PGL Major Krakow coverage hub

MIRAA
July 16th, 2017 13:20

For PGL Major Krakow we are bringing back our coverage hub, which is a place where you will be able to find every piece of content that we have produced ahead of the $1 Million competition and during it.

The second Major of 2017 has kicked off with the first of five Swiss stage rounds, which will determine the eight teams advancing to the playoffs. Three victories mean a ticket to the knockout stages, while three defeats spell elimination.

PGL Major Krakow is underway

Our coverage hub will be updated on a regular basis as the tournament progresses. In it, you will find every piece of content that we have produced so that you do not lose track of what is happening in Krakow. Whenever you need to know if you missed anything from our coverage, just simply come back here.

General

Bracket
Swiss Stage

Upcoming Matches
Stats
Galleries

Viewer's Guide

PGL Major Krakow viewer's guide

Previews

PGL Major Krakow playoffs preview
PGL Major Krakow preview: The Favorites (3/3)
PGL Major Krakow preview: The Mid-tier (2/3)
PGL Major Krakow preview: The Underdogs (1/3)

Interviews

Poland Jarosław "pashaBiceps" Jarząbkowski: "We're feeling this beautiful moment like in 2014"
Brazil Gabriel "FalleN" Toledo: "I feel that coldzera really wants to win [the MVP]"
Denmark Peter "dupreeh" Rasmussen: "It felt like G2 were afraid of playing against us"
Denmark Kristian "k0nfig" Wienecke: "I think we approached [the BIG situation] the wrong way"
United States Jake "Stewie2K" Yip: "We'd rather not play the Brazilians"
Ukraine Dmitriy "jR" Chervak:  "We still have to gain experience"
Germany Kevin "kRYSTAL" Amend: "We know we can compete, it's just about finding the confidence"
Poland Filip "NEO" Kubski: "Bootcamp after Cologne was probably the most serious we've ever had"
Ukraine Ioann "Edward" Sukhariev: Edward: "Started to feel overconfident [against G2]"
France Nathan "NBK-" Schmitt: "We were thrown off [by the veto]"
Austria Alexander "kakafu" Szymanczyk: "tabseN's drive to win is what makes him a really good player"
Sweden Robin "flusha" Rönnquist: "We played as much CS as possible"
Kazakhstan Abay "HObbit" Khasenov: "We lost every online match and practice"
Ukraine Dmitriy "jR" Chervak"Reaching the Major feels like a dream"

Post-match articles

Immortals pick up last playoff spot over FlipSid3
VP advance to playoffs and see off Cloud9 in Krakow
fnatic eliminate G2 from Major; to playoffs
SK win Brazilian derby; to Major playoffs
North squeeze past Virtus.pro; qualify for playoffs
Astralis crush G2, to playoffs

fnatic eliminate Na`Vi from Krakow
FlipSid3 come back on Train; eliminate PENTA
Cloud9 eliminate mousesports at the Major
BIG edge out SK; secure playoff spot

Gambit defeat VP; qualify for Major playoffs
Astralis edge past fnatic on Nuke

G2 defeat Cloud9 in overtime
Immortals defeat Na`Vi; go 2-1
North defeat mousesports in overtime
FlipSid3 knock FaZe out of Major
PENTA see off Vega Squadron in Krakow
Virtus.pro take down fnatic in Krakow

SK defeat Astralis; go 2-0 up
Gambit ease past G2 at the Major

BIG survive lengthy battle against Cloud9 in Krakow
Immortals crush Vega Squadron in Krakow
Na`Vi win CIS derby over FlipSid3
mousesports edge past FaZe in overtime
North move past PENTA in Krakow

Astralis beat Immortals in overtime

G2 come back against Na`Vi; go 1-0
Cloud9 move past North

BIG stun FaZe in Krakow

SK edge out PENTA at the PGL Major
Virtus.pro pick up their first win in Poland

Gambit beat mousesports at PGL Major Krakow
fnatic triumph over FlipSid3 in Krakow

