EHOME Wins The Bucharest Minor, Qualifying for The Chongqing Major

EHOME has secured the last spot at the upcoming Chongqing Major by emerging victorious at The Bucharest Minor. The Chinese team defeated Gambit Esports in the minor’s grand finals with the 3-1 score, claiming $125,000 in prize money and 120 DPC Points.

EHOME managed to make it to the grand finals without losing a single map. They placed first in Group B by defeating Playmakers Esports (2-0) and OG (2-0). In the playoffs upper bracket EHOME outplayed Keen Gaming (2-0) and Gambit Esports (2-0). The grand finals concluded with the 3-1 score in favour of EHOME.

The Bucharest Minor was held on January 9-13 in the capital of Romania. First, eight participants competed in two GSL groups with best-of-three series. Then top two teams from each group advanced to the double-elimination bracket with best-of-three regular matches and best-of-five grand finals.

Group Stage:

Group A Group B
1. Gambit Esports 2-0 4-1 1. EHOME 2-0 4-0
2. Keen Gaming 2-1 4-3 2. OG 2-1 4-2
3. Ninjas in Pyjamas 1-2 3-4 3. BOOM ID 1-2 2-4
4. TEAM TEAM 0-2 1-4 4. Playmakers Esports 0-2 0-4

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD DPC Points Team
1st $125,000 120 EHOME
2nd $70,000 100 Gambit Esports
3rd $35,000 90 Keen Gaming
4th $25,000 70 Ninjas in Pyjamas
5th-6th $15,000 40 TEAM TEAM, OG
7th-8th $7,500 20 BOOM ID, Playmakers Esports
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