Team Absinthe Grabs 3rd Place at Paintball Russian Cup
With 9 teams from all over Russia competing for the 2nd round title, Absinthe just missed the gold but still managed to take the podium. Here’s the full story from Absinthe:
“In the first round The Absinthe team prevailed The Legion team with score 2:1, the game was very hard.
The second round we lost to B.O.L.T. with a score of 0:3
The third round was the hardest. Chupacabra team was our main competitor in order to out of the group and at that moment had no defeats in the group. To the first game we went out in four – one of our players never made it out of the pit-area. Immediately after running up we stay in three against five and we prevailed! Due to our game tactics we won with 3:0
The fourth round with Molotov light team was ended with our victory scored 3:0
After the prelims, we out of the group to semifinal from the second place in the group.
In the semifinal we played against the Stalker team. The first round longs 5 min 40 sec, where the Stalker team becomes winners. The second round is without scores. The third round didn’t take place. As a result the Absinthe team lost to the Stalker team with score 1:0
In the struggle for the 3-rd place we fought with the Banda team. They are the finalists of The Paintball Russian Cup 2012. In the first game in a minute there was only one our player and it was made a decision to stop the game in order to save time.
Afterwords there were two stressful victorious fights and one of them was without scores.
It was only 40 sec for the last round and the Banda team refused to go to the field.
We prevailed with scores 3:1″