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Flashpoint Season 2

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[e][h]Flashpoint Season 2
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
B Site Inc.
FACEIT
Sponsor:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Teams:
12
Prize Pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2020-11-10
End Date:
2020-12-06
Liquipedia Tier:
Chronology

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Three double-elimination (GSL) format groups
      • Each group has 4 teams
      • All matches are Bo3
    • All 1st & 2nd placed team advance to the Playoffs
    • All 3rd placed teams proceed to the Last Chance Stage
    • The best 4th placed team proceeds to the Last Chance Stage

  • Last Chance Stage:
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3
    • Top 2 teams advance to the Playoffs

  • Playoffs:
    • Double-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$1,000,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Note: MIBR are fined $10,000 USD for competitive integrity violations. [1]

Participants[edit]

Cloud9
Notes
1United States floppy
2United Kingdom ALEX
3United Kingdom mezii
4Turkey woxic
5Denmark es3tag
CSerbia kassad
1 September 7th - Cloud9 announce their intentions to assemble a European lineup, signing Serbia kassad as the team's head coach. [2]
2 September 9th - Cloud9 acquire United Kingdom ALEX from Team Vitality. [3]
3 September 19th - Cloud9 acquire United Kingdom mezii from Team GamerLegion and Turkey woxic from mousesports. [4][5]
4 October 2nd - United States floppy transfers to Cloud9's new roster. [6][7]
5 October 25th - Cloud9 acquire Denmark es3tag from Astralis to finalize their roster. [8][9]
c0ntact Gaming
Notes
1Lithuania EspiranTo
2Finland ottoNd
3Denmark Snappi
4Israel Spinx
5Switzerland rigoN
CIreland NeiL_M
1 June 22nd - c0ntact Gaming sign Denmark Snappi. [10]
2 July 6th - c0ntact Gaming bench Serbia LETN1. [11]
3 August 24th - United Kingdom smooya and Israel Spinx join c0ntact Gaming on trial. [12]
4 October 15th - c0ntact Gaming part ways with United Kingdom smooya. [13]
5 October 17th - Serbia emi's contract expires and he leaves c0ntact Gaming. [14]
6 October 22nd - c0ntact Gaming sign Switzerland rigoN and promote Israel Spinx after successful completion of his trial. [15]
Dignitas
Notes
1Sweden f0rest
2Sweden friberg
3Norway hallzerk
4Norway H4RR3
5Sweden HEAP
CNorway vENdetta
1 September 16th - Dignitas bench Sweden GeT_RiGhT and Sweden Xizt. [16]
2 September 25th - Norway vENdetta is promoted to be the head coach of Dignitas as Sweden Fifflaren transitions to a managerial role within the organization. [17]
3 October 12th - Dignitas acquire Norway H4RR3 from Nordavind. [18]
4 October 13th - Dignitas sign Sweden HEAP. [19]
Team Envy
Notes
1United States Nifty
2Turkey Calyx
3Poland MICHU
4Germany LEGIJA
5United Kingdom Thomas
CPoland kuben
1 August 6th - Team Envy part ways with Canada moose and United States ryann as Germany LEGIJA transitions to a player position and Poland kuben is signed as the team's coach and manager. [20][21]
2 September 10th - Team Envy acquire United Kingdom Thomas from Endpoint. [22]
Gen.G Esports
Notes
1United States autimatic
2United States koosta
3Indonesia BnTeT
4Sweden XiztDignitas
5Sweden kreaz
CAustralia Elmapuddy
1 September 11th - Canada daps steps down from Gen.G Esports' active lineup. [23]
2 October 7th - United States s0m retires from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and leaves the team after being acquired by NRG Esports to play for their VALORANT team. [24]
3 November 4th - Gen.G Esports will use Sweden Xizt, on loan from Dignitas, and Sweden kreaz as stand-ins for Flashpoint Season 2. [25]
MAD Lions
Notes
1Denmark acoR
2Denmark sjuush
3Denmark roeJ
4Denmark HooXi
5Denmark refrezh
CBrazil peacemaker
1 July 31st - Denmark Bubzkji is acquired by Astralis. [26]
2 August 5th - MAD Lions sign Poland innocent. [27]
3 September 26th - Poland innocent steps down from MAD Lions' active lineup. [28]
4 October 2nd - MAD Lions acquire Denmark HooXi and Denmark refrezh from x6tence. [29][30]
5 October 20th - Denmark AcilioN is acquired by Copenhagen Flames. [31][32]
MIBR
Notes
1Brazil kNgV-
2Brazil trk
3Brazil LUCAS1
4Brazil leo_drk
5Brazil v$m
CBrazil cogu
1 May 19th - MIBR acquire Brazil trk from Team One as Argentina meyern is moved to the bench. [33][34]
2 August 31st - MIBR suspend Brazil dead pending an investigation following his ban from ESL and DreamHack. [35]
3 September 13th - MIBR bench Brazil fer and Brazil TACO and release Brazil dead while Brazil FalleN also requests to be benched from the lineup. [36][37]
4 October 21st - MIBR sign Brazil cogu as the team's head coach. [38]
5 October 23rd - MIBR sign Brazil LUCAS1, and acquire Brazil leo_drk and Brazil v$m on loan from Sharks Esports and DETONA Gaming, respectively, until the end of the year. [39]
OG
1France NBK-
2Finland Aleksib
3Denmark valde
4Jordan ISSAA
5Poland mantuu

