Ninjas in Pyjamas are the champions of IEM XII — Oakland

NiP triumphed in the final match of Intel Extreme Masters XII — Oakland against FaZe Clan with 3-2 score.

IEM XII — Oakland took place on November 14 – 19. The total prize pool for the event was $300,000. The participants of play-off shared $270,000, and the remaining money prize was distributed between the participants during the group stage.

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Not being the favorites to get to the play-off, Ninjas in Pyjamas managed to demonstrate the best results on IEM Oakland and get to the semi-final with 4-1 result.

It should be mentioned that Patrik «f0rest» Lindberg together with his team was the champion of the previous Intel Extreme Masters XI — Oakland.

Tournament table:

Place Prize Team
1st $129,000 Ninjas in Pyjamas
2nd $54,000 FaZe Clan
3rd-4th $28,000 SK Gaming
Cloud9
5th-6th $15,000 OpTic Gaming
5th-6th $14,000 Gambit eSports
7th-8th $8,000 Astralis
7th-8th $7,000 Renegades
9th-10th $5,500 Team EnVyUs
G2 Esports
11th-12th $4,000 Team Liquid
11th-12th $2,000 The MongolZ

Ninjas in Pyjamas roster:

Patrik «f0rest» Lindberg
Christopher «GeT_RiGhT» Alesund
Richard «Xizt» Landstrom
William «draken» Sundin
Fredrik «REZ» Sterner

Bjom «THREAT» Pers (coach)