"IBUYPOWER Invitational 2016": "Cloud9" - the winners
19 July 2016
On Monday morning, he finished the championship, which were exclusively American team: "Cloud9", "Team SoloMid", "Selfless", "Echo Fox" and others. This tournament was organized by the management of the "iBUYPOWER", together with "CEVO" they decided to hold event with a prize fund of $ 15,000, the tournament format - online.
With regard to the system, it is all quite simple, 8 teams were placed in a grid, the matches took place in the "best of three-series" (two wins).
Pleased with the performance of the American band "Echo Fox", who recently performed at the "ELEAGUE Season 1", they were in a group to "Natus Vincere", "FlipSid3" and "CLG Gaming". Very good show itself won even one card from the "Born to Win", this sensation was only once by the US top five, the miracle did not happen, the boys took fourth place in the group and could not get through to the next stage. But as we have seen in this tournament - "iBUYPOWER Invitational", they very confidently beat the American team, who knows, maybe soon it "Echo Fox" will compete for the title of best team in America.
We proceed to the grand finale, where we saw a match in which the clash between "Cloud9" and "Team SoloMid", both teams coaches have got to this event and showed a stable game throughout the championship. On the first map dust2 - the match was held under the dictation of "the cloud", 10:05 they have completed the first side to their advantage, but then "Team SoloMid" started to show the character, but it was not enough and they eventually lost with a score of 16:14. And on the second map - train, it was noticeable that the guys swam, started making weird rounds, thereby "Cloud9" won gold and $ 10,000, while the "Team SoloMid" content with the silver and the monetary reward, a $ 4,000.