ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals
Dallas, Texas

Event Dates:
May 15, 2018 through May 20, 2018

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Read the latest news about players competing in ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals

Finally defeats SK in playoffs
May 20, 2018
karrigan posted a 34/36 KD on Friday in a 2-0 series win over SK Gaming in the quarterfinals at the ESL Pro League Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
The series began on SK's pick, Overpass, where karrigan stole the pistol round on the CT-side in a 1-vs-4 clutch. This triggered FaZe to pick up a massive defensive 7-0 lead before SK could respond, but with only a handful as karrigan and his men secured the 10-5 half. The sides switched and so did the momentum as SK were able to reduce the deficit on the defensive side, but not for long as karrigan remained in the wheelhouse to take the 16-13 win for the series lead. The momentum continued on Mirage where karrigan and company dominated the offensive first half for a 13-2 lead. The second half was contested as SK tried to hold on but FaZe secured the three rounds to finally beat SK in the playoffs for the semis.
Dominated SK in 2-0 win
May 20, 2018
NiKo posted a team-leading 46/26 KD on Friday in a 2-0 series win over SK Gaming in the quarterfinals at the ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
NiKo looked rock solid from start to finish in the 2-0 series win over SK Gaming, with a smooth 7-0 start on the defensive side of Overpass. SK managed to pick up a handful of rounds in the first half but NiKo kept things to a minimum for SK for a 10-5 half. The second half saw NiKo pick up the second pistol but SK rallied back with eight rounds to bring the deficit to a minimum but NiKo kept his composure to seal the deal for a 16-13 win and a series lead. NiKo continued his reign on Mirage where the offense picked up a massive 13-2 lead at the half. A slow start in the second half saw SK pick up three but FaZe rallied back with three of their own to take the series for a semifinal spot on Saturday.
Stuns SK in quarterfinal sweep
May 20, 2018
rain went 44/30 on Friday in a 2-0 series sweep over SK Gaming in the quarterfinals at the ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
rain helped the team secure a massive 7-0 start with a Round 6 triple kill hold on the B-bombsite to extend the CT-side lead. SK Gaming managed to pick up a handful of rounds to contest, but rain's triple kill on the B-bombsite once more allowed FaZe for a 10-5 lead at the half. The second half started with a pistol win for rain but SK was able to get eight on the board. Unable to hold on, SK was finally downed by FaZe's strong economy with rain closing out the map 16-13 for the series lead. FaZe's map pick, Mirage, was next in line where rain dominated on the offensive side for a 13-2 half. Continuing through the second, rain finally puts a nail in the coffin to clinch the semifinal spot.
Unable to win a map against FaZe Clan
May 20, 2018
Stewie2k posted a 42/39 KD on Friday in a 2-0 series loss to FaZe Clan in the quarterfinals at the ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
A slow start to the series on Overpass was a tough one to climb back from as Stewie2k saw a 7-0 deficit at the start. It wasn't until Round 8 where SK secured a round win and Stewie2k helped his team claim the five rounds in the first half for a 10-5 deficit going in the second. The second half was another pistol win for FaZe, but Stewie2k found the frags to help SK reduce the deficit with eight rounds, however, the mixed-Euros replied with a 16-13 series lead. Struggles continued for Stewie2k and company as their CT-side only achieved two rounds in the first half. Three rounds would go his way in the second half but it wasn't enough to rattle FaZe as they continued to reach the semis over SK.
Stumped in the quarters
May 20, 2018
coldzera posted a 34/38 KD on Friday in a 2-0 series loss to FaZe Clan in the quarterfinals at the ESL Pro League Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
coldzera has seen better starts on Overpass in the past, but this time around it was all FaZe Clan from the start, with a 7-0 lead before coldzera's men could respond. Only a handful of rounds would go his way in the first half for a 10-5 score as FaZe continued their lead with a second pistol round win. coldzera finally found some ground on the CT-side with eight rounds tallied in the second half, but FaZe responded to put an end to the comeback for the 16-13 win and series lead. coldzera continued snapped FaZe's 3-0 lead on Mirage with a 1-vs-3 clutch on the B-bombsite to make it 3-1. However, FaZe Clan dominated for a 13-2 half and went on in the second to claim the three remaining rounds for the series sweep to the semis.
