ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals
Odense, Denmark

Event Dates:
December 5, 2017 through December 10, 2017

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Adds another trophy
December 10, 2017
coldzera finished Sunday with a 78/67 KD in the 3-1 win over FaZe Clan in the grand finals of ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
A slow start on Inferno quickly turned around as coldzera contributed to five in a row to even the score 6-6. Although coldzera couldn't finish the half with the lead and continued to struggle at the start of the second half. However, coldzera helped crank out a few rounds on force buys but it wasn't enough to claim the map. A smooth start on Overpass with the help of coldzera's 1-vs-1 win to hold down the 6-4 lead. Although FaZe took the first half lead, coldzera fought back in the second half with aggression to cause issues for FaZe, who couldn't respond to the 16-11 loss. A strong defensive showing on Mirage granted coldzera a 13-2 lead at the half as he also closed the door on FaZe's comeback in the second with a 1-vs-2 clutch on the A-bombsite to take the series 2-1 lead. coldzera started Train contributing to the combined five-kills in the early stages of the first half, but it was the Europeans to take the lead going into the second. Mappoint advantage, coldzera watched as FaZe forced overtime but his offense was too tough to tame with a 19-16 win to secure the title.
Closing Train in fashion
December 10, 2017
fer posted a firm 88/85 KD on Sunday in a 3-1 win over FaZe Clan in the grand finals of ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
fer found himself trailing in the opening map, Inferno, however, his contribution early was the comeback to settle the 6-1 deficit with an even score. In the second half, fer found a lot of his success through the force buys but his run was cut short for a loss. A contested start to Overpass resulted in FaZe edging the lead but the aggression from fer in the second half caused issues for FaZe that allowed fer to help even the series. He then moved on to Mirage where his defense reigned perfect in the first half to shut out FaZe with a 13-2 lead. Fer shutdown the aggressive defense of FaZe in the second half to claim rights to the economy to take the series 2-1 lead. The start to Train was rather quiet for fer but the second half mattered the most as fer earned SK the 14-11 lead with back-to-back rounds to shut down the contested ladder room. Although FaZe pushed for overtime, fer remained composed on the offense to help capture the 19-16 win and the title.
Dominate in 3-1 grand final win
December 10, 2017
TACO posted a 70/79 KD on Sunday in a 3-1 win over FaZe Clan in the grand finals of ESL Pro League Season 6 finals.
ANALYSIS
TACO helped SK turn things around on Inferno after suffering a 6-1 deficit with several double-kill holds for the defense to tie it up in Round 12. However, FaZe claimed the first half while continuing their success in the second half. TACO found some success getting the entry-kills on the force buys but eventually his money ran low for an Inferno loss. A contested start to Overpass finally broke free with the help of TACO's double-entry to bring SK back in the lead. Although FaZe edged the first half, TACO locked down the defense on the B-bombsite to secure the resilience of FaZe in the late comeback for the win. TACO was influential with the AWP throughout the first half of a dominating Mirage to carry a 13-2 lead going into the second. He remained composed under FaZe's aggression to walk away with the series lead. The second half of Train, TACO let FaZe slip to push for the overtime rounds but his offense shined in the force buys once again to outlast FaZe Clan in the extra rounds to take the title.
Stumped in grand final rematch
December 10, 2017
rain earned an 84/79 KD on Sunday in the grand final loss to SK Gaming 3-1 of the ESL Pro League Season 6 finals.
ANALYSIS
rain bolted out of the gates on Inferno to help pick up a huge offensive 6-1 lead. However, SK contested to even the score 6-6 but rain got the entry-kills needed on the force buys to close the half with an 8-7 minimum. rain continued to find success with the aggressive force buys that carried over into the second half to pick up the team's first map win. A contested first half on Overpass resulted with rain picking up the 8-7 lead at the half thanks to his 1-vs-2 clutch on the A-bombsite to contribute his efforts in the lead. Unfortunately, rain contested in the second half but it wasn't enough to silence SK. rain seemed to struggle against SK on Mirage, despite shining some light with his hat-trick of frags in the second pistol but still wasn't enough to shake SK. Down 2-1 in the series, Train determined rain's fate, however, SK took up an 8-0 lead before rain shut down the streak with a ladder room hold. Pushing overtime, rain could only rattle SK for one round in the overtime action but could not force Map 5 in the 19-16 loss.
