Dallas, June 4, 2023 - The IEM Dallas 2023 Grand Final concluded yesterday with an electrifying showdown between ENCE and MOUZ, leaving the audience on the edge of their seats. In a nail-biting best-of-three series, ENCE emerged victorious, securing a resounding 2-0 win over their rivals.
The highly anticipated match began with both teams making strategic map picks and bans. MOUZ decided to remove Anubis from the pool, while ENCE opted to eliminate Inferno. MOUZ then chose Mirage as their map of choice, and ENCE responded by selecting Nuke. With Overpass removed by MOUZ and Vertigo by ENCE, the remaining battleground for the final showdown was Ancient.
As the first match kicked off on Mirage, the players displayed remarkable skill and determination. Jon 'JDC' de Castro showcased his prowess, leading the charge for MOUZ with an impressive kill-to-death ratio of 49-34 and an ADR of 95.9. However, it was not enough to stop ENCE's dominance. Alvaro 'SunPayus' Garcia, who played phenomenally throughout the match, led ENCE with a K-D score of 45-29 and an exceptional ADR of 97.7. The first map concluded in ENCE's favor, securing a 16-12 victory.
Moving on to Nuke, the tension reached its peak as both teams fought tooth and nail for the championship title. The players from MOUZ, including David 'frozen' Čerňanský, put up a valiant effort but struggled to overcome ENCE's determined lineup. ENCE's Guy 'NertZ' Iluz delivered a remarkable performance with a K-D score of 40-28 and an ADR of 81.2. In the end, ENCE emerged triumphant with a 16-14 win on Nuke, sealing their overall victory in the Grand Final.
ENCE CS:GO VS MOUZE CS:GO
|Jon 'JDC' de Castro||49-34||+15||95.9||74.5%||1.27|
|David 'frozen' Čerňanský||41-34||+7||90.2||74.5%||1.26|
|Dorian 'xertioN' Berman||24-42||-18||66.1||70.6%||0.81|
|Ádám 'torzsi' Torzsás||27-37||-10||54.8||60.8%||0.76|
|Christopher 'dexter' Nong||19-42||-23||47.0||56.9%||0.55|
|Alvaro 'SunPayus' Garcia||45-29||+16||97.7||72.5%||1.45|
|Guy 'NertZ' Iluz||40-28||+12||81.2||74.5%||1.30|
|Pavle 'Maden' Bošković||41-35||+6||90.1||72.5%||1.17|
|Paweł 'dycha' Dycha||36-34||+2||73.2||64.7%||1.02|
|Marco 'Snappi' Pfeiffer||27-34||-7||56.7||60.8%||0.84|
Alvaro 'SunPayus' Garcia's exceptional contributions throughout the match earned him the well-deserved title of the player of the match. His remarkable skills, combined with the impressive performances from his teammates, propelled ENCE to claim the coveted championship trophy.
With this remarkable win, ENCE has secured their spot in the highly anticipated IEM Cologne 2023. Their victory in IEM Dallas 2023 has not only solidified their position as a formidable force in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive scene but has also set the stage for an exciting and intense battle in the upcoming tournament.
Fans around the world are eagerly awaiting the next tournament, where the world's top CS:GO teams will face off against each other in a battle for supremacy. Until then, ENCE will bask in the glory of their hard-earned victory and continue to prepare for the challenges that lie ahead in IEM Cologne 2023.