Highlights

Sweden jw vs. CIS Natus Vincere
Kazakhstan HObbit vs. France G2

Finland waylandeR vs. Europe PENTA

Brazil coldzera vs. Germany BIG

United States Skadoodle vs. Germany BIG

United States Skadoodle vs. Denmark North
Denmark Magisk vs. United States Cloud9
Brazil coldzera vs. Europe PENTA
Russia electronic vs. Sweden fnatic

Photo Recaps

Day 4 Photo recap
Day 3 Photo recap

Day 2 Photo recap

Day 1 Photo recap

Miscellaneous

Defining Moments: fnatic vs. Na`Vi
Teams come to agreement not to use "crouch jump"

"Crouch jump" bug officially allowed at the Major
What has changed since the ELEAGUE Major?

The unsung champions - Astralis remain SK's greatest threat
PGL Major Krakow: The Rookies
Starting from scratch - the making of PENTA
PGL Major to introduce map veto changes
PGL Major Krakow stickers released

France Nathan 'NBK-' Schmitt
Nathan 'NBK-' Schmitt
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.05
Maps played:
1271
KPR:
0.71
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.16
Ukraine Ioann 'Edward' Sukhariev
Ioann 'Edward' Sukhariev
Age:
29
Rating 1.0:
1.03
Maps played:
1018
KPR:
0.71
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.13
Poland Filip 'NEO' Kubski
Filip 'NEO' Kubski
Age:
30
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.00
Maps played:
1346
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.17
Denmark Peter 'dupreeh' Rasmussen
Peter 'dupreeh' Rasmussen
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
1109
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.15
Brazil Gabriel 'FalleN' Toledo
Gabriel 'FalleN' Toledo
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.10
Maps played:
710
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.60
APR:
0.11
Sweden Robin 'flusha' Rönnquist
Robin 'flusha' Rönnquist
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
1191
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.18
Kazakhstan Abay 'HObbit' Khasenov
Abay 'HObbit' Khasenov
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.08
Maps played:
312
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.15
Germany Kevin 'kRYSTAL' Amend
Kevin 'kRYSTAL' Amend
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.97
Maps played:
994
KPR:
0.66
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.14
Ukraine Dmitriy 'jR' Chervak
Dmitriy 'jR' Chervak
Age:
24
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
298
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.12
Denmark Kristian 'k0nfig' Wienecke
Kristian 'k0nfig' Wienecke
Age:
20
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.11
Maps played:
664
KPR:
0.76
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.13
United States Jake 'Stewie2K' Yip
Jake 'Stewie2K' Yip
Age:
19
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.08
Maps played:
607
KPR:
0.76
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.15
Poland Jarosław 'pashaBiceps' Jarząbkowski
Jarosław 'pashaBiceps' Jarząbkowski
Age:
29
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
1290
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.14
Austria Alexander 'kakafu' Szymanczyk
Alexander 'kakafu' Szymanczyk
Age:
28
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.89
Maps played:
20
KPR:
0.59
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.15
PLZ DELAY SCOREBOT
2017-07-16 13:22
use full screen or popout player
2017-07-16 14:04
gotem gud
2017-07-16 14:15
#6
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Sweden Zae 
PLZ DELAY SCOREBOT
2017-07-16 13:22
#14
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Denmark AtomAlf 
how come?
2017-07-16 13:49
use full screen or popout player
2017-07-16 14:05
#7
jks | 
Australia paco^ 
Nice!!
2017-07-16 13:22
ezpz
2017-07-16 13:22
#9
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Croatia WhoIsRolezk1 
lol
2017-07-16 13:23
#10
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Netherlands RichRamp 
You forget the big article at misc.
2017-07-16 13:24
hltv.org/news/20839/big-mission-make-ger.. This? It was done for the Major qualifier ;)
2017-07-16 13:28
#12
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Netherlands RichRamp 
Nevermind then xd
2017-07-16 13:28
No problem! Thanks for bringing it up <3
2017-07-16 13:29
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