mousesports dismantle North to book Berlin Major spot

mousesports took down North to top the Europe Minor and punch their ticket to the Starladder Major.

The upper-bracket final began on Inferno, where David "frozen" Čerňanský opened mousesports’ account with a swift pistol quad-kill on the defence. The European mixture extended their lead to 5-0 briskly thanks to a nail-biting defuse from Robin "ropz" Kool following an intense 1v1 clutch against Markus "Kjaerbye" Kjærbye.

North hit back in the next round, but mousesports shut down the Danes instantly in the ensuing rounds on the back of outstanding individual plays from frozen and Özgür "woxic" Eker. A rare blunder from Finn "karrigan" Andersen enabled North to get back into the half with four additional rounds before mousesports were able to answer back at the end of the half to secure a 10-5 lead.

mousesports return to a Major

Contrary to the slow start in the first half, North locked down the second pistol and the following round to keep themselves in the game at 10-7. However, they were unable to completely capitalise on their successes as mousesports overwhelmed the Danes with guns in hand to extend their lead to 13-7. Valdemar "valde" Bjørn Vangså and his squad kicked it up a gear in the face of defeat, narrowing the score difference to just two rounds, but mousesports would not allow the comeback to come to fruition, securing the remaining rounds to close out Inferno 16-11.

The second map headed in the direction of Mirage, mousesports’ map pick, where it followed the same trend as Inferno, with karrigan and co breezing to a 7-1 start on the Terrorist side. The two teams then traded a round apiece before a Jakob "JUGi" Hansen AWP triple-kill set North on the right track. With a foothold now in the game, the Danes locked down a further three rounds to close the distance on mousesports before a 1v2 clutch from frozen in the final round of the half enabled mousesports to head into halftime with a 9-6 score.

North will take on CR4ZY for the second European spot at the Major

North secured a much-needed pistol victory to begin their comeback, but a mousesports force buy in the following round yielded positive results for the European mixture as they went on to post more four rounds on the defence to extend their lead to 14-7. North's offence proved ineffective for the remainder of the map as mousesports shut down the Danes commandingly to take the map 16-7, and the series 2-0, to qualify for the Starladder Major.

 North K - D +/- ADR Rating 2.0
Denmark Valdemar 'valde' Bjørn Vangsåvalde 31 - 32 -1 71.5 1.00
Denmark Philip 'aizy' Aistrupaizy 34 - 35 -1 79.0 0.99
Denmark Nicklas 'gade' Gadegade 27 - 36 -9 57.5 0.85
Denmark Markus 'Kjaerbye' KjærbyeKjaerbye 26 - 36 -10 65.1 0.83
Denmark Jakob 'JUGi' HansenJUGi 26 - 31 -5 53.4 0.83
 mousesports K - D +/- ADR Rating 2.0
Slovakia David 'frozen' Čerňanskýfrozen 49 - 23 +26 93.3 1.56
Netherlands Chris 'chrisJ' de JongchrisJ 33 - 28 +5 67.6 1.12
Estonia Robin 'ropz' Koolropz 32 - 31 +1 73.3 1.10
Turkey Özgür 'woxic' Ekerwoxic 29 - 30 -1 61.2 1.05
Denmark Finn 'karrigan' Andersenkarrigan 27 - 32 -5 65.2 0.92

The New Challengers Stage will run from August 23-26 at the Verti Music Hall, in Berlin. mousesports are the seventh team confirmed for this stage of the Major, joining Americas Minor champions NRG, and five teams who came from the IEM Katowice Major.

As for North, the Danish team will take on CR4ZY in the Europe Minor's consolidation final on Sunday at 18:00. The winner of that best-of-three series will advance to the Major, while the loser will fight for survival in the Minor Play-In against the third-placed sides from the other Minors.

