Team Liquid came from behind to beat Team Empire 2-1 on Wednesday and remain unbeaten in the Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States area of the Beyond Legendary online occasion.

Liquid (3-0, 7 points) are easily on top of Group B. Ninjas in Pyjamas (1-2, four points), who lost 2-0 to FlyToMoon (1-0, 3 points) on Wednesday, are tied for 2nd with Group Empire (1-2, 4 points).

Group Nigma (1-1, 4 points) sit atop Group A after a 2-0 success over Group Distinct (0-2, absolutely no points) on Wednesday. Vikin.gg (1-0, 3 points) and OG (1-0, two points), both idle on Wednesday, sit 2nd and 3rd in Group A, respectively.

The 12-team, $200,000 Dota 2 occasion includes 2 groups of 6 groups playing single round-robins, with all matches best-of-three. Victories by a 2-0 margin deserve 3 standings points, with a 2-1 triumph worth 2 points. Groups that lose 1-2 make one point, while 0-2 losers earn none.

The top two groups from each group will advance to the upper bracket of the double-elimination playoffs, which start June 25. The 3rd- and fourth-place groups from each group will advance to the lower bracket, with the bottom 2 groups from both groups gotten rid of. All playoff matches will be best-of-three till the best-of-five final on June 28.

On Wednesday, Empire jumped on top of Liquid with a 41-minute win, but Liquid claimed the last two games in simply 19 minutes and 18 minutes.

Michael “miCKe” Nguyen led Liquid with a 9.0/ 2.3/ 7.7 kill-death-assist ratio, with fellow Swede Samuel “Boxi” Svahn at 6.7/ 1.3/ 10.7.

Nigma required just 33 and 29 minutes to beat Special. Jordan’s Amer “Miracle-” Al-Barkawi registered a 10.5/ 2.0/ 10.5 KDA ratio for Nigma, and Romanian colleague Omar “w33” Aliwi ended up at 9/2/14.

FlyToMoon downed NiP in 30 and 39 minutes. Ukraine’s Viktor “GeneRaL” Nigrini produced a 9.0/ 3.5/ 18.5 KDA ratio, and Ukrainian teammate Alik “V-Tune” Vorobey contributed an 8.5/ 1.0/ 14.5 ratio.

Action continues Thursday with 3 matches, with B8 making their competition launching:

— Alliance vs. Ninjas in Pyjamas

— Team Nigma vs. Vikin.gg

— B8 vs. Group Distinct

Beyond Legendary – Europe/CIS standings (record, map record, points):.

Group A.

1. Team Nigma, 1-1, 3-2, 4.

2. Vikin.gg, 1-0, 2-0, 3.

3. OG, 1-0, 2-1, 2.

T4. B8, 0-0, 0-0, 0.

T4. Group Secret, 0-0, 0-0, 0.

6. Team Distinct, 0-2, 0-4, 0.

Group B.

1. Team Liquid, 3-0, 6-2, 7.

2. Ninjas in Pyjamas, 1-2, 3-4, 4.

3. Team Empire, 1-2, 3-4, 4.

4. FlyToMoon, 1-0, 2-0, 3.

5. Virtus.pro, 0-0, 0-0, 0.

6. Alliance, 0-2, 0-4, 0.