The paiN team beat MIBR with a score of 2:0 and made it to the grand final of BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2022 North America. Now the Brazilian team will play with FURIA, which previously defeated GODSENT with the same score.
The final semi-final of the championship started on the Vertigo map, which became paiN's choice. At the same time, the hosts showed a confident attack, finishing the first half with a two-fold advantage. After the change of sides, the game became equal, which did not prevent paiN from closing the map in their favor and taking the lead in the series — 16:10.
Everything was decided on the Dust 2 map, which was picked by the MIBR team. At the same time, the first half of the map ended with a minimal advantage of paiN, which managed to hold back the opponent's attack. However, after switching sides, the wards of rikz managed to show a lightning attack, thanks to which they got a sensational victory and made it to the grand final of BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2022 North America — 16:9.[break]matches_EyZFEWQ_3[break]
BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2022 North America runs from April 27 to May 1 online. As part of the championship, eight teams from North and South America are fighting for a prize pool of $67,500, rating points for the BLAST Premier table, and one slot for BLAST Premier: Spring Finals 2022.
Intermediate results of BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2022 North America
- 1st place: $20,000 + 1,600 points + slot to BLAST Premier: Spring Finals 2022.
- 2nd place: $12,500 + 800 points.
- 3rd-4th place: GODSENT and MIBR — $7,500 + 500 points.
- 5th-8th place: Evil Geniuses, ATK, Complexity and Team Liquid — $5,000 + 150 points.