G2 Esports’ new CS:GO roster is playing only its second occasion at ESL Professional League time 16, but it has already managed to crack data.
The global squad became the first team in ESL Pro League’s background to pull off an unbeaten run by means of the group stage, not shedding a solitary map in five very best-of-three sequence because this format of the competitiveness was introduced with season 13 in March 2021.
G2’s team was all but uncomplicated since NiKo and his teammates acquired paired with Outsiders, Large, MIBR, FTW, and FaZe Clan. A great deal of G2’s matches were toe-to-toe, with a few maps owning to go to time beyond regulation. HooXi and his adult males went to supplemental rounds in both of those maps against Huge, and also when they were actively playing Outsiders on Ancient.
Nonetheless, a 10- file in groups is no easy feat. The other team that ended up just one particular map small of reaching this history were being Natus Vincere in period 15, who also went 5- in the sequence but misplaced one particular map (Nuke 16-14) to Astralis in the group phase.
With initial location in Team B, G2 have skilled straight for the quarterfinals. Two other groups who built it out of Team B had been FaZe and Outsiders, who gained four and three sequence, respectively.
G2 fans will have to wait around a very little extended to see their group return to motion given that the playoffs really don’t start out until Sept. 27. Right until then, two other teams of ESL Professional League period 16 will be played, which are scheduled for the up coming two weeks.