CS:GO - Daily summary 20.01.2021
All results and short reports 20.01.2021
On the second day of the BLAST Global Finals many exciting matches took place. After Astralis and G2 already managed to qualify for the upper-bracket semifinals yesterday, Vitality and Liquid followed them today.
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13:30 CET Vitality vs. Complexity - 2:0
As expected, the French top-team won clearly against the underdog Complexity with Stand-In JUGi. The team around ZywOo prevailed on two maps and justified their role as favorites.
Mirage (16:09), Dust2 (16:08)
15:55 CET Natus Vincere vs. Liquid - 0:2
Natus Vincere was the clear favorite in the duel with Liquid, which played its first game together with FalleN after about seven days of training. However, the North American team was completely convincing and defeated the CIS giant in two maps. The big surprise of the day.
Inferno (06:16), Nuke (14:16)
18:45 CET Evil Geniuses vs. FURIA - 2:1
In the first second round duel of the tournament Evil Geniuses and FURIA met. One of the two teams had to leave the BLAST Finals already. After a strong start by FURIA on EG's map pick Inferno, they lost both following maps and were thus the first team to be eliminated from the tournament.
Inferno (09:16), Mirage (16:14), Nuke (16:06)