Chiefs secure IEM Sydney spot
With a 2-0 win over Tainted Minds in the grand final, Chiefs managed to win the ANZ closed qualifier to secure a spot at IEM Sydney.
Both teams went through upper bracket with clean 2-0 wins but when they faced each other in the upper bracket final, Chiefs clinched the victory. Tainted Minds weren't done yet, and they managed to make it to the grand final where they had to win two best-of-three series.
malta had a great match versus Tainted Minds
Due to coming from the upper bracket, Chiefs only had to win one best-of-three series, and they did that convincingly. The first map was Cobblestone which Tainted Minds picked, but Chiefs had a great run on the CT side and even though the opponents were close to make a comeback, Chiefs managed to secure the map 16-12.
|Chiefs||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Liam 'malta' Schembrimalta||52 - 30||+22||106.4||1.60|
|Peter 'pecks' Nguyenpecks||42 - 28||+14||90.0||1.33|
|Alistair 'aliStair' JohnstonaliStair||31 - 29||+2||70.4||1.11|
|Joshua 'INS' PotterINS||32 - 33||-1||73.0||1.01|
|Tyler 'tucks' Reillytucks||26 - 30||-4||57.7||0.96|
Chiefs will be the last team among the attendees at IEM Sydney which is set to take place from May 3-7 when the following eight teams will battle it out for ~$200,000: