A team once considered to be one of the best, North Americans Evil Geniuses have performed poorly in this year's global, not winning a single match: being beaten by both Newbee and Russian team Team Empire early in the tournament - both ending in a 2-0 loss. They will face the victor of Lower Bracket Finals; the victor of LFY vs Liquid. Essentially, if Liquid could take down LFY, the slayer of the group stage and upper bracket, it seemed they would have a chance against Newbee. A few key teamfight wins by Liquid in LFY's base sealed the deal, and secured their slot in the grand finals.
In game three, Newbee went with a very push-heavy lineup that nearly overtook Liquid, but a few key teamfights tipped the scales toward Team Liquid until a GG called.
The dominating snowball style of Team Liquid shone in each game of the Grand Finals. With Nature's Prophet finally banned out, early skirmishes kept going in Newbee's favour and Liquid became fodder, biding time for Amer "Miracle-" Al-Barkawi's Alchemist's to accumulate the items he would need to take back control of the game. On the other, Newbee lost the very last of their entire bottom lane, tower and barracks, opening the lane for creeps to move in and start harassing them. West sentiment, as Chinese fans were out in full force while the North American audience, still loyal to Team Liquid from their NA days, fired back with furious roars at every opportunity. The team claimed their Aegis of Championship, popped open a bottle of champagne, and quickly departed to celebrate the historic win.
Nikki Reed, Ian Somerhalder welcome first child
In addition, Reed declared that she and Somerhalder are turning off their phones during that period. The couple first announced that they are having a baby last May, amid speculations from fans.
Twitch's Desktop App gets a full release today
Twitch has finally released their new Desktop App (119Mb) which means you can now do all that Twitch stuff outside of a browser. Likewise, it gives access to VODs, clips, live streams, and Twitch chat, just like you would have through browser viewing.
Brighton vs Man United Premier League Results 12 Aug 2017
Brighton boss Chris Hughton: "For 70 minutes I thought we were good, there's only one way we can play against a team like City. Craig Burley believes Manchester City's victory over Brighton is just the beginning for Pep Guardiola & Co.
KCG Holdings Inc. Invests $382000 in Vista Outdoor Inc. (VSTO)
State of Alaska Department of Revenue acquired a new stake in Vista Outdoor during the first quarter worth approximately $129,000. On March 28 Cowen & Company kept the company rating at "Market Perform" but moved up the price target to $56.00 from $50.00.
Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota Twins
Matthew Boyd toes the rubber for the Detroit Tigers with the Minnesota Twins in town on Sunday afternoon. He is 5-1 with a 3.52 ERA against the Twins, the only major-league team he has beaten more than twice.
Alvord Public Library to hold eclipse viewing
On August 21 at 1:22 p.m., the moon will pass between the Earth and the sun casting a shadow across the US from coast to coast. Cleveland State Community College will hold its own Solar Eclipse Viewing Party on Monday, from 2 to 4 p.m., in the George L.
Venezuela rejects Trump talk of military option
Venezuela's foreign minister said Mr Trump's words had been hostile and disrespectful and risked destablising Latin America. Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino called Trump's talk of possible military action a "crazy act".