Copenhagen Flames are the champions of BLAST Rising 2021
The freshly-formed lineup of Copenhagen Flames won the BLAST Rising 2021 tournament. The Danes have ousted Team Spirit Academy 2-1 in the grand final: 7-16 on Mirage, 16-10 on Overpass, and 16-7 on Nuke.
Rasmus "HooXi" Nielsen's squad advanced to the playoffs from second place in their group and was consistently stronger in the playoffs than their opponents in the face Tricked, LDLC, and Young Ninjas.
Robert "Patsi" Isyanov & co. concluded the group stage with a 1-2 record and subsequently had to progress through the Play-in to keep their tournament hopes alive.
Final playoff bracket:
Prize pool distribution:
- Copenhagen Flames – $15,000
- Team Spirit Academy – $10,000
- Young Ninjas – $5,000