Ax1Le is the main contender for IEM Dallas 2022 MVP medal

Sergey "Ax1Le" Rykhtorov from Cloud9 takes the sizable lead in the race for the title of the most valuable player of IEM Dallas 2022 by, the reputable CS:GO site's consultant Petar Milovanovic wrote on Twitter.

In the run-up to the final match of the ongoing LAN event between Cloud9 and ENCE, Rykhtorov leads among all the participants of the tournament in terms of impact and consistency. In particular, his average damage amounts to 92.6 units per round, while the rating has reached the mark of 1.33.

Ax1Le's closest pursuers are his teammate Dmitry "sh1ro" Sokolov and Paweł "dycha" Dycha from ENCE. Milovanovic stressed that Rykhtorov's rivals still have a chance to get the MVP medal, as the grand final will be held in a best-of-five format.

The match between Cloud9 and ENCE is scheduled for today, June 5, at 19:00 MSK. In addition to the title, the winner will bring home $100,000 from the total prize pool.