Team Liquid beats Fnatic to emerge as EMEA’s VCT Stage 2 Challengers winner
Both teams however will be heading to Reykjavik as Europe’s reps for the Stage 2 Masters
An intense battle was had at the EMEA VCT Stage 2 Challengers finals where Team Liquid faced off Fnatic in a nail biting and intensive grand finals. With a score of 3 – 2, Team Liquid walked away with the win and a big chunk of the cash prize (€35,000) while at the same time securing a spot in the Reykjavík Masters in Iceland.
Fnatic took the first win at Haven, but Team Liquid bartered blows and snatched the victory at IceBox and Ascent. Fnatic clawed back to win in Bind, before the match was decided with a Team Liquid victory on Split. The MVP of the game was Adil “ScreaM” Benrlitom , with his many clutches throughout the finals.
Liquid and Fnatic will represent the EMEA region at Masters Reykjavík. Sentinels and Version1 will represent NA at the event, and NUTURN Gaming , Crazy Raccoon , and X10 Esports will represent Korea, Japan, and SEA, respectively.