fnatic beat Vitality to win DreamHack Masters Malmö

fnatic came back from a map down to beat Vitality 2-1 and win the 2019 edition of DreamHack Masters Malmö.

Nineteen months later, fnatic taste international glory once again. The Swedish side, whose last Big Event victory had come at IEM Katowice 2018 with four of the players currently on their team, delivered on home soil in an exciting final against an on-fire Mathieu "ZywOo" Herbaut to complete one of the greatest Cinderella stories in recent memory in Counter-Strike.

fnatic required all three maps to take the victory but they could have wrapped things up much earlier. They enjoyed a 14-12 lead on Dust2 but let Vitality get back into the game in the final stages. Success never comes easy for the Swedes as they would also find out on Inferno, where they wasted nine map points before locking down the map in overtime, and then on Mirage, where they secured victory in an eco round after being pinned against the ropes.

It was impossible not to feel that it was a deserved victory for fnatic, who were the better team for most of the series. Cédric "RpK" Guipouy, on Dust2, and Alex "ALEX" McMeekin, on Mirage, were valuable sidekicks to ZywOo, but the French youngster simply had too much weight on his shoulders against the tactically strong side led by Maikil "Golden" Selim. Still, it was an impressive campaign from Vitality, who were playing their first tournament since replacing Nathan "NBK-" Schmitt, and they will have very little time to lick their wounds as they will return to action in just a few days, in the first stage of ESL Pro League Season 10.

fnatic win their first Big Event since March 2018

A trio of kills from Richard "shox" Papillon opened the action on Dust2 and set Vitality up for a 3-0 lead on the Terrorist side. fnatic's first round victory sent the crowd into raptures, making it clear for those unaware whose side the Malmö Arena was on, but Vitality were unperturbed by the lack of support and kept breaking through the Swedish defense, racing to a 5-2 lead.

A quad-kill from Robin "flusha" Rönnquist marked the beginning of a dominant period from fnatic, who adapted well to Vitality's slow approach and managed to take nine rounds into the second half with some stellar defensive work.

Now playing on the CT side, Vitality won the pistol round courtesy of a 1v2 clutch by RpK, who put in a vintage performance to help to take some of the load off ZywOo. The French star formed a deadly AWP duo with shox to power the CTs to retake the lead, but fnatic picked up the pace and reached the 14-round mark. The home side would not be able to strike the finishing blow, though, as Vitality tightened up and took the upper hand, winning the remaining rounds to secure a much-needed success as they were about to head into Inferno.

Vitality drew first blood on Inferno as they won their CT pistol, but then things fell apart for them as flusha cracked open the B site in the following round after catching out two French players pushing Banana in a 5v3 situation. That round sparked a massive run from the Swedish team, who enjoyed a spell of dominance, though they would head into the break with the slightest of margins as Vitality were in control during the final stages, with a beautiful triple kill from Jesper "JW" Wecksell in the last round setting the two teams apart.

ZywOo delivered as usual, but it was not enough

fnatic came out of the break with renewed impetus and hit map point at 15-9 after shutting out the Vitality offense. It looked like the map was about to come to an end, but, just like on Dust2, the Swedes failed to close it out, allowing the French side to come back to the game and force overtime.

Despite the upset, Golden's troops kept their cool and rallied to a 3-0 run on the CT side. Vitality still attempted a response but were caught off-guard as fnatic brilliantly sold a move back to B with audio cues before hitting A to lock down the map.

flusha was the hero as he gave fnatic an early lead on Mirage by picking up three key frags in the pistol round in a 3v5 situation. Vitality responded with guns in hand and took a 4-2 lead off the back of an ace from ALEX, who had endured a quiet game until that point. The rest of the half was closely contested, with the French side taking a three-round cushion into the break after controlling the map during the dying stages.

Vitality further added to their lead after switching to the Terrorist side, but the landscape of the game changed dramatically once fnatic had money to work with. The Swedes assembled a very compact defense and hit championship point without dropping a single round. With no margin for error, Vitality pressed on and had the CTs against the ropes, but then, in true fnatic fashion, they won a round out of nowhere with nothing but pistols to send the home crowd into wild jubilation.

Matchpage
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 fnatic K - D +/- ADR Rating 2.0
Sweden Freddy 'KRIMZ' JohanssonKRIMZ 68 - 60 +8 81.7 1.15
Sweden Jesper 'JW' WecksellJW 73 - 62 +11 80.9 1.12
Sweden Maikil 'Golden' SelimGolden 67 - 70 -3 79.4 1.07
Sweden Robin 'flusha' Rönnquistflusha 60 - 59 +1 74.6 1.00
Sweden Ludvig 'Brollan' BrolinBrollan 54 - 63 -9 63.4 0.97
 Vitality K - D +/- ADR Rating 2.0
France Mathieu 'ZywOo' HerbautZywOo 82 - 60 +22 88.9 1.38
France Richard 'shox' Papillonshox 53 - 57 -4 71.9 1.00
United Kingdom Alex 'ALEX' McMeekinALEX 63 - 69 -6 71.6 0.99
France Cédric 'RpK' GuipouyRpK 61 - 61 0 62.9 0.90
France Dan 'apEX' MadesclaireapEX 54 - 75 -21 71.4 0.89

