brazil Gustavo 'SHOOWTiME' GonçalvesSHOOWTiME 62 - 90 -28 56.0 0.80
 Virtus.pro K - D +/- ADR Rating 2.0
Poland Janusz 'Snax' PogorzelskiSnax 81 - 75 +6 74.9 1.13
Poland Paweł 'byali' Bielińskibyali 84 - 81 +3 75.7 1.05
Poland Jarosław 'pashaBiceps' JarząbkowskipashaBiceps 85 - 85 0 74.6 1.03
Poland Wiktor 'TaZ' WojtasTaZ 90 - 86 +4 74.3 1.00
Poland Filip 'NEO' KubskiNEO 75 - 88 -13 69.6 0.98

The best-of-five CEVO Gfinity Season 9 Finals grand final between Tempo Storm and SK is set to start tomorrow at 16:30.

Poland Wiktor 'TaZ' Wojtas
Wiktor 'TaZ' Wojtas
Age:
33
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.98
Maps played:
1786
KPR:
0.67
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.13
Brazil João 'felps' Vasconcellos
João 'felps' Vasconcellos
Age:
22
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.06
Maps played:
731
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.71
APR:
0.16
Brazil Gustavo 'SHOOWTiME' Gonçalves
Gustavo 'SHOOWTiME' Gonçalves
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
787
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.13
Poland Filip 'NEO' Kubski
Filip 'NEO' Kubski
Age:
32
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.97
Maps played:
1681
KPR:
0.66
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.17
Brazil Henrique 'HEN1' Teles
Henrique 'HEN1' Teles
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.11
Maps played:
782
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.58
APR:
0.12
Brazil Ricardo 'boltz' Prass
Ricardo 'boltz' Prass
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.06
Maps played:
955
KPR:
0.71
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.17
Poland Janusz 'Snax' Pogorzelski
Janusz 'Snax' Pogorzelski
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
1604
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.13
Poland Paweł 'byali' Bieliński
Paweł 'byali' Bieliński
Age:
25
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.02
Maps played:
1449
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.14
Poland Jarosław 'pashaBiceps' Jarząbkowski
Jarosław 'pashaBiceps' Jarząbkowski
Age:
31
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.02
Maps played:
1592
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.13
wp vp
2016-04-30 22:19
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2016-04-30 22:19
#37
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Italy Sh0WN 
Ez
2016-04-30 22:19
Kappa
2016-04-30 22:19
#40
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Poland milioner 
nt taz
2016-04-30 22:19
VP XDDD
2016-04-30 22:19
Repeat with me STITCH We smart, we loyal, we friendly, we major champions, we are frm BRAZIL!
2016-04-30 22:20
#93
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Denmark Lassy 
You are litteraly the worst pro CS country ever xD Not skill-wise but the fucking community damn... I litteraly wanna ban you and your "fellow" brasilians if i had the permission
2016-04-30 22:31
ONE T, ONE
2016-04-30 22:43
#140
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Sri Lanka 1v1meRust 
GOD STICH LOVE FROM BRAZILIA
2016-05-01 01:58
3 wtf
2016-04-30 22:19
#4
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United States Tryx[M] 
g
2016-04-30 22:19
deserved
2016-04-30 22:19
h
2016-04-30 22:19
#7
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World poxop 
was close :V
2016-04-30 22:19
ez
2016-04-30 22:19
assad
2016-04-30 22:19
vzds
2016-04-30 22:19
sg
2016-04-30 22:19
#13
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Portugal dracø 
Amazing series, hope to see BO5 in the major (lol who am I kidding, never gonna happen, not even in the fucking final -.- thank mr. gaben) You can see fallen's finger all over this team. Regardless, amazing job from this guys!
2016-04-30 22:20
#141
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Sri Lanka 1v1meRust 
yes fallen was under the desk using his fingers on HEN1's keyboard his fingers were all over them he was coaching them aswell
2016-05-01 01:59
#14
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United Kingdom Tr0pecs 
jj
2016-04-30 22:19
bot pasha jk Prepare for monkey invade
2016-04-30 22:20
Favela is coming boys #TSLOYAL #GOTS
2016-04-30 22:20
#130
SpawN | 
Bosnia and Herzegovina nessaja 
You should know,who is igl in ts?
2016-04-30 23:46
#133
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Bangladesh Evil_Potato 
Hen1
2016-05-01 00:15
#135
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Brazil Prxs 
Its the coach, peacemaker
2016-05-01 00:17
#137
SpawN | 
Bosnia and Herzegovina nessaja 
So no1 wrom the squad? This good thing that now you can have coach igl,so now all 5 players can focus on the game,kinda op :D Ok thx for info :D
2016-05-01 00:37
In fact, Boltz said on facebook that he started this igl function in this league, before, the igl was the coach himself
2016-05-01 02:44
#161
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Brazil Prxs 
In fact, boltz is just the captain. But all the plays n calls came from peace
2016-05-01 17:20
g
2016-04-30 22:19
d
2016-04-30 22:19
#20
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United States freakaroid 
[*]
2016-04-30 22:19
lol
2016-04-30 22:19
fris
2016-04-30 22:19
the biggest choke of record?
