On the night of may 3, the CS: GO matches of group A in the North American division of ESL One:Road to Rio ended. The first place in the group was taken by Gen.G and advanced to the semifinals.
On the second and third lines stopped 100 Thieves and Cloud9, respectively. Teams also received slots in the second stage of the competition — they will start the playoffs with the quarterfinals. The schedule of these rounds is still unknown. Evil Geniuses, Triumph and Orgless left the tournament.
The teams ‘ opponents will be determined in the decisive confrontations of group B. the Matches will be held on the night of may 3 to 4. In them, MIBR will meet FURIA Esports, Team Liquid will play against YeaH! Gaming, and Team Envy will compete with Bad News Bears.
ESL North American division one: Road to Rio matches are played online from April 22 to may 10. 12 teams play for $60,000 and rating points, which will be used by Valve and ESL to determine the participants of the ESL One Rio 2020 major.
Astralis retained the group lead at ESL One: Road to Rio
Astralis beat Team Heretics 2-0 in the ESL European division One: Road to Rio on CS:GO. The team of Lukas gla1ve Rossandera held the lead in group A.
In a parallel match, Ninjas in Pyjamas defeated Complexity Gaming. After five matches, the Swedish team equaled Astralis on points, but earlier the team of Jonas Lekr0 Olofsson lost to the Danish roster in a personal meeting.
On may 2, group A also hosted a match between Fnatic and Team Vitality. The French team won 2-1 and shared 3-4 places with Team Heretics.
ESL One: Road to Rio runs online from April 22 to may 17. 16 teams play for $115 thousand, as well as rating points that Valve uses when distributing slots at the ESL One Rio 2020 major.