DreamHack Masters Malmö 2019 final standings:

1. Sweden fnatic - $100,000 + IEM Katowice 2020 spot
2. France Vitality - $50,000
3-4. Denmark Astralis - $22,000
3-4. Russia Natus Vincere - $22,000
5-6. Sweden NiP - $10,000
5-6. Europe mousesports - $10,000
7-8. Australia Grayhound - $6,000
7-8. Brazil FURIA - $6,000
9-12. Finland ENCE - $4,000
9-12. United States Liquid - $4,000
9-12. France G2 - $4,000
9-12. Denmark OpTic - $4,000
13-16. Denmark North - $3,000
13-16. China TYLOO - $3,000
13-16. United States Evil Geniuses - $3,000
13-16. United States Envy - $3,000

France Nathan 'NBK-' Schmitt
Nathan 'NBK-' Schmitt
Age:
25
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
1652
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.15
France Cédric 'RpK' Guipouy
Cédric 'RpK' Guipouy
Age:
30
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.98
Maps played:
1222
KPR:
0.67
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.13
Sweden Maikil 'Golden' Selim
Maikil 'Golden' Selim
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.93
Maps played:
521
KPR:
0.64
DPR:
0.70
APR:
0.14
Sweden Jesper 'JW' Wecksell
Jesper 'JW' Wecksell
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.07
Maps played:
1570
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.14
France Richard 'shox' Papillon
Richard 'shox' Papillon
Age:
27
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.10
Maps played:
1554
KPR:
0.76
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.12
Sweden Robin 'flusha' Rönnquist
Robin 'flusha' Rönnquist
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.07
Maps played:
1475
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.18
France Mathieu 'ZywOo' Herbaut
Mathieu 'ZywOo' Herbaut
Age:
18
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.30
Maps played:
522
KPR:
0.87
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.13
United Kingdom Alex 'ALEX' McMeekin
Alex 'ALEX' McMeekin
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.00
Maps played:
906
KPR:
0.71
DPR:
0.71
APR:
0.13
LETS GO FNATIC IS BACK!!! FNATIC TOP 1 FOR SURE, BEST TEAM OF ALL TIME CSGO! -rpk pls #AlwaysFnatic
2019-10-06 21:06
#9
Sweden T_T 
fkn ez
2019-10-06 21:06
fat zywho lulw
2019-10-06 21:07
Just wait until another lost, and Shox will kick alex and become IGL himself lol
2019-10-06 21:07
#80
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Brazil F_Underwood 
Zylul overrared
2019-10-06 21:07
#113
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Portugal joaosenra 
prnt.sc/pfngmc more than 80 kills overrated u brain is dead
2019-10-06 21:09
2015 era back again!!
2019-10-06 21:10
BANGER
2019-10-06 21:14
Mad, giants winning next major?
2019-10-06 21:11
#266
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Portugal ez4zewsxD 
Giants > NA
2019-10-06 21:37
#286
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Vietnam Mraatos 
Sure...
2019-10-06 21:58
#165
KRIMZ | 
Europe chespiZ 
zywoo so sick wtf
2019-10-06 21:11
shox most overrated cs player of all time
2019-10-06 21:10
Signed up 2018
2019-10-06 21:42
Thanks Sherlock
2019-10-06 21:57
#299
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Hong Kong TROIIDA 
lmao newfag exposed sit down
2019-10-06 22:24
#274
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Germany killmichi 
+1
2019-10-06 21:43
#101
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Portugal joaosenra 
2019-10-06 21:08
s1mple would never
2019-10-06 21:11
Yes, s1mple would never ask to be set up
2019-10-06 21:12
Great
2019-10-06 21:07
pog
2019-10-06 21:07
#97
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Brazil Pr_Medici 
Macron cs lul
2019-10-06 21:08
#15
Golden | 
Finland gassed 
poggggg
2019-10-06 21:06
cinderella story boys
2019-10-06 21:06
#42
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Argentina TheRealLucas 
Really EZ 4 KRIMZ
2019-10-06 21:06
BIGGEST_PLASTIC_FAN
2019-10-06 21:07
#115
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Brazil NahT_ 
+1
2019-10-06 21:09
#77
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China Fan_of_SK|swe 
fnatic back to the top
2019-10-06 21:07
#84
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Romania FaZe_NBK 
-Golden soon, remember my words. They just don't like arabs, they won a trophy, now Golden is free to go away again.
2019-10-06 21:08
#154
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India the_dukes 
hahahaha romania shut up
2019-10-06 21:11
India.. not much to say anymore or?
2019-10-06 22:04
#345
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India the_dukes 
no more Nazi's
2019-10-07 14:28
#275
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Germany killmichi 
I don't think they will do this mistake again ^^
2019-10-06 21:44
#305
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Brazil SecondKS 
+1
