Team Vitality Are the Champions of DreamHack Atlanta 2018

Team Vitality Are the Champions of DreamHack Atlanta 2018

Team Vitality Are the Champions of DreamHack Atlanta 2018

Team Vitality have defeated Luminosity Gaming in the grand finals of a $100,000 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event DreamHack Atlanta 2018. The French team received $50,000 in prize money.

Team Vitality started the competition in Group B, where placed second after losing to Ghost Gaming (12:16) and defeating 2-0 both Fragsters and Rogue. Luminosity Gaming also qualified for the playoffs from the second place in Group A, where they were defeated by eUnited (13:16) but managed to beat Team Envy (2:0) and gain revenge against eUnited (2:0). In the semifinals Team Vitality outplayed compLexity Gaming (2:1), while Luminosity defeated Ghost Gaming (2:1). In the final series Team Vitality emerged victorious on both maps with a confident score (16:4 at Mirage and 16:6 at Overpass).

The event took place on November 16-18 at Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, United States. In the group stage eight teams competed in two GSL groups, then top two teams from each group advanced to the single-elimination playoffs bracket.

Group Stage:

Group A Group B
1. compLexity Gaming 2-0 38-25 1. Ghost Gaming 2-0 32-25
2. Luminosity Gaming 2-1 77-51 2. Team Vitality 2-1 76-49
3. eUnited 1-2 53-67 3. Rogue 1-2 45-56
4. Team Envy 0-2 23-48 4. Fragsters 0-2 24-48

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD Team
1st $50,000 Team Vitality
2nd $20,000 Luminosity Gaming
3rd-4th $10,000 compLexity Gaming, Ghost Gaming
5th-6th $3,000 eUnited, Rogue
7th-8th $2,000 Team Envy, Fragsters
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