Nigma fall B8 in Beyond Legendary’s Europe/CIS occasion
Group Nigma tape-recorded their 3rd straight win with a 2-0 success over B8 on Friday in a Group A contest of the Beyond Epic online event’s Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States region.
Nigma (3-1, 9 points) bolstered their lead atop Group A, with OG (2-0, four points) moving into second location after publishing a 2-1 triumph over Group Distinct (0-4, one point). OG’s 4 points are matched by Vikin.gg (1-1).
In the lone Group B match of the day, FlyToMoon (2-0, six points) protected a 2-0 success over Alliance (1-3, 3 points). FlyToMoon reside one point shy of first-place Team Liquid (3-0, 7 points).
The 12-team, $200,000 Dota 2 occasion includes two 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 success worth two points. Teams that lose 1-2 earn one point, while 0-2 losers make 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 teams from each group will advance to the lower bracket, with the bottom 2 teams from both groups eliminated. All playoff matches will be best-of-three till the best-of-five last on June 28.
On Friday, Nigma required 57 minutes to win the first video game against B8 before completing the sweep with a win in 21 minutes.
OG sandwiched wins in 32 and 27 minutes, respectively, around a 30-minute problem versus Special.
FlyToMoon had an easier time of it, securing wins in 46 and 31 minutes to dispatch Alliance.
Beyond Legendary – Europe/CIS standings (record, map record, points):.