2019-10-06 22:52
#350
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China Thalamus 
+1
2019-10-12 09:29
#336
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Ukraine petruska 
lmao
2019-10-07 07:21
YEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEES im so happy mens))
2019-10-06 21:08
congratz)))))))))))
2019-10-06 21:09
FNATIC IN OWR HEARTS
2019-10-06 21:10
#218
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Nepal blackieJESUS 
zywoo still mvp lol
2019-10-06 21:19
f5
2019-10-06 21:10
#182
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Slovakia EvErisT 
haha big fan go home
2019-10-06 21:13
#214
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United States @FyreCS 
Cannot remove 1-tap tank le tank
2019-10-06 21:17
#228
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Sweden ConaN007 
WP FNC <3
2019-10-06 21:20
Biggest big fan 0/8
2019-10-06 21:23
Fkn yes! Old glory days for fnatic! Lets go boisss
2019-10-06 21:30
#259
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Russia FriZZeh 
plastic fan
2019-10-06 21:32
#267
 | 
Albania Edjon 
expected by f5-er
2019-10-06 21:38
u need to go outside, why are u fishing for #1 post like its 2015...
2019-10-06 23:00
#2
gas | 
Austria Phil_1337 
2015 fnatic back bois
2019-10-06 21:06
#86
xartE | 
Finland XARTEGoD 
yes finally
2019-10-06 21:08
yes,better than stup1d a$$ dan1sh Blastralis
2019-10-06 21:11
#233
kNgV- | 
Brazil sfels 
+1
2019-10-06 21:22
#351
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Moldova AJollyDoge 
They have nothing to do with blast
2019-10-14 07:10
-fnatic winning -TSM choking in Semis -french team is pretty good
2019-10-06 21:23
We back to good old scene
2019-10-06 21:24
#262
LaimB | 
Lithuania Martis 
This is how it's supposed to be
2019-10-06 21:34
#276
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Germany killmichi 
Haha you got a point there :)
2019-10-06 21:45
feelsgoodman
2019-10-07 00:09
#323
device | 
New Zealand manvid 
and don't forget about NA cs back in 2015 omegalul
2019-10-07 00:17
G2 shouldn't feel bad they lost to the only 2 good teams in this event - Astralis and Fnatic.
2019-10-06 21:06
G2???
2019-10-06 21:07
yes?
2019-10-06 21:09
Yes men, with only 1 day prep. They will be better than zywootality
2019-10-06 21:11
#277
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Germany killmichi 
Vita still is just Zywoo and 4 supports. I also think that G2s potential is higher.
2019-10-06 21:46
#300
 | 
Iceland Anthonin 
When shox will be prepared with this team, he will be much more solid than currently. We've seen that he is impressive when he is free to play his game, like clutch situations. But they will play 2v8
2019-10-06 22:28
Yes men)))))))
2019-10-06 21:11
With that logic maybe tyloo also a good team , since they lost against vitality and fanatic ROFL
2019-10-09 13:04
vitality lost to both fnatic&astralis so astralis&fnatic>>>vitality&fnatic.
2019-10-09 13:07
gg
2019-10-06 21:06
gg fnatic BibleThump
2019-10-06 21:06
Ufuck
2019-10-06 21:06
lol
2019-10-06 21:06
#9
sodaH | 
Estonia rafio 
nice match but swedes were clearly better, gg to both
2019-10-06 21:06
#11
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United Kingdom xparagon 
what a series!
2019-10-06 21:06
#13
NAF | 
United States skzl_ 
NOICE
2019-10-06 21:06
GOAT Fnatic
2019-10-06 21:06
Shit not first
2019-10-06 21:06
#268
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Bulgaria No_1One 
nt
2019-10-06 21:40
Thats a fine joke
2019-10-06 21:06
Reminder: This whole tournament was a complete fluke, you can disregard the results as you'd like. Fnatic 100% last place next tournament😎 #FnaticWashedUp2019
2019-10-06 21:08
#105
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Ukraine McSwell 
Still mad about Astralis 0-2 loss, I understand.
2019-10-06 21:09
How much?
2019-10-06 21:09
#172
Maka | 
Russia YIKES! 
fnatic as usual perform good right after roster change then lose their motivation
2019-10-06 21:12
#173
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United States WilsonDS 
Lol why so salty man
2019-10-06 21:12
Take a look at his flag and flair , mad cause Luckstralis got fucked lmao
2019-10-06 21:18
cry is free
2019-10-06 21:16
#213
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Singapore FallBlade 
flair and flag checks out
2019-10-06 21:17
Cry is free, fnatic is back
2019-10-06 21:24
2-0 xaxaxaxa fluke majors
2019-10-06 21:25
Cry is free LULW
2019-10-06 23:12
Seconded.
2019-10-07 01:05
#19
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Turkey _TT 
ez
2019-10-06 21:06
feel good for golden
2019-10-06 21:06
FNATIC IS BACK BOYS!!!!
2019-10-06 21:06
#60
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Croatia Bruca 
Yeees now I can make an excuse that NiP lost to DH winner ez. Jokes aside congrats fnatic
2019-10-06 21:07