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A (Midsommar)[edit]

Upper Bracket Round 1
Fnatic Fnatic
2
November 11, 2020 - 16:00 GMT
167
9
810
2
97
2
816
8
169
7
68
2
c0ntact Gaming c0ntact
1
Dignitas DIG
0
November 11, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
64
2
1116
5
105
5
1016
6
 
 
 
 
MAD Lions MAD
2
Upper Bracket Final
Fnatic Fnatic
1
November 14, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
169
7
614
8
114
7
1116
5
15100
50
3519
110
MAD Lions MAD
2
Lower Bracket Round 1
c0ntact Gaming c0ntact
1
November 14, 2020 - 17:30 GMT
105
5
1016
6
168
8
78
1
129
3
616
10
Dignitas DIG
2
Lower Bracket Final
Fnatic Fnatic
2
November 19, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
1613
3
26
4
1610
6
514
9
 
 
 
 
Dignitas DIG
0
Grand Final
MAD Lions MAD
0
November 20, 2020 - 16:00 GMT
85
3
1016
6
53
2
1216
4
 
 
 
 
Fnatic Fnatic
2

Group B (Demo-lition Men)[edit]

Upper Bracket Round 1
Team Envy Envy
1
November 10, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
1613
3
22
0
106
4
916
7
117
4
816
8
forZe forZe
2
BIG BIG
2
November 10, 2020 - 16:00 GMT
1613
3
22
0
136
7
916
7
1613
3
22
0
MIBR MIBR
1
Upper Bracket Final
forZe forZe
0
November 13, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
74
3
1116
5
148
6
716
9
 
 
 
 
BIG BIG
2
Lower Bracket Round 1
Team Envy Envy
1
November 13, 2020 - 16:00 GMT
129
3
616
10
168
8
714
7
97
2
816
8
MIBR MIBR
2
Lower Bracket Final
forZe forZe
0
November 19, 2020 - 16:00 GMT
95
4
1016
6
75
2
1016
6
 
 
 
 
MIBR MIBR
2
Grand Final
BIG BIG
2
November 21, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
1610
6
513
8
102
8
1316
3
166
10
914
5
MIBR MIBR
1

Group C (Tower of Babel)[edit]

Upper Bracket Round 1
Cloud9 C9
0
November 12, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
53
2
1216
4
145
9
1016
6
 
 
 
 
Virtus.pro VP
2
OG OG
0
November 12, 2020 - 16:10 GMT
53
2
1216
4
105
5
1016
6
 
 
 
 
Gen.G Esports Gen.G
2
Upper Bracket Final
Virtus.pro VP
2
November 15, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
86
2
916
7
169
7
613
7
1610
6
56
1
Gen.G Esports Gen.G
1
Lower Bracket Round 1
Cloud9 C9
0
November 15, 2020 - 16:50 GMT
18810
720
32722
118
107
3
816
8
 
