Natus Vincere sniper Alexander s1mple Kostylev commented on the team’s victory over Heroic in the match for reaching the final of ESL Pro League Season 12 in CS: GO for Europe. He noted that NAVI players expected the Danes to choose Nuke or Overpass. Kostylev spoke about this in a post-match interview on the Russian-language broadcast from Maincast.
“There were thoughts that the last match with Heroic players was difficult. Now they are in the top 5 according to their results – according to some of their strategies, understanding and individual play. Expected to pick either Nuke or Overpass – they chose Inferno. We are probably underestimated by a lot of people on Inferno and Mirage. Very often teams pick them and get paid for it. ”
S1mple also appreciated the play of Denis electronic Sharipov, who showed the best result in his career on the first map of the match against Heroic. Kostylev jokingly added that the teammate thus congratulated him on his birthday.
The NAVI match against Heroic took place on the evening of October 2. The match ended with a score of 2: 0 in favor of the CIS team – 16: 5 at Inferno and 16: 8 at Mirage. S1mple’s roster made it to the grand final of the tournament, and Heroic fell into the lower bracket, where on October 3 they will play against the winner of the mousesports – Astralis pair.
The confrontations of the European division at ESL Pro League Season 12 take place from September 1 to October 4. The teams compete for a prize fund of $ 450,000.
Natus Vincere player Denis electronic Sharipov showed the best result in his career on the first map of the match against Heroic, which took place as part of the ESL Pro League Season 12 CS: GO playoffs for Europe. Sharipov finished the confrontation with a rating of 2.38.
The match between NAVI and Heroic took place on the evening of October 2 – the CIS team won with a score of 2: 0 (16: 5 on Inferno and 16: 8 on Mirage). Electronic finished the first map with 32 kills and 8 deaths. On Mirage, the esportsman scored 22 frags and died 12 times.