The Astralis team lost to Team Liquid with a score of 0:2 and left the PGL Major Antwerp 2022. In turn, the North American team made it to the next stage of the championship, which will begin on Saturday, May 14th.
The first confrontation of the fifth round started on the Vertigo map, which became the choice of the North American team. But if the first half was held in a stubborn struggle, then after the change of sides, the teams began to exchange a series of rounds, breaking each other's economy. In this situation, the players of Team Liquid turned out to be luckier, who managed to break the opponent and take the lead in the series — 16:14.
Everything was decided on the map Ancient, the first half of which again went in an equal fight. After switching sides, the Danes managed to break into the front, it seemed, intending to equalize the score in the series and go to the destroyer. However, in the end, Team Liquid again managed to seize the initiative to close Astralis and knock out the eminent team from PGL Major Antwerp 2022 - 16:13.[break]matches_4J7ihy60j[break]
PGL Major Antwerp 2022 takes place from 9 to 22 May at the Antwerps Sportpaleis in Belgium. As part of the tournament, 24 teams from all over the world are fighting for a prize pool of $1,000,000, EPT and BLAST Premier rating points, as well as a ticket to BLAST Premier: World Final 2022.
Intermediate results of PGL Major Antwerp 2022
- 1st place: TBD.
- 2nd place: TBD.
- 3rd-4th place: TBD.
- 5th-8th place: TBD.
- 9th-11th place: TBD.
- 12th-14th place: TBD.
- 15th-16th place: TBD.
- 17th-19th place: Astralis.
- 20th-22nd place: IHC Esports, Complexity Gaming and Eternal Fire.
- 23rd-24th place: Renegades and 9z.