Right here’s our up to date Energy Rankings following the second Main of the season.
The second Main of the 2021 Name of Responsibility League season introduced some distinctive matches. Toronto Extremely took residence the title, and precipitated an enormous shakeup in our Energy Rankings whereas doing so.
12. Paris Legion (-1)
Paris Legion have been despatched residence immediately in Main 2 following a 3-0 sweep from LA Thieves. They’ve been inconsistent to date this season, and in the event that they want to compete for Champs, a change could also be wanted.
11. London Royal Ravens (+1)
London Royal Ravens have been additionally despatched residence after their first match by the LA Thieves. Nonetheless, they managed to get two maps. The resilience from the Thieves noticed them reverse sweep, and ship the Royal Ravens packing. London’s outcomes are right down to their SMG’s. When Zed frys, Dylan frys, however we’re but to see London dominate with out huge video games from these two.
10. Los Angeles Guerrillas (-4)
From beating FaZe at their Residence Sequence, to dropping 3-0 to Florida, this was a Main to overlook for the Guerrillas. A poor efficiency despatched them residence after only one match in a blisteringly fast 3-0. The Guerrillas have expertise and most undoubtedly expertise, however evidently groups have began to determine them out.
9. Florida Mutineers (-)
Whereas they beat