fnatic have secured a 16-12 victory against FlipSid3 on Mirage at PGL Major Krakow 2017.
FlipSid3 and fnatic met on Mirage in the second match of the Swiss stage at the Major. Andrey "B1ad3" Gorodenskiy's T-sided squad won the pistol round on the A-site and followed it up with two anti-eco round victories (3-0). FlipSid3 secured the first weapon round by taking the B-site, extending their lead to 4-0.
FlipSid3 only gave up one kill to fnatic in the following anti-eco and kept their strong run alive. Denis "electronic" Sharipov and Yegor "markeloff" Markelov opened up the A-site in the sixth round against fnatic's double AWP setup.
fnatic eventually answered when Robin "flusha" Rönnquist secured three kills with the AWP to get his team on the board (6-1). After grabbing another round, FlipSid3 won a 2vs4, extending their lead to 7-2. electronic clutched a 1vs4 to make it 8-3 but fnatic won a force buy in the following round (8-4). FlipSid3 led 8-7 at halftime.
The Swedish squad started their T-side campaign with three round wins (10-8). Jesper "JW" Wecksell's lurk in the first weapon round extended his team's lead 11-8. fnatic went on to win the map 16-12 and started the Major with a win.
|fnatic||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Jesper 'JW' WecksellJW||25 - 17||+8||85.5||1.31|
|Olof 'olofmeister' Kajbjerolofmeister||22 - 20||+2||98.8||1.26|
|Robin 'flusha' Rönnquistflusha||19 - 18||+1||79.0||1.11|
|Freddy 'KRIMZ' JohanssonKRIMZ||16 - 21||-5||76.6||0.89|
|Dennis 'dennis' Edmandennis||18 - 24||-6||68.2||0.86|
|FlipSid3||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Denis 'electronic' Sharipovelectronic||24 - 18||+6||99.4||1.37|
|Andrey 'B1ad3' GorodenskiyB1ad3||23 - 19||+4||88.5||1.20|
|Jan 'wayLander' RahkonenwayLander||20 - 21||-1||78.9||1.10|
|Georgi 'WorldEdit' YaskinWorldEdit||18 - 22||-4||60.8||0.85|
|Yegor 'markeloff' Markelovmarkeloff||15 - 20||-5||65.2||0.82|
Here is how the Swiss stage currently looks: