9INE vs. Unique Preliminary report, statistics and a forecast - Esport CS:GO
Turkish young stars as the favorites
The Vulkan Fight Series is still in the third round. With 9INE and Team Unique two teams meet, which lost the first two duels and have to fight to keep up with the first eight places.
Author's tip: 9INE wins
Table of Content
Only two teams of the 16 are still undefeated. Namely, the Czech team Sinners and the Russian HellRaisers. In total, the Vulkan Fight Series, which will accompany us through the "official player break", offers 45,000 USD in prize money.
Date and provider
The match between 9INE and Unique will take place live on 24.12.2020 at 01.30 p.m.(CET). The duel will be broadcasted on the Russian channel of the UCC. While there will be no German cast, the stream of Vortex Entertainment will take care of an English cast.
9INE - Latest performance & results
9INE is a Turkish Tier-B / -C team, which consists of mostly very young players. The team is currently playing in numerous qualifying tournaments and, for example, was only defeated by Gambit in the closed qualifier on the way to DreamHack.
Alongside the Vulkan Fight Series, the team also took part in the ESEA MDL Relegation until December 19, finishing in fifth place. So far 9INE could not convince in the duels with Lilmix and ex-ETHEREAL at the Vulkan Fight Series. The team lost both matches 1:2, winning each of their map picks.
In each of their first two games, the Turkish team decided to go for Dust2 as their pick, and this is likely to be the case against Unique as well. In the duel between 9INE and Unique, the odds favor the team around IGL CyderX.
Unique - Latest performance & results
Team Unique was founded in 2018 and entered CS:GO a little later. The Russian organization around the Ukrainian IGL crush qualified for the Vulkan Fight Series via the closed qualifier in duels with HONORIS and Saints.
The joy about a successful qualification was certainly big, but the success didn't come until now. The team lost both their duels with 0:2 and had little chance against Project X and Lyngby Vikings. In the duel with the Danish Lyngby Vikings Unique lost their Pick Dust2 with 16:9 very clearly.
In the duel with 9INE Unique is the clear underdog. They came into the tournament via the Qualifier and so far without a map win. The prospects are not very good.
9INE vs. Unique - Map-Veto prediction
The tip regarding the maps is Dust2 and Train. Based on their solid performance, it is likely that 9INE will pick Dust2 again, while Unique's best performance so far has been on Train.
9INE vs. Unique - Prediction
Between 9INE and Unique the tip is clearly on the Turkish team. Practically all signs point to the young stars around IGL CyderX and the chance for the first victory at the Vulkan Fight Series is big.
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