Unable to send FaZe Clan packing
May 20, 2018
boltz posted a 29/36 KD on Friday in a 2-0 series loss to FaZe Clan in the quarterfinals at the ESL Pro League Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
Overpass was a pick made by boltz and company but at the start, it looked more like a FaZe's as their CT-side picked up a huge 7-0 lead. boltz did what he could to help SK win five offensive rounds in the first half before FaZe took the 10-5 lead going into the second. Another slow start turned around as boltz held the line for a sum of eight rounds over FaZe to contest for the lead, but unfortunately, the team could not overcome the odds and fell 16-13. Things didn't get better on Mirage as boltz struggled to hold off the offense of FaZe for a dismal 13-2 score at the half. Despite winning three off the bat in the second, it wasn't enough to rattle FaZe who swept the series for the semifinal berth.
Consistent through the sweep
May 20, 2018
Twistzz gathered a 43/36 KD on Friday in a 2-0 series win over mousesports in the quarterfinals at the ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
Twistzz had a rather slow start to the series on Mirage as mouz took the 3-0 lead right from the beginning. However, Twistzz was able to help the team round out the defensive side to regain control of the first half to settle the half with a 9-6 lead. Another slow start in the second half results in four in a row for mouz but once again Twistzz riding the back of his teammates was able to reach map point, before mouz contested to force the overtime rounds. Twistzz kept his composure through the tight overtime rounds to eventually edge mouz to snag the series lead 1-0, with a 22-20 victory over mousesports Mirage pick. The series then landed on Dust2 where Twistzz opened the game with a quad kill in the pistol, which triggered a dominating first half for an 11-4 lead at the half. Liquid marched through the second half with five in a row to secure the win and the semifinal spot against Natus Vincere.
Rock solid in 2-0 win over mouz
May 20, 2018
EliGE went 41/36 on Friday in a 2-0 win over mousesports in the quarterfinals at ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
A slow start to the series resulted in mouz with a 3-0 lead but EliGE and company rallied back to take control of the first half on the CT-side to round out a 9-6 half. Liquid lost their second pistol round in a row, following the anti-ecos and even the gun round. However, the tides turned when EliGE was able to snap the mouz economy to surge through the second half to reach map point. The German side forced overtime, where EliGE and company fought their way to a 22-20 double-overtime win to take the series lead 1-0. Moving on to Dust2 saw EliGE lead the way with a 19/10 KD and 96.6 ADR to pick up the series sweep with a 16-4 win for the semifinal berth.
Hero in Mirage win
May 20, 2018
NAF posted a firm 52/34 KD on Friday in the 2-0 quarterfinal win over mousesports at ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
The series began on mousesports pick, Mirage, where NAF was stumped for a 3-0 deficit at the start. However, he managed to get back into the shape of things to fire back in the gun round to eventually secure the first half with a 9-6 score on the CT-side. The second half began with another clean slate for mousesports with four in a row, but NAF's triple kill to deny the retake in Round 20 put Liquid at a tie game 10-10. From there, the two sides traded rounds where NAF eventually reach map point but mouz rallied back to force overtime. NAF kept the rounds tight and eventually outlasted mouz in double overtime to seal the 22-20 win for the series lead. The momentum carried over to Dust2, where NAF didn't see many frags but still dominated to clinch a semifinal spot in the 16-4 win.
Unable to edge Mirage in loss
May 20, 2018
oskar posted a 35/41 KD on Friday in a 2-0 loss to Team Liquid in the quarterfinals at ESL Pro League Season 7 Finals in Dallas.
ANALYSIS
oskar has had a rather uncharacteristic tournament in the likes of closing rounds and picking up more kills; however, this time around his composure in the smooth 3-0 start got mouz off on the right foot. Despite Liquid rallying back and taking control for a 9-6 half, oskar once more helped mouz win the pistol and the following anti-ecos to tie the game, before winning their gun round to take the 10-9 lead in the second half. Although oskar found himself trailing once more but at map point after an affair of rounds, he helped his team force the overtime rounds. Unfortunately, oskar couldn't serve more in the 22-20 loss in double overtime as Liquid took the series lead. Dust2 was Liquid's pick as oskar was nowhere to be found on the server with his 6/14 KD and 51.2 ADR in the 16-4 loss.