A fairy tale ending for the deserving team.
Mousesports defeat Ninjas in Pyjamas 2-1 to claim Flashpoint 3 title. The team had a perfect run in the tournament where they won a clean slate against most teams.
— mousesports (@mousesports) May 30, 2021
It was a surprise for many as the German organization completely dominated the games and became the dark horse of the European Regional Major Ranking (RMR) event. After bulldozing their way against G2, NiP were the last hurdle which mousesports crossed comfortably.
NiP had a solid start to their matches in the Overpass match where they were 10-5 in lead after the first half and finished the match 16-13 win.
The second match on Nuke went in favor of mousesports as they took the first half on the T-side 9-6 and sealed the game with a final score of 16-6. Christopher “dexter” Nong and David “frozen” Čerňanský being the key players in the match.
— Flashpoint (@Flashpoint) May 30, 2021
The final and deciding match of the event on Inferno saw mousesports dominating the game with Robin “ropz” Kool creating a highlight in most rounds. The first half ended in a 10-5 scoreline which only favored mousesports, pushing them towards a 16-9 victory.
Mousesports won USD $17,000 as part of the prize money with 1600 RMR points. Runners up Ninjas in Pyjamas, who played exceptionally well in the event, won USD $10,000 and 1500 RMR points.
Mousesports’ rifle Frozen won the MVP award for Flashpoint 3 and was terrific throughout the event. The team has had an impressive start to the RMR earning event. They currently sit in fourth, behind Heroic and G2.
Featured Image: Flashpoint 3