Vitality and 9z through to IEM Dallas 2024 playoffs; Monte and Complexity out

Vitality and 9z are the first rosters to advance to the playoffs of IEM Dallas 2024, having secured two victories in a row in Group A. In the upper bracket semi-finals, the Dan "apEX" Madesclaire-led squad prevailed over G2 (13:6 on Dust2 and 13:5 on Anubis), while the team from South America sensationally defeated Liquid (16:13 on Nuke, 9:13 on Nuke and 13:11 on Dust2).

At the same time, the openers of the lower bracket took place, where the defeated rosters lose the opportunity to continue competing. Falcons bested Monte with a scoreline of 2:0 (13:10 on Dust2 and 13:4 on Nuke), while MOUZ got the better of Complexity in three maps (16:19 on Vertigo, 13:11 on Ancient and 13:6 on Nuke).

The matchup between Vitality and 9z in the group final will take place on May 29, determining which lineup will advance directly to the semi-finals of the tournament. In turn, the competition in the lower bracket will continue on today's playday: Falcons will face Liquid, MOUZ will fight against G2.

Group A bracket looks as follows:

The full schedule and live broadcasts of IEM Dallas 2024 can be found on the tournament page on our website via this link.