DreamHack Masters Marseille 2018 ended today with Astralis holding the crown

DreamHack Masters Marseille 2018 has already completed its main event which started a couple days ago on April 18.

Astralis have won DreamHack Masters Marseille following a convincing 2-0 win over Natus Vincere in the final.

Astralis sent out a strong message on Nuke by wiping out the entire Na`Vi squad as they attempted to push the ramps in the pistol round. After taking both anti-ecos, Astralis secured the first full gun round as Na`Vi’s lack of utility prevented them from raiding the upper site.

Down 0-5, Astralis finally managed to get a footing in the game as they won two of the following three rounds, leaving their opponents strapped for cash. However, Astralis replied immediately with nothing but CZs and retook control of proceedings. With Andreas “Xyp9x” Højsleth and Emil “Magisk” Reif in great form, Na`Vi struggled to find spaces to create something, and as the half came to an end the Danish team found themselves up 13-2.

Now on the Terrorist side, Astralis further added to their lead by winning a messy pistol round, with Lukas “gla1ve”Rossander getting three kills to his name. What followed was a messy period of the game as rounds went back and forth, but it would not take long for the Danes to lock down the map, courtesy of a 1v3 clutch from Xyp9x.

The map that followed, Inferno, began with Natus Vincerewinning their first pistol of the series after retaking the B site, with Denis “electronic” Sharipov – who had gone missing on Nuke – securing a trio of kills. Na`Vi lost the third round to a full buy from the Terrorists, but they bounced back immediately, setting themselves up for a 4-1 lead.

With no money in the bank, Astralis went for a very weak buy and were rewarded with a win off the back of a quad-kill from Nicolai “device” Reedtz. Then, it was gla1ve’s time to shine as he clutched a 1v3 to prevent an economic reset for his team.

That was the start of a great run from the Danes, who won the next six rounds after breaching Na`Vi’s A defence time and time again. The Ukrainian team then finally tightened up their defense to win the final two rounds of the half and cut the deficit to three.

Natus Vincere came out of the break with all guns blazing and took the pistol round thanks to a quad kill from Aleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev. The Ukrainian team would go on to level the score at 9-9, but once Astralis had money in the bank the landscape of the game changed immediately. The Danish team set up a very tight defence and did not give Na`Vi the chance to build on the few rounds that were going their way, and hammered the final nail into their opponents’ coffin in a decisive 1v1 from gla1ve.

DreamHack Masters Marseille final standings:

1.  Astralis – $100,000
2.  Natus Vincere – $50,000
3-4.  Gambit – $22,000
3-4.  fnatic – $22,000
5-8.  mousesports – $10,000
5-8.  FaZe – $10,000
5-8.  Cloud9 – $10,000
5-8.  NiP – $10,000
9-12.  SK – $2,000
9-12.  EnVyUs – $2,000
9-12.  Renegades – $2,000
9-12.  Liquid – $2,000
13-16.  G2 – $2,000
13-16.  Valiance – $2,000
13-16.  TyLoo – $2,000
13-16.  Space Soldiers – $2,000

Zaher

ESME Main Editor for everything CS:GO related

شارك
نشرت بواسطة
Zaher

اخبار جديدة

Mosaad Al Dossary wins Xbox at Gfinity FIFA 19 LQE and reaches grand final

Saudi world champion, MSDossary, has added a new title to his career as he won the Xbox platform at FIFA…

25 mins مضت

Big changes for ARAM mode in League of Legends with patch 9.7

The fun mode ARAM will get big changes with upcoming patch 9.7, according to the latest PBE update.    …

15 hours مضت

New limits to be placed on PUBG Mobile players soon

There's no doubt that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds found immense fame in its PUBG Mobile version for smartphone as it has represented…

1 day مضت

Blitzcrank will finally get some changes in League of Legends

Riot is planning to make some changes for Blitzcrank at last, according to the latest PBE update.     There…

2 days مضت

The power rankings of LEC spring split 2019 week eight

We are just one week away from the final playoffs in LEC Spring Split 2019, with full chaos in the…

4 days مضت

The power rankings of LCS Spring Split 2019 week seven

We are just two weeks away from the LCS Spring Split 2019 finals, while Team Liquid still the top one…

4 days مضت