CIS squad Natus Vincere’s stellar performance in the
The TI1 champions secured their spot with a convincing 3-0 victory over rivals
Na’Vi’s Vladislav “Crystallize” Krystanek and Idan “Magical” Vardanian had solid performances during game one; while in game two, Winstrike’s Lycan draft was easily bested by a Sven counter-pick, which earned Na’Vi a quick 2-0 lead.
During the 45-minute mark, Na’Vi caught the Dire team at an awkward position and Magical’s Sniper was able to plant himself at the high-ground where he dished out insane amounts of damage.
Na’Vi has definitely shown they are worthy of being included in this year’s stacked TI9.
They managed to secure top four during the group stage of the qualifier. Then, after being knocked down to the lower bracket during the playoffs, they defeated Team Empire, Vega Squadron, and
Na’Vi’s TI9 bound line-up consists of the following players:
- Vladislav “Crystallize” Krystanek
- Idan “MagicaL” Vardanian
- Evgeniy “Blizzy” Ree”
- Bakyt “Zayac” Emilzhanov
- Akbar “SoNNeikO” Akbar Butaev