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December 5th, 2019

NAVI, Astralis advance to ESL Pro League S10 semifinals

All matches of the group stage at ESL Pro League S10 Finals have been completed. Astralis and NAVI earned the highest seed and qualified for the semifinals, while the rest of the Playoff spots were taken by Evil Geniuses, FNATIC, Team Liquid, and mousesports.

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Natus Vincere have made it to the Top 4
at EPL Season 10
photo courtesy of StarLadder

On the way to the semifinal stage of the tournament, Astralis won over Renegades, G2 Esports, and Liquid. In the upper-bracket final against TL, the Danes took a 2-1 victory: 14-16 Inferno, 16-7 Nuke, 16-13 Dust2. NAVI, in their turn, defeated TYLOO, MIBR, and EG. Their match against the American team was finished with a 2-1 score: 12-16 Mirage, 16-5 Dust2, 16-11 Nuke.

Due to successful performance in the first phase of the tournament, Astralis and NAVI proceeded directly to the semifinals. There, they will be waiting for the winners of the quarterfinals. The Danish five is set to meet the strongest of mousesports & Evil Geniuses match-up, whilst Natus Vincere will face off against either FNATIC or Team Liquid.

Five best performers after Day Three:

  • 1. Denis "electronic" Sharipov — 1.53
  • 2. Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev — 1.48
  • 3. Robin "ropz" Kool — 1.31
  • 4. Egor "flamie" Vasilev — 1.29
  • 5. Patrick "es3tag" Hansen — 1.26

The Playoff stage of ESL Pro League S10 Finals will be held on December 6-8, with all action set to be happening in the bracket of Single Elimination. You can find the schedule of upcoming games in the viewer’s guide on our website.