EnVyUs get two points vs coL
EnVyUs have picked up two more points in ELEAGUE's group stage after defeating compLexity twice (16-12 on Train and 16-9 on Cobblestone).
Train kicked off the match, and it was compLexity who got first blood as they won the pistol round with an A split, with Joshua "sancz" Ballenger getting a trio of kills to turn a 2vs3 situation around.
The North American team won the following two rounds to take a 3-0 lead, but the rest of the half was a complete blowout as EnVyUs won all gun rounds to take a comfortable lead going into the second half.
kennyS was on fire on both maps
Now playing on the defensive side, compLexity put together a significant run of rounds and reduced the deficit to just four rounds. EnVyUs then picked up two rounds in a row, but they were denied the chance to hit map point by sancz, who won a 1vs2 clutch.
coL desperately clung on to life, even after EnVyUs reached map point, but in the end Kenny "kennyS" Schrub hammered the final nail into the Americans' coffin with a quad kill to give his team a surprisingly hard-fought victory.
K - D
28 - 16
26 - 15
25 - 22
21 - 18
14 - 22
The map that followed was Cobblestone, where EnVyUs got out to a quick 6-0 lead. But then compLexity's offensive finally came to life as they picked up five rounds to force a tactical pause out of the Frenchmen.
After getting their economy in order, EnVyUs went for a more aggressive approach and took back-to-back rounds, but compLexity pulled back in the final round, courtesy of a quad kill from Bradley "ANDROID" Fodor in a 2vs5 situation, to keep the deficit to a minimum.
coL won the pistol round as CT thanks to two stunning quick kills from Rory "dephh" Jackson in a 2vs2 situation, restoring parity at 8-8. But then Timothée "DEVIL" Démolon pulled off a triple kill with a tec9 on a force buy to put EnVyUs back in the lead, with the French team going on a massive run that saw them lose just one more round before securing a 16-9 victory.
K - D
30 - 12
23 - 16
17 - 16
18 - 18
14 - 20