Esports News: FaZe Clan and Astralis advanced to the semifinals of the Roobet Cup after winning their respective quarter-finals on Tuesday (28/6).
Both FaZe and Astralis did not win their groups in the group stage, but were able to beat previously unbeaten opponents in their first playoffs. FaZe won 2-0 over ENCE the winners of Group C and Astralis beat forZe the winners of Group D with the same score.
FaZe Clan opened with a 16-10 win at Ancient. On the second map Overpass, ENCE had a 11-14 lead before FaZe bounced back by taking 12 of the last 13 points to win 16-12.
Helvijs “broky” Saukants starred in FaZe with an h7 kill and a plus-28 K/D differential, both highest in the game. Teammate Robin “ropz” Kool added 45 kills on plus-9 K/D. Pavle “Maden” Boskovic leads ENCE with 40 kills.
Astralis took the lead against forZe with a 16-8 win at Mirage. In the next map, Nuke, Astralis chased from 14-7 down to force overtime. The two teams took turns winning until Astralis grabbed four straight points to seal a 22-19 win.
Benjamin “blameF” Bremer led the all-Danish Astralis roster with 60 kills and plus-18. Kristian “k0nfig” Wienecke added 51 kills with a plus-9. For the all-Russian side forZe, Evgeny “Norwi” Ermolin and Andrey “Jerry” Mekhryakov had 45 kills apiece.
Quoting Sportsnaut, the Roobet Cup will continue with two semifinal matches between FaZe Clan vs Astralis and BIG vs Cloud9 which will take place on Wednesday (29/6). The winners are entitled to advance to the grand final on Thursday (30/6) to compete for $150,000.
Tags: Roobet Cup, CS:GO, Astralis, FaZe Clan
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