The group stage of the LAN-finals within the American qualifiers for WESG is over. Ten teams were fighting for a right to continue their performnace at the tournament, as well as for a chance to stand for their country at the WESG Global Grand Finals, with a total prize fund of ￥24 650 000 (~ $3 700 000).
The lead within Group «А» was taken by team Selfless. The Americans won all 4 matches, thus securing the spot in the semifinals of the Playoffs. The next stage of the LAN-finals was also reached by Team Quetzal, who gained the upper hand in two meetings. With the same number of points, the group stage was paragraphed by the roster Force Of Nature. It’s worth noting that the aforementioned three teams are already the lucky owners of tickets to the Grand-finals of World Electronic Sports Games.
The Brazilians from g3nerationX have also gained 6 points, but lost out to Force Of Nature during their face-to-face meeting, getting the 4th seed. Together with the Brazilian team, the contest is left by the players from Nocturns Gaming, who were defeated in all matches.
g3nerationX leave the tournament
The first place within Group «В» is occupied by Team Canada. The Canadians overwhelmed all rivals and thus, will start the next of WESG Americas from the semifinals. On the second line, with the three wins on their board, may be found Team One Esports. The Brazilians and Canadians were joined by Team Colombia, who triumphed in two matches. And as for Team Argentina and Elite Wolves, they failed to gain the sufficient number of points, and thus are leaving the tournament.
Aside from the group stage, the second gaming day was marked with two quarter-final matches. At first, we were witnessing the struggle between Team Quetzal and Team Colombia. The Colombian Mexican squad dealt with the opponent on two maps and will compete with Team Canada in the semifinals.
In the second countering Team One faced off Force Of Nature. The team from Brazil came of best on de_train and de_dust2, thus advancing to the semifinals of the crucial part of the American qualifiers for WESG, where they will have to fight against Selfless.
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