Team Liquid have emerged victorious at Intel Extreme Masters Season XIV – Sydney after defeating Fnatic in the grand finals of the event. The North American team received $100,000 in prize money.
The final series was best-of-five – Fnatic emerged victorious at Cache (16:10) and Dust II (16:6), while Team Liquid managed to win Overpass (16:14), Mirage (16:8) and Inferno (16:9). Earlier Team Liquid outplayed MIBR (2-0) in the semifinals and placed first in Group A.
IEM XIV Sydney was held between April 30 and May 5. The tournament featured 16 teams competing for a $250,000 prize pool.
|3rd-4th||$20,000||MIBR, NRG Esports|
|5th-6th||$10,000||mousesports, Ninjas in Pyjamas|
|7th-8th||$6,000||BIG, Grayhound Gaming|
|9th-12th||$5,000||Renegades, MVP PK, Chiefs Esports Club, FaZe Clan|
|13th-16th||$4,000||dream[S]cape, eUnited, Vici Gaming, Heroic|