Sentinels won VCT NA stage3 Challengers | Sentinels vs XSET result
Sentinels defeated XSET 3-1 in the grand final of the VCT Stage 3 Challengers 1. Sentinels are now qualified for the Challengers Playoffs as first seed, where they will fight 7 other teams to secure one of 3 North American spots in Berlin Masters.
Top 4 teams from Challengers 1 are qualified to Challengers Playoffs. Sentinels, XSET, 100Thieves and Team Envy are 4 of the 8 participants of Challengers playoffs where they will fight to secure one of three North American spots in Berlin Masters. The bottom 4 teams from challengers will now compete in Challengers 2 with other 4 teams from open qualifiers for remaining 4 spots in Challengers Playoffs.
Sentinels vs XSET VCT Challengers result -
It was a rematch between Sentinels and XSET in grand finals as they faced each other earlier in upper semi finals where XSET came out on top 2-1. But in the Grand Finals Sentinels completed their revenge as they won 3-1 in an epic Best of 5 series.
The finals started on Haven where XSET won 13-9 and took an early lead in series. But Sentinels replied back as they won next map Breeze 13-7 pretty convincingly. The third map was Icebox where the game went in OT due to a great 1v2 clutch by Ayrin of XSET. But in the end Sentinels took the map 14-12.
Sentinels took a commanding 2-1 lead in series and took that momentum in map 4. both teams were trading rounds whole map till the end. But Sentinels with the help of some individual brilliance took the lead in the end and won the map 13-10 and the series 3-1.
VCT NA Challengers 1 result and prize pool-
$50,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:
1st $20,000 Challengers Playoffs Sentinels
2nd $10,000 Challengers Playoffs XSET
3rd $7,000 Challengers Playoffs 100 Thieves
4th $5,000 Challengers Playoffs Team Envy
5th-6th $3,000 Challengers 2 Pioneers, Gen.G Esports
7th-8th $1,000 Challengers 2 Version1, Rise