2016-04-30 22:19
in what way?
2016-05-01 08:51
:C why?
2016-04-30 22:19
#26
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Brazil saulop 
GG BOYS
2016-04-30 22:19
1
2016-04-30 22:19
well played
2016-04-30 22:19
Nice game
2016-04-30 22:19
New top 4
2016-04-30 22:19
Gj brazil hot guys!
2016-04-30 22:19
#35
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Faroe Islands fakeflagg0t 
expected
2016-04-30 22:19
swetty games
2016-04-30 22:19
#38
Brazil d1v4 
BOT NEO
2016-04-30 22:19
#39
Brazil cLN- 
NICE! strong mentally from TS, but they lost so many easy rounds
2016-04-30 22:19
#41
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Brazil Brazilian Wax 
BRAZIL MODAFOKA
2016-04-30 22:19
ez
2016-04-30 22:20
#43
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Brazil Nobuga 
gg
2016-04-30 22:20
#44
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Singapore Nephalith 
Good match. Sad VP lost though. WP Tempo Storm.
2016-04-30 22:20
Love the guys from TS, they show passion good luck TS
2016-04-30 22:20
bolec yebany gg
2016-04-30 22:20
nt onion
2016-04-30 22:24
brazilian storm is coming
2016-04-30 22:20
expected
2016-04-30 22:20
You're going to knife brazilian, prepare to feel some rage streak :D
2016-04-30 22:20
Vp's economic sucks lel
2016-04-30 22:21
#53
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Brazil rickz1996 
gogo win this
2016-04-30 22:21
beautiful GAME ! .. AND lUCK 4 TS
2016-04-30 22:21
Hahaa sad as fuk VP but you know what still got money so who care :)
2016-04-30 22:21
damnnn
2016-04-30 22:22
#60
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Russia Man0warCSGO 
Can u please give me name of the song that now playing on Official stream after TS win over VP
2016-04-30 22:22
#61
Thorin | 
United Kingdom Weldo 
VP disband
2016-04-30 22:22
#62
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Brazil sprk1 
maybe next time virtusnax
2016-04-30 22:22
vp
2016-04-30 22:22
#64
f0rest | 
Serbia dankooo 
Im surpised VP took 2 map with pasha. Look at snax, 1v2 spots guy doesnt shoot him, shoots c4 guy and then sharp aim on last guy and then you have pasha flanking 1 minute and dies with a reflex of a snail. Like he is surprised that they were near ramp lol where the fuck are they gonna be Just slow reflexes nothing else
2016-04-30 22:22
that really pissed me off as well. He was flanking through ramp and looks behind him after he literally cleared out that position 5 seconds ago. not sure if they lost the round that that happened to him on though.
2016-04-30 22:49
only if they didn't lose so many anti-ecos...
2016-04-30 22:23
- wrocimy silniejsi... - ale kiedy? - no jak przerzuca sie znowu na 1.6 nt vp
2016-04-30 22:23
gg
2016-04-30 22:23
Gustavo 'SHOOWTiME' Gonçalves -28 nice
2016-04-30 22:23
top kek
2016-04-30 22:24
VP now cant even win tier 2 tournament..... lol
2016-04-30 22:24
#71
Sweden thof 
WP
2016-04-30 22:24
#73
NEO | 
Poland LGf 
gz
2016-04-30 22:24
<3
2016-04-30 22:24
#77
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Brazil PedroNep 
GG WP
2016-04-30 22:24
ez tournament for TS
2016-04-30 22:25
shoowtime -28 nj
2016-04-30 22:25
[*] for VP's tier 1 status. goodbye kurwa.
2016-04-30 22:25
#84
ketchup | 
Netherlands yrraB 
RiP my skins but gg from both teams. Brazil just was a little bit better this time.
2016-04-30 22:26
#85
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Brazil rFM 
felpsGOD ez
2016-04-30 22:27
GG
2016-04-30 22:27
#87
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United States AshKetchum 
Great game was fun to watch.
2016-04-30 22:27
#88
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Chile HARDSTYLEZZZZ 
Ez Ence
2016-04-30 22:28
#91
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Argentina YH!one 
Congratulations Tempo Storm, truly deserved for you guys :D
2016-04-30 22:30
Qual seu problema? Tu é mto retardado cara pqp
2016-05-01 02:15
vai chorar viadinho? "abacaxidoidao" mongoloide do caralho
2016-05-01 03:06
Melhor ter um nome metafórico do q pagar de autistinha o tempo td na internet. Mlk de q n recebeu atenção dos pais e acha q é revoltadinho. Vai crescer, criancinha de merda
2016-05-01 13:00
KKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK ABACAXIDOIDAO O SOCIOLOGO DE INTERNET
2016-05-01 18:46
argumento esperado, vindo de vc ;}
2016-05-01 19:36
blz viu abacaxidoidao, anotado
2016-05-01 20:21
#113
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Brazil MiBrS2 
thank you for the words my sweet boludo friend :P
2016-04-30 22:57
ez skins ez life thx snax.pro
2016-04-30 22:31
TOP KEK O P K E K
2016-04-30 22:34
Holy shit. I Cried.
