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Tims   S    TNC
Tims played a very aggressive game in TNC's win over Fnatic in The International 7 Qualifiers. The spitfire playmaker finished with a KDA of 7/5/9.

RotoWire Analysis

Tims was roaming on his Nightstalker in the game. His rotations usually resulted in his death but the desired impact was definitely achieved. He helped Kuku secure multiple early kills against Qo which was a big part in their stomp. While Tims was too overaggressive at times, he made a lot of space for his team which they capitalized on.
Sam_H   O    TNC
Sam H played a quiet but effective game for TNC as they defeat Fnatic in The International 7 Qualifiers. The soft-spoken offlaner finished with a KDA of 3/2/8.

RotoWire Analysis

Sam H took Queen of Pain to the safelane. Though he is not normally known for that hero, he had some moments with QoP. He had an even early laning stage against Ahjit's Terrorblade. He then rotated often and early for his team as dealt a lot of damage for his team with his Ultimates. SamH could have done better in the latter stages however as he missed some Sonic Waves.
Raven   C    TNC
Raven played a good series for TNC as they destroy Fnatic in The International 7 Qualifiers. The consistent carry finished with a KDA of 7/0/18.

RotoWire Analysis

Raven took his Drow Ranger to the offlane against Ohaiyo's Bristleback. His last hitting in the early game was phenomenal as he did give his opponent any farm. He was seemingly always at the right place as he pushed towers and racked up the assists for his team. Drow Ranger is a risky pick but Raven did not die a single time so TNC managed to play that one to perfection.
Kuku   SM    TNC
Kuku was a god amongst men for TNC as he absolutely dismantled Fnatic. The midlaner finished with a KDA of 17/4/13.

RotoWire Analysis

Kuku did not get the best start against Fnatic, however, as he was forced to buy three early Healing Salves to stay in lane. But the gamble payed off in troves as his supports eventually rotated and they killed Qo several times. He eventually picked up the slack as once he got his levels and the extra points of damage from the Drow Precision Aura, he was beautiful to watch. He picked up several kills and was running circles around Fnatic as they could not lock him down.
Febby   S    Fnatic
Febby crashed and burn after an impressive run so far in the SEA Qualifiers against TNC. The Korean playmaker finished with a KDA of 1/12/7.

RotoWire Analysis

Febby was on the roaming Io in the match. He was often at the midlane trying to get Qo the good start. But his presence wasn't that effective as TNC's rotations against Qo were still succesful. Febby also committed too much helping his Bristleback instead of just stacking the Ancients. Normally a quality Io player, this just wasn't the game for Febby.
Ahjit   C    Fnatic
Ahjit had a very quiet showing for Fnatic as they were bested by TNC. The versatile carry finished with a forgettable KDA of 3/1/6.

RotoWire Analysis

He was on Terrorblade in the only game of the match-up. He was sent to the offlane in a 1v1 match up against SamH's Queen of Pain. He didn't dominate the last hitting department but he also didn't perform poorly. As his team struggled to stay in the game, AhJi was powerless to help his team ease the bleeding.
QO   SM    Fnatic
Qo was heavily contained by TNC in their match for a slot at The International 7. The explosive mid laner was limited to a KDA of 3/8/4.

RotoWire Analysis

Qo was on the Outworld Devourer on the lone match. TNC constantly sent heroes to gank him in the mid lane as his laning stage went terribly. He died multiple times and was often relegated at the bottom of his team's net worth chart. Qo did an admirable effort catching up as he still managed to grab a Hand of Midas. But it was all for naught as TBC were already too far ahead.
Ohaiyo   O    Fnatic
Ohaiyo picked the worst time to not show up for Fnatic as they were dominated by TNC. The veteran finished with a KDA of 0/7/7.

RotoWire Analysis

On the recently meta-dominant Bristleback, Ohaiyo's performance shows how the hero has fallen as of late. With less HP, in the early stages the hero can be punished and TNC did just that. He never got going and he died before getting anything done. 314 Gold Per Minute on your safelane player is never an encouraging sign.
YapzOr   S    Team Secret
Fan favorite YapzOr once again played with flair as Team Secret sweep LGD in The Summit 7. The roaming support finished with a KDA of 8/6/24.

