IEM Sydney: Fnatic to Face Team Liquid in the Grand Finals
Intel Extreme Masters Season XIV – Sydney 2019 is reaching its end, with only two teams remaining in the competition – tomorrow at 5:00 AM London Time Team Liquid will face Fnatic in the final best-of-five series.
As Team Liquid placed first in Group A, they advanced directly to the semifinals, where they outplayed MIBR (2:0). Fnatic placed 3rd in Group B, so their way through the playoffs bracket started in the quarterfinals, where they outplayed Ninjas in Pyjamas (2:1). Later in the semifinals Fnatic managed to beat NRG Esports (2:1).
According to GG.Bet odds, Team Liquid are the favourites of the series – only this year the team emerged victorious at iBUYPOWER Masters IV and placed 2nd at both BLAST Pro Series: Sao Paulo 2019 and BLAST Pro Series: Miami 2019. The winner of the match will get $100,000 in prize money. The official broadcast can be found here.