OpTic beat TYLOO in overtime to go 2-1
OpTic and TYLOO—two teams with 1-1 records—faced off in the third round of the Swiss group at the FACEIT Major New Challengers Stage. Nicklas "gade" Gade started off Inferno with a splendid pistol round ace on the A-site, giving the CT-sided OpTic the lead.
The Danes continued their solid start with the first weapon round victory, making it 4-0. TYLOO won the sixth round thanks to Ke "captainMo" Liu's triple kill but OpTic responded in the following round to reset the Chinese team's economy (6-1). TYLOO won four of the last five rounds in the first half to finish it 5-10 behind.
The Chinese side picked up the pistol victory in the second half but OpTic responded with a force buy in the following round (11-6). Hui "DD" Wu's squad managed to come back with a six round streak to take the lead for the first time in the game (12-11).
OpTic managed to get back into the game and secured one match point which they couldn't convert, taking the match to overtime. OpTic emerged victorious after four overtimes, winning the map 28-26 and improving their record to 2-1.
|TYLOO||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|HaoWen 'somebody' Xusomebody||49 - 36||+13||90.1||1.23|
|Hui 'DD' WuDD||38 - 36||+2||75.4||1.11|
|Kevin 'xccurate' Susantoxccurate||36 - 32||+4||63.8||1.06|
|Ke 'captainMo' LiucaptainMo||28 - 34||-6||57.5||0.88|
|Hansel 'BnTeT' FerdinandBnTeT||22 - 38||-16||60.7||0.71|
|OpTic||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Kristian 'k0nfig' Wieneckek0nfig||51 - 38||+13||99.8||1.35|
|René 'cajunb' Borgcajunb||37 - 36||+1||73.7||1.09|
|Jakob 'JUGi' HansenJUGi||32 - 30||+2||63.3||1.08|
|Nicklas 'gade' Gadegade||30 - 32||-2||67.0||1.01|
|Marco 'Snappi' PfeifferSnappi||25 - 38||-13||50.7||0.76|