Heroic win Toyota Master Bangkok
The best-of-five grand final at the $100,000 event kicked off on Dust2 where the CT-sided Heroic claimed the pistol round thanks to a quad kill by Daniel "mertz" Mertz. TYLOO were able to tie things up after Heroic took the first two rounds but the Danish team responded by picking up seven in a row to lead 9-2.
TYLOO answered back with three consecutive rounds but the final round of the half went to Heroic as Andreas "MODDII" Fridh got an ace. Adam "friberg" Friberg & company had a jolly time on the T-side, winning the first six rounds and closing out the map 16-5.
TYLOO started on the T-side on Overpass and secured the first four rounds. After Heroic took four of their own, Kevin "xccurate" Susanto clutched a 1vs3 to reclaim the lead (5-4). HaoWen "somebody" Xu's ace made it 8-5 and TYLOO led 8-7 at halftime.
The Chinese side were close to winning the map in the second half as they had a 15-13 lead. However, Patrick "es3tag" Hansen clutched a 1vs3 in the 29th round to deny the first map point. Then, MODDII and friberg salvaged the final round despite a 2vs5 disadvantage to take the game to overtime. Heroic won the map 25-23 following triple overtime.
mertz & company began Mirage on the CT-side and led 7-1 after eight rounds. TYLOO went on a six round streak to tie the game at 7-7 but Heroic finished the half in front after taking the 15th round. Even though Heroic grabbed the first three rounds in the second half and extended their lead to 11-7, TYLOO put up a strong defense afterwards to win the map 16-12.
|TYLOO||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|116 - 102||+14||71.2||1.07|
|105 - 112||-7||68.8||1.00|
|105 - 115||-10||71.0||0.99|
|94 - 113||-19||68.9||0.90|
|86 - 115||-29||62.7||0.88|
|Heroic||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|148 - 104||+44||92.7||1.37|
|119 - 99||+20||77.2||1.20|
|98 - 102||-4||70.8||1.04|
|98 - 97||+1||68.2||0.99|
|94 - 105||-11||66.6||0.97|
The full standings at Toyota Master Bangkok 2018 can be found below: