The MSI MGA Finals took place at the Barclays' Center as part of ESL One New York over the course of the last two days, with four teams fighting in a best-of-one, double-elimination bracket for the $60,000 prize pool.
compLexity were the first to reach the grand final after overtime wins against Movistar Riders and eUnited in the upper bracket. After losing the initial match to Skyler "Relyks" Weaver & co., AVANGAR beat the Spaniards and took their revenge on eUnited to join Peter "stanislaw" Jarguz's team in the grand final.
There, the Kazakh-Russian squad grabbed eight rounds on the defense on Dust2 before mounting a solid Terrorist side in the second half, coming out victors at 16-9 to clinch the $30,000 main prize.
|compLexity||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Jaccob 'yay' Whiteakeryay||14 - 17||-3||65.7||0.90|
|Bradley 'ANDROID' FodorANDROID||16 - 18||-2||68.1||0.84|
|Shahzeb 'ShahZaM' KhanShahZaM||12 - 18||-6||63.2||0.84|
|Rory 'dephh' Jacksondephh||12 - 22||-10||57.8||0.77|
|Peter 'stanislaw' Jarguzstanislaw||11 - 18||-7||48.1||0.66|
|AVANGAR||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Ali 'Jame' DjamiJame||21 - 8||+13||91.9||1.53|
|Timur 'buster' Tulepovbuster||20 - 16||+4||93.6||1.29|
|Alexey 'qikert' Golubevqikert||19 - 13||+6||72.8||1.23|
|Bektiyar 'fitch' Bahytovfitch||18 - 15||+3||85.2||1.19|
|Aidyn 'KrizzeN' TurlybekovKrizzeN||15 - 13||+2||58.2||1.04|
The final standings of MSI MGA Finals are the following: