StarSeries S3 Finals coverage hub

For SL i-League StarSeries Season 3 Finals, we are bringing back the coverage hub, which is a place where you'll be able to find every piece of our coverage ahead of the $300,000 event and during it.

SL i-League StarSeries Season 3 Finals has kicked off with the Swiss group stage, in which each of the 16 teams will play between three and five rounds until they get to three wins and reach playoffs, or three losses and get eliminated.


StarSeries Season 3 Finals have begun

For this event, we have brought back the coverage hub, which will be regularly updated as StarSeries progresses. During tournaments like this one, the main page gets flooded with posts and it's easy to lose track of what's happening, which is what the coverage hub is for; whenever you want to refresh your memory or see if you missed anything from our coverage, you can come back here.

General

Group
Bracket
Results
Matches
Stats
Galleries

Viewer's guide

StarSeries S3 Finals viewer's guide

Previews

StarSeries S3 Finals preview
Key storylines of StarSeries S3 Finals

Draws

StarSeries quarter-final draw
StarSeries round 5 match-ups
StarSeries round four match-ups
StarSeries day 3 match-ups drawn
StarSeries S3 day 2 matchups

Highlights

Denmark karrigan vs. Europe HellRaisers
France bodyy vs. Brazil SK
Poland NEO vs. Sweden NiP
China shuadapai vs. CIS Natus Vincere

Post-match articles

FaZe win StarSeries Season 3 Finals
Astralis beat Na`Vi; to final
FaZe to StarSeries final over HR
Astralis see off CLG
Na`Vi to semis over fnatic
HellRaisers stun North; to semis
FaZe to StarSeries semis over G2
fnatic to playoffs over NiP
CLG beat Immortals; to playoffs
FaZe to playoffs over SK
Astralis over SK; to playoffs
HellRaisers edge NiP for playoffs spot
North to playoffs over FaZe
fnatic crush Virtus.pro
CLG knock out Gambit
Immortals see off MVP
Astralis move past fnatic
G2 beat SK; to StarSeries playoffs
NiP shut down Virtus.pro
Na`Vi take down North; to playoffs
HellRaisers edge out CLG
FaZe beat Gambit in Kiev
Immortals defeat UYA
MVP Project eliminate TyLoo in OT
SK ease past Virtus.pro
NiP pass MVP Project at StarSeries
Na`Vi take down fnatic in Kiev
G2 overrun HellRaisers
North beat Astralis in OT
FaZe move past IMT in Kiev
CLG crush UYA
Gambit edge TyLoo
Natus Vincere defeat UYA in Kiev
G2 decimate NiP in debut
fnatic beat Gambit at StarSeries
HellRaisers stun FaZe in Kiev
Astralis beat CLG
SK move past TyLoo
Virtus.pro ease past MVP Project
North beat Immortals in Kiev

On-site interviews

Bosnia and Herzegovina Nikola "NiKo" Kovač: "Win as much as possible"
France Fabien "kioShiMa" Fiey: "Working on bad comms"
Denmark Peter "dupreeh" Rasmussen: "Big kudos to [CLG]"
Slovakia Ladislav "GuardiaN" Kovács: "Ready to face Astralis"
Ukraine Kirill "ANGE1" Karasiow: "Adapted to North's playstyle"
Bosnia and Herzegovina Nikola "NiKo" Kovač: "Didn't expect Cache [vs. North]"
Slovakia Martin "STYKO" Styk: "Hope to prove we're not OnlineRaisers"
Sweden Olof "olofmeister" Kajbjer: "I'd rather play GSL"
Australia Ricardo "Rickeh" Mulholland: "Happy with different roles"
Denmark Nicolai "device" Reedtz: "Shoutout to Sunde"
Sweden Adam "friberg" Friberg: "Probably the best on Nuke"
United States Ronald "Rambo" Kim: "Called the save at 14-12"
Denmark Finn "karrigan" Andersen: "Confident going into BO3's"
Slovakia Ladislav "GuardiaN" Kovács: "fnatic are our kryptonite"
Denmark Kristian "k0nfig" Wienecke: "I really want to meet SK"
United States Kenneth "koosta" Suen: "Not hard to prepare for UYA"
France Richard "shox" Papillon: "More discipline [on LAN]"
Hungary Bence "DeadFox" Böröcz: "I was a support AWPer"
Brazil Gabriel "FalleN" Toledo: "felps has specific skills"

Pre-interviews

France Fabien "kioShiMa" Fiey: "Every tourney could be ours"
Ukraine Danylo "Zeus" Teslenko: "Tried to fix our map pool"
Poland Wiktor "TaZ" Wojtas: "We strive for greatness"
France Nathan "NBK-" Schmitt: "Not worried about our slow start"
Slovakia Ladislav "GuardiaN" Kovács: "I'm not setting high goals"
Korea Jung-Hyeon "rindA" Jeon: "Excited about the event"
Denmark Mathias "MSL" Lauridsen: "CT sides were our main focus"
China Lei "forget" Li: "We're not afraid of losing"
Canada Pujan "FNS" Mehta: "We're improving at a fast rate"
Denmark Peter "dupreeh" Rasmussen: "Want to hold the #1 spot"
China Dongwei "Kindy" Yan: "Main goal is getting to Major"
Slovakia Martin "STYKO" Styk: "We lived CS [at the bootcamp]"

Miscellaneous

StarSeries S3 Finals seeding revealed
BnTeT to miss StarSeries S3
HellRaisers finalize StarSeries list
G2 qualify for StarSeries Season 3
CLG through to SL i-League S3
fnatic qualify for SL i-League S3
MVP, 5POWER, TyLoo qualify for SLi S3
SL i-League S3 invites revealed
SL i-League StarSeries S3 announced
France Nathan 'NBK-' Schmitt
Nathan 'NBK-' Schmitt
Age:
25
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
1652
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.15
United States Kenneth 'koosta' Suen
Kenneth 'koosta' Suen
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.07
Maps played:
816
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.11
Poland Wiktor 'TaZ' Wojtas
Wiktor 'TaZ' Wojtas
Age:
33
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.98
Maps played:
1789
KPR:
0.67
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.13
Ukraine Danylo 'Zeus' Teslenko
Danylo 'Zeus' Teslenko
Age:
32
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.92
Maps played:
1400
KPR:
0.63
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.17
Slovakia Ladislav 'GuardiaN' Kovács
Ladislav 'GuardiaN' Kovács
Age:
28
Rating 1.0:
1.12
Maps played:
1450
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.11
Denmark Peter 'dupreeh' Rasmussen
Peter 'dupreeh' Rasmussen
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
1523
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.14
Brazil Gabriel 'FalleN' Toledo
Gabriel 'FalleN' Toledo
Age:
28
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
1155
KPR:
0.71
DPR:
0.60
APR:
0.11
Denmark Nicolai 'device' Reedtz
Nicolai 'device' Reedtz
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.17
Maps played:
1403
KPR:
0.79
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.13
France Richard 'shox' Papillon
Richard 'shox' Papillon
Age:
27
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.10
Maps played:
1580
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.12
Australia Ricardo 'Rickeh' Mulholland
Ricardo 'Rickeh' Mulholland
Age:
27
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
563
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.13
Hungary Bence 'DeadFox' Böröcz
Bence 'DeadFox' Böröcz
Age:
24
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.98
Maps played:
807
KPR:
0.66
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.13
Sweden Adam 'friberg' Friberg
Adam 'friberg' Friberg
Age:
28
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
1509
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.16
Denmark Finn 'karrigan' Andersen
Finn 'karrigan' Andersen
Age:
29
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.93
Maps played:
1538
KPR:
0.64
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.13
Canada Pujan 'FNS' Mehta
Pujan 'FNS' Mehta
Age:
27
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.90
Maps played:
852
KPR:
0.61
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.14
Ukraine Kirill 'ANGE1' Karasiow
Kirill 'ANGE1' Karasiow
Age:
30
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
1641
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.71
APR:
0.17
China Lei 'forget' Li
Lei 'forget' Li
Age:
30
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.94
Maps played:
442
KPR:
0.67
DPR:
0.73
APR:
0.14
Denmark Mathias 'MSL' Lauridsen
Mathias 'MSL' Lauridsen
Age:
24
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.91
Maps played:
1530
KPR:
0.64
DPR:
0.72
APR:
0.15
Sweden Olof 'olofmeister' Kajbjer
Olof 'olofmeister' Kajbjer
Age:
27
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.08
Maps played:
1336
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.13
Denmark Kristian 'k0nfig' Wienecke
Kristian 'k0nfig' Wienecke
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.08
Maps played:
1051
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.13
Korea Jung-Hyeon 'rindA' Jeon
Jung-Hyeon 'rindA' Jeon
Age:
26
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.98
Maps played:
194
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.15
Slovakia Martin 'STYKO' Styk
Martin 'STYKO' Styk
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
1090
KPR:
0.66
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.14
United States Ronald 'Rambo' Kim
Ronald 'Rambo' Kim
Age:
-
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.00
Maps played:
0
KPR:
0.00
DPR:
0.00
APR:
0.00
Bosnia and Herzegovina Nikola 'NiKo' Kovač
Nikola 'NiKo' Kovač
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.17
Maps played:
1141
KPR:
0.81
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.13
France Fabien 'kioShiMa' Fiey
Fabien 'kioShiMa' Fiey
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.01
Maps played:
1256
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.15
Hype!
2017-04-04 08:36
#7
f0rest | 
Germany Veenoxz 
HYPE TRAIN NOOB NOOB xD
2017-04-04 08:36
>12 interviews >no flusha interview :(
2017-04-04 08:37
#31
 | 
Europe Tejmn 
Who gives a fuc*k about flusha ?
2017-04-05 07:29
People who like to read interviews by players who dont give a fuck.
2017-04-05 07:31
Go Go FNATIC
2017-04-04 08:38
#10
 | 
World dddouseddd 
sick, #g2win
2017-04-04 08:39
#16
 | 
Sweden Trkmag 
NiP and fnatic final confirmed
2017-04-04 08:50
And then fnatic win?
2017-04-04 10:25
#22
 | 
Sweden Trkmag 
NiP usually loses finals so yeah
2017-04-04 10:53
That's nice xD
2017-04-04 10:55
#17
valde | 
Finland Juvi 
Nice!
2017-04-04 08:50
#18
 | 
Europe JuliusCaesar 
I really want Asian teams to go out of groups and play some nice games in quarters. That would be exciting for csgo scene. gl for VP 'n Asians.
2017-04-04 09:01
HYPE HYPE HYPE !
2017-04-04 09:34
#21
JW | 
Sweden bolognese 
Nice!
2017-04-04 10:45
#27
African Union wtbx 
if only hltv did video interviews and back when they did do them, if only they were half as good as cadreds
2017-04-05 00:49
Casters/Analysts Crew answered all the questions u all had :D youtube.com/watch?v=tTaas7KdBIk
2017-04-05 01:53
why C9 is there?
2017-04-05 04:08
#35
ropz | 
Estonia Carlisl3 
EZ4G2
2017-04-05 21:14
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