French CS:GO roster Team Vitality defeat world #2 CIS roster Gambit in quarter finals of ESL Pro League Season 14. Vitality will now face OG esports in semi-finals of ESL Pro League.
Vitality defeated Complexity 2-1 in round of 12 to move into quarterfinals whereas Gambit won Group D to be directly placed in quarterfinals. Both teams were looking good this event and had only lost one series so far, still Gambit were the heavy favourites going into this matchup as of their past results and performances.
Gambit vs Vitality result - ESL Pro League 14
Vitality picked Inferno and Gambit picked Vertigo as their map picks. Overpass was the decider map.
Map 1, after the first half both teams were neck to neck as the score was 8-7 in favour of Vitality going into second half. Vitality picked up pace in second half and increased their lead to win the map 16-11. Their star player ZywOo had an insane performance, he had 33 kills and +/- of +18 and and insane 1.86 rating.
Map 2, again both teams were evenly matched, Gambit had a 8-7 lead going into second half. Vertigo went all 30 rounds where Vitality took the map 16-14 and series 2-0. Vitality's IGL apEX had 25 frags and led the server.
Gambit end up with a 5th-8th position and $33,750, they got $13,750 + $20,000 ($5,000 for each group stage win).