Epicenter Moscow Day 1 Recap

The first day of the $500,000 tournament started. Who is rising to the top on day one of the group stage?

Epicenter kicked off today in Moscow, as eight teams are competing for a share of the $500,000 prize pool. Some of the top teams from around the world are competing, including the Brazilian powerhouse SK, and superstar European sides Virtus.Pro, Natus Vincere, NiP, and Dignitas.

The group stage will see each team put into one of two groups, where they will play two games against each other in a round robin format. This will last until the third day of the competition.

Here are the groups for the competition:

Group A:

  • NiP
  • Natus Vincere
  • G2
  • Dignitas

Group B:

  • Virtus.Pro
  • HellRaisers
  • fnactic
  • SK

Here are the current scores from day one. Keep this article bookmarked as we will be updating it with all matches, along with putting together a general recap of the day.

Virtus.Pro 16 – 9 SK on Mirage

Virtus. Pro 16 – 12 SK on Cobblestone

Series Total: Virtus.Pro 2 – 0 SK 

Dignitas 16-6 Na’vi on Mirage

Na’vi 16-9 Dignitas on Nuke

Series Total: Dignitas 1-1 Na’vi

HellRaisers 16 – 13 fnactic on Cache

fnactic 16 – 10 HellRaisers on Overpass

Series Total: fnactic 1 – 1 HellRaisers

NiP 16 – 11 G2 on Cobblestone

G2 16 – 9 NiP on Cache

Series Total: G2 1 – 1 NiP

Who do you see coming out on top of the group stage?

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James Mattone is a journalist for GAMURS and can be contacted by email at [email protected] or on Twitter –@TheJamesMattone.