Team Liquid and compLexity Gaming beat Ghost Gaming and Lazarus Esports, respectivelly, with a score 2-0 in the last matches in the North American region. Now, Team Liquid has become the owner of an invitation to ESL Pro League Season 9 Finals and compLexity Gaming will go to the second phase due to their victory where they will be also able to try to earn a trip to the LAN final.
There were no surprises in the European division too. FaZe Clan managed to beat Ninjas in Pyjamas with a score 2-0 and Heroic successfully achieved victory over the opponents from devils.one with a score 2-1.
Unexpected things also didn’t happen in the Asian division The favorites of the group in the face of Lucid Dream defeated their opponents from B.O.O.T and Entity Gaming refused from participation in the match and brought a technical victory to their opponents Alpha Red, due to which the last ones placed second in the strandings of the group and advanced to the next phase of the group stage.
Now, the list of participants of ESL Pro League Season 9 Finals looks in the following way:
- FaZe Clan
- NRG Esports
- Team Liquid
The LAN final will take place in Montpellier, France on June 18-23. The general prize pool will amount $750,000 and the main money prize will be $250,000. All participants of the final stage will be determined with the help of the leagues, which are hosted in three divisions: Europe, North America, and also Asia and Oceania.