5POWER and Flash qualify for eXTREMESLAND Asia Finals
Both Chinese teams have secured their spot to the $100,000 event, with 5POWER coming out victorious over Flash in the three-map grand final at eXTREMESLAND 2018 China Regional Finals.
Many familiar names from the Chinese scene were present at the four-team event held in Suzhou, China, featuring former members of TYLOO, including the likes of QiFang "Karsa" Su's EHOME, Bin "Savage" Liu's CyberZen, and YuanZhang "Attacker" Sheng's Flash.
In the BO3 double-elimination competition, Mongolian-powered 5POWER advanced to the grand final after cruising past CyberZen in their opening series and Flash in the upper bracket final, with 2-0 victories.
YuLun "Summer" Cai's side prevailed in the 2-0 series and secured the qualification spot to the main tournament held on October 18-21.
In the grand final, Gan-Erdene "dobu" Batbold and co. snatched away their opponent's map pick on Dust2, 16-10, thanks to an 11-4 half on the CT side. Flash traded it for the second map and won 16-13 on Mirage.
|5POWER||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|63 - 43||+20||86.1||1.39|
|62 - 48||+14||96.9||1.32|
|65 - 46||+19||82.3||1.30|
|63 - 47||+16||86.4||1.21|
|38 - 52||-14||71.8||0.90|
|Flash||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|59 - 54||+5||83.5||1.08|
|51 - 56||-5||82.5||1.03|
|44 - 62||-18||61.4||0.82|
|43 - 58||-15||66.6||0.81|
|39 - 61||-22||63.3||0.74|
Final standings for eXTREMESLAND China Regional Finals:
Here is the current list of participants for the Shanghai event next month: