Valorant Masters : Sentinels vs Nurturn
Sentinels clean sweeps Nurturn Gaming to become the first finalist of the Valorant Champions Tour Masters Reykjavik. Sentinels secured a flawless victory against Team Vikings in the Upper Bracket Semifinals.
Nuturn Gaming beat Version 1 and sent the North American side into the Lower Bracket to secure their place in the Upper Bracket final. The two teams faced each other in the Upper Bracket semi-final in the last match of day 5 to secure their place in the Grand-finals.
The two teams met in a best-of-three tie today and the three maps that were selected by Sentinels and Nuturn Gaming are as follows:
The Game details
Map 1: Bind
The Sentinels started the match as the defenders and dominated the first half securing 8 rounds. Nuturn Gaming were able to secure just 1 round in their favor in the second half. However, the Sentinels took 5 more rounds in their favor and took the lead.
Results: Sentinels 13-5 Nuturn Gaming
Map 2: Haven
Once again Sentinels started the match on the defending side and secured 10 rounds in the first half. After the side swap, Nuturn took 2 more rounds in their favor. However, Sentinels took 3 rounds in the second half and won the tie flawlessly.
— VALORANT Champions Tour NA (@valesports_na) May 28, 2021
Results: Sentinels 13 – 4 Nuturn Gaming
Nuturn drops to Lower-Bracket
Nuturn Gaming dropped to the Lower-Bracket following this defeat against Sentinels. However, the Korean team will get another chance to cement their place in the Grand finals of the Valorant Champions Tour Masters Reykjavik. They will now face the winner between Team Liquid and Fnatic in the Lower-Bracket final today at 10:30 PM IST.
— VALORANT Champions Tour (@ValorantEsports) May 28, 2021
The winner will compete with Sentinels in the Grand finals. Sentinels will watch tomorrow’s matches to find their opponents in the grand final.
Valorant Masters : Fnatic vs Version 1
Version 1 was defeated by Nuturn Gaming in the Upper-Bracket semi-final on day 4 of the Valorant Champions Tour Masters Reykjavik and dropped to the Lower-Bracket on the other hand Fnatic knocked X10 Esports out of the tournament and qualified for the Lower Bracket Round 3 tie.
The two teams faced each other today and the European side got the better of their North American opposition.
Version 1 and Fnatic played out a best-of-three clash in the Lower Bracket Round 3 tie today.
— FNATIC (@FNATIC) May 28, 2021
The Game details
The three maps that were selected for today’s matchup between Version 1 and Fnatic Esports were:
Map 1: Icebox
Fnatic started the game as the aggressor on Icebox and secured 6 rounds in the first half. There was nothing to separate the two sides after the side swap, as both Fnatic and Version 1 secured 6 rounds each and sent the match into overtime. However, Fnatic took 2 more rounds in overtime and took the lead in the tie.
Results: Version 1 12-14 Fnatic
Map 2: Haven
Fnatic started the game as the defenders and secured 8 rounds in the first half. Version 1 took 2 rounds after the side swap. However, Fnatic secured 5 more rounds in the second half and won the tie by a 2-0 margin.
Results Version 1 6-13 Fnatic
With this defeat, Version 1 became the first North American side to be eliminated from the Valorant Champions Tour Masters Reykjavik.
We knew it'd come to this @LiquidValorant…
— FNATIC (@FNATIC) May 29, 2021
Meanwhile, Fnatic became the first European team to beat a North American side in the Valorant Champions Tour Masters Reykjavik. They will now face Team Liquid in their next match of the competition.