G2 Esports Are the Champions of Rainbow Six Siege Pro League Season 8
2018-11-21

G2 Esports Are the Champions of Rainbow Six Siege Pro League Season 8

This weekend the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro hosted a $167,000 Rainbow Six: Siege event Pro League Season 8 Finals. G2 Esports defeated FaZe Clan in the grand finals, claiming $75,000 in prize money.

The tournament’s line-up included eight teams: G2 Esports and Mock-it Esports from Europe, Evil Geniuses and Rogue from North America, FaZe Clan and Immortals from Latin America, PET Nora-Rengo and Fnatic from Asia Pacific. They competed in a single-elimination playoffs bracket with best-of-three series.

G2 Esports reached the final series by defeating Immortals (2:0) and Fnatic (2:0), while FaZe Clan outplayed Mock-it Esports in the quarterfinals and FaZe Clan in the semifinals. In the grand finals G2 Esports emerged victorious at both maps.

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD Team
1st $75,000 G2 Esports
2nd $30,000 FaZe Clan
3rd-4th $15,000 PET Nora-Rengo, Fnatic
5th-8th $8,000 Mock-it Esports, Rogue, Evil Geniuses, Immortals