We previously knew that the grand finals were coming to Shenzhen, China, but four more cities have now been announced.
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The Version1 player made "a categorically offensive and discriminatory remark" in reference to an official. V1 will play the event with a stand-in.
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Fnatic took down NUTURN to earn the second spot in the big match. The Korean roster exits the tournament in third place, while the grand finals begin tomorrow at 1 PM EST/7 PM CET.
Despite some promising moments for the Koreans, it was ultimately a comfortable scoreline for SEN. They're the first team confirmed for Sunday's grand finals, while NUTURN face the winner of Liquid-Fnatic tomorrow.
The tense series featured top-tier strategic gameplay and two overtimes. NUTURN advance to play Sentinels in the upper bracket finals, while Version1 will play the winner of Fnatic-X10 in the lower bracket.