ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018. The glory of Astralis!
This huge Esports tournament is just finished in Atlanta. 16 world famous CS:GO teams were fighting it out in the Group Stage (July 21-25), and four of them were demonstrating excellent gaming skills in the fight for the championship (the Playoffs, July 28-29). Astralis, quite a legendary team from Denmark, proved worthy of its status on the CS:GO world arena – these guys finished ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018 undefeated!
Let’s have a quick look at the tournament’s results, and let’s enjoy the video with highlights from those CS:GO matches!
There were two groups on ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018 with eight teams in each.
- Day 1. Two matches of this day were: Astralis – Cloud9 (2:0), Team Liquid – MIBR (2:0).
- Day 2. Na’Vi – Fnatic (2:1), FaZe Clan – Mousesport (1:2).
- Day 3. Astralis – Team Liquid (2:0), Na’Vi – Mousesports (2:1).
- Day 4. MIBR – Cloud9 (2:0), FaZe Clan – Fnatic (0:2).
- Day 5. Team Liquid – MIBR (2:0), Mousesports – Fnatic (2:1).
Have you ever asked yourself, why is CS:GO so popular? Maybe, it’s all about thought-out gameplay?
This stage of ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018 contained only Semifinals and the Grand Final.
- Semifinals. Astralis played against Mousesports and won with the score 2:0 (on Nuke and Mirage). Team Liquid won the game against Natus Vincere with the same score 2:0 (Dust II and Overpass).
- Grand Final. Astralis and Team Liquid played on the maps Inferno and Nuke – Astralis won 2:0.
Let’s enjoy highlights from Grand Final and other matches can be found on the ELEAGUE TV Channel.
The prize pool of this CS:GO tournament was quite big – $1,000,000. It was divided in this way:
- Astralis, as the winner, took $500,000.
- Team Liquid, the second team, got $200,000.
- Mousesports and Natus Vincere are in 3rd-4th places, took $80,000 each.
- MIBR and Fnatic are 5th and 6th. Their reward is $40,000.
- Cloud9 and Faze Clan are 7th and 8th. They got $30,000.
Congratulations, Astralis! Thanks to all the teams for the great games!
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