NiP raised up too. They will become better
2019-10-06 21:09
Hopefully they do. I'm actually happy that Fnatic beat them , NiP would've gotten rekt vs Luckstralis. Congrats to Fnatic , Golden amazing IGL , kicking him in the first place was retarded.
2019-10-06 21:20
+1
2019-10-06 21:52
#22
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Sweden MandaleMecha 
ez
2019-10-06 21:06
#23
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United States Raptorial 
pogu
2019-10-06 21:06
#24
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Other Shnwy 
pog
2019-10-06 21:06
Crazy stuff from fnatic!
2019-10-06 21:06
#26
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Ukraine Tw1RLY 
GODLAN
2019-10-06 21:06
GG
2019-10-06 21:06
gg ez
2019-10-06 21:06
#30
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Hungary subzera 
expected
2019-10-06 21:06
EZ FOR FLUSHA
2019-10-06 21:06
pog
2019-10-06 21:06
#33
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Ukraine McSwell 
ZyWoo ain't top-1, deal with it. Just give an award to a player who can actually win smth. Device, Elige or Krimz, idk.
2019-10-06 21:06
#96
apEX | 
Malaysia kiosaken 
lolol s1mple fanboi afraid of ZywOo taking over #1. he gonna grab his 4th mvp on his rookie year anyway.
2019-10-06 21:08
#310
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Poland rude_wredne 
zywho?😎😎
2019-10-06 23:07
#140
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Portugal joaosenra 
2019-10-06 21:10
#144
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Portugal joaosenra 
ZywOo will win top 1 eazy not even a descution
2019-10-06 21:10
mad cuz s1mple wont even get #5 this year
2019-10-06 23:18
Sad :’( GG FNC
2019-10-06 21:06
What an ANTI CLIMAX on last round
2019-10-06 21:06
GG
2019-10-06 21:06
rip
2019-10-06 21:06
gg
2019-10-06 21:06
Vitality would have won if they had scream
2019-10-06 21:06
KekW
2019-10-06 21:06
Fnatic stonks
2019-10-06 21:06
#45
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Finland J3bediah 
FNATIC ERA HAS BEGUN
2019-10-06 21:07
#46
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Netherlands Shinxly 
Fluke team
2019-10-06 21:07
#47
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Sweden ADAMAS_ 
FNATIC 2015 IS BACK!!!
2019-10-06 21:07
#48
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Germany Trax_ 
SH OMEGALUL X
2019-10-06 21:07
WE ARE BACK BOYSSSSS
2019-10-06 21:07
nice!!!
2019-10-06 21:07
#51
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North America X3phyR 
Fuck I'm late
2019-10-06 21:07
NICEEEEEEEE FNATIC IS BACK
2019-10-06 21:07
better team by far won should've been a 2-0 but guess vitality wanted to get fucked one last time.
2019-10-06 21:07
#55
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Brazil sprk1 
soo happy to see fnatic doing good again. congratz fnatic!!
2019-10-06 21:07
#56
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Sweden meistr0 
Gz Fnatic
2019-10-06 21:07
Nixe throw Vitality NEED more change - apeX🤔
2019-10-06 21:07
#68
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Sweden meistr0 
Thanks for Kioshima Vitality)))))))))
2019-10-06 21:07
HAHAHA +1
2019-10-06 21:14
Seeing Vitality lose brings me such joy
2019-10-06 21:07
+1
2019-10-06 21:09
+1
2019-10-06 21:14
+1
2019-10-06 21:24
+1
2019-10-06 21:59
#59
Jame | 
China acr870 
Pog
2019-10-06 21:07
#62
s1mple | 
Russia h3x0r 
So good game, very impressive stuff from krimz, golden and brollan on last map
2019-10-06 21:07
Wooooohooooooooo!!!! #AlwaysFnatic #Fnatic4Life #FNCwin
2019-10-06 21:07
im sorry for not beliving in you fnatic!! wow this warms my heart !!
2019-10-06 21:07
#67
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United Kingdom SickaBoy 
yesssss fnatic!!!
2019-10-06 21:07
#70
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Poland Julka 
That was fnatic I wanted to see Good job
2019-10-06 21:07
#72
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Spain Alser 
Great to see :)
2019-10-06 21:07
#73
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Finland Ihatethenaguy 
I WAS HERE POGU
2019-10-06 21:07
#74
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Chile nachooww 
god brollan, god krimz
2019-10-06 21:07
EZ
2019-10-06 21:07
fnatic is back!!!
2019-10-06 21:07
#79
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France Uexo 
Nt Vitality <3 #VforVictory
2019-10-06 21:07
ez for the king aka KRIMZ
2019-10-06 21:07
#82
Billy | 
United States Russso 
gotta hope that they won't return to shit. I want to see them play like this more
2019-10-06 21:08
#83
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Norway flipflop 
fnatic is back bois
2019-10-06 21:08
#85
KRIMZ | 
Denmark slacking 
GG
2019-10-06 21:08
#87
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Other nt_newfag 
lets go
2019-10-06 21:08
#88
