SK beat FaZe for 2-0 record
SK overcame FaZe with a 19-17 overtime win on Mirage to get their second victory at the ELEAGUE Major.
The anti-eco was a scare for FaZe but Finn "karrigan" Andersen won a 1vs2 clutch to make it 2-0. Fernando "fer" Alvarenga got two opening kills in the fourth round but karrigan's triple kill won FaZe the 3vs5 (4-0).
FalleN & co. stood strong
Marcelo "coldzera" David went berserk in the following round and stopped FaZe, making the score 4-1. SK came close to tying the game but FaZe were able to plant the bomb on the B-site with Håvard "rain" Nygaard and karrigan's kills, extending their lead to 5-3.
fer and Gabriel "FalleN" Toledo responded with a 2vs4 victory but their economy got reset immediately in the next round (6-4). coldzera managed to defuse the bomb while rain was alive and SK trailed 5-6. karrigan, with his tactical prowess and his fragging, led his team to a 9-6 lead at halftime.
Philip "aizy" Aistrup picked up a triple-kill when SK rushed the A-site in the second half pistol round and led 12-6 after winning the anti-ecos. Fabien "kioShiMa" Fiey stepped up in the first weapon round, leading 13-6.
SK won a clean round with Tec-9s but lost the following one while trying to secure the B-site (14-7). coldzera kept his team alive with a 1vs3 clutch and fer's anti-eco ace meant the Brazilians trailed 9-14.
aizy and kioShiMa's A-site defense earned FaZe six match points. SK came closer each round and a 1vs1 clutch by Ricardo "fox" Pacheco made the score 13-15. Epitacio "TACO" de Melo won a 1vs1 clutch vs karrigan in the last round of the match to take it to overtime after coming back from 15-9.
|SK||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Fernando 'fer' Alvarengafer||37 - 22||+15||103.9||1.56|
|Marcelo 'coldzera' Davidcoldzera||35 - 22||+13||100.0||1.44|
|Gabriel 'FalleN' ToledoFalleN||19 - 26||-7||67.9||0.94|
|Ricardo 'fox' Pachecofox||15 - 21||-6||46.9||0.87|
|Epitacio 'TACO' de MeloTACO||14 - 25||-11||48.1||0.72|
|FaZe||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Finn 'karrigan' Andersenkarrigan||31 - 22||+9||87.8||1.24|
|Fabien 'kioShiMa' FieykioShiMa||23 - 26||-3||71.1||0.96|
|Aleksi 'allu' Jalliallu||23 - 23||0||61.0||0.94|
|Håvard 'rain' Nygaardrain||22 - 25||-3||78.7||0.94|
|Philip 'aizy' Aistrupaizy||17 - 26||-9||55.1||0.80|