While Team Aster displayed their dominance at the StarLadder Kyiv Minor, dropping just one game throughout the entire tournament, there were still plenty of other amazing team plays and individual player highlights.
Here are all the best moments you might have missed:
Chuvash denies his teammate with a stolen Boar
Evgeniy “Chuvash” Makarov made a quick heads-up play using Enchant on Saieful “Fbz” Ilham’s Boar right when it was about to deliver the killing blow to Egor “19teen” Lexutin’s Ember Spirit. With the stolen Boar, Chuvash was able to deny BOOM Esports the kill.
Nikobaby gets a double Rampage against CR4ZY
Nikolay “Nikobaby” Nikolov secured a triple Rampage inside CR4ZY’s Radiant base after farming a Divine Rapier on his Medusa.
Gambit gets the Vacuum-Wall into Static Storm combo but still lose the team fight
Gambit found the perfect initiation play after an opportunistic Song of the Siren ultimate from Kiyalbek “dream” Tayirov right outside the Rosh Pit.
Gambit followed up with a four-man Vacuum-Wall and Static Storm-Kinetic Field combo. But, this still was not enough to get them the team fight win against Aster.
Gambit’s ultimate wombo-combo finally works
With Gambit’s back against the wall, they tried the combo again and this time, it finally worked, taking down three of Aster’s heroes.
33 Pango Rolling Thunder leads into Gambit teamwipe
Alliance found dream’s Morphling after a successful smoke gank. This allowed Neta “33” Shapira’s Pangolier to use his Rolling Thunder ultimate to lock down Gambit’s entire squad.
Sccc’s Anti-Mage destroys Alliance
Song “Sccc” Chun’s Anti-Mage continued to eliminate Alliance’s heroes one by one and helped Aster get an impressive teamwipe.
Alliance prevents Aster’s sweep with an amazing team fight
Alliance was able to answer back after Sccc’s Anti-Mage jumped recklessly into the Dire side of the map.
This is when Simon “Handsken” Haag landed a two-man Impale, followed by a Meteor Hammer that locked down the enemy Anti-Mage.