 
 
 
OG OG
2
Lower Bracket Final
Gen.G Esports Gen.G
0
November 20, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
66
0
916
7
92
7
1316
3
 
 
 
 
OG OG
2
Grand Final
Virtus.pro VP
1
November 21, 2020 - 16:00 GMT
1610
6
512
7
95
4
1016
6
96
3
916
7
OG OG
2


Last Chance Stage[edit]

Last Chance Match
Gen.G Esports Gen.G Esports
1
November 22, 2020 - 16:55 GMT
168
8
78
1
136
7
916
7
33
0
1216
4
Team Envy Team Envy
2
Advance to Playoffs
Team Envy Team Envy
Last Chance Match
Dignitas Dignitas
2
November 22, 2020 - 13:00 GMT
96
3
916
7
1611
5
44
0
169
7
614
8
forZe forZe
1
Advance to Playoffs
Dignitas Dignitas

Playoffs[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
MAD Lions MAD Lions
1
November 30, 2020 - 14:00 GMT
1610
6
56
1
109
1
616
10
1751
101
21019
25
Virtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
BIG BIG
2
November 30, 2020 - 17:45 GMT
138
5
716
9
1610
6
510
5
168
8
713
6
Team Envy Team Envy
1
Fnatic Fnatic
2
December 1, 2020 - 14:00 GMT
1611
5
44
0
119
2
616
10
169
7
611
5
Dignitas Dignitas
1
OG OG
1
December 1, 2020 - 17:45 GMT
106
4
916
7
169
7
66
0
32
1
1316
3
MIBR MIBR
2
Upper Bracket Semifinals
Virtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
December 3, 2020 - 14:00 GMT
1613
3
29
7
63
3
1216
4
1610
6
511
6
BIG BIG
1
Fnatic Fnatic
2
December 3, 2020 - 17:00 GMT
257103
8231
032821
0017
1612
4
34
1
 
 
 
 
MIBR MIBR
0
Upper Bracket Final
Virtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
December 5, 2020 - 18:20 GMT
107
3
816
8
166
10
914
5
1611
5
45
1
Fnatic Fnatic
1
Lower Bracket Round 1
MAD Lions MAD Lions
2
December 2, 2020 - 14:00 GMT
168
8
711
4
169
7
67
1
 
 
 
 
Team Envy Team Envy
0
Dignitas Dignitas
0
December 2, 2020 - 17:00 GMT
149
5
616
10
55
0
1016
6
 
 
 
 
OG OG
2
Lower Bracket Round 2
MIBR MIBR
2
December 4, 2020 - 14:00 GMT
1612
4
33
0
169
7
613
7
 
 
 
 
MAD Lions MAD Lions
0
BIG BIG
0
December 4, 2020 - 17:00 GMT
106
4
916
7
1782
70
1719
38
 
 
 
 
OG OG
2
Lower Bracket Round 3
MIBR MIBR
1
December 5, 2020 - 22:00 GMT
106
4
916
7
1611
5
44
0
147
7
816
8
OG OG
2
Lower Bracket Final
Fnatic Fnatic
0
December 6, 2020 - 14:00 GMT
149
5
616
10
54
1
1116
5
 
 
 
 
OG OG
2
Grand Final
Virtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
December 6, 2020 - 19:00 GMT
106
4
916
7
1611
5
49
5
1611
5
412
8
OG OG
1

