NAVI are the IEM Cologne 2021 champions
Fourth title for NAVI in 2021!
The first LAN tournament in a long time — has concluded: NAVI CS:GO defeating G2 Esports 3 : 0 in the final. The Born to Win earned $ 400,000, 1,800 ESL Pro Tour points, and 3,200 BLAST Premier points.
NAVI started their tournament performance with a (2 : 1) victory over the Renegades. In the semifinals of the upper bracket group stage, the guys were waiting for Team Vitality. In this duel, the Born to Win won with a score of 2 : 1. In the battle for a direct passage to the semifinals of the tournament, our boys defeated Astralis (16 : 7 - Ancient; 19 : 22 - Dust2; 16 : 5 - Inferno).
- UB final
- to semifinal
- Round 1
- round 2
- round 3
- to quarterfinal
In the match for the grand final, the Born to Win left no chance to FaZe Clan, beating them on Inferno and Mirage with the same score - 16 : 7. In the battle for the championship title, NAVI beat G2 Esports: our guys showed a phenomenal game and lifted the trophy over their heads!
Congratulations to Natus Vincere on their fourth title in 2021! The Born to Win is going on a well-deserved summer vacation. The first tournament after the vacation is ESL Pro League Season 14, which will be held from August 16 to September 12 in Malta. The total prize fund for the championship will be $ 750,000! #ObsessedWe
IEM Cologne 2021 placements
1st place: Natus Vincere — $ 400 000 + 1 800 ESL Pro Tour points and 3 200 BLAST Premier points
2nd place: G2 Esports — $ 180 000 + 1 400 ESL Pro Tour points and 1 600 BLAST Premier points
3rd–4th places: FaZe Clan, Astralis — each $ 80 000 + 1 100 ESL Pro Tour points and 1 000 BLAST Premier points
5–6th place: Virtus.pro, Gambit Esports — each $ 40 000 + 825 ESL Pro Tour points and 400 BLAST Premier points
7–8th places: Heroic, BIG — each $ 24 000 + 575 ESL Pro Tour points and 200 BLAST Premier points
9–12th places: FURIA Esports, Team Liquid, Ninjas in Pyjamas, Team Vitality — each $ 16 000 + 325 ESL Pro Tour points
13–16th places: Complexity Gaming, mousesports, Team Spirit, Renegades — each $ 10 000 + 125 ESL Pro Tour points
17–20th places: Team LDLC, OG, Sprout, Evil Geniuses — each $ 4 500 + 60 ESL Pro Tour points
21–24th places: Bad News Bears, MIBR, Team One, Vici Gaming — each $ 2 500