OG and Staff Liquid Drop to Decrease Bracket at TI11
The pattern of 2-0 stomps within the Higher Brackets continued at The Worldwide 2022 (TI11), with OG and Staff Liquid each dropping to Tundra Esports and Staff Aster within the opening matches of Day 2. Neither OG nor Liquid managed to place up a lot resistance in opposition to their opponents and can now be compelled to proceed their journey at TI11 by the decrease brackets. Tundra Esports and Staff Aster have secured a Prime 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 sport lasting solely 24 minutes. Ammar “ATF” Al-Assaf was utterly neutered on his Sand King proper from the beginning. After dying a number of instances, his influence within the later parts was additionally diminished with an early Pipe of Perception and a Wraith Pact. With out its main 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 sport however in the end crumbled to Tundra Esports’ superior teamfight execution and map actions.
Staff Liquid crumble in opposition to Staff Aster
Staff Liquid made Michael “miCKe” Vu’s Shadow Fiend and Samuel “Boxi” Svahn because the focal factors of their drafts in each video games. However Staff Aster had solutions at each flip. Whereas Aster’s mid lane Leshrac dealt with by Zeng “Ori” Jiaoyang misplaced the laning section, Du “Monet” Pen had stellar video games (first on the Sniper, then on Terrorblade) to provide the Chinese language crew the sting in each video games.
It appeared like Staff 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 crew all through the Dota 2 Professional Circuit this season and wishes to vary if the crew hopes to make a deep run by 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 crew a spot at TI11.