OpTic gaming snatched victory out of XSET’s hopeful hands in the upper bracket final during the NA VALORANT Champions Tour Challengers 2 playoffs, and they have officially punched their ticket to Denmark, despite their team’s COVID-19 outbreak.
The team’s shot caller, FNS, told Dot Esports earlier today that his symptoms were “maxed out,” and crashes also contracted the virus. All of the members of OpTic played from home during their match with XSET, but even those who were sick persevered and competed.
The OpTic Gaming and XSET match was a nail-biter
The beginning of the match started with everything coming up roses for OpTic, but the tables started to turn after the first half, when zekken started hitting his shots. He pulled out a clutch one-vs-three victory towards the end of the first half, turning the tides of the match for XSET.