StarSeries: GODSENT are moving on
The destiny of the second place among Group A was decided in a clash between GODSENT and Pride. We'd like to remind you that the both teams had overpowered the Germans from PENTA Sports, so, in this regard, each of them has eventually achieved a victorious point.
The Swedes gained the upper hand on their pick
The meeting was kicked off on de_cobblestone — a choice of GODSENT. They gained the upper hand in the pistol and the next two rounds. Pride have failed to overwhelm the opponent in the gun-round, so only at the mark of [6: 0] they've finally found a way to break up the shut out. Having lost two more points, the Poles braced up and began to gain the momentum. At the end of the first half, they have managed to get to the opponent as close as possible [7:8].
T-sided, the Swedes regained a control over the map and took three rounds in a row. Despite this, Pride won the first device-round and tried to close the gap down, but they have still failed to even the score [10:11]. GODSENT seized the initiative again and continued to increase their advantage. Pride have failed to cope with the enemy's onslaught, thus, being smashed on the first map [12:16].
The second map was picked up by GODSENT
The game was resumed on de_mirage. The Polish squad has triumphed over the contestant in the pistol-round, but the Swedes realized the force-buy. The following five rounds were also picked up by GODSENT. At [6:1] Pride retook the control and, punching through the rival's defense time and time again, temporarily leveled the [7:7], and then even moved ahead [8:7].
After the switch-over, the Swedish five has dealt with the enemy in the pistol-round and two anti-eco's, but the buy was still put on the board by the Polish squad. Despite this, GODSENT re-captured the initiative and went on, scoring points. Pride didn't stop trying to get back on track, but the Swedes have eventually proved to be the strongest, gaining the upper hand on de_mirage [16:11].
The matches of Group B will kick off tomorrow. Stay tuned to starladder.com and you'll be always kept up-to-date.