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Colombia MonstarX 
What other tournaments will fill the spots of Katowice 2020 major?
2019-10-06 21:08
#124
jhd | 
Finland JHdash77 
not a major it will be invites and some qualifier spots like all other big esl events
2019-10-06 21:09
#137
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Colombia MonstarX 
Oh, mb ty for the info
2019-10-06 21:10
#89
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United Kingdom fmrcs 
oh god oh lord fnatic are back
2019-10-06 21:08
ofc they lose against eco last round
2019-10-06 21:08
french clowns
2019-10-06 21:08
What a fucking game, honestly Fnatic played good cs.
2019-10-06 21:08
#93
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Hungary StraYzie 
GOD KRIMZ It's so good to see Fnatic winning <3
2019-10-06 21:08
#94
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Portugal Muttziris 
YES
2019-10-06 21:08
Now watch hltv give the mvp to zywoo
2019-10-06 21:08
#193
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United States WilsonDS 
Lol probably
2019-10-06 21:14
He has 1.36 rating whereas krimz has 1.22 (highest in fnatic) Zywoo deserves it.
2019-10-06 22:01
#311
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Poland rude_wredne 
zywho? 😎😎
2019-10-06 23:08
ofc that they gave it to him. well deserved
2019-10-07 11:13
SVERIGEEEEE
2019-10-06 21:08
#99
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France Asviix 
LUCKY BOTS
2019-10-06 21:08
<3
2019-10-06 21:08
#103
flusha | 
Sweden Livvy 
WE 2015 NOW BOIS
2019-10-06 21:08
#104
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Russia DeadFinger 
ZyWHO???
2019-10-06 21:08
#108
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India Wise_Indian 
Are we back Bois ??
2019-10-06 21:09
#110
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Germany Dr_Lurchi 
Gg ZywOo MVP anyways
2019-10-06 21:09
POG Fnatic Is Back BoiisS
2019-10-06 21:09
feels so good
2019-10-06 21:09
#116
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Brazil GabrieelTz 
Fnatic is back
2019-10-06 21:09
#117
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North America Neshie 
Congratz to the boys. Sweden is back
2019-10-06 21:09
2015 times <3
2019-10-06 21:09
#120
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Poland dziad5 
2015 is back
2019-10-06 21:09
#121
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Argentina nymeros 
If we can solve this thing about check corners it's over for y'all
2019-10-06 21:09
LEGEND TRIO FOR THE WIN! YOUNG TALENT FOR THE WIN! MASTERMIND IGL FOR THE WIN! FNATIC FOR THE WIN! EZ FOR OLD #1 AND SOON TO BE #1!
2019-10-06 21:09
WELL DONE FNATIC!
2019-10-06 21:09
#125
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Brazil hugoooo 
#freeZywOo He is wasting his career carrying 4 guys, when will he play with higher level teammates?
2019-10-06 21:09
i didnt liked fnatic before by man, im so glad they won
2019-10-06 21:09
#127
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Sweden ThorinEk 
Unbelievable
2019-10-06 21:09
The last round is perfect for Fnatic, no rifle, only pistol
2019-10-06 21:09
+1
2019-10-06 21:20
so many mad frenchies spotted. gz legendary fnatic!
2019-10-06 21:09
#130
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Vietnam tat96 
this is what a real good final looks like gggg
2019-10-06 21:09
Gg
2019-10-06 21:09
Deserved Legends!
2019-10-06 21:09
#133
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France cedd 
vitality t side mirage was very bad, some bad calls. gg
2019-10-06 21:09
#219
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Argentina nymeros 
Kinda weird it's unusual one bad T Mirage side from us, but ggs
2019-10-06 21:19
ez for flusha axaxa vitality after adding shox will start sucking so deep lmao.
2019-10-06 21:09
worst tournament. Only 3 teams can normal play on this game: Liquid,NRG,Astralis. Gl in the future Brollan,you deserve a normal team <3
2019-10-06 21:09
Wdym. This tournament was great. One of the best in this year. So many upsets. So many great plays. Many games had full 3 maps and a great grind final. You think watching 1 team dominating the tournament is better?
2019-10-06 21:31
MAD RESPECT to Golden for his work with fnatic , amazing job amazing calls , I'm really proud of them and glad to see JW KRiMZ and flusha lifting a trophy again , and watching a talented kid as Brollan having a smile after this win - well deserved kid. WELL PLAYED fnatic . Bravo.
2019-10-06 21:09
#138
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Poland Kobel_ 
Sad :c gg
2019-10-06 21:10
Thanks golden for coming back to Fnatic... Its nice to see fnatic in this form.. I hope they just keep this consistent
2019-10-06 21:10
#141
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Brazil RAYRELiCK 
FNATIC is back!
