dignitas win Main Qualifier opener
In the first match of the ELEAGUE Major Main Qualifier, which is utilizing the Swiss format, dignitas won Mirage 16-11 against Spirit.
Spirit started on the CT side on Mirage and picked up the pistol round for a 2-0 lead. Two bomb plants allowed Dignitas to buy up early and get three rounds in a row with a couple of B executes, before Spirit surprised with an eco round win in a stack on the B bombsite, as Vadim "DavCost" Vasilyev won a 1v2.
After another close situation on the A bombsite, the Danes went back to winning ways with three more rounds for 6-3. The Russian side the evened things out at 6-6 on the back of two opening kills from Dmitry "S0tF1k" Forostyanko and DavCost's quad-kill in two gunrounds.
Spirit caused dignitas quite a lot of trouble
cajunb got another triple in the second pistol round and Dignitas began extending their lead further and further until they reached match point at 15-6. Null element, who had already shown a few great plays on the CT side, got a few impactful kills over the next two rounds as Spirit went on a solid streak of their own, but Dignitas ultimately closed it out at 16-11.
K - D
Ruben 'RUBINO' VillarroelRUBINO
30 - 17
René 'cajunb' Borgcajunb
23 - 16
Kristian 'k0nfig' Wieneckek0nfig
22 - 18
Emil 'Magisk' ReifMagisk
14 - 15
Mathias 'MSL' LauridsenMSL
14 - 25
K - D
Vadim 'DavCost' VasilyevDavCost
28 - 16
Dmitriy 'Dima' BandurkaDima
18 - 21
Dmitry 'S0tF1k' ForostyankoS0tF1k
20 - 21
Anton 'tonyblack' Kolesnikovtonyblack
14 - 21
Nikolay 'Certus' CertusCertus
11 - 24
Here are the current standings of the qualifier: