Gambit Gaming against Rebels in the Final
Method were the one to chose first, and the battle took place on de_train. Nevertheless, Gambit Gaming demonstrated an excellent play and, beginning from a pistol round, did not give the rival even a small chance. Method did not manage to break the steel defense of the opponent and lost 13 rounds in a row. Having taken only one point, the Russian team was defeated with a devastating score of [1:14]. After the side switching, Method got their comeback and took 7 rounds in a row, after which Gambit Gaming took a pause. Even when the team had discussed the further moves and braced up, Gambit turned out to be not able to stand up to the guys from Method. Having taken 15 rounds in a row, Method became the winner of the first map [16:14]!
The next in turn was pick of Gambit Gaming - de_cache. Playing the attack side, they were the one to took pistol and 3 following rounds. Beginning from the device round, the Gambit team managed to adjust to the game of Method and not only leveled the score, but took the lead [3:5]. Having exchanged the points, the teams got a [6:7] score with the advantage of Gambit Gaming. The first half ended in their favor [6:9]. The second pistol round and the next 2 rounds were taken by Gambit, but their rivals struck back with a series of three rounds. Having finally made a full buy, Gambit Gaming returned the initiative, but Method won it back rather fast [11:13]. After a short break Gambit braced up and pushed the matter through [11:16].
The decisive map was de_cobblestone. Gambit Gaming, playing the defense side, took the first 6 rounds. Having managed to break the winning streak of the rival, Method almost immediately lost the initiative [1:7], but then got an excellent comeback, having taken 6 points in a row. The first half ended with the minimum advantage of the Gambit team [7:8]. They continued to increase the gap in the score in the second half, too [7:11]. Method managed to stop the attack of the opponents only once, and, as a result, they were defeated with a [8:16] score.