2019-10-06 21:10
wp fnatic
2019-10-06 21:10
Gg wp
2019-10-06 21:10
#148
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Brazil NahT_ 
best final this year ggwp fnatic
2019-10-06 21:10
82 kills in bo3 and still losing ... #FreeZywOo
2019-10-06 21:11
Since 2017 WESG, the first trophy for Fnatic, such long time.
2019-10-06 21:11
It was march 2018 actually, but yeah 1.5 year is pretty long period of time
2019-10-06 21:23
#153
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Moldova OptimusBlyad 
SWEDISH GODS ARE BACK
2019-10-06 21:11
Deserved
2019-10-06 21:11
SENOR VAC got his SWAG back boyz! He AttaCC He ProteCC But mostly, He... Continue this thread by your own addition!
2019-10-06 21:11
#158
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Poland Medel17 
I'm so happy krimz god , brollan god , golden god , jest god , flusha god zywho???
2019-10-06 21:11
EZW FOR JW!!
2019-10-06 21:11
next major with fnatic :)
2019-10-06 21:11
#166
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China KensonS 
brollan's 3k with CZ is insane! guess who will take the MVP medal.
2019-10-06 21:11
FNATIC IS BACK, BABY
2019-10-06 21:12
#168
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Estonia Nap0le0n 
Good, but zywoo will become mvp anyway. But I am glad that french fans will cry.
2019-10-06 21:12
Why would they cry? Vitality themselves didn't have high hopes considering the latest roster change.
2019-10-06 22:03
#344
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Estonia Nap0le0n 
Because a lot of vitality fans, especially french fans, screamed that vitality will easily win this tournament and shit on other teams. I know that the most of them were trolling, but I didnt like it anyway.
2019-10-07 14:17
Im so happy to see fnatic win this tournament. Im not a fnatic fan but they have gone through a tough time for a while now already and no matter if they had some luck on their side as well, this victory is so granted and it must feel like balm for their souls. GG fnatic and vitality both, what a final!
2019-10-06 21:12
#170
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Peru AgentLF 
Conglatulations fnatic. It was a tough road to get into the finals (lower bracket and Astralis) but it was payoff in the end. GG WP
2019-10-06 21:12
Props to fnatic, great final overall.
2019-10-06 21:12
wp fnatic VItality didnt deserve this
2019-10-06 21:12
#176
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Portugal Guiarte 
Congratulations to a team that didn't even qualified to the Berlim Major and now knocks off Astralis in a BO3 and wins their first tournament with their new line up. I'm really happy to see them on top again
2019-10-06 21:12
#177
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Germany Dr_Lurchi 
Happy for fnatic but I hope flusha will not cheat at every event from now on
2019-10-06 21:12
#309
cogu | 
Brazil Te_iN 
flusha always will cheat, nothing happens with EU cheaters
2019-10-06 23:01
vintage! that last round!
2019-10-06 21:12
#179
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Poland Blindilek 
Fnatic era is back <3
2019-10-06 21:13
#180
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Sweden Kai$er 
What did i tell y'all?
2019-10-06 21:13
*after more than a year fnatic come to their senses and realize that Golden will make swedish CS great again
2019-10-06 21:13
#183
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Greece knk74 
Zweden iz bek
2019-10-06 21:13
This was great! Gg fnatic!
2019-10-06 21:13
flusha is back in the game
2019-10-06 21:13
Gg fnatic .... I'm sick of how Vitality lost this. Only Zywoo can play well, the others are just so inconstant or bad I just wanna die 😭 Edit : -21 Apex it s your fault washed up
2019-10-06 21:15
#215
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Australia SUNSPY 
someone has to entry but yeah they have lots to improve in the areas that fnatic just autowin at.. look at that deathball when they hit the go button and have some rotation adv or something, the kid is insane great to hear hes like GUYS TRUST ME ? LETS GO and doing shit like he did haha.. wow.. props to both teams for getting further than the two teams most ppl had as #1, as well as maybe #1 soon NAVI Thought you had it baguettes was going to be happy for you instead, next time boys ggwp
2019-10-06 21:18
I'm not even sure apex is entry anymore. I fell like is making To many mistakes with his overagression (dont know if it s english :/) Zywoo will be #1 this year And yeah I shouldnt forget that it was the first Vitality Event with like 10 days of practice, a final is already a good run Fnatic looking great, the 5 players are insane even Golden had his moment
2019-10-06 21:25
#313
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Poland rude_wredne 
zywho?😎😎
2019-10-06 23:09
