CN vs EU Championship 2016 - Group Stage
After some pretty intense days for both teams, the group stage is now over and both regions have four players to represent them in the playoffs. China has shown that they are not here to mess around and they seriously want to win this event and the Ferrari California, along with drawing the score at 2-1 by taking their first win over Europe.
Group A concluded with European dominance as SuperJJ and World Champion Ostkaka managed to prevail over NightWalk and Pegy. SuperJJ was the big winner of the group as he won both of his matches with a total score of 6-2. On the contrary, Group B was overwhelmed by the Chinese players as Lovelychook and XingSu managed to knock Orange and the European Champion Naiman out of the tournament. Lovelychook was able to proceed undefeated as well with a total score of 6-1 out of his two matches.
Group C saw one of the biggest surprises in the tournament as ThijsNL was eliminated after losing both of his matches. ZhangBo was also eliminated and the players that managed to make it to the playoffs were Kolento and Breath. Last but not least, Group D also had one of each team advancing to the next phase as Lifecoach and SleepyShaman made the cut over StanCifka and LoveCX. Kolento and Lifecoach both went out of the group stage undefeated, winning both of their matches with a total score of 6-1.
All in all, China has shown that they are not to be underestimated, and the playoffs will be even more interesting because we might as well see someone walk out of the event with a brand new Ferrari. The final stage of the event will start on Saturday at 16:30 GMT+8 and you can watch all the action here: www.twitch.tv/neotvbaoxue.