BIG take down K23 to secure IEM Rio Major 2022 spot
The final matchday at IEM Road to Rio 2022 Europe RMR B began with a confrontation between K23 and BIG, in which the German team beat the Russian squad to book a ticket to IEM Rio Major 2022 – 20:22 on Inferno, 16:11 on Mirage and 19:15 on Dust2..
The victory over K23 was the third for BIG at the European RMR tournament. Earlier, the Vladislav "FinigaN" Usov-led side also bested Vitality and Sangal, but lost to Heroic and ENCE. The team finished the qualifying cycle with a 3-2 record and will start the Major from the Challengers Stage.
Today, October 9, IEM Road to Rio 2022 Europe RMR B's fifth round will continue with the MOUZ – Sangal and Outsiders – Falcons matchups. The winners of these meetings will earn a spot at IEM Rio Major 2022, while the losing teams will be sent packing.
The additional games among the teams that have already guaranteed their participation in the Major and are now fighting for a spot in the Legends Stage are playing out at the same time. Heroic defeated Vitality (16:5 on Overpass, 19:22 on Inferno and 16:5 on Mirage), after which they will face off against OG for third place in the RMR tournament.
The current results of IEM Road to Rio 2022 Europe RMR B are as follows:
The full schedule, up-to-date results and live stream of IEM Road to Rio 2022 Europe RMR B matches are available on the event's page on our website via this link.