The team list for the initial stage of the Major currently looks as follows:

France Vitality
United States Complexity
Europe HellRaisers
Europe mousesports
Europe Europe Minor #2
CIS CIS Minor #1
CIS CIS Minor #2
Other Minor Play-In #2
France G2
Kazakhstan AVANGAR
United States NRG
Other Americas Minor #2
Asia Asia Minor #1
Asia Asia Minor #2
Other Minor Play-In #1
Other Minor Play-In #3
Denmark Valdemar 'valde' Bjørn Vangså
Valdemar 'valde' Bjørn Vangså
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.10
Maps played:
817
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.14
Estonia Robin 'ropz' Kool
Robin 'ropz' Kool
Age:
19
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
579
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.11
Slovakia David 'frozen' Čerňanský
David 'frozen' Čerňanský
Age:
17
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.17
Maps played:
656
KPR:
0.80
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.14
Denmark Markus 'Kjaerbye' Kjærbye
Markus 'Kjaerbye' Kjærbye
Age:
21
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.06
Maps played:
1279
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.15
Denmark Finn 'karrigan' Andersen
Finn 'karrigan' Andersen
Age:
29
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.94
Maps played:
1467
KPR:
0.64
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.13
Denmark Jakob 'JUGi' Hansen
Jakob 'JUGi' Hansen
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.11
Maps played:
825
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.61
APR:
0.11
Turkey Özgür 'woxic' Eker
Özgür 'woxic' Eker
Age:
20
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.16
Maps played:
668
KPR:
0.77
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.11
LETS GOOOO MOUZ! EZ FOR GERMAN CS! 🔥🔥🔥
2019-07-20 19:55
BRA71L CS 😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 19:55
DANISH CS 😂😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 19:56
"1"
2019-07-20 19:56
#17
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Turkey LineSon 
ez major for mouz
2019-07-20 19:57
#33
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Austria shaakeh 
Cr4zy it is again
2019-07-20 19:59
#45
rain | 
Finland FocusMen 
But this time you'll lose Edit: North will lose
2019-07-20 20:04
DISMANTLED JUST LIKE MIBR BY BAITZERA
2019-07-20 20:05
ez for ma'boy woxic
2019-07-20 20:52
swedish CS 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 20:01
CAN-WHAT? CS 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 20:03
ill be rooting for fnatic in the major 😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 20:06
Fnatic in 2k19 LUL who cares 😂😂😂
2019-07-20 20:10
#85
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Bulgaria No_1One 
CS in 2019 😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 20:48
#101
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Europe Kermac 
😡bobby dog OwO
2019-07-20 23:36
#99
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Netherlands ZoMilan 
If you get the chance
2019-07-20 22:32
canada cs #1 rn
2019-07-20 21:00
mouz major winners!
2019-07-20 19:56
#77
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Argentina MrRioKai 
Lmao that name +1
2019-07-20 20:36
im not wrong mens ))))
2019-07-20 20:37
#108
flusha | 
United States k3ar 
That has to be the most random comparison I've seen for a name. Idk why I find it funny.
2019-07-21 04:55
not a single german on the team 😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 19:56
#14
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Denmark Ritsuryo 
Karrigan is half german tho and mouz is a german org
2019-07-20 19:56
Dumberino?
2019-07-20 19:57
yeah and fnatic is aus org, doesn’t mean anything lol
2019-07-21 01:37
German org
2019-07-20 19:57
Doesn't change the fact there's not a single German on the team
2019-07-20 20:01
#42
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United Kingdom UKBESTCOUNTRY 
With that stupid logic, you could claim that liquid is barely a NA team.
2019-07-20 20:02
#48
rain | 
Finland FocusMen 
? Reply needs to have actual content
2019-07-20 20:05
#62
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United Kingdom UKBESTCOUNTRY 
People say the same thing about liquid that even tho the org is from USA, most of the players are from random places around the world but live and grew up in the states so imo they are NA America team, but people say that they aren’t because of the last names of the players.
2019-07-20 20:16
People who say that are dumber than Trump, like wtf :D People who grow up and live in the US certainly aren't e.g. European just because of their surname... Whereas players from Slovakia, Netherlands, Turkey, Denmark and Estonia certainly aren't German :D
2019-07-20 20:49
