Talon Esports Qualifies For The Arlington Main 2022, Its First One Ever
Talon Esports has certified to the third main of the DPC 2021/22 season by beating RSH 2-1 in its closing match in Tour 3
Previous to Talon, BOOM Esports had already certified to The Arlington Main 2022.
Fnatic, T1, and RSG are the three groups in competition for the ultimate spot on the Main.
Talon Esports is lastly going to be making an look on a Dota 2 Main after it beat RSG within the Southeast Asian Dota 2 Professional Circuit (DPC) 2021/22 Tour 2. The crew has certified for the Arlington Main 2022 the place it has the possibility to win the lion’s share of the $500,000 USD prize pool and 4,570 DPC factors. Talon Esports completed the season with a 6-1 file, solely dropping a recreation in opposition to Fnatic on this tour.
Highway to The Arlington Main 2022 for Talon Esports
Talon Esports had undergone an enormous roster refresh after the conclusion of a disappointing first tour of the DPC 2021/22 season. The crew added Thai duo Worawit “Q” Mekchai and Nuengnara “23savage” Teeramahanon to interchange the departing Kim “Gabbi” Villafuerte Santos and Tal “Fly” Aizik.
The transfer proved to pay instant dividends, as Talon Esports made its approach again into Division 1 after a reasonably dominant Tour 2 the place it solely dropped a solitary collection. Nonetheless, many anticipated the crew to face a tricky problem in Tour 3 contemplating the prowess of the High 3 groups within the area: BOOM Esports, Fnatic, and T1.
Surpassing BOOM Esports
Nonetheless, Talon Esports proved to be a crew to be feared in Tour 3. After comparatively simple wins in opposition to Polaris Esports and Nigma Galaxy SEA in its opening collection, Talon confronted off in opposition to BOOM Esports in what was anticipated to be considered one of its largest challenges this season.
Talon handed it with flying colours, with the crew going toe-to-toe in one of the crucial intense collection of this DPC 2021/22 season. Talon Esports took Recreation 1 on the again of 23savage’s unimaginable Ursa efficiency, however BOOM Esports got here again with world-class teamfighting in Recreation 2 to even the collection. , vindicating Talon’s choice to signal the duo earlier this season.
Nonetheless, Talon Esports had a hiccup in its subsequent collection after the statement-making win over BOOM Esports. The crew acquired completely destroyed by Fnatic and misplaced 0-2 in a collection that simply lasted 67 minutes in whole.
Recreation 1 noticed Marc “Raven” Fausto and Armel Paul “Armel” Tabios completely take management of the sport as they picked aside Talon, shutting down the crew’s cores and cruised to victory in 37 minutes. The second recreation was much more of a stomp with Armel popping off on his Puck, as he led his crew to a 2-0 victory with a 11/3/7 KDA efficiency.
Nonetheless, Talon Esports didn’t let this get to its head and went on to stomp T1 2-0 in its subsequent collection to regain momentum, with after successful the collection.
With one other couple of routine victories over Workforce SMG and RSG, the crew has booked itself a spot within the Arlington Main 2022 which is scheduled to kick off on 4th August.
On the Arlington Main, which additionally booked a spot within the main after beating Fnatic earlier this week. T1, Fnatic, and RSG are the three groups that stay in competition for spots within the main.
T1’s match in opposition to Fnatic may have lots of implications for the Main spots. A T1 victory will see the three groups in competition, battle by means of a three-way tiebreaker to find out the final SEA consultant on the Main. Whereas a Fnatic victory implies that it simply qualifies for the Main, knocking out its contenders.
The match takes place on 14th July at 06:00 PM SGT.