2016-04-30 22:35
#101
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Sweden godname 
just kick neo worst
2016-04-30 22:36
#102
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Brazil woody77 
DONT INVITE TEMPO ESL/ESEA/ECS/E-LEAGUE THANKS! DONT INVITE TEMPO ESL/ESEA/ECS/E-LEAGUE THANKS! DONT INVITE TEMPO ESL/ESEA/ECS/E-LEAGUE THANKS! DONT INVITE TEMPO ESL/ESEA/ECS/E-LEAGUE THANKS! DONT INVITE TEMPO ESL/ESEA/ECS/E-LEAGUE THANKS! DONT INVITE TEMPO ESL/ESEA/ECS/E-LEAGUE THANKS! DONT INVITE TEMPO ESL/ESEA/ECS/E-LEAGUE THANKS!
2016-04-30 22:36
they can invite who they want, however good they are. lmao.
2016-04-30 23:02
Esea?
2016-04-30 23:59
#160
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Brazil woody77 
yes ESEA in Season 2 and 3 they invited method and renegads over TS
2016-05-01 17:06
#107
Nifty | 
Moldova towerzz 
fucking monkeys, go to chesterzoo not a cs final
2016-04-30 22:52
#112
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Brazil gZEROW 
uahuhahuauha with this flag talking shit about brazil ? uahUAHahAHuauahauh, my city is bigger than your country litle nothing in the word.
2016-04-30 22:57
huehuehuehue we smart we loyal we friendly we from BRA71L
2016-04-30 23:29
WE SMART WE LOYAL WE FROM BRAZIL UGA UGA HOOO HOO HEEH HEEE MONKEYS LUL
2016-04-30 22:54
#114
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Brazil gZEROW 
uahuhahuauha with this flag talking shit about brazil ? uahUAHahAHuauahauh, my city is bigger than your country litle nothing in the word.
2016-04-30 22:58
Ye nice try no flagger OFC I'm not actually from this country undercover monkey
2016-04-30 23:03
That's just pathetic from VP losing to this tier 2 team
2016-04-30 22:56
Why? VP is tier 2 :D
2016-04-30 23:10
I still believed that they are tier 1, but after today's performance I am disappointed in them and they cannot call their selves tier 1 anymore cause that was pathetic performance.
2016-04-30 23:13
#139
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Argentina tinchOO 
You actually kept calling them tier 1? You must know a lot about cs.
2016-05-01 00:57
just because they were on a struggle doesn't mean that they aren't that level team
2016-05-01 05:00
#149
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Argentina tinchOO 
Just because they used to be tier 1 doesn't mean that consistenly bad play in an extended period of time like this one can be pardoned and keep calling them tier 1. This tournament is a little bit late to realize they are not top tier anymore.
2016-05-01 06:22
you can call it "struggle" for 2-3weeks, not when they are shit for 6-8 months lol
2016-05-01 09:08
#122
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Brazil Torthi 
Niiiiice
2016-04-30 23:14
#124
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Australia SUNSPY 
Congrats mini LG
2016-04-30 23:22
They need work Hard to be mini LG
2016-04-30 23:28
LGs farm*
2016-05-01 11:57
tier 2 officialy welcome pasha 85-85 but mostly useless frags with any impact on round, except cache maybe where all team had to get frags to make comeback real.
2016-04-30 23:23
#129
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Austria Faguette 
Expected csgl > vp
2016-04-30 23:31
ezpz... ts > vp! thanks faboys vp, tyskins (:
2016-05-01 00:12
ez 100 bomb
2016-05-01 00:49
#142
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Sri Lanka 1v1meRust 
GOD SHOOWTIME
2016-05-01 02:05
#147
 | 
Brazil BuddyINSANE 
#TSWIN! So PROUD <3 We smart, we loyal, we friendly, we are from BRAZIL!
2016-05-01 04:03
#159
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Brazil BuddyINSANE 
after read all the comments and the repercussion on twitter, i say, really deserved! Congrats my boys <3
2016-05-01 15:07
pasha,snax,neo,taz&byali. what an amazing team! im really proud to see that a team from my country has managed to win a bo5 againsts these csgo legends! Well played VP, but sometimes you just need a player in his "felps day" to finish up a match like this. Thanks TS <3
2016-05-01 06:24
SHOWTIME pls go train some aim games for god sake :D
2016-05-01 09:05
VP not can win tier 5 tournament without NiP,fnatic,navi,luminosity. VP disband retards
2016-05-01 09:42
Sk will rekt these monkeys . Even if pasha fragged he still played bad he didnt made any clutch or something special , just common kills and eco kills .
2016-05-01 09:55
i arent think that
2016-05-07 16:32
quite hard a
2016-05-07 21:29
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