StarSeries S2: Na'Vi leave the championship
In the main match of the second gaming day SL i-League StarSeries S2 have met Natus Vincere and Astralis. Teams had no room for a mistake, as the loss had a price of the departure from the tournament.
The Danish team dealt with the onslaught of Natus Vincere
The paths of squads have crossed on the map de_dust2. A pick of the side has helped Astralis to secure the starting initiative and they prevailed in four rounds at a run [0:4]. In a further game, Na'Vi picked up the device-round, but failed to clinch the control over the game's landscape. The Danes went on increasing a gap, and soon the CIS-squad took a tactical pause. Natus Vincere began to cut the backlog down, but they still failed to take the lead in the first half [6:9].
CT-sided, Na’Vi carried out a winning run, thus leveling the score [9:9]. In a further game, the squads were playing as equals, so the result of a game was tied for a few times. The teams failed to decide the strongest one during the main rounds, so the game reached «overtimes». However, Astralis braced up and drew a line under the match. [16:19] and the Danish team moves forward.
Eventually, Natus Vincere secured the last line of Group «C», being excluded from the list of participants. Astralis will play against TyLoo for the right to advance to the stage of Play-offs tomorrow.