BLAST Pro Series Madrid Fantasy recap

As the tournament was concluded on Saturday, we bring you a recap of the BLAST Pro Series Madrid Fantasy game, revealing the idea lineup and the winner of our public league.

ENCE were crowned champions of BLAST Pro Series Madrid after defeating Astralis 2-0 in the grand final of the $250,000 event, breaking the Danes' undefeated Nuke streak along the way. However, knowing the final outcome wouldn't make it easy to pick the best players for your Fantasy team.

autimatic raked in 164 points, same as ENCE's MVP Aerial

Looking at how individuals did, the first surprise is seeing Aleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev outside of the top five highest performing players, which combined with his very high price tag of $257,000 made him a poor pick for this event. Despite not winning in Madrid, Astralis had a number of players perform very well, with Peter "dupreeh" Rasmussen being the standout, earning more points than the tournament MVP Jani "Aerial" Jussila.

The top 10 best performing players in the Fantasy game are available below:

1. Denmark Peter "dupreeh" Rasmussen - 176 points
2. Finland Jani "Aerial" Jussila - 164 points
3. United States Timothy "autimatic" Ta - 164 points
4. Denmark Nicolai "device" Reedtz - 161 points
5. Denmark Emil "Magisk" Reif - 136 points
6. Ukraine Aleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev - 130 points
7. Sweden Dennis "dennis" Edman - 111 points
8. Russia Denis "electronic" Sharipov - 94 poitns
9. Finland Aleksi "allu" Jalli - 83 points
10. Finland Jere "sergej" Salo - 83 points

In our public Money Draft league, the keys to success were having dupreeh, Aerial, and budget pick dennis - who brought in 111 points for just $184,000. The winning team, EPIC GAMERS ONLY, was finalized with autimatic and Lukas "gla1ve" Rossander.

1. Australia EPIC GAMERS ONLY (762)

The ideal Money Draft lineup, however, would have brought in 803 points including role bonuses, looking as folows:

Denmark Peter "dupreeh" Rasmussen (Defender) 176 + 40 = 216
United States Timothy "autimatic" Ta (Juan Deagle) 164 + 50 = 214
Finland Jani "Aerial" Jussila (Leader) 164 + 47 = 211
Sweden Dennis "dennis" Edman (HS Machine) 111 + 29 = 140
Ukraine Danylo "Zeus" Teslenko (Entry Fragger) -1 + 23 = 22
Total: 803 points

The panelists of HLTV Confirmed drafted their own teams in the sixteenth episode of the show, using the Live Draft game mode, with Professeur earning his third title off the back of picking Magisk and autimatic.

You can watch the draft here, with the final rankings available below:

1. Croatia Professeur (423)
2. Denmark Producer Lukas (370)
3. Czech Republic Striker (317)
4. Australia SPUNJ (175)
5. United Kingdom BanKs (148)

Stay tuned for news about the next Fantasy game and new updates that will be released to improve it. In the meanwhile, feel free to give us feedback on Fantasy via the Bugs and Improvements forum.

Ukraine Danylo 'Zeus' Teslenko
Danylo 'Zeus' Teslenko
Age:
31
Rating 1.0:
0.92
Maps played:
1364
KPR:
0.63
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.17
Denmark Peter 'dupreeh' Rasmussen
Peter 'dupreeh' Rasmussen
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.10
Maps played:
1440
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.14
Denmark Emil 'Magisk' Reif
Emil 'Magisk' Reif
Age:
21
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.11
Maps played:
898
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.63
APR:
0.15
Denmark Nicolai 'device' Reedtz
Nicolai 'device' Reedtz
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.17
Maps played:
1320
KPR:
0.78
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.13
Finland Jere 'sergej' Salo
Jere 'sergej' Salo
Age:
17
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.14
Maps played:
455
KPR:
0.77
DPR:
0.63
APR:
0.15
Finland Jani 'Aerial' Jussila
Jani 'Aerial' Jussila
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.11
Maps played:
459
KPR:
0.76
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.15
Denmark Lukas 'gla1ve' Rossander
Lukas 'gla1ve' Rossander
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.01
Maps played:
1163
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.17
Russia Denis 'electronic' Sharipov
Denis 'electronic' Sharipov
Age:
20
Rating 1.0:
1.11
Maps played:
746
KPR:
0.77
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.14
Finland Aleksi 'allu' Jalli
Aleksi 'allu' Jalli
Age:
27
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.10
Maps played:
1317
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.11
Sweden Dennis 'dennis' Edman
Dennis 'dennis' Edman
Age:
28
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.03
Maps played:
967
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.13
Ukraine Aleksandr 's1mple' Kostyliev
Aleksandr 's1mple' Kostyliev
Age:
21
Rating 1.0:
1.23
Maps played:
997
KPR:
0.85
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.11
United States Timothy 'autimatic' Ta
Timothy 'autimatic' Ta
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
918
KPR:
0.76
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.14
#1
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Denmark Twick_ 
I win
2019-05-13 14:48
#3
 | 
Brazil BENd 
Cool
2019-05-13 14:49
i win
2019-05-13 14:49
free autimatic
2019-05-13 14:49
#6
REZ | 
Japan grimzcs 
Xded
2019-05-13 14:49
12
2019-05-13 14:50
#10
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Poland Lukovsky 
budget dennis confirmed by hltv
2019-05-13 14:50
Danylo "Zeus" Teslenko (Entry Fragger) -1 + 23 = 22
2019-05-13 14:54
Meanwhile if you pick gla1ve with IGL role he brings you 28 points
2019-05-13 14:55
gla1ve was more expensive than zeus
2019-05-13 17:44
You still have money for him hltv.org/fantasy/11/league/36900/team/13..
2019-05-13 18:04
3 astralis players in top5 End of an era? Omegalul
2019-05-13 14:53
#18
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United Kingdom Revolutionize 
Bit bullshit.. ENCE won they should have more players in top5
2019-05-13 15:06
well stats don't lie
2019-05-13 16:57
#17
SS | 
France ponche 
Top 50 this tournament, top 16 in Sydney men )))
2019-05-13 14:58
true Professeur
2019-05-13 15:11
#20
 | 
United States WilsonDS 
Holy shit autimatic is so damn good. Too bad the rest of C9 didn't perform well.
2019-05-13 15:11
Is there prize for this HLTV fantasy?
2019-05-13 15:28
Zeus entry fragger OMEGALUL
2019-05-13 15:36
Zeus best entryfragger?
2019-05-13 15:38
#24
g0d | 
Brazil L4x @.@ 
Rigged
2019-05-13 15:40
Dennis hs machen
2019-05-13 15:48
Professeur, Croatian pride
2019-05-13 17:45
#29
swag | 
North America derpdude9 
Great job Gaay Cuunt
2019-05-13 18:04
#33
jks | 
Australia GaayCuunt 
Thanks dad
2019-05-14 07:36
god professeur
2019-05-13 18:25
#32
jks | 
Australia GaayCuunt 
THATS ME!!1!1! WE HAWT!!1!1!
2019-05-14 05:31
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