Na`Vi defeat Liquid; pick up second win
Natus Vincere have secured their second victory at the ELEAGUE Major's New Legends Stage after defeating Liquid 16-9 on Overpass.
Two teams with 1-1 records met on Overpass in the third round of the Swiss group. Liquid kicked it off on the CT-side with the pistol round victory and made it 3-0 with the anti-eco wins.
The North Americans retook the B-site in the first weapon round to extend their lead to 4-0. Despite a 2vs1 advantage in the following round, Natus Vincere played too aggressively in a post-plant situation and Nick "nitr0" Cannella capitalized to make it 5-0.
Liquid's aggression on A-long in the next round didn't pay off as Ioann "Edward" Sukhariev got a triple kill to get Natus Vincere their first round. The CIS team tied the game at 5-5 after winning a 3vs4. nitr0 and company edged it and had an 8-7 lead at halftime.
Natus Vincere grabbed the second half pistol round and made it 10-8 after securing the anti-eco rounds. Denis "electronic" Sharipov clutched a 1vs2 and a 1vs3 in back-to-back rounds to extend his team's lead to 12-8. Liquid were reset after winning a round and Natus Vincere closed out the game with a 16-9 scoreline.
|Liquid||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Jonathan 'EliGE' JablonowskiEliGE||20 - 18||+2||86.4||1.14|
|Nick 'nitr0' Cannellanitr0||17 - 19||-2||80.6||1.00|
|Josh 'jdm64' Marzanojdm64||13 - 17||-4||57.9||0.71|
|Russel 'Twistzz' Van DulkenTwistzz||12 - 21||-9||48.9||0.55|
|Wilton 'zews' Pradozews||10 - 20||-10||55.3||0.54|
|Natus Vincere||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Aleksandr 's1mple' Kostylievs1mple||23 - 13||+10||103.0||1.67|
|Denis 'electronic' Sharipovelectronic||22 - 12||+10||94.0||1.60|
|Egor 'flamie' Vasilyevflamie||24 - 16||+8||99.3||1.51|
|Ioann 'Edward' SukharievEdward||15 - 16||-1||66.6||1.10|
|Danylo 'Zeus' TeslenkoZeus||11 - 15||-4||46.9||0.76|
|Quantum Bellator Fire||FaZe|