Sentinels ended the group stage with a 2-1 victory in opposition to F4Q, setting the stage for VCT Masters Three Berlin playoffs to start on Friday, Sept. 17. Regardless of dropping a map to F4Q, Sentinels seemed dominant on each of their map picks.
The sequence began on Breeze, with Sentinels choosing the map the place TenZ had thrashed F4Q to shut out their first sequence. This time, he introduced out Jett once more to deal with a stunning Yoru decide from zunba, marking the primary time the duelist has been picked all event. A dapr one-vs-one clutch within the second spherical after F4Q took pistol jump-started a dominant Sentinels assault half, bolstered by some spectacular flicks and clicks from none apart from TenZ. Sentinels took a snug 10-2 lead into their defensive facet and dialed up the stress with a flawless second-half pistol spherical. F4Q might solely muster a single spherical on assault, as Sentinels began out sturdy with a 13-3 Breeze win.
F4Q picked Cut up once more, regardless of shedding there to open their first sequence in opposition to Sentinels. Sentinels saved a 7-5 lead, however bumped into a robust F4Q protection. F4Q definitively gained the battle of duelists, with 48 mixed kills from fiveK and Bunny on Reyna and Raze, and solely 22 from TenZ and ShahZaM between Reyna and Jett. Sentinels solely produced two rounds on their assault facet, as F4Q stole away Cut up 13-9 to ship the sequence to Haven.
On Haven, Sentinels seemed to finish their teams stage on a excessive word, and jumped out to a a lot hotter begin on their assault facet. SicK on Phoenix led the best way for Sentinels to take a 10-2 lead going into their defensive half, earlier than the reigning Reykjavík champions closed out the map 13-4.
The Sentinels victory represents a pleasant momentum-builder for the NA squad heading into playoffs after a stunning 2-0 loss to G2 within the group stage. That loss dropped them to the second seed out of Group D, however that positioned them in a bracket with each 100 Thieves and Envy, two groups that Sentinels have dealt with throughout Stage Three of VCT.
Playoffs start with Imaginative and prescient Strikers taking up Gambit, which begins at 6am CT. They are going to be adopted by G2 vs. KRU, 100T vs. Acend, and Sentinels vs. Envy.
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