TyLoo are the first confirmed team for ROG MASTERS 2017 after defeating ViCi 3-0 (19-17 on Inferno, 19-16 on Train and 16-8 on Cobblestone).
The first semi-final of the Chinese regional qualifier, featuring four invited teams, saw TyLoo beat EHOME in convincing fashion as they dropped just five rounds throughout the series. As for the match between ViCi and UYA, the former prevailed in an exciting series that went to all three maps despite losing the second map by a crushing 16-5 scoreline.
When it came to the grand final, Hansel “BnTeT” Ferdinand and co. kicked off the best-of-five series with a 19-17 overtime victory on Inferno. Then, with HaoWen “somebody” Xu leading the charge with the highest number kills (34), TyLoo managed to overcome ViCi 19-16 in yet another overtime game, this time on Train. Luis “peacemaker” Tadeu‘s men then wrapped things up on Cobblestonewith a 16-8 win to book their spot at the main event, which will take place later this year at an as-yet unannounced location.