2019 #1 men 😎😎
2019-10-06 23:24
#319
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Poland rude_wredne 
idk if you undestood me but I SAID ZYWHO?? 😎😎
2019-10-06 23:45
Zyw😎😎
2019-10-06 23:56
#341
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Poland rude_wredne 
im serious mens)(( zywho? 😎😎
2019-10-07 11:12
JW is MVP, WTF?
2019-10-06 21:13
#201
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Australia SUNSPY 
For smashing Astralis and being impact and team godmember mens
2019-10-06 21:16
+1
2019-10-06 21:20
Zywoo definitely deserves the MVP but no trophy.
2019-10-06 21:14
#191
flusha | 
Maldives Nninj 
imgur.com/gallery/gMAuehl fnatic gods ez ty french frogs fangirlz
2019-10-06 21:14
#195
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United States @FyreCS 
Let’s go!
2019-10-06 21:14
#196
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Palestine Xpicyy 
YES
2019-10-06 21:15
gg
2019-10-06 21:15
#198
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Australia SUNSPY 
wow mens they fucking did it... long time admirer of the core but brollan insane and golden is worth his weight in it.. fantastic job boys you know the drill, have fun !
2019-10-06 21:15
Happy that they didn't choke this tims xD <3
2019-10-06 21:15
Fnatic 1 week era lul idk whats happened but this onliner Brollan made some wild plays at the Mirage
2019-10-06 21:16
#203
EliGE | 
Czech Republic Venckor 
Oh yeah, let’s go!!! Fnatic GOAT in csgo <3
2019-10-06 21:16
congratz!
2019-10-06 21:16
SO HAPPY FOR FNATIC <3
2019-10-06 21:16
#206
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United States RandomCookie 
GG
2019-10-06 21:16
#207
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Latvia tibr0 
YEAS FNATIC FINALLY WON NICE REVENGE ON YESTERDAY THAT NAVI THEY LUCK
2019-10-06 21:16
WHERE YOU AT ZYWH0 FANBOIS?
2019-10-06 21:17
poggers
2019-10-06 21:17
congrats fnatic . we know you guys strong
2019-10-06 21:17
GET FUCKING ECOED XD ALEX DOG
2019-10-06 21:17
fnatic is back pog
2019-10-06 21:17
#217
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Other Onizuka_go 
I didnt like Fnatic in 2014-2015. But, Today is not Congratulations to Old School Player
2019-10-06 21:18
Deserved fnatic is back POG
2019-10-06 21:19
RIP CHAIR LUL
2019-10-06 21:19
#222
Snax | 
Turkey drammar 
zywoo 1v9
2019-10-06 21:19
#223
cype | 
Europe dip6o 
It was exciting to watch Great job guys I hope you know now, that you had to stay together, instead of kicking Golden and Flusha for xizt and twist ffs
2019-10-06 21:21
Expected Fnatic era inc Btw International teams suck
2019-10-06 21:19
#225
KRIMZ | 
India kaymaS 
And they are reborn !!!!!! #ez4fnatic
2019-10-06 21:19
zywoo dirty cheater and still frenchies couldn't win ahahaha. apex & shox so washed up lol gg fnatic ez
2019-10-06 21:19
homesoil era (._.') GG
2019-10-06 21:20
#232
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United States Sillychubs 
congrats to fnatic but i feel so bad for zywoo... literally +20 and still loses...
2019-10-06 21:22
Next simple
2019-10-06 22:06
NIP right now: why the fuck we didn't allow golden to IGL during the major????
2019-10-06 21:24
fake event. pro scene aim lock too much. shame
2019-10-06 21:25
Bait harder 0/8
2019-10-06 22:07
#244
JW | 
Turkey Diveland 
fnatic is back ! congrats
2019-10-06 21:25
Vicetality
2019-10-06 21:26
We are back ! Awsome
2019-10-06 21:26
#247
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Portugal brokenwings 
I'm so f*cking happy! Fnatic is FINALLY BACK! <3
2019-10-06 21:27
#248
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United Kingdom FEodAL 
unexpected gg wp
2019-10-06 21:28
Down 0-1 in the first lower brack series versus Tyloo and then continue to win that series along with another 5 bo3's in a row to win the title. Insane.
2019-10-06 21:29
#250
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Romania R0bbert 
Yassss
2019-10-06 21:29
#251
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Finland spurku 
WTF fnatic
2019-10-06 21:30
#253
f0rest | 
China ZerOck 
gg
2019-10-06 21:31
-apex +ScreaM Dey tolk ebawt mai wan tap
2019-10-06 21:31
well played - upcomming top 15! :]
2019-10-06 21:31
#257
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Denmark Menterx 
Wow where in the world did all the fanatic fans come from?! Anyways congrats to fanatic! Gg wp!
2019-10-06 21:31
#258
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France t3r4byt3 
congrats fnatic
2019-10-06 21:32
INCREDIBLE MATCH Congrats
2019-10-06 21:33
Zywoo hardcarry and LULtality still lose. SMH Navi would've been a better opponent but what can ya do
2019-10-06 21:33
"Navi would've been a better opponent" no they wouldnt lol
2019-10-07 11:18
Holy shit I did not see that eco round win coming.
2019-10-06 21:35
#265
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Ukraine ksay 
