G2 beat KRU in quarterfinals, moves to semi-finals of VCT Masters Berlin
G2 esports defeat KRU 2-0 in quarterfinals of VCT Berlin Masters and qualifies for Semi-finals. G2 will face their regional rivals Gambit in semi-finals, which fixes one spot for EMEA in grand finals.
Fans and analysts are considering G2 as one of the tournament favourites after they became the first team to defeat defending champions Sentinels on any international or LAN event.
G2 vs KRU result quarterfinals VCT Stage 3 Masters Berlin-
EMEA's #4 seed G2 esports faced LATAM's #1 seed KRU in quarterfinals of Masters, this game was for the tournament life and a semi-final spot. G2 were heavy favourites going into this matchup but KRU gave them a strong fight.
Map 1, G2 picked Icebox and after a close first half G2 had a 7-5 lead and convert that lead into the map win. G2 won icebox 13-9 and took a 1-0 lead in best of 3 series.
Map 2, KRU picked Haven and it was the last chance for their tournament life. But KRU failed to convert their map pick into victory, G2 convincingly win the map 13-7 and won the series 2-0.
With this result last South American team in the Masters are eliminated as both the Brazilian teams were eliminated from group stage. KRU from LATAM were the last South America representative and after the quarterfinals against G2 they finished the Masters with a 5th-8th place finish. KRU took $25,000 with them. KRU are already qualified for VCT 2021 Champions as they are the number 1 team on LATAM circuit point board.