HR overwhelm fnatic; Liquid outlast Astralis at ESL Pro League S6 Finals
HellRaisers beat fnatic 16-5 and Liquid defeated Astralis 22-20 at the ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
The Group A game between Liquid and Astralis was on Mirage. The American team started on the T-side and won the first three rounds. After Astralis responded with three of their own, Nick "nitr0" Cannella clutched a 1vs3 as Liquid led once again (4-3). Later on in the half, the Danish side came back from 6-4 and won the half 9-6.
In the second half pistol round, Markus "Kjaerbye" Kjærbye gave the T-sided Astralis their tenth round with a 1vs3 clutch. Liquid answered in the first weapon round with a triple kill by nitr0 and they trailed 12-7.
Liquid managed to tie the game at 13-13 but couldn't take the lead as Ruben "RUBINO" Villarroel's entry kills led to a round win for Astralis (14-13). The Danes attained two match points but couldn't capitalize on these opportunities as the match went to overtime (15-15). Liquid won the game 22-20 after two overtimes.
|Astralis||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Peter 'dupreeh' Rasmussendupreeh||36 - 27||+9||80.9||1.21|
|Markus 'Kjaerbye' KjærbyeKjaerbye||33 - 32||+1||81.9||1.20|
|Ruben 'RUBINO' VillarroelRUBINO||31 - 27||+4||78.0||1.13|
|Lukas 'gla1ve' Rossandergla1ve||28 - 33||-5||71.9||0.92|
|Andreas 'Xyp9x' HøjslethXyp9x||19 - 32||-13||68.2||0.75|
|Liquid||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Russel 'Twistzz' Van DulkenTwistzz||38 - 29||+9||89.4||1.27|
|Jonathan 'EliGE' JablonowskiEliGE||33 - 29||+4||82.7||1.15|
|Josh 'jdm64' Marzanojdm64||26 - 29||-3||71.8||1.01|
|Nick 'nitr0' Cannellanitr0||29 - 29||0||77.9||0.97|
|Wilton 'zews' Pradozews||24 - 31||-7||66.6||0.90|
fnatic and HellRaisers squared off on Inferno where HellRaisers started on the T-side and won the first three rounds. Kirill "ANGE1" Karasiow's team won a 3vs5 in the first weapon round to make it 4-0. HellRaisers' dominance continued throughout the half and they won the first half 11-4.
Özgür "woxic" Eker & company won the second half pistol round and despite losing the first weapon round, they finished the game off in quick fashion, winning 16-5.
|fnatic||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Robin 'flusha' Rönnquistflusha||17 - 15||+2||87.4||1.13|
|Maikil 'Golden' SelimGolden||17 - 19||-2||86.2||1.08|
|Freddy 'KRIMZ' JohanssonKRIMZ||11 - 17||-6||58.4||0.74|
|Jonas 'Lekr0' OlofssonLekr0||11 - 15||-4||57.9||0.70|
|Jesper 'JW' WecksellJW||8 - 18||-10||44.1||0.49|