Complexity Video gaming stay ideal in ESL Pro League: Europe
Intricacy Video gaming tape-recorded a 2-1 win over Group Spirit to remain unbeaten at the ESL Pro League Season 12: Europe event on Wednesday.
Intricacy Gaming (3-0) sandwiched a 16-7 win on Overpass and 16-10 triumph on Mirage around a 16-14 setback on Nuke.
Benjamin “blameF” Bremer posted team-leading totals in kills (73) and kill-to-death differential (plus-32) for Intricacy Gaming.
Artem “iDISBALANCE” Egorov gathered 53 kills and a plus-2 kill-to-death differential for Spirit, who dropped to 1-2 with the loss.
Also on Wednesday, Ninjas in Pyjamas (1-2) notched their first win with a 2-1 victory over mousesports (2-1) and Astralis (2-1) protected a 2-1 triumph over Group Vitality (1-2).
Ninjas in Pyjamas rebounded from dropping a 16-13 decision on Nuke by posting a 16-4 win on Mirage and 19-17 overtime triumph on Train.
Fredrik “REZ” Sterner had a team-best 65 eliminates and a plus-14 kill-to-death differential for NiP while Robin “ropz” Kool led mousesports with 75 kills and a plus-17 differential.
Astralis sandwiched a 16-10 win on Nuke and 16-11 success on Dust II around a 16-9 obstacle on Vertigo.
Nicolai “device” Reedtz led Astralis with 65 eliminates and a plus-17 kill-to-death differential.
Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut powered Vitality with 51 eliminates and a plus-2 differential.
The $450,000 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event features 16 teams divided into two groups for round-robin play. The leading four teams from each group will advance to the double-elimination playoffs.
All matches are best-of-three except for the Oct. 4 final, which will be best-of-five. The team coming out of the upper bracket will start with a one-map advantage in the title match.
Group A will play three games on Thursday while Group B will take the day of rest: