ViCi edge out Chiefs to win WEGL Super Fight Invitational
ViCi outlast Chiefs 2-1 in the grand final of WEGL Super Fight Invitational in Busan, South Korea this weekend.
With ~$53,580 prize pool on offer at Busan Exhibition & Convention Center (BEXCO), four teams were invited to duke it out in a best-of-three, single-elimination format.
The local Korean squad Ardeont Academy displayed a good performance against Chiefs, but the team from down under claimed the series in their favor 2-1, after eliminating the home favorites on the third map convincingly (16-6 Nuke).
The grand final kicked off with Tyler "tucks" Reilly and Liam "malta" Schembri leading the charge for the Chiefs, taking out Overpass 16-4 over ViCi easily. The Chinese side managed to tie the series 1-1, due to a strong CT defense on Cobblestone.
ViCi continued to shut down the Aussies in map three, with a 13-2 CT half on Train, but Alistair "aliStair" Johnston's crew held their ground and reversed the scoreline to 14-13 their way, including a 1v2 smoke defuse by tucks to give Chiefs the upper hand.
|Chiefs||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Alistair 'aliStair' JohnstonaliStair||65 - 52||+13||89.1||1.33|
|Tyler 'tucks' Reillytucks||66 - 49||+17||76.2||1.16|
|Joshua 'INS' PotterINS||59 - 59||0||88.9||1.14|
|Peter 'pecks' Nguyenpecks||52 - 53||-1||70.2||1.04|
|Liam 'malta' Schembrimalta||48 - 57||-9||72.3||1.03|
Final standings at WEGL Super Fight Invitational: