Every Week 7 match was crucial in deciding which North American teams would head to the Rainbow Six Pro League Season 2 Finals. Denial secured their Xbox One Finals spot with a 2-0 win over Elevate in a close match. Trinity managed to be the first team on PC to take a win off of Orbit as they tied 1-1 to lock in their Finals position alongside the Season 2 NA frontrunners.
The first match of the night for Xbox One in North America featured Elevate and Denial Esports. Denial were able to take both Hereford Base and Bank 6-4. Denial took both wins and secured their spot in the Season 2 Finals.
A match between Excellence and Strictly Business was rescheduled, and offstream, Myth picked up a 2-0 win over Pick Your Poison. ReWritten also won 2-0 over Team AGG offstream. Stay tuned for more information about which team will clinch the second North American spot at the Xbox One Rainbow Six Season 2 Finals.
The first North American PC match on Thursday night was Vexx Gaming vs. Milspec Esports. Vexx picked up a 5-2 win on Chalet after a couple of very close rounds. The second map was Oregon, which was a completely different story. Milspec closed out the game with a convincing 5-1 score, denying Vexx the chance to attend the PC Season 2 Finals next month.
The second match of the night decided it all. NA frontrunners Orbit Gaming took on Trinity Esports. The first map was Clubhouse, and Trinity put up an incredible fight to take the win in the last round of overtime. With the win on Clubhouse, Trinity secured their place at the Season 2 Finals. The second map was Hereford Base, which went to Orbit as they tied up the series 1-1. Offstream, Lunatik Esports picked up a 2-0 win against Ace Gaming.
SEASON 2 FINALS
Tune into the Xbox One Finals live from Burbank, California on Saturday, July 30 and the PC finals in Leicester, England on Saturday, August 6. Be sure to follow ESL Rainbow Six on Twitter and Facebook for all the #R6PL updates!