Liquid & Evil Geniuses to the grandfinal at ESL One Cologne 2020 North America
In the semi-finals of ESL One Cologne 2020 for North America, Liquid beat Chaos and Evil Geniuses outplayed FURIA. August 29 22:00 CET the winners will meet in the Grand Final, which will run in BO5 format.
The semi-final match between Liquid and Chaos was originally scheduled for August 27 but was postponed an hour before the start at the initiative of teams that refused to play and thus supported protests against racism and police brutality in the United States. As a result, Liquid players needed two cards to win - 16:13 on Inferno and 16:8 on Mirage.
For more details about the results of past matches and the full schedule of the next ESL One Cologne 2020 games for North America, please visit the tournament page on the link.
In the second semi-final Evil Geniuses beat FURIA 2:0 with the same score on both maps - 16:10 on Vertigo and Nuke. It is noteworthy that in the history of confrontation of these teams the Brazilians have never won. This also applies to the organization of NRG, for which the current EG team played until September 2019.