IEM Katowice 2023: vs Liquid
In the second match of the tournament, Natus Vincere will play against Liquid. The match is scheduled to start at 19:30, the format is best-of-3.
In the debut match, NAVI confidently outplayed Cloud9 (2:0). On our Ancient, the opponent was always behind, but tried to make a comeback, though thanks to a good start in both halves, our team remained ahead (16:13). On Inferno, Natus Vincere ended this match in their favor (16:6). It is worth noting Denis "electroNic" Sharipov, who finished this match with a rating of 1.5.
Liquid also showed a confident game in the first match: the Liquids easily beat IHC (2: 0). The Mongolian squad is an outsider of this stage and fell into the lower bracket.
The winner of this match will advance to the IEM Katowice 2023 playoffs and fight for a place in the semi-finals against the winner of the Faze - G2.
Currently, the matchup statistics between NAVI and Liquid are negative: our team lost the last two matches during BLAST Fall Final 2022 and BLAST World Final 2022.
Cheer for NAVI in the match for advancing to the playoffs! #ObsessedWe