The second day of ESL One Cologne 2015 presented the fans CS: GO surprises and interesting results. It is worth noting that almost all the matches were quite tense, and "close the account" in the games say that about the same level opponents.
However, it was not without disappointments. So, just made the team faded Titan Esports, which could not overcome the Renegades on de_mirage. Avoid the traditional Franco-Swedish confrontation, Ninjas in Pyjamas quite easy to understand with a team of Australian de_inferno.
In the next couple playing Flipsid3 Tactics and mousesports. In the battle of de_cobblestone Ukrainians were slightly stronger and produced a victory by a whisker. With the Brazilians they fought on the same card, but this time in the match the real drama unfolded. The whole game is a solid "swing", the initiative is constantly passed from one team to another. At the crucial moment the players Luminosity Gaming could make comeback and bring the game into overtime. In further rounds Flispsid3 have no strength left and they lost with a score of 18:21.
Match eBettle against Counter Logic Gaming and ended with a close score. The Americans won the de_mirage, but to cope with Natus Vincere could not. The second match was held at de_cobblestone and ended with the score 16:14 in favor of the team from the CIS. "Born to Win" went into the final stage of the playoffs, though, and made their fans a little nervous.
Team Team Immunity and Team Kinguin met at de_dust2. The Australians were unable to repeat the success of their compatriots and gave military victory of their rivals from Europe. However, despite the positive outcome of the match, the game Team Kinguin looked very inexpressive. However, the second map "Penguins" gathered and presented a real surprise to his fans. On the same map de_dust2 they were able to beat the best team of the United States - Cloud 9, having a chance to compete in the final stage of the playoffs.