TyLoo beat the Indonesian BOOM.ID and their domestic rivals Eclipse, both 2-0 to reach the Grand Final.
The Australian Tainted Minds, triumphed against the Thai star team Signature 2-0. Their next match was against the favourites B.O.O.T-d[S], who they upset 16-7 on Mirage and 16-9 on Cache and advanced to the Grand Final.
The Grand Final kicked off on TyLoo’s map pick – Cobblestone. Hansel ‘BnTeT’ Ferdinand and Ke ‘Mo’ Liu were on fire all throughout the map as they each had a K-D of 22-10 and 21-11 respectively. The Chinese team sealed the map at 16-5 with relative ease.
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The decider map was Inferno. Tainted Minds quickly won 14 rounds. But TyLoo wouldn’t give up easily. BnTeT stepped up and TyLoo won 9 rounds in a row to turn the tables and qualify for the main event of DreamHack Masters Marseille. There, they will be facing some of the best teams in the world for a whopping $250,000.