AVANGAR Are the Champions of DreamHack Rio de Janeiro

Our partners AVANGAR managed to place first at a $100,000 CS:GO event DreamHack Open Rio de Janeiro 2019. In the grand finals of the event they defeated the crowd-favourites FURIA Esports with the 2-1 score, securing $50,000 in prize money.

During the group stage AVANGAR competed in Group A, where they placed first after defeating eUnited (25:23) and INTZ eSports (16:8). Later in the semifinals AVANGAR outplayed Valiance (2-1). In the grand finals FURIA Esports won the first map (Vertigo – 16:2), but lost the following two maps (Inferno – 8:16; Train – 16:19).

DreamHack Rio de Janeiro 2019 was held over April 19th – 21st at Parque Olimpico in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. First, eight teams competed in two GSL groups. Then top two teams from each group advanced to a single-elimination bracket with best-of-three series.

Group Stage:

Group A Group B
1. AVANGAR 2-0 41-31 1. Sharks Esports 2-0 32-21
2. FURIA Esports 2-1 75-44 2. Valiance 2-1 60-44
3. INTZ eSports 1-2 31-59 3. W7M Gaming 1-2 60-56
4. eUnited 0-2 44-57 4. Redemption POA 0-2 17-48

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD Team
1st $50,000 AVANGAR
2nd $20,000 FURIA Esports
3rd-4th $10,000 Sharks Esports, Valiance
5th-6th $3,000 INTZ eSports, W7M Gaming
7th-8th $2,000 eUnited, Redemption POA
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