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 $125,000 in prize money and 120 DPC Points.
EHOME managed to make it to the grand finals without losing a single map. They placed first in Group B by defeating Playmakers Esports (2-0) and OG (2-0). In the playoffs upper bracket EHOME outplayed Keen Gaming (2-0) and Gambit Esports (2-0). The grand finals concluded with the 3-1 score in favour of EHOME.
The Bucharest Minor was held on January 9-13 in the capital of Romania. First, eight participants competed in two GSL groups with best-of-three series. Then top two teams from each group advanced to the double-elimination bracket with best-of-three regular matches and best-of-five grand finals.
|Group A||Group B|
|3.||Ninjas in Pyjamas||1-2||3-4||3.||BOOM ID||1-2||2-4|
|4.||TEAM TEAM||0-2||1-4||4.||Playmakers Esports||0-2||0-4|
|Place||$ USD||DPC Points||Team|
|4th||$25,000||70||Ninjas in Pyjamas|
|5th-6th||$15,000||40||TEAM TEAM, OG|
|7th-8th||$7,500||20||BOOM ID, Playmakers Esports|