The Russian team Team Empire was defeated by G2 Esports (0: 3) in the final of the main Rainbow Six tournament – Six Invitational.
The first map of the final confrontation was the longest in the history of e-sports discipline Rainbow Six. The teams revealed the winner on it only at the 22nd round. The following G2 cards were stronger with a score of 7: 4 and 7: 1.
Team Empire on the way to the final beat Team Liquid (2: 1) and PET Nora-Rengo (2: 1) in the playoffs.
For the first place, G2 received 40% (800 thousand) from a prize fund of two million dollars. The Russian team got 320 thousand.
The world championship on Rainbow Six passed from February 11 to February 17 in Montreal.