Portal HLTV.org tradition continues to choose the best player after the end of a major tournament. The symbolic medal as the most valuable player of the last IEM Oakland got Patrick «f0rest» Lindberg, veteran Ninjas in Pyjamas team, winners of the championship.
In IEM Oakland swede played 13 maps, of which four showed negative statistics. F0rest was the best player on the team in the semi-final meeting against FaZe Clan, making 73 murders and 15 coming in the ratio of kills to deaths. For Patrick «f0rest» Lindberg is the second such medal as the second to win a major tournament this fall. Earlier, Ninjas in Pyjamas won on StarLadder i-League Season 2, held in early September in Kiev.
Lindberg was named the best player of the championship on the version HLTV.org, demonstrating a confident game in the course of the meetings. The title of most valuable player according to HLTV.org also received the following players: Christian «k0nfig» Vineke (EPICENTER: Moscow), Philip «neo» Kubski (DreamHack Bucharest 2016), Marcelo «coldzera» David (ESL One Cologne 2016), Alexander «s1mple» Kostylev (ESL One New York 2016) and Timothy «autimatic» Ta (ESL Pro League Season 4).
Intel Extreme Masters Season XI Oakland was held from 17 to 20 November in Oakland, USA. The prize fund was $ 300 thousand, of which $ 125 thousand went to the winner of the tournament – Ninjas in Pyjamas, and $ 50 thousand finalist – SK Gaming.