Recap of CS:GO tournament DreamHack Masters Dallas 2019
Liquid the team from United States was the winner of the latest DreamHack Masters Dallas 2019 inDallas, May 28, with a prize pool of a massive $250,000.
The final game between Liquid and ENCE (Finland) ended in a victory to Liquid 2-1, and secured the first place prize of $100,000.
The tournament was located in Dallas and was represented locally by 4 teams and 9 players. Liquid had home court advantage through the whole tournament, and ended as 1st place.
What happened in DreamHack Masters Dallas 2019
The DreamHack Masters Dallas 2019, which was the third Intel Grand Slam event of 2019, attracted 16 of the best teams worldwide and one of the most electrifying crowd from Dallas, Texas. At this event, fans expected to see some exciting storylines, and plays from the teams, as they competed for the $250, 000 USD prize pool.
Liquid coming in as favorites
Dominance in Group B
ENCE were the clear favorites in Group B. They displayed their dominance right from the get go, and ended at the top of their group. FURIA came in at a close second after losing their final game to ENCE. At the semifinals, both Liquid and ENCE showed their intent in reaching the grand final by thrashing their opponents, 2-0, respectively.
The Grand Final
Going into the finals, both teams were undeniably good. Emotions were rising, and the crowd expected a thrilling grand final match. ENCE started the match with consecutive round wins on the first map, Mirage. However, things would start going south for the Finns as Liquid improved their defense. On the second map, Overpass, ENCE didn’t hesitate to take advantage of Liquid’s shortcomings in this map. They won 19-17.
The winners of DreamHack
Liquid took home their second trophy in a row and $100,000 USD in prize money, after displaying a solid performance throughout the tournament. EliGE bagged his first MVP award after averaging a 1+ rating in his 11 matches played at this event.