Group Trick reach upper bracket final of Pushka League
Team Secret reached the upper bracket final of the WePlay! Pushka League on Sunday with a 2-0 win versus Group Liquid. With success in 31 and 32 minutes, Team Secret advanced to battle VP.Prodigy on Monday for a berth in the grand final.
VP.Prodigy protected their spot in the upper bracket final with a 2-0 win Saturday over Ninjas in Pyjamas. NiP followed that up with a 2-0 loss Sunday to Virtus.pro in a second-round match in the lower bracket. Virtus.pro won in 48 and 22 minutes, respectively, to get rid of NiP in fifth-sixth location.
In a first-round match Sunday in the lower bracket, Alliance swept Natus Vincere in 43 and 34 minutes. Na’Vi were removed in seventh-eighth place, while Alliance will deal with Group Liquid on Monday with the winner proceeding to fulfill Virtus.pro in the third round of the lower bracket. All playoff matches in the $250,000 Dota 2 occasion will be best-of-three aside from the best-of-five grand last on Tuesday. The champion will receive $70,000, and the runner-up will make $45,000.