The Counter Strike: Global Offensive team led by Fatih “gob b” Dayik has first beaten the international team from Winterfox 2-0 in a best of three just to score the same score against the US boys from Team Liquid.
— DreamHack Counter-Strike (@DreamHackCSGO) September 24, 2015
The best player in this qualifier was Chris “ChrisJ” de Jong, who scored a combined Kill-Death-Score of 105 to 64 (+41) and so a beastly ratio of 1.64 kills per death. New team member Nikola “NiKo” Kovac are fitting in very well for mousesports with the second best score with +13.
Hltv.org got a highlight video of ChrisJ scoring a full ace in a round against Liquid.
The other groups are won by the american teams Cloud9 (Group A) and Counter Logical Gaming (Croup D). The group B is playing on Friday, Septembre 25th with the French team Titan, the Polish team Vexed, the Ukrainians from Hellraisers and Skyred from Vietnam. On saturday Septembre, 26th the teams second placed in their groups have the possibility to also secure a spot at DreamHack Open Cluj 2015 by playing the loser bracket. You can watch the upcoming matches on dreamhack.tv.
The DreamHack Open Stockholm 2015 are expecting over 104,000 visitors these days and over 14million unique viewers via livestream on the internet. Besides CS:GO there is also a tournament in Starcraft II taking place with a high interest from the Asian e-sports market. The winner of the Starcraft II tournament gets 10,000$.
E-Sports Audience – Photo Credit Denis Dervisevic (Flickr)