RotoWire Analysis

YapzOr's Sand King in the series opener had a high-impact showing. YapzOr was roaming from an early stage and he gave LGD fits of trouble with his constant multiple-hero Burrowed Strikes. He eventually got his Blink Dagger at 17 minutes in and was just a beast for Secret. In Game 2, YapzOr was on his signature Rubick. In true YapzOr fashion, he was finding ways to steal the best spells available for him. His rotations were also on point, as he made sure that LGD's early-game lead would not escalate further.
MP   SMC    Team Secret
MP played a good Robin to MidOne's Batman in Team Secret's victory over LGD in The Summit 7. The unorthodox carry player finished with a KDA of 8/6/25.

RotoWire Analysis

MP's opening match on the Troll Warlord had an easy time farming in the early stages. His statline wasn't eye catching, but his contribution to his team after picking up an 11-minute Vladimir's Offering was undeniable. His nine assists definitely affirmed his contribution. In Game 2, he was on the meta-popular Venomancer. Oddly enough he struggled against Old Eleven early on, but he turned it around in the mid game, always being in the right place at the right time with his rotations.
MidOne   SM    Team Secret
MidOne continues to prove that he is one of the best players today with yet another impressive performance for Team Secret in The Summit 7. The Malaysian star finished with a KDA of 18/3/13.

RotoWire Analysis

MidOne absolutely dominated Maybe in both games of the series. His Dragon Knight was a definite mismatch against Maybe's Puck in the first game. He was surprisingly ahead in the early game, as his nine-minute Hand of Midas helped him take over. He eventually finished the game with nine kills, zero deaths, a Black King Bar, an Armlet of Mordiggian, and a Blink Dagger at the 21-minute mark. In Game 2, his Troll Warlord was again a force to be reckoned with as he won the early game anew. Luck was also on his side as his Bashes always came through when he needed it.
KheZu   O    Team Secret
Khezu played a pedestrian series for Team Secret in their dismantling of LGD in The Summit 7. The German off laner finished with a KDA of 3/7/23.

RotoWire Analysis

Khezu's Game 1 on the Earthshaker wasn't a particularly highlight-reel-worthy performance. He managed to get an 11-minute Blink Dagger, which was one of the best things going for him in the match. The good timing on the key item played a huge part in his seven assists. In Game 2, his Bristleback started off poorly. He picked up two early deaths and he really felt the recent nerf on the hero. He bounced back respectably in the mid game as he focused on farming and was eventually an asset to his team.
Victoria   S    LGD Gaming
Victoria was very rough around the edges for LGD as they were relegated to the Lower Bracket by Team Secret. The roaming support player finished with a KDA of 12/12/9.

RotoWire Analysis

Victoria played Nightstalker in both games of the losing series for LGD. In Game 1, his Nightstalker was mostly a non-factor as he barely contributed anything for his team. He did turn it around in the second game as he helped secure two early kills against Khezu's Bristleback. The early momentum helped LGD take control of the game, but costly mistakes in the end game hurt their chances.
Maybe   SM    LGD Gaming
Maybe was an underwhelming presence for LGD in their loss to Team Secret in The Summit. The high profile Chinese mid laner finished with a KDA of 4/5/12,

RotoWire Analysis

His opening game on the Queen of Pain definitely did not get the desired impact. He paled in comparison to MidOne's Dragon Knight in the early game and couldn't get any momentum for himself. His lone kill in the game was when the game was all but over for his squad. In Game 2, his Puck had a better time in the early game against Team Secret. He picked up a bunch of kills and went with a very early Dagonm, but he made a costly mistake in the late game that threw away his team's chances to force a deciding Game 3.
eLeVeN   O    LGD Gaming
eLeVeN played an erratic series for LGD as they were swept by Team Secret. The veteran finished with a KDA of 3/8/9,

RotoWire Analysis

In Game 1, eLeVeN went with the situational Legion Commander pick. He couldn't contest MP's farm, though he did end up with an acceptable 13-minute Blink Dagger. Unfortunately for him, his initiations were extremely shaky as he only picked up a single kill and 10 Duel Damage. In Game 2, his Enigma had a much better outing. His early farm was great, and he had several great Black Holes in the game, but in the end, he and his team were simply outclassed by Team Secret.
Ame   C    LGD Gaming
Ame was the steadying force for LGD as they succumbed to Team Secret in The Summit. The up-and-coming carry finished with a KDA of 10/6/11.

