Results of the quarterfinals
After an exciting groupstage the first playoff round finished last night.
Team NeXtGen def. STARK #1
The first match was not exciting. The teams did start scheduling too late and were not able to agree on a date. According to given information we had to give Team NeXtGen a default win. STARK #1 player Daniel "Dani_Fink" Fink is still leading the players' leaderboard and has a possibility for a personal title.
Anonymous 7:5 SFD-Gaming
In this one we had a clear favourite with the former Team Acer but SFD-Gaming showed a strong groupstage and no one should count them out too early.
In a close affair Timo "TimoX" Siep was the deciding factor with the other players sharing the points. He was able to make three points and secure a win for his team.
PENTA Sports 3:9 SK Gaming
PENTA Sports had an impressive groupstage in contrary to them SK Gaming had a rough start in the tournament but increased their shape steadily.
SK Gaming confirmed their amazing shape and achieved a clear victory. Cihan "Cihan" Yasarlar was the player of the match with four points and a goal difference of 8:2 goals pushing himself forward in the players' ranking.
vination 5:7 Team Eisenbahnstreet
Vination won their group without any problems and Team Eisenbahnstreet made it through the group of death. Predicting would be really hard pre-game.
The first round ended in a 3:3 draw with a goal difference which didn't favour any team but Jan "SnEijDeR" Zimmermann and Sascha "Poldi10" Schumacher had ice in their veines and didn't show weakness in round 2 bring their team a 7:5 and the ticket to the semifinals.
The semifinals will be the following:
Team NeXtGen vs. Anonymous
vination vs. Team Eisenbahnstreet
Players' ranking top 10:
1. Dani_Fink (STARK #1) - 12 Points - 4 PPG - 26:3 Goals - 7,88
2. Cihan (SK Gaming) - 12 Points - 3 PPG - 26:9 Goals - 6,62
3. TimoX (Anonymous) - 11 Points - 3,67 PPG - 18:8 Goals - 5,84
4. GOOKU94 (vination) - 10 Points - 3,33 PPG - 23:11 Goals - 5,67
5. MMayo (PENTA Sports) - 10 Points - 3,33 PPG - 24:10 Goals - 5,08
6. Poldi10 (Team Eisenbahnstreet) - 9 Points - 3 PPG - 15:5 Goals - 5
7. CruZzAve (bPart Gaming) - 8 Points - 4 PPG - 10:3 Goals - 4,88
8. Lefti (Team NeXtGen) - 7 Points - 3,5 PPG - 14:4 Goals - 4,75
9. Yaya (SK Gaming) - 7 Points - 3,5 PPG - 10:2 Goals - 4,5
10. sonyloveme (FC Mutti Zettel) - 9 Points- 3 PPG - 22:17 Goals - 4,38
Dani_Fink kept his leading position for the fourth week in a row but Cihan and TimoX are not giving him much space to breath.
Good luck to the remaining teams and feel the heat!