The Aussie Esports Highlights of the Week

There have been some fantastic match-ups in the world of esports, and as we’re keeping our Calendar up-to-date we wanted to point you at some of the best ones we watched along the way.

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Mid Season Invitationals 2017

The League of Legends MSIs didn’t involve any Aussie teams by the finals stage — the Dire Wolves dropped out of the Brazilian tournament in the play-in stages despite a good showing against home team the RED Canids. On day two the World Champions SKT faced off against Flash Wolves and beat them in a straight set. On day two Chinese juggernauts Team WE fell to the European team G2 Esports in a 3 – 1 showdown. The Finals saw G2 take on SKT in a barnstorming battle as the European team pushed SKT to dig deep. SKT did, however, and they won the best of 5 3 – 1. Watch Game 2, where G2 managed to take a game off the South Korean GOATs, below.

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Source: IGN