congratz fnatic <3
2019-10-06 21:36
Damn didn’t get to see beyond the first map looks like it was close for both teams GG
2019-10-06 21:42
#271
shox | 
India iejesus 
Wpwp
2019-10-06 21:42
#272
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Sweden pontus767 
:D
2019-10-06 21:42
Watched the first map and fnatic lost, didn't watch the rest and they won. What a curse that the teams I like only win when I don't watch :(
2019-10-06 21:42
Then don't watch fnatic again. Please
2019-10-06 21:55
Yeah u should have some patience and watch until the end. It was one of the most exciting finals I've seen this year
2019-10-06 22:09
I would've but it started at 2am my time so I barely managed to catch map 1 before sleeping
2019-10-06 22:12
Oh i see my bad for not noticing, u r an Aussie. Bad tournament timings i feel ya.
2019-10-06 22:37
#279
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Canada nightFz 
Fan since 2013 LETS F*CKING GOOOO
2019-10-06 21:47
#280
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Bulgaria vectralsoul 
GGWP fnatic Na'Vi lost the game yesterday vs Vitality just because they lost against a full eco... Now karma came back to bite Vitality in the ass and they lost the map, series, and final, just because they also lost on an anti-eco. Gotta love universal justice. :-)
2019-10-06 21:50
Karma XD
2019-10-06 22:09
#283
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France Il_padrino 
Fnatic will fall down again right after this
2019-10-06 21:55
Have you tried to add more salt to that salt?
2019-10-06 22:09
#303
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Sweden Kasidro 
atleast they have an actual team, not like the vitality one man show over and over
2019-10-06 22:42
#312
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France Il_padrino 
Shox - GOAT Zywoo - Great and future GOAT Alex - Good and smart igl Rpk - Good aim Apex - Still a good rifler
2019-10-06 23:09
ez for new top1 player Zywoo
2019-10-06 21:57
The winning formula is back... Bring Fnatic tonthe major again... Btw zywoo always carrying an entire team...
2019-10-06 22:12
fatty flusha can win only in his country.....lol
2019-10-06 22:21
#302
PAGO | 
Poland Kimanerq 
fnatic won it wooow
2019-10-06 22:38
EZ FOR FNATIC!!!!!!!!!!!! <3
2019-10-06 22:49
#306
Xizt | 
Italy HeSY 
Gg wp great cs today and during the tournament
2019-10-06 22:55
Not a Fnatic fan, but oh man, am I happy for them.
2019-10-06 22:55
WP fnatic BL Vitality
2019-10-06 23:10
The worst tournament in recent history. Don't know why. Everything about it sucked.
2019-10-07 01:04
mvp for losers
2019-10-07 01:20
#327
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Chile strong221 
every time vitality lose zywoo still in positive kda, what a player
2019-10-07 01:36
#328
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Australia strikebacK 
Golden: I stay
2019-10-07 01:43
Okay
2019-10-07 01:50
Ggwp to Fnatic and Vitality! Close match but very happy to see fnatic revitalize! Hope they keep this form the next events too!
2019-10-07 01:57
lol . they won the first LAN Event with the new lineup
2019-10-07 02:34
Tbh, they should've won 2-0. Even though vitality played good from time to time, only reason it was down to 3 maps was fnatics mistakes
2019-10-07 03:18
#337
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Australia SUNSPY 
yah not bad for early rebuild of this team lol brollan kid could be illegal in some countries what a beast
2019-10-07 08:20
#334
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United States G0ingInsqne 
FNATIC ERA BACK sup asstraloss n00bs axaxaxaxaxa
2019-10-07 04:40
do it outside sweden
2019-10-07 05:20
Feels good for golden. With what they did to him before this after winning title. Hope they dont kick him again. And this should be taken as lesson for team like faze and ence. You should never kick your igl. Or you better find the better igl. Firepower wil win you match but good igl will win u title
2019-10-07 08:31
#339
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Argentina Crissgf 
Great tournament, a detail, all playoffs team is from EU, they always come back to dominate the scene. if liquid dont wave a good performance in the next tournament probablys aren't good as they was before. Well played Fnatic. Sorry if my inglish is bad, googletraductor xd
2019-10-07 09:48
Finally entertaining and competitive final
2019-10-07 11:08
2015 PogU
2019-10-07 18:33
#347
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Portugal faizk 
So nice to see fnatic winning! Legendary org! The final was a nice game; very entertainement to see zywoo vs all the fnatic team!
2019-10-08 10:47
#352
s1mple | 
Europe Sam2k 
ahahahaha losing to fnatic in 2k19 OMEGALUL
2019-10-17 17:39
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