Vega Squadron keep North at bay in Atlanta
Vega Squadron have beaten North 16-10 on Overpass in the first match of the ELEAGUE Major's New Legends Stage.
North and Vega Squadron kicked off the ELEAGUE Major's The New Legends Stage on Overpass. The Danish team started the game on the T-side and picked up the pistol round thanks to Valdemar "valde" Bjørn Vangså's 1vs3 clutch.
René "cajunb" Borg got an ace against an eco in the second round, making it 2-0. Vega Squadron had an unusual third round CT-side weapon buy and Pavel "hutji" Lashkov's 1vs2 clutch gave the Russians their first round (2-1).
Vega Squadron ran away with it early in the half, leading 6-3, but North managed to get to seven rounds before halftime (8-7). hutji's quad kill in the second half pistol round made it 9-7 and the Russians led 12-7 after grabbing the victory in the first weapon round by taking the B-site.
When the score was 14-9, hutji almost clutched a 1vs2 and missed the ace with a single kill as Kristian "k0nfig" Wienecke came out on top, giving North their tenth round. Vega Squadron won a 3vs3 post-plant on the B-site with Nikolay "mir" Bityukov's kills to earn five match points and the Russians went on to win the game 16-10.
|North||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Valdemar 'valde' Bjørn Vangsåvalde||21 - 19||+2||87.0||1.16|
|Kristian 'k0nfig' Wieneckek0nfig||19 - 19||0||78.0||1.09|
|Mathias 'MSL' LauridsenMSL||16 - 24||-8||70.9||1.00|
|Philip 'aizy' Aistrupaizy||14 - 19||-5||72.3||0.83|
|René 'cajunb' Borgcajunb||11 - 17||-6||46.0||0.70|