After Natus Vincere’s victory at BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020 in CS: GO, Alexander s1mple Kostylev commented on Valery B1t Vakhovsky’s game. On Twitter, he praised the esportsman for the work done.
“2: 0 against Astralis, and we are BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020 champions, I’m so glad! My first important victory. ”
Vakhovsky replaced Yegor flamie Vasiliev on the second map of the final against Astralis at BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020. His rating was 1.18, and his ADR was 84.
The Natus Vincere CS:GO roster has become the leader in terms of prize money won in one tournament among teams from the CIS. For the victory at BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020, the team earned $ 600 thousand. Analyst Alexander Petr1k Petrik drew attention to this.
Petrik pointed out that the last record belonged to Gambit Esports and Virtus.pro, which each received $ 500,000 for victories at PGL Major Kraków 2017 and Flashpoint Season 2, respectively. The analyst also noted that the first place in the world in terms of prize money earned in one championship is shared by Fnatic and Team Envy – they earned $ 800 thousand each at tournaments of the WESG series.
BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020 was held online from January 19 to 24. Eight teams competed for a prize pool of $ 1 million. In the grand final, Natus Vincere defeated Astralis with a score of 2:0.