Gambit knock out Vitality; NIP eliminate MOUZ from IEM Katowice
Two matches in the lower bracket ended before the start of the third map.
The lower semifinals of group A at IEM Katowice have come to a close, and two more teams have left the tournament.
Gambit picked Mirage and started the map with domination. Even on the T side CIS team managed to win ten rounds, and their win was a matter of time. The first map ended 16-7. Vitality chose Inferno. The first was close and ended with a score of 8-7 in favor of the French team. However, on the T side, Gambit showed incredible performance, winning the map and the match.
MOUZ picked Vertigo but didn’t manage to follow their game plan, losing the first half 6-9. They tried to come back on the CT side, but NIP were unstoppable and won the first map 16-11. The second map was Ancient, and it was a disaster for MOUZ. They managed to win six rounds on the CT side and no more, losing the game 16-6.