CS:GO ROG Masters 2017: Gambit Defeated TyLoo in Grand Finals

CS:GO ROG Masters 2017: Gambit Defeated TyLoo in Grand Finals

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament ROG Masters 2017 has ended with a confident win of Gambit Esports over TyLoo – in the Grand Finals the champions of the previous major defeated their Chinese opponents with a 3-0 score.

ROG Masters was held on December 7-10 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center in Malaysia. The tournament’s line-up consisted of six qualified teams, including Splyce, 5Power Club, Grayhound Gaming, TyLoo, Gambit and Vega Squadron. They were divided into two groups with round-robin format and best-of-two matches. The teams placed first advanced to the semifinals, the other teams made it to the quarterfinals.

Group Stage Results:

Group A Group B
1. Gambit Esports 2-1-0 80-52 +28 7p 1. Grayhound Gaming 2-0-0 67-51 +16 6p
2. Splyce 1-1-1 69-63 +6 4p 2. Vega Squadron 1-1-1 63-65 -2 4p
3. 5Power Club 0-2-2 30-64 -34 0p 3. TyLoo 0-1-2 63-77 -14 1p

The playoffs stage was played in a single-elimination mode with best-of-three regular matches and best-of-five finals. On their way toward the Grand Finals, Gambit knocked out Vega (2-1), while TyLoo defeated Splyce (2-1) and Grayhound Gaming (2-1). In the Grand Finals Gambit looked far superior to TyLoo and outplayed them 3-0 (16:14 at Overpass; 16:4 at Inferno; 19:16 at Train). They received $117,500 in prize money and their first champions title since PGL Major Krakow 2017.

Playoffs Bracket:

Prize Pool Distribution:

Place $ USD Team
1th $117,500 Gambit Esports
2nd $58,800 TyLoo
3rd-4th $21,350 Vega Squadron, Grayhound Gaming
5th-6th $8,000 5Power Club, Splyce
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