SMK GO Cup Lan Day 2 - Recap
The Second day of the SMK GO Cup is here together with the finals. A day full of action! Begins with the match Team Refuse vs Baltic Elite.
Starting on Mirage, Team Refuse on the T-Side wins the pistol round and begins with economy advantage which led on them picking 3 more rounds. Baltic Elite Walkman with a 3k will win the first round for his team. But Team Refuse will immediately respond on the next round with a bomb plant that will force Baltic Elite to push for the defuse but it will not be enough. On the 10th round Baltic Elite called for Tactical pause after a constant pressure from Team Refuse and we are currently standing at 2 - 8 in favor of Team Refuse. The first half will end in favor of Team Refuse 3 - 12.
The second half will begin with the pistol round going to Baltic Elite.They will continue with a strong T-Side and continue with 2 more rounds. But Refuse will manage to overcome the struggle and win a crucial round bringing them closer to the victory. After that Team Refuse will win the remaining rounds and win the first map of the series.
The second map will be Inferno with the knife round going to Baltic Elite, starting from the CT-Side.
Pistol round will go to Team Refuse with a bomb plant, establishing the economy and giving them the advantage for the next round. With 3 more rounds going to Team Refuse, Baltic Elite will be able to pull through and take 2 rounds. Something that will fix their economy and help them for the following rounds. With Team Refuse managing to plant almost every round, there economy is really good forcing their opponents for multiple eco rounds. Resulting the first half to end in favor of Team Refuse with 4 - 11.
Entering the second half, with Team Refuse on the CT-Side, they manage to win the pistol round with an entry frag from Butters and a following 3k from Haflex. With a stronger T-Side, Baltic Elite manage to win multiple rounds and currently standing with 9 - 13 and a very strong economy. But Team Refuse will #Refuse2Lose and they will manage to win the series with 9 - 16 and manage to make it to the finals.
The BO5 Finals with the match Team Refuse vs Ninjas in Vandamkes are here!
With the first game of the BO5 series underway, Team Refuse will begin on the T-Side in Inferno. Winning the pistol round and the following round with a bomb plant, enable them to have a strong economy and a clear advantage against their opponents. Refuse will continue to pressure their opponents with early frags and bomb plants, forcing their opponents Ninjas in Vandamkes in an early eco round. On the 6th round Ninjas in Vandamkes will go a for a double AWP setup but Team Refuse will successfully plant the bomb and win the round with a 0 - 6 in favor of Team Refuse. After 7 rounds Ninjas in Vandamkes will manage to win their first round on the CT-Side. But that will no be enough, Refuse will immediately answer with 2 rounds back to back and a 2v1 from Carcass. NiV will be able to do a comeback closing the difference with 4 - 9. The first half will go to Team Refuse with 4 - 11.
The second half will find Team Refuse on the CT-Side and only 5 rounds away from taking the first map of the series. The pistol round will go to NiV with a bomb plant, establishing their economy for the following rounds. Team Refuse will manage to win the remaining rounds with Lukjje scoring the final kill and bomb defuse. Team Refuse wins the first map of the series against Ninja in Vandamkes.
The second map is Cache and Team Refuse will start on the CT-Side. After 4 rounds going head to head NiV will manage to get a 2 rounds advantage with a 2 - 4. NiV have a clear advantage over their opponents with an established economy and 7 rounds in their favor. But Team Refuse will manage to stop NiVs spree by taking 2 rounds and proving their name and skill to their opponents. The first half will end in favor of Ninjas in Vandamkes with a 7 - 8.
Entering the second half Team Refuse will manage to plant the bomb but NiV will be able to win the round. Refuse will manage to win their first round on the T-Side with a bomb plant. Refuse will manage to turn the table and even the battlefield by picking 2 more round and forcing their opponents to an eco round. The very intense map will continue with each team winning one round and losing the next resulting in a score of 12 - 12 with NiV being forced to an eco round. Refuse will manage to find an opening on their opponents strategy and win 3 rounds forcing Ninjas in Vendamkes on a Tactical pause. Team Refuse will manage to win the final round and the second map. Leading the series with 2 - 0!
The third map will be Overpass. Team Refuse are one map away from winning the SMK Go Cup Finals and go home with the big prize. The pistol round will go to Team Refuse, but NiV will manage to pick the next one. CenDer from NiV will manage to score a double kill with the scout giving the advantage to his team and picking one more round. Niv will continue to dominate on the CT-Side with a 9 - 2 score over Refuse. The first half will end in favor of Ninjas in Vendamkes with 12 - 3.
Entering the second half Refuse on the CT-Side will manage to win 3 rounds back to back and go for a double AWP setup. Lietuva from NiV with a 3k will manage to win the first round on the T-Side from his team and NiV are 3 rounds away from winning the map and staying in the tournament. But Team Refuse has not give up yet. Carcass manages to pick a few crucial kills with his deadly AWP. TR are 6 rounds away from winning the tournament and Carcass is leading the round once again with an entry frag. With a score of 13 - 11 in favor of Ninjas in Vendamkes, NiV decide to call for a Tactical Pause. Following by an eco round in which they managed to take a few kills but not enough to win the round. Team Refuse manage for the first time on this map to get a round ahead from their opponents and 2 rounds away from the cup with 13 - 14. Following by another round NiV are now looking for an overtime while Team Refuse tries to end this. A force buy from NiV will be enough to win one round and now they are one round away from overtime. Lukjje from Team Refuse with an amazing 1 v 3 clutch will win the match and the series.
Team Refuse will win 3 - 0 against Ninjas in Vendamkes and take home the SMK GO Cup! #Refuse2Lose