In IEM Oakland decided on the final quartet ensembles. By the first place of the group stage – Astralis and FaZe Clan – joined by the winners of the quarterfinal pairs – SK Gaming and Ninjas in Pyjamas. In the play-offs they defeated G2 Esports and Immortals.
In the first quarterfinal meet the third place of Group A – G2 Esports – and second place in the quartet – SK Gaming. After a confident game on the French Nuke – 16:6, the Brazilian team defeated opponent on the next two maps – Train at 5:16 and 3:16 on Dust2 – and went to the semifinals.
In another match of the play-off second place Group A – Immortals – played against the third line group B – Ninjas in Pyjamas. Swedes thanks to the efforts of Adam «Friberg» Freiberg managed to beat an opponent with a score of 0:2 on the cards – at 9:16 and 4:16 on Dust2 Cobblestone – and go to the next round. November 20 will be held the last matches IEM Oakland.
In the semifinals Astralis meet with SK Gaming, and FaZe Clan – with the Ninjas in Pyjamas. The winner of the tournament will get $ 125 thousand, second place will take $ 50 thousand, and 3-4 lines -$25 thousand.