mousesports see off Luminosity in Cancun
mousesports eliminated Luminosity after beating the Brazilians 2-0 at the ECS Season 4 Finals (16-9 on Train and 16-3 on Nuke).
The best-of-three Group A elimination match between Luminosity and mousesports kicked off on Train. The T-sided European team won the pistol round but couldn't follow it up with the anti-eco win (1-1).
Luminosity won two anti-eco rounds and the first weapon round to lead 4-1. A 3vs5 post-plant win by the Brazilians made it 7-2 but mousesports turned it on to win five rounds in a row. However, Chris "chrisJ" de Jong's couldn't end the half ahead as Luminosity won another 3vs5, this time in the fifteenth round, and led 8-7 at halftime.
mousesports started the second half with three round wins to lead 10-8 but Gabriel "NEKIZ" Schenato clutched a 1vs3 to spoil the party for the European team (10-9). However, mousesports were unfazed and won six rounds in a row to win the first half 16-9.
Nuke was the second map of the series with mousesports starting on the T-side. The Europeans were superior from the beginning and finished the first half 13-2 ahead. mousesports finished it off in the second half despite losing the pistol round, winning the map 16-3 and the series 2-0. They will face OpTic in the Group A decider match for a spot in the playoffs. On the other hand, Luminosity have been eliminated from the ECS Season 4 Finals.
|Luminosity||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Gustavo 'yel' Knittelyel||29 - 30||-1||73.7||1.00|
|Gabriel 'NEKIZ' SchenatoNEKIZ||30 - 32||-2||78.7||0.98|
|Marcelo 'chelo' Cespedeschelo||28 - 37||-9||67.0||0.85|
|Vinicios 'PKL' CoelhoPKL||21 - 35||-14||55.7||0.67|
|Gustavo 'SHOOWTiME' GonçalvesSHOOWTiME||24 - 38||-14||57.1||0.61|