RotoWire Analysis

Ame's opening game on Terrorblade had him enjoy an excellent early game. He managed the most last hits by match's end, but it wasn't enough as his trust in his teammates was a little too much, causing him to be left hanging by his team often while overstaying his welcome in the frontline. His second game on the Weaver was more impactful. He was leading the net-worth chart early so he was set to take over. Ame managed 482 gold per minute and racked up nine kills.
Aui_2000   CS    Team NP
Aui_2000 played well in Team NP's 2-1 win over Empire at The Summit 7. He finished with an overall KDA of 9/13/36.

RotoWire Analysis

In Game 1 Aui_2000 played Treant Protector. Despite the recent nerf to Treant's movement speed, Aui_2000 still managed to be effective throughout all stages of the game. His early roaming helped secure NP's lanes, and he provided critical vision for them for the rest of the game. He finished with a 4/1/15 KDA. In Game 2 Aui_2000 played Undying. He wasn't able to be as effective as he was on Treant in the early game, and without a strong start, Undying really struggled to be effective. He finished with a 1/6/5 KDA. In Game 3 Aui_2000 played Clockwerk. He played well in the early game, which allowed him to remain relevant as the game dragged on past an hour. He created just enough space and chaos in fights for the rest of NP to succeed. He finished with a 4/6/16 KDA.
MSS   OSM    Team NP
MSS had a rough time but played well in Team NP's 2-1 win over Empire at The Summit 7. He finished with an overall KDA of 19/20/30.

RotoWire Analysis

In Game 1 MSS played Enigma. Apart from giving up first blood, MSS played a very good game. His uses of Black Hole were on point, securing the fight advantage for Team NP. Even when he didn't use Black Hole, his mere presence in fights was enough to cause Empire to play sloppily in fear of getting disabled. MSS finished with a 6/2/12 KDA. In Game 2 MSS played Batrider. He made some sick plays in lane, but gave up way too many mid-game deaths to have a major impact. Trying to Blink into Empire was certain death for MSS all game. He finished with a 4/9/3 KDA. In Game 3 MSS played Earthshaker. This was a rough game for MSS, but he managed to pull through when it counted. He gave up a lot of deaths but was still very impactful in teamfights. He finished with a 9/9/15 KDA.
Fata   SM    Team NP
Fata played a good series in Team NP's 2-1 win over Empire at The Summit 7. He finished with an overall KDA of 18/12/36.

RotoWire Analysis

Fata played Puck in Game 1. He had a pretty nice game apart from a couple of deaths from playing extremely cocky. Fata didn't manage to get many kills for himself, but he did lead NP in assists. Fata finished with a 3/3/16 KDA. Fata played Puck again in Game 2. He was much less impressive this time. He didn't do as well in lane, and his first few rotations went completely wrong. Fata wasn't able to control fights in the same way he was in Game 1 because Empire picked a much more elusive lineup. Fata finished with a 2/4/1 KDA. In Game 3 Fata played Queen of Pain. He played a very strong game to close out the series. The game lasted over an hour, but Fata managed to keep himself relevant for all of it. He scaled very well into the late game with a mixed damage build. He finished with a 13/5/19 KDA.
EternaLEnVy   SMC    Team NP
EternaLEnVy played well in Team NP's 2-1 win over Empire at The Summit 7. He finished with an overall KDA of 22/10/22.

RotoWire Analysis

In Game 1 EternaLEnVy played Medusa. He played a very solid game. This wasn't EternaLEnVy's most flashy performance, but Medusa isn't a very flashy hero. In fights EternaLEnVy did his job by using Stone Gaze and attacking anyone he could with Split Shot. He finished with an 8/2/9 KDA. In Game 2 EternaLEnVy played Sven. He struggled to actually hit Empire's heroes all game. There was too much mobility and disable on Empire's side for EternaLEnVy to really be effective. He was quite durable, but he usually finished fights as the only one alive on NP. EternaLEnVy finished with a 3/4/2 KDA. In Game 3 EternaLEnVy played Weaver. It was an extremely long game, lasting over an hour, but EternaLEnVy managed to keep his eyes on the prize for almost all of it. He was very elusive all game, using his mobility to pick apart Empire in fights and apply pressure across the lanes. He finished with an 11/4/11 KDA.