Evil Geniuses defeat FunPlus Phoenix in DreamHack Open January

Evil Geniuses spoiled the former GODSENT team’s premiere under the FunPlus Phoenix banner in their DreamHack Open January Group A opening match, taking the series 2-0. The European squad, who are now playing with Chris “⁠chrisJ⁠” de Jong on loan from mousesports, fought hard on Inferno, bringing a map that looked like it was lost to overtime, although they were ultimately unable to make their mark in the extra rounds, falling 15-19.
FunPlus Phoenix were up against the ropes on Nuke, their pick, but they weren’t able to have enough impact to stop Peter “⁠stanislaw⁠”