Team Acend completed the longest match in Valorant history after defeating Vivo Keyd 13-10 on Day 5 of Valorant Champions. This match was controversial after Vivo Keyd used suspicious exploits related to Cypher’s camera placement. After the match was halted for two days, it resumed with Acend leading 7-0.
Riot Games that Vivo Keyd exploited the camera placements on Cypher and that broke Valorant’s Global Competition policy. The publisher determined that Vivo Keyd should have lost only three rounds to Acend because the team won three of the six rounds they used the exploit. you are fried. Instead, Riot Games asked both teams to replay the match which ended up in favor of Acend.
Valorant Champions Day 5 – Acend vs Vivo Keyd Recap
Acend vs Vivo Keyd Match 1 – Icebox (Vivo won 13-9)
The first formation was highly competitive as both teams were deadlocked 6-6 in the first half. But the Brazilian team Vivo Keyd made it through thanks to Olavo’s clutch plays “heat” Marcelo.
Acend vs Vivo Keyd Match 2 – Bind (Acend won 13-3)
Alexander “Zeek” Zygmunt and Alexander “CNed” Zygmunt has come to the rescue of Acend after a disappointing first match. The duo secured key kills and helped the team finish 9-3 in the first half. As soon as the second half started, zeek and cNed did not give Vivo any rest and ended the game with four quick wins.
Acend vs Vivo Keyd Match 3 – Breeze (Acend won 13-10)
Initial results were discarded and Acend came back to beat Vivo in a fresh match last night with a 7-0 lead for the team. Despite having such a huge advantage, Acend almost lost the battle. Vivo didn’t want to let the controversy affect its composure and the players performed superbly to nearly win the match despite losing seven innings at the start.
Acend will go on to the knockout stages and will face Team Envy tonight in the Winner’s Match.
Valorant Champions: Where to watch
Valorant Champions is being streamed on Trovo for the first time, alongside the official YouTube and Twitch channels. These are the official links for English streams.
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