The European mix could beat Heroic in the final of the tournament in Copenhagen.
Imperial showed a good enough performance in the group stage. Having held the second place in Group B, they advanced to the playoffs. They had a difficult opponent in the face of North in the semi-final. Despite many people had expected North to win, Imperial surprised the public and beat their Danish opponents with a score 2-0 (16-9 on de_mirage, 19-17 on de_overpass). In the final, they faced another Danish team Heroic. Heroic beat Imperial with a score 2-0 in the group stage, which brought Imperial a motivation to win the final match.
The rematch went well and Imperial won the final with a score 2-1 (7-16 on de_mirage, 16-14 on de_overpass, 16-8 on de_train).
An interesting fact: Before winning Copenhagen Games 2018, Imperial had a general sum of grabs in the sum of $23,624. The players increased an income in three times with a help of their victory.
The roster of Imperial:
Nemanja «nexa» Isakovic
Zygimantas «nukkye» Chmieliauskas
Asger «AcillioN» Larsen
Rokas «EspiranTo» Milasauskas
Jesper «TENZKI» Plougmann
The results of Copenhagen Games 2018:
1st place — Imperial — $50,000
2nd place — Heroic — $20,000
3rd-4th place — North — $10,000
3rd-4th place — Windigo — $10,000
5th-6th place — Team Kinguin — $3,000
5th-6th place — Valiance — $3,000
7th-8th place — Sprout — $2,000
7th-8th place — Quantum Bellator Fire — $2,000