Gambit Esports Crowned as VCT Stage 3 EMEA Challengers Champions after Defeating SMB. The final match of the VCT Stage 3 Challengers EMEA is concluded, SuperMassive Blaze and Gambit Esports met in the Bo5 Grand Final. Gambit Esports becomes the 3-1 winner in the match. As a result, Gambit has won £32,500 and SMB has won £15,500!
While SuperMassive Blaze went unbeaten in the winner’s group against teams like FPX, G2, and Acend, Gambit was able to make an impression in the grand finals by winning the losing group against teams like Team Liquid, G2 Esports, and Acend. As a result, SuperMassive Blaze only lost one game in the tournament: the grand final.
— Gambit Esports (@GambitEsports) August 22, 2021
Map 1: Ascent
Gambit Esports’ choice of Ascent map resulted in SuperMassive Blaze’s huge victory! In the first half, SuperMassive started on defense and never gave his opponent a hand. Gambit, who took the pistol hand early in the second half, cut the deficit to 12-1, but SMB won the match in the 14th round. What stuck out in the series was d3ffo’s performance as Gambit Esports’ran Jett and Chronicle’s performance as Sova, both of whom stayed at two kills.
Final Score: 13 -1 (In favor of SMB)
Map 2: Split
SMB’s decision to split the map was widely contested. While the advanced series with consecutive games finished in a 6-6 deadlock in the first half, Gambit won the series 13-11 after the second half reached 10-10. Mehmet ” Turko ” zen, who played Sage and had 22 kills, was the most impressive player in the match.
Final Score : 13 -11 (In favor of Gambit)
Map 3: Bind
The next map, chosen by Gambit, was Bind. After falling down 3-9 in the first half, SMB could only get pistol and bonus hands in the second half, and the game concluded 5-13. Eren“Brave”Kasrga, who played Astra, led the team with 10 kills and 6 assists, while Ayaz “ nAts ” Akhmetshin, who played Viper, was the best player of the match with 19 kills and 7 assists
Final Score : 13 -5 (In favor of Gambit)
Map 4: Haven
With Gambit’s domination, SMB’s chosen map of Haven passed. SMB failed to win the second half after falling behind 9-3 in the first, and Gambit Esports won the match 13-3. Turko led SMB with 10 kills and three assists, while Cypher led nAts with 20 kills and four assists. As a result, Gambit won the EMEA Challenger Playoffs, while SMB came in second.
Final Score : 13 -3 (In favor of Gambit)