#87
chrisJ | 
Netherlands _Kairos 
Liquid is a Dutch org, not from the US
2019-07-20 20:49
Expected logic from a UK mong
2019-07-20 20:53
#95
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United Kingdom UKBESTCOUNTRY 
Not my logic, if you can read...
2019-07-20 22:10
You posting that bullshit means that you actually agree with it. You literally make no sense. And as I said before - it's expected cos you're from the UK.
2019-07-21 00:51
Canada is in north america
2019-07-20 20:05
#66
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United Kingdom UKBESTCOUNTRY 
What’s Canada?
2019-07-20 20:17
#93
rain | 
Finland FocusMen 
Best ice hockey country Also Canada carriea US Cs
2019-07-20 21:24
#97
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United Kingdom UKBESTCOUNTRY 
Literally never heard of Canada. Seems irrelevant
2019-07-20 22:12
Canadian igl needed for dumb skilled murricanes ;)
2019-07-21 00:22
#109
flusha | 
United States k3ar 
ALEX
2019-07-21 04:56
Lol nice ;)
2019-07-21 10:53
#51
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Singapore Wadufuk 
Karrigan is half german ;)
2019-07-20 20:06
#60
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World breezy0 
dutch are germans in disguise, soo .. :'D
2019-07-20 20:15
#117
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Netherlands IMSOAWESOME 
Probably the most stupid thing someone could tell. Hope you're baiting, I really do
2019-07-21 17:11
#118
 | 
World breezy0 
i know german language and dutch is really similar, almost like drunk german :D besides that don't take everything too seriously man
2019-07-21 17:19
OR BRAZILIAN 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
2019-07-20 20:05
BRAZILIAN LEGENDS 😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎
2019-07-20 20:40
#10
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Sweden Unluko 
#vamouz
2019-07-20 19:56
bye bye North!! word of advice - U should replace JUGI hes so bad
2019-07-20 19:58
Nice reading comprehension
2019-07-20 20:37
Nothing german about mousesports besides the org, lmfao. Same thing as saying Liquid = netherlands cs, fnatic = uk cs and so on... stupid kids
2019-07-20 21:28
#111
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Singapore Wadufuk 
Karrigan is half german for your info
2019-07-21 07:49
One half german in a team does not make the team german either.
2019-07-21 14:30
#121
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Singapore Wadufuk 
Did i said that?or did u just assume, i simply just said "for your info"
2019-07-22 02:29
It was my assumption, some people on hltv have that kind of logic.
2019-07-22 04:19
#124
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Singapore Wadufuk 
Yep welcome to hltv community :p
2019-07-22 15:05
#2
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South America IFK 
Great!
2019-07-20 19:55
nice
2019-07-20 19:55
#6
athxna | 
Netherlands p2dr 
pretty good yes
2019-07-20 19:56
Frozen best pistol
2019-07-20 19:56
#96
ropz | 
Czech Republic Dur4ngo 
+1
2019-07-20 22:11
#114
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Czech Republic VojtaA 
+1
2019-07-21 14:25
They will beat Liquid in Berlin. Mark my words.
2019-07-20 19:56
#52
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Estonia Nap0le0n 
If it will happen I will send you 5 rubles on qiwi
2019-07-20 20:06
Ooh thats some good money mens)))
2019-07-20 20:22
#13
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Sweden yayer 
EZ
2019-07-20 19:56
#16
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Brazil WARHiDE 
ez
2019-07-20 19:57
Ez
2019-07-20 19:57
mousesports very good team now yes! Congrats.
2019-07-20 19:57
#20
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Colombia MonstarX 
EZ4MOUZ #GODZEN EU > NA < SA > ASIA = CIS
2019-07-20 19:57
#22
woxic | 
Turkey razendd_ 
Wp<3
2019-07-20 19:57
#23
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Russia k0zh 
#VAMOUZ
2019-07-20 19:57
#24
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Tunisia NitroGay 
So ez4mouz, welcome new LEGENDS!
2019-07-20 19:57
FROOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOzen
2019-07-20 19:58
3 rounds away from Elimination in Groups to win Minor gg comebackesports godxic godJ carrygun godzen godz
2019-07-20 19:58
*carrygod
2019-07-20 20:00
#37
oskar | 
Czech Republic PaYaB 
**carrygun
2019-07-20 20:01
***carrygod
2019-07-20 20:02
#46
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Finland Smoonah 
karryagain
2019-07-20 20:03
#63
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Hungary kNnc 
Godcarried
2019-07-20 20:17
#28
chrisJ | 
France Escher 
So easy
2019-07-20 19:59
From being 3-12 down against sprout in elemenatiom to have a comeback and beat all teams in playoff. Ok.