Additional Content[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. Flashpoint (2020-12-03). "A statement from @MonteCristo regarding MIBR's recent Flashpoint match".
  2. Cloud9 (2020-09-07). "The first pages in the new #C9CSGO chapter…".
  3. Cloud9 (2020-09-10). "The 3rd page in #C9CSGO’s new chapter and the head of our Colossus has arrived.".
  4. Cloud9 (2020-09-19). "The 4th page in #C9CSGO’s new chapter…".
  5. Cloud9 (2020-09-19). "The 5th page in #C9CSGO’s new chapter is here!".
  6. Cloud9 (2020-10-07). "A familiar face joins the fray as the 6th page in #C9CSGO's new chapter...".
  7. HenryG (2020-10-07). "Cloud9 CS:GO ship off their North American barbed anchor to a new European based home in the form of the Colossus!".
  8. Cloud9 (2020-10-15). "The #C9CSGO 5th you've all been waiting for is finally here.".
  9. HenryG (2020-10-15). "The Colossus plucks the brightest star from the Danish night sky to complete a line-up with true astronomical power".
  10. c0ntact Gaming (2020-06-22). "Please join us in wishing a warm welcome to Marco '@SnappiCSGO' Pfeiffer as the new leader of the c0ntact team!".
  11. LETN1 (2020-07-06). "My current situation in team c0ntact!".
  12. smooya (2020-08-24). "I will be standing in for @c0ntactCS the next couple of weeks.".
  13. smooya (2020-10-15). "Update: myself and @c0ntactCS have parted ways, it simply comes down to my role within the team and the long term plans they have.".
  14. emi (2020-10-17). "I am officially contract free from @c0ntactCS meaning i'm ready for my next challenge.".
  15. LucasAM (2020-10-22). "c0ntact add rigoN and Spinx". HLTV.
  16. Dignitas (2020-09-16). "It is with a heavy heart that we announce GeT_RiGhT and Xizt have been benched from our team's starting roster.".
  17. Dignitas (2020-09-25). "@Fifflaren and @vENdettaCSGO discuss roster changes while also sharing a MAJOR update for BOTH the CS:GO team and all of Dignitas' competitive teams!".
  18. Dignitas (2020-10-12). "We have a few tricks up our sleeve to compliment our CS:GO roster.".
  19. Dignitas (2020-10-13). "The final secret weapon for #DignitasVIE.".
  20. Team Envy (2020-08-06). "Now leading the team, please welcome @kuben_tt as the new Head Coach and Manager of Team Envy CSGO!".
  21. Team Envy (2020-08-06). "We want to thank @mooseloff and @ryann_cs for their time with the team and wish them the best in the future".
  22. Team Envy (2020-09-10). "Please welcome the newest member of Envy CS, @ThomasCS__ !".
  23. Gen.G Esports (2020-09-11). "As of today, @daps has stepped down from Gen.G's CSGO roster.".
  24. NRG Esports (2020-10-07). "Oh...looks like NRG Valorant found their duelist".
  25. Gen.G Esports (2020-11-04). "We have our 4th and 5th for @Flashpoint 2!".
  26. "Roster change: Lucas "Bubzkji" Andersen replaces Jakob "JUGi" Hansen". Astralis. 2020-07-31.
  27. MAD Lions (2020-08-05). "Today we welcome @innocentCS to the team!".
  28. innocent (2020-09-26). "Leaving MAD Lions".
  29. x6tence (2020-10-02). "HooXi and refrezh leave x6tence".
  30. MAD Lions (2020-10-20). "To round out our squad ahead of #FLASHPOINT 2, [..]".
  31. MAD Lions (2020-10-20). "Roster update: Today we say farewell to @AcilioNcs".
  32. Copenhagen Flames (2020-10-20). "Today we welcome back Asger @AcilioNcs Larsen to our CS:GO roster!".
  33. MIBR (2020-05-19). "Today we move our "manito" @meyern to the bench".
  34. MIBR (2020-05-19). "Welcome to the MIBR family @trkcsgo!".
  35. MIBR (2020-08-31). "We take any allegations of competitive impropriety very seriously and will be suspending Ricardo, effectively immediately".
  36. MIBR (2020-09-13). "Obrigado @fer, @TACOCS & @ricsini." [Thank you @fer, @TACOCS & @ricsini.] (in Brazil Portuguese).
  37. FalleN (2020-09-13). "O jogo não acabou!" [The game is not over!] (in Brazil Portuguese).
  38. MIBR (2020-10-21). "BEM-VINDO DE VOLTA, LENDA!" [WELCOME BACK, LEGEND!] (in Brazil Portuguese).
  39. MIBR (2020-10-23). "Toda história tem um recomeço. Esse é o nosso." [Every story has a new beginning. This is ours.] (in Brazil Portuguese).