Second Round Summary & Stats
4th of July gets a close victory versus IksZet
After coming from a devastating victory against Outside the System, 4th of July was pumped to get their second victory. However, they were faced against a very strong IksZet. Even though the Turkish team started very well, IksZet was able to almost make a comeback. However, with some missed opportunities and wasted chances by the opposing team, 4th of July was able to secure the victory after a 3-2 victory. The MVP for this match is Ameha with 1 assist and a very solid defensive performance.
Barnys Gaming secure the first 3 points against Outside the System
After a close loss against IksZet, it was important for Barnys Gaming to get the victory in this match against Outside the System. The team from South America started very well, opening, and increasing the score for their side in the first half. Even tough Outside the System answered very well in the second half, it was not enough to defeat Barnys Gaming. The MVP for this match is Jese with 4 goals and an overall very solid performance.
Paradox Gaming fall against Eibar
Paradox Gaming are looking very strong into the Major, however, the 2 transfers that Eibar made this week (Ricard, JonathanAyite) consolidated the problems in the Turkish team, making them stronger than ever. Paradox Gaming started very well with 2 opening goals by Gotzino, however, Eibar were looking to fight back, and so they did. Even after a stunning performance from Agush, Eibar was able to make the comeback real and get 3 more points. The MVP for this match is Impressive with 2 goals, but there is also an honorable mention for Agush’s performance.
Rivals get destroyed by x6tence
Both teams coming from a defeat, it was vital for them to get a victory with this match. With Adakz leaving the team, it would be a hard task for Rivals to make it trough this match, however, x6tence was also missing CristianoRonaldoJunior. X6tence dominated the match throughout the entire match, with an overall great performance from the entire team and with no response from the team led by Treze. The MVP for this match is NELY with 4 goals.
GeeK tie against PuroHumo
One of the favorites for this season of the Major (GeeK), after a loss against GENT was looking to get the 3 points here. However, PuroHumo is looking very strong, almost stealing points from ZETA in the previous match. In a very close match, with opportunities for both teams, it ended in a 1 to 1 tie, giving 1 point to each team, and making the run for GeeK a bit tougher than expected. The MVP for this match was Esmuu with a solid defensive performance.
GENT defeat ZETA in the last seconds
One of the best matches of this round was GENT against ZETA, a very close match with both teams fighting for the 3 points. With amazing performances from both teams, it was GENT that managed to get the victory in the last seconds trough Gearth. The MVP for this match is Gearth with 4 goals.
Atalanta get the 3 points against Anesthetized
In a close match, between the Polish and the Argentinian team where ANESTHETIZED surprised with a very strong performance after their hard defeat against Lobos Esports, Atalanta got the victory in the last 5 seconds. With a solid performance from Diaaz and terkz, Atalanta conquered the 3 points in a match that was a lot closer than expected. The MVP for this match is Terkz with 3 goals and 1 assist.
Lobos Esports get the victory against Vila Nova
The match between Lobos Esports and Vila Nova started very disputed, with Lobos scoring the 2 opening goals and Vila Nova closing the half with another 2. The second half, however, was all Lobos, with the Portuguese team scoring 5 goals with only 1 from Vila Nova. The MVP for this match was Pikachu with 6 goals and an amazing overall performance.
Team of the Week
DEF: Ameha, DiaaZ
ATK: Pikachu, Gearth
[ADDED] Ricard / JonathanAyite
[ADDED] McRibe / Carol