BOOM Esports is the First SEA Crew to Qualify for The Arlington Main
BOOM Esports defeated Fnatic 2-0 within the SEA DPC 2021-22 Tour 3: Division 1 to qualify for the PGL Arlington Main.
BOOM is the third group after OG and Royal By no means Give As much as verify a berth on the Main.
The 4 SEA groups at the moment in competition for the remaining two Main locations are Talon Esports, Fnatic, RSG, and T1.
After defeating Fnatic 2-0 within the Southeast Asia (SEA) Dota Professional Circuit (DPC) 2021-22 Tour 3: Division 1, BOOM Esports turned the primary SEA group to qualify for the PGL Arlington Main. The primary recreation was an enthralling affair as each groups showcased their greatest teamfighting abilities, however BOOM received the sport, courtesy of only a slight benefit in execution within the essential moments. Each groups put belief of their playstyles within the second recreation, however BOOM made a commanding begin with Erin Jasper “Yopaj” Ferrer’s masterful Ember Spirit, which led to a decisive victory. BOOM is the third group after OG and Royal By no means Give As much as verify a berth on the Main.
Regardless of dropping this collection, Fnatic stays a robust contender for the remaining two Main slots. T1 stays within the hunt as nicely because of the collection consequence.
Fnatic vs BOOM Esports: Match recap and highlights
Sport 1 was a riveting contest. BOOM used its final selection, Yopaj Batrider, to crank up the tempo early and construct a 4k lead in 16 minutes. The group was on the verge of snowballing uncontrolled, because it has in lots of prior video games, however some incredible spellcasting from DJ and the presence of a carry Sniper stopped them. Fnatic carried out so nicely in teamfighting that it took the networth lead on the 30 minute mark. Nonetheless, the backwards and forwards continued till BOOM was capable of pull forward and safe mega creeps. Fnatic clung on for some time, however a comeback was not within the playing cards, because it was defeated in 60 minutes.
In recreation 2, BOOM selected Yopaj’s trademark Ember Spirit in addition to a help Keeper of the Mild to replenish his mana and scale back the cooldown on his abilities. And, for the umpteenth time, Yopaj fared nicely within the lane after which made actions all over to choose up kill after kill. BOOM took benefit of this early lead and seized management of an enormous chunk of the map. Fnatic’s draft performed slowly and lacked sustained injury to kill heroes within the center levels. BOOM by no means dropped the ball and cruised to a 35-minute triumph.
Listed here are some highlights of the collection.
Though BOOM Esports seemed rusty at first, dropping video games in opposition to Crew SMG, Nigma Galaxy SEA, and even Talon Esports, the group appears to be discovering its type once more. Just lately, it has centered extra on the consolation in its drafts, whereas returning to the aggressive playstyle that was very profitable within the early a part of the yr.
BOOM has now accomplished its quota for Tour 3 with six wins and one loss. Nonetheless, Talon’s win over RSG in its ultimate collection will pressure a tiebreaker between the 2 groups for the highest seed.
As for Fnatic, it began off very nicely but it surely has misplaced two of its final three collection. The group will play its ultimate collection of the league in opposition to T1 on thirteenth July.