GODSENT over G2 to finish round one
GODSENT closed out the first round of the Swiss format with a 16-11 win over G2 on Overpass.
G2 started the better on Overpass as Terrorists, leading 3-0 before GODSENT got the first couple of full buys. Richard "shox" Papillon then bought an AWP during an eco and got four kills with it, although Markus "pronax" Wallsten saved the round with a 1v2 clutch thanks to a well-placed grenade.
The next round saw GODSENT saving two weapons, which they put to good use in the following one to gain the lead in the match for the first time. shox continued to play amazingly, adding another quad-kill to his name which resulted in a round win that time.
GODSENT become the last team in the 1-0 pool with a win over G2
Before the half ended, the teams split the remaining four rounds evenly, making it a close 8-7 in favor of the Swedes.
pronax's squad turned two close situations into round wins, which rocketed GODSENT to a 12-10 lead. Trading the next two rounds, GODSENT forced G2 to save three of their weapons twice in a row to no avail, as the Swedish side pushed on for match point and survived the desperate forcebuy for 16-11.
K - D
Richard 'shox' Papillonshox
26 - 19
Adil 'ScreaM' BenrlitomScreaM
20 - 19
Edouard 'SmithZz' DubourdeauxSmithZz
15 - 17
Cédric 'RpK' GuipouyRpK
12 - 19
Alexandre 'bodyy' Pianarobodyy
11 - 20
After the first round of the Swiss format, the standings of the Main Qualifier are following:
Tomorrow's match-ups and schedule will be drawn shortly, stay tuned to HLTV.org as we will let you know once they are.