paiN eliminate Liquid at DreamHack Open March 2021
Team Liquid finished their performance at the DreamHack Open March 2021 regional tournament, which they approached as the sole favorite. Gabriel "FalleN" Toledo's lineup lost to paiN in the semifinals of the playoffs.
The Brazilian squad achieved a sensational victory 2-1 on maps - 16-10 on Dust2, 4-16 on Overpass, and 16-8 on Inferno. In the grand final, paiN will face Extra Salt, who defeated High Coast the day before.
Liquid vs. paiN in the DreamHack Open March 2021 semifinals
Previously, it was reported that FalleN was forced to play in the tournament from Europe, because he could not return to the U.S. due to visa problems.
Recall that the DreamHack Open March 2021 North American Championship takes place March 10-15. Team Liquid, ranked #6 in the current HLTV.org rankings, competed for a $70,000 prize pool with participants ranked from #25 to #65.