ORDER swept Chiefs Esports Club on Friday to reach the lower-bracket final of the DreamHack Masters Spring 2020 — Oceania event.
ORDER won 16-8 on Dust II and 16-13 on Nuke to eliminate Chiefs ESC, who finished in fourth place. ORDER will face Avant Gaming in the lower-bracket final Saturday, with the winner taking on Renegades in Sunday’s best-of-five grand final.
Alistair “aliStair” Johnston led ORDER with 57 kills and a plus-29 differential, with Ricardo “Rickeh” Mulholland adding 47 kills and a plus-17 advantage.
No player for Chiefs finished with a positive differential. Declan “Vexite” Portelli had 38 kills to lead the losing team, which earned $2,000.
Under tournament rules, Renegades enter the grand final with a 1-0 map advantage as the winner of the upper bracket.
The DreamHack Masters Jonkoping, a $250,000 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event, originally was scheduled to be contested with 16 teams June 9-14 in Jonkoping, Sweden. However, the coronavirus pandemic forced the event to move to an online format featuring regional competitions for Europe, North America, Asia and Oceania.
The DreamHack Masters Spring — Oceania began Wednesday with four teams in a double-elimination playoff bracket, vying for a $20,000 prize pool.
DreamHack Masters Spring 2020 — Oceania prize pool:
1. $10,000, 185 tournament circuit points
4. $2,000, 0 — Chief Esports Club
—Field Level Media