2019-07-20 19:59
#103
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Germany Shackrag 
ez money they just wanted to have good odds to bet on themselves
2019-07-21 00:40
#115
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Czech Republic VojtaA 
200iq
2019-07-21 14:27
#30
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Netherlands [Np]KNz 
gg 2ez
2019-07-20 19:59
#31
frozen | 
Czech Republic Cuki_ 
frozen god <3
2019-07-20 19:59
#32
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Germany BIG_DICK_ROPZ 
Frozen played insane gg wp! Good Luck im the major #VAMOUZ #MOUZGEHTS
2019-07-20 19:59
#35
ZywOo | 
China WinnerZ 
gratz
2019-07-20 20:00
#38
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Albania emp7yy 
valde: "I think it's unrealistic for people to expect me to become one of the all-time greatest IGLs within half a year" haHAA
2019-07-20 20:01
#40
s1mple | 
Germany NatsuS 
at least a half german at german major lul
2019-07-20 20:02
#57
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Germany alspex 
who
2019-07-20 20:11
#64
s1mple | 
Germany NatsuS 
Karrigan. I thought everyone already knows that his mother is german and he can speak the language.
2019-07-20 20:17
#73
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Germany alspex 
oh.. nope, not everyone
2019-07-20 20:25
#59
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Germany JusTobi 
Mouz is one of the OG German orgs though. So of course they'll always have a special position in Germany.
2019-07-20 20:14
#69
s1mple | 
Germany NatsuS 
that isn't what I am talking about. Cr4zy is btw also a German org.
2019-07-20 20:18
#113
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Germany brotplayer 
but Cr4zy has no history
2019-07-21 11:03
#44
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Finland Smoonah 
deserved
2019-07-20 20:03
#55
frozen | 
Slovakia Kiwinko 
Frozen is a fkin god he should be in top 20 this year
2019-07-20 20:10
#58
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Slovakia iLycan 
+1
2019-07-20 20:12
#56
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China Coldtide 
GGWP #VAMOUZ
2019-07-20 20:11
Gj Mouz Btw NORTH and Cr4zy will go To the major for sure
2019-07-20 20:16
ez4woxicsports(only 1 bad series but he carried his team at many games)
2019-07-20 20:18
#98
ropz | 
Czech Republic Dur4ngo 
true he is god too
2019-07-20 22:14
Look at my name xdd
2019-07-20 20:17
Flag flair everything not checks out
2019-07-20 20:21
#68
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Germany grabke 
Almost eliminated but after that they played great in the playoffs. Really deserved and now the Qualifier should be way easier for Mouz.
2019-07-20 20:17
typical mousesports to lose against tier3/4 teams but when playing against decent teams they rekt them :/
2019-07-21 00:52
#70
ropz | 
Poland Anglk 
Nice! ^^
2019-07-20 20:19
#74
nex | 
Bosnia and Herzegovina c4zen 
FROZEN POOOG
2019-07-20 20:26
#75
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United Kingdom Takaramono 
pog
2019-07-20 20:35
#76
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Germany DiegoHu 
Pure fun to watch this Team ♥️
2019-07-20 20:36
#78
nexa | 
United States cyrus2121 
jugl OMEGALUL
2019-07-20 20:37
#82
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India BCaddict 
Dismantle? I dont think so
2019-07-20 20:42
#83
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Canada AsheS_EdeN 
EZ4KARRYGAN Good thing FaZe kept- oh wait. He is easily top 3 IGL's in the world.
2019-07-20 20:44
KARRIGAN IS BACK BOIS.
2019-07-20 20:47
#90
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Brazil hugoooo 
HLTV news writers REALLY don't know what "dismantle" means... Every time they use it, the match is not a total rape.
2019-07-20 20:57
#119
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North America dennek 
it was
2019-07-22 01:05
#120
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Brazil hugoooo 
Liquid vs ENCE was the perfect match to use "dismantle", not this one
2019-07-22 01:18
#92
s1mple | 
Russia h3x0r 
So, guys, lets do it again, N♿rth get 3rd place on minor and dont qualify loosing to some Chinese team
2019-07-20 21:09
Brazil people is all the best, we be better then all the rest! Brazil people all the best, we be stronger then all the rest!!
2019-07-20 22:36
Oh my god frozen, what a performance
2019-07-21 02:44
ez4mouz
2019-07-21 05:46
#122
oskar | 
Czech Republic PaYaB 
you still remember Boston ? They beat them in the first stage and then in the 2-2 match.... 16-13 I think, I really liked the old SpaceSoldiers, who knows what would have happend if mouz didn't choke that 13-2 lead vs QBF...
2019-07-22 02:32
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