It was all a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fan could ask for as two teams looking to return to the top battled it out in the EPICENTER 2017 grand final.
Virtus.pro, the surprise team of the tournament, took on an SK Gaming squad using a fill-in. It was arguably one of the best grand finals in CS:GO history. If you missed it, you should be kicking yourself.
- Game 1: SK 10:16 VP (Mirage)
- Game 2: SK 16:6 VP (Inferno)
- Game 3: SK 19:16 VP (Train)
- Game 4: SK 12:16 VP (Cache)
- Game 5: SK 22:18 VP (Cobblestone)
A Series to Remember
Between the rivalry of SK Gaming and Virtus.pro, multiple overtimes, and world class plays from all involved, the
Game 4 showed that VP had plenty of comeback potential as well. Down big in the first half and with the series on the line, they went on a 10:3 rout on Cache to secure a final game.
Cobblestone, the final map of the day, was neck-and-neck all the way, having to be decided in two overtimes with SK coming out victorious.
The Star and the Stand-in