VirtusPro vs. NiP Preliminary report, statistics and a forecast – cs_summit 7 CS:GO
Virtus.Pro as favorite
In the second match of Group C Virtus.Pro and NiP will meet at the same time as FURIA and Cloud9. While the CIS lineup celebrated the biggest success of their time with the organization so far before the winter break, NiP had a very hard time at the BLAST Fall and ended the year with three losses in a row.
Author's tip: Virtus.Pro wins
Table of Content
At cs_summit, a total of 12 teams will compete for a prize pool of 200,000 USD. Divided into three groups, a total of eight teams will qualify for the playoffs. The tournament will be played as a bo3, with the exception of the "Last Chance Stage", where the four third-placed teams will play for the remaining two playoff spots.
Date and provider
The match between Virtus.Pro and NiP will take place on 25.01.2021 live at 9.00 p.m. (CET). The channel BeyondTheSummit 2 will provide an English broadcast. It is still uncertain whether there will be a German cast from 99Damage.
Virtus.Pro - Latest performance & results
Virtus.Pro, the former lineup of AVANGAR convinced in the CIS scene in the second half of the year and participated mostly in Tier-2 events until now. They closed the year 2020 very successfully with victories at DreamHack Winter and Flashpoint Season 2. Especially the second mentioned success in the final match with OG secured the team a prize money in the amount of 500,000 USD.
Since the signing of YEKINDAR, Virtus.Pro has been doing well again. The team, which was in the Major final last time, needed this change and is getting along perfectly with the young Latvian. In the duel between Virtus.Pro and NiP, the odds are slightly in favor of the CIS team.
NiP - Latest performance & results
The Swedish team around veteran twist ended last season very weak. Three defeats in a row brought the BLAST Premier Fall Showdown to a quick end. All in all the last performances were rather disappointing. Last week the team played a showmatch against the BIG Clan. Even though the result is not really meaningful, NiP also lost this duel with 2:3.
However, the individual strength that is in the Swedish team is not to be forgotten and the team had their last official match at the end of November 2020 and thus about 2 months ago. In the duel with Virtus Pro, NiP is a slight underdog given the odds and a total unknown. Due to the long time without an official appearance, the individual form, but also the team performance is extremely difficult to assess.
Virtus.Pro vs. NiP - Map-Veto prediction
The bans will be Nuke and Dust2. Between Virtus Pro and NiP, the map pick is Mirage and Vertigo. However, the map pick on the part of the Swedes is impossible to estimate and can vary greatly.
Virtus.Pro vs. NiP - Prediction
Between Virtus Pro and NiP, we put our bet on a win for the favorites VP. A bet on NiP would be a complete unknown and impossible to estimate, from the team around IGL Jame we know at least that they were still in a solid form at the end of December. This duel is also a high risk due to the long break from the game.
The author estimated the odds at 55/100 and the tip is therefore at medium risk. Please always keep in mind that sports betting is not a money-making business, but should remain entertainment. Only bet with money that you are capable of losing. Through our preliminary reports we offer you a detailed summary and analysis of the latest events and try to increase your chance of winning - information is key.
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