Cloud9 CSGO aim to upset the odds on BLAST Pro LA finals day
Cloud9 CSGO will aim to keep the shocks coming as BLAST Pro Series Los Angeles reaches its climax with the semi-finals and finals.
Cloud9 are the lowest-ranked CSGO team at the event but have upset the odds to reach the final four and will face tournament favourites Team Liquid in the first semi-final at 8pm CEST on Sunday.
Team Liquid are strongly fancied to reach the BLAST Pro Series Los Angeles final, with the world number ones priced 1.04 to win the best-of-three match. Cloud9 are 8.50 to do the business.
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BLAST Pro Series LA schedule - finals day
The second semi-final, between NRG and FaZe Clan, is expected to be a much closer affair. NRG are favourites, at 1.70, while FaZe are priced at 2.06. That match is due to start at 11.45pm CEST.
The BLAST Pro Series Los Angeles final is scheduled to start at 4am CEST.
Before the final, there will be a Pro Standoff between MIRB and Renegades, due to start at 3.30am CEST.
Pro Standoff Format
The Pro Standoff will be played on the new BLAST Standoff Aim Map.
Five 1v1 aim duels, with different players for each match-up.
Every match-up is played with a different weapon (in order):
- Desert Eagle
The first player to seven kills wins their match-up and the team with the most kills wins (most match-up wins if a tie occurs).
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