OG and Group Liquid Drop to Decrease Bracket at TI11
The development of 2-0 stomps within the Higher Brackets continued at The Worldwide 2022 (TI11), with OG and Group Liquid each dropping to Tundra Esports and Group Aster within the opening matches of Day 2. Neither OG nor Liquid managed to place up a lot resistance towards their opponents and can now be compelled to proceed their journey at TI11 by means of the decrease brackets. Tundra Esports and Group Aster have secured a High 6 end and a minimum of $600K USD in prize cash.
Tundra Esports decide aside OG in Day 2 opener
Tundra Esports destroyed OG 2-0 within the opening sequence of Day 2 with the primary recreation lasting solely 24 minutes. Ammar “ATF” Al-Assaf was fully neutered on his Sand King proper from the beginning. After dying a number of instances, his impression within the later parts was additionally diminished with an early Pipe of Perception and a Wraith Pact. With out its major playmaker, OG merely could not stand as much as Tundra Esports and GGd out in simply 24 minutes.
OG put up stiffer resistance within the second recreation however finally crumbled to Tundra Esports’ superior teamfight execution and map actions.
Group Liquid crumble towards Group Aster
Group Liquid made Michael “miCKe” Vu’s Shadow Fiend and Samuel “Boxi” Svahn because the focal factors of their drafts in each video games. However Group Aster had solutions at each flip. Whereas Aster’s mid lane Leshrac dealt with by Zeng “Ori” Jiaoyang misplaced the laning part, Du “Monet” Pen had stellar video games (first on the Sniper, then on Terrorblade) to present the Chinese language group the sting in each video games.
It appeared like Group Liquid merely didn’t have a plan B for his or her methods. They appeared to mentally crumble on the first signal of issues going incorrect for them. This has been an issue for the group all through the Dota 2 Professional Circuit this season and desires to alter if the group hopes to make a deep run by means of the decrease bracket.
TI11 continues with the Decrease Bracket as Evil Geniuses tackle the resurging beastcoast. There’s an fascinating dynamic to the sequence because it was beastcoast’s victory over Fnatic at The Arlington Main that secured the North American group a spot at TI11.