Hi, good gamers! In the last article, we have already discussed the two Indonesian players who successfully brought Indonesia’s name in CS:GO international league, FACEIT Major: London 2018. For your information, this tournament has successfully done last month with many teams around the world joined. On September 20, 2018, the playoff round has also successfully held with 8 best teams competing for each other.
Even though the battle of the tournament was only ended by Astralis and Na’Vi, the other teams should also be appreciated. As we all can guess, those 8 teams are the best CS:GO teams that can make it up to the playoff. Therefore, they are fully acknowledged by CS:GO players around the world, thus it is also important for us to know which team are included in the list of the playoff round. Now, if you have already been wondering who are the strongest teams that have completely competed in FACEIT Major: London 2018 and fought for USD 1.000.000? Here is the list!
BIG vs Natus Vincere
The first two best CS:GO teams are BIG and Natus Vincere. Both teams are competing on September 20, 2018, as the opening of the playoff round. Natus Vincere, or commonly known as Na’Vi, is one of the best teams in HLTV. They were becoming the #2 of HLTV. Meanwhile, BIG got the #9 in the greatest CS:GO teams around the world. Na’Vi, with their 5 gamers, has successfully won 9 of 12 tournaments that they joined. They are famous after winning over FaZe for 16-12 score. Meanwhile, BIG has made a better and more surprising fact that they have also beaten FaZe with 16-5. Amazing, right?
compLexity vs MiBR
After finishing the battle between BIG and Na’Vi, we were left for a battle between compLexity and MiBR. compLexity itself is a team that is famous for winning over G2 Esports, BIG, fnatic, and Vega Squadron. With such achievement, it is no wonder that this team could make it up to the playoff round. On the other hand, MiBR is just another level of a team. In HLTV, MiBR got the #7 rank which means, this team is upper hand too far from compLexity which could only make it to #24. Nonetheless, before the playoff round, MiBR was also successfully tackled down by TyLoo and Astralis.
Team Liquid vs HellRaisers
The game continued with a battle between two best CS:GO teams: Team Liquid and HellRaisers. Well, if we are talking about both teams, let us start with HellRaisers. This team has not been being a star in the stage of playoff major many times. Nonetheless, in the last tournament, they could finally make a comeback! Meanwhile, Liquid is a great American team that is famous with their ability in tackling down some other best teams of Counter-Strike: Global-Offensive. Let us mention some international groups such as Astralis, Winstrike, NiP, Vega Squadron, and even HellRaisers—before they met again in the playoff round of FACEIT Major: London 2018 though.
FaZe Clan vs Astralis
If you are a true gamer of CS:GO and have been updating this game for so long, you must know who are FaZe Clan and Astralis. Yes, the best CS:GO teams, not only in the tournament but also in the world, closed the playoff round with such an amazing gameplay. FaZe Clan is a European team that is famous with a great strategy and tricks to win and appears in every world tournament. Meanwhile, Astralis is currently claimed as the #1 CS:GO team in the world—according to HLTV after winning over MiBR and Vega Squadron with such a great and goddess score: 16-0 and 16-4.
On the other hand, if we are talking about performance, FaZe is the best of the best. This team is such a scary monster when they are in their best position of playing. Nonetheless, in the last 10 matches with Astralis, they should accept a pity fact that Astralis won 7 times over them.
Good gamers, it such a nice thing to talk about the masters of CS:GO, or we can say, the best CS:GO teams. Well, those are all the best teams that appear in the playoff round of FACEIT Major: London 2018. If you are curious about their gameplay, you can watch a lot of videos on YouTube. Keep practicing and good luck with your game! See you, good gamers!