Predict for the match paiN Gaming against Heroic within the group "B" DreamHack Masters Spring 2021. Heroic is the clear favorites, and the Brazilians are the "dark horse".
paiN - their last match was about 2 weeks ago, they played at ESEA Advanced Season 36 North America. In the grand final, they outplayed PDHM with a score of 3:0 by maps. They rate Dust 2 and Nuke with their cards, and Overpass is banned. PaiN's roster includes PKL, saffee, NEKIZ, biguzera, hardzao. They have matches only with teams from their region: Bad News Bears, Recon 5, Third Impact, Big Chillin, PDHM.
Dust 2 (1 win - 0 lose)
Inferno (1 win - 0 lose)
Dust 2 (own pick): defeated PDHM with a score of 16:7 (9 in defense, 7 in attack)
Inferno (opponent's pick): defeated PDHM with a score of 19:16 (11 in defense, 8 in attack)
Heroic - a week ago they played at the championship BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021, in the decisive match they lost to Gambit Esports, whom they recently beat in the final of ESL Pro League Season 13. Heroic rates with their map Inferno, and also play cool on Overpass, Vertigo and Nuke.
Vertigo (1 win - 0 losses)
Inferno (0 wins - 1 loss)
Train (0 wins - 1 loss)
Inferno (own pick): lost to Gambit Esports with a score of 6:16 (6 in attack, 0 in defense)
Vertigo (opponent's pick): defeated Gambit Esports with a score of 16:9 (11 in attack, 5 in defense)
Train (decider): lost to Gambit Esports with a score of 12:16 (8 in attack, 4 in defense)
Match prediction: paiN Gaming vs Heroic in DreamHack Masters Spring 2021
It is hard to believe in the paiN Gaming roster, they seem to have to move to Europe and this is a kind of way out of their comfort zone for them. Heroic is already a fairly stable team and is in the top of the world.
In all respects, Heroic should easily outplay paiN Gaming in DreamHack Masters Spring 2021. Bookmakers give 4.93 odds on paiN Gaming, 1.16 on Heroic.