With first place on the line, Solar’s roach/infestor based compositions earned him a 2-1 victory over INnovation, who was unable to crack Solar’s defense and deal with the eventual Ultralisk transition.
Zest’s disruptor shots gave him the lead against Patience, but Patience’s usage of immortals, phoenixes and warp prism play on Whirlwind were enough to take the match 2-1.
Maru lost game one to aLive’s proxy two rax. Maru’s proxy failed in game two, but was able to win in the late game. In the final game, a doom drop from aLive undid Maru. Maru fought valiantly, but ultimately ran out of steam.
ByuL took game one against sOs by turning a defense on his third into an unstoppable ling/bane offense. Game two featured DTs and ling drops, but ByuL got the better end of things and came out on top.
Skytoss couldn’t get it done for Stats in the first game, but it was enough to even the series. After Dark took down Stats’ third on Newkirk, Stats went for a last ditch adept attack. Dark held. His follow up attack gave him a 2-1 victory.