Chiefs qualify for IEM Sydney
Four of the top five teams from ESL Australia and New Zealand Championship Season 8 squared off in the IEM Sydney Derby for the final spot at the 16-team event.
Chiefs dominated the game from start to finish, kicking it off with a 16-10 victory on Inferno. Tyler "tucks" Reilly and company won 16-5 on Train and Mirage to finish off the series 3-0, qualifying for IEM Sydney 2019.
The $250,000 event will take place on April 30-May 5, culminating with the playoffs at the Qudos Bank Arena, where the winners will walk away with $100,000 in cash prizes.
|Breakaway||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Luke 'Llamas' MerchantLlamas||45 - 54||-9||77.8||0.91|
|Alec 'Noisia' GulabovskiNoisia||36 - 48||-12||60.9||0.89|
|Jared 'HaZR' O'BreeHaZR||41 - 55||-14||70.4||0.84|
|Andrew 'YDNA' AdamsYDNA||38 - 52||-14||59.6||0.79|
|Jireh 'J1rah' YouakimJ1rah||30 - 54||-24||50.2||0.57|
|Chiefs||K - D||+/-||ADR||Rating 2.0|
|Chris 'ofnu' Hanleyofnu||57 - 35||+22||94.0||1.49|
|Tyler 'tucks' Reillytucks||48 - 33||+15||76.7||1.29|
|Ryan 'zewsy' Palmerzewsy||49 - 41||+8||84.2||1.28|
|Peter 'BL1TZ' AthanasatosBL1TZ||55 - 37||+18||72.7||1.26|
|Matthew 'Texta' O'RourkeTexta||54 - 44||+10||82.9||1.23|
The team list for IEM Sydney can be found below: