The quarterfinal match between Faze and Cloud9 resulted in a very strong match between the two teams. The rematch between the Major finalists eventually ended up going the way of Faze Clan, but the matches were extremely close. The final map saw the odds go from one side to the other with both teams having a close chance to win the match.
Momentum CS is the hardest opponent to deal with.
— Peter Rasmussen (@dupreeh) March 2, 2018
Momentum plays a very important role in the performance of a team during the upcoming round. We saw Cloud9 remove their headsets several times after winning crucial rounds.