Astralis grabbed the final spot within the semifinals of the Roobet Cup at present following a 2-0 victory over forZe.
The all-Danish CS:GO squad appears to be slowly discovering their groove after a tricky begin to the season, which led to the elimination of Philip “Fortunate” Ewald and the addition of Asger “farlig” Jensen. Astralis completed in second place on the Pinnacle Cup Championship earlier this month and can play in one other grand ultimate in the event that they beat FaZe Clan tomorrow within the semifinals of the Roobet Cup.
Astralis began the collection firing on all cylinders towards forZe and stole their map decide Mirage with a 16-8 victory wherein star rifler Benjamin “blameF” Bremer completed with 26 kills and simply 15 deaths. The Russians had been in an important place to strike again and win on Nuke after they gained the primary half 11-4, however Astralis fought again and pushed the sport to additional time, the place they prevailed and gained 22-19 thanks to a different nice particular person displaying from blameF. This time, he dropped 34 frags and performed a vital function within the comeback.
Although Astralis haven’t been displaying the tactical prowess from the times of Nicolai “dev1ce” Reedtz, Peter “dupreeh” Rasmussen, Emil “Magisk” Reif, and head coach Danny “zonic” Sørensen, they’ve the firepower of blameF. If Kristian “k0nfig” Wienecke could be constant, they could be a actual menace within the second half of the CS:GO season.
The $250,000 Roobet Cup will resume tomorrow with ENCE and Cloud9 taking part in the primary semifinal of the day at 8am CT, whereas FaZe vs. Astralis will kick off at 12pm CT.