PGL Major Stockholm 2021: G2 Esports advanced to the semifinals

The second quarterfinal match within the current Major tournament has come to an end. NiP and G2 Esports fought against each other in it. The first map for battles was Inferno. There, G2 Esports immediately began to dictate the rules of the game and "choke" the Swedes. NiKo and his teammates started on the defensive side and took as many as 12 rounds! After the transition, NiP had an excellent attempt to make a comeback, but G2 stopped this business and ended the fight with a result of 16-11.

The second battleground was Mirage. There the meeting followed a similar scenario, but with some differences. This time G2 Esports started on the side of the attackers and managed to carry out 9 successful attacks in the first half. After the transition, NiP tried to probe the gap in the defense of the Europeans, but they succeeded only 7 times, which was not enough to win at Mirage. The second map, just like Inferno, ended with a score of 16-11.

The losers of NiP took 5th-8th place in the standings and received a cash reward of $ 70,000. G2 Esports, in turn, became the second semi-finalist. Earlier, the players from Heroic who defeated Virtus.pro came to the same result. Now Heroic will face off against G2 Esports.

If you missed how the first match went, you can read our material.

In the next confrontations, Natus Vincere will come face to face with Team Vitality, and FURIA Esports will fight Gambit Esports.

Interim results of PGL Major Stockholm 2021

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PGL Major Stockholm 2021 started on October 26 and will end on November 7. The total prize pool of the championship is $ 2,000,000. The eight remaining teams continue to fight in the playoffs for the main reward in the form of $ 1,000,000. The winner, in addition to the financial prize, will receive 1,800 ESL Pro Tour rating points, as well as 4,000 BLAST Premier units + an invitation to BLAST Premier World Final 2021 with a prize pool of $ 1,000,000. The group stage took place in separate rooms, while the final stage will take place at the Avicii Arena.