First day results of the Chinese Qualifiers for The International 12 have not surprised anybody. Favorites won their matches and advanced through the Upper Bracket. Limit was the first team eliminated after losing to iG.Vitality in the first round of the Lower Bracket. A small surprise was that Azure Ray needed three maps to beat Team Bright, while all the other strong teams won with a 2-0 score.
Results of the matches on the first day of Qualifiers for The International 12 for teams from China are as follows:
- iG.Vitality 1:0 Limit;
- Team Aster 2:0 Team Zero;
- Xtreme Gaming 2:0 Aster.Aries;
- IG 2;0 Holy Grail;
- Azure Ray 2:1 Team Bright.
Qualifiers for The International 12 for teams from China take place on August 17-21. Only one slot on TI12 is being fought for by the teams from this region.
In the next round of the Upper Bracket, the matches will be more competitive as the pairs are mostly evenly matched. Team Aster will face Xtreme Gaming, while IG will play against Azure Ray.
Matches in the Lower Bracket:
- Team Zero vs Big Brain;
- Aster.Aries vs. iG.Vitality;
- Holy Grail vs. Team Disillusion;
- Team Bright vs. SuperNova.
You can follow the action in the Chinese Qualifiers for The International 12 with Cyberscore. Tournament page, schedule of games and the current playoff bracket are available via the link!