Couldn't shake SK in OT
December 10, 2017
GaurdiaN posted an 82/70 KD on Sunday in a 3-1 loss to SK Gaming in the grand finals of ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
GuardiaN opened the series with a phenomenal 1-vs-3 clutch to win the offensive pistol for FaZe. This triggered an early 6-1 lead before SK contested to even the score, but GuardiaN helped edge the first half 8-7 score. His consistency in the second half continued, especially thanks to his triple kill with an upgraded pistol to shut down SK's force buy to take Inferno 16-13. Although GuardiaN didn't find much success on Overpass on the AWP with a tattered economy, as his late second-half comeback was closed short. GuardiaN almost turned things around for FaZe on Mirage to break SK's streak but a 1-vs-1 loss crushed the momentum to end the half with a 13-2 deficit. His aggression backfired in the second half which carried over into Train in the first half with a perfect start for SK. Although GuardiaN had highlight-worthy moments to help his team snap back to an 8-7 half. The second half contested but it was GuardiaN to push for overtime thanks to his knife-kill to deny the defuse. Unfortunately, he could only muster up one round of overtime to take a crushing grand final loss 19-16.
Missing during key moments in loss
December 10, 2017
NiKo went 76/82 on Sunday in a 3-1 loss to SK Gaming in the grand finals of ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
NiKo started strong on the offensive side of Inferno to pick up a clean 6-1 lead. However, SK contested to even the score but NiKo come out on top in the force buys to help edge the first half with an 8-7 score. The force buys seems to work for NiKo, who picked up a 3-0 start on defense and eventually claimed Inferno with the 16-13 win. NiKo struggled against the pressuring aggressiveness of SK on Overpass, unable to shake his opponents in the second half for an even series. His performance began to get worse as his offensive side on Mirage went missing in the first half with only one kill to register. The second half aggression didn't go as planned as SK shutdown the come back to take the series lead 2-1. SK started perfect on Train but NiKo came up with some incredible individual plays to help his team edge the 8-7 half. NiKo then contributed to the overtime push but ended with only one round won in the 19-16 series loss.
Blasts Misfits for grand final spot
December 9, 2017
TACO posted a 35/14 KD on Saturday in a 2-0 semifinal sweep over Misfits in the ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
Misfits contested early on the offense of Cobblestone but a quad kill hold from TACO on the B-bombsite in Round 7 broke the tie for the 4-3 lead. His defensive plays continued in Round 11 with another triple kill hold on the B-bombsite as SK walked away with a 10-5 half. TACO contributed to six out of seven round wins on the offense in the second half, opening up the bombsites with a team-leading 104.3 ADR for the 16-6 win. TACO continued his march through Map 2 on Overpass dominating the defense of Misfits to a startling 16-1 win to lock up a grand final berth.
Doesn't give Misfits a chance
December 9, 2017
FalleN went 36/15 on Saturday in a 2-0 win over Misfits in the semifinal of ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
The first half start for FalleN was on the slow side of things but he managed to adjust his defense to better himself, stopping the late rotations. Firing back to trade rounds before breaking the tie in Round 7 which sparked relief in his economics to finish the half with a 10-5 lead. FalleN reset the defense with a quad entry-kill on the A-bombsite to secure the 12-6 lead. His offense remained composed winning the last four rounds with an 89.2 ADR. FalleN showed no respect in Map 2 of Overpass with a hounding offense on Misfits for an impressive 16-1 win, advancing SK into the grand finals.
Eyes on the grand final
December 9, 2017
coldzera tallied a 34/21 KD on Saturday in a 2-0 sweep over Misfits in the semifinals of ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
coldzera finally got the defense rolling after moving past the pesky offense of Misfits with the late rotations and passive executes to break the Round 6 tie. From there, coldzera helped stop Misfits for a 10-5 lead at the half and continued to hound the defense of the North Americans in the second half. Winning six out of seven rounds in the second half, coldzera contributed an even 14/14 KD and 74.5 ADR in the 16-6 win. Map 2 on Overpass was all coldzera as he picked up many opening kills with the AWP to rake in the money and rounds for an impressive 16-1 win to advance into the grand finals.
Falls out on Overpass
December 9, 2017
ShahZaM posted a 29/34 KD on Saturday in a 2-0 loss to SK Gaming in the semifinals of the ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals.
ANALYSIS
A smooth start on the offensive side granted ShahZaM the pistol round with a smooth execute on the B-bombsite. Misfits then traded rounds with SK to tie the game early 3-3, however, SK shut down ShahZaM's late rotations to the A-bombsite as well as his entry into the B-bombsite. Down 10-5 at the half, ShahZaM could not hold off the aggressive offense by SK as they only won a single round in the second half for a 16-6 loss. Unfortunately, the pain doesn't end there as ShahZaM and company took a massive Map 2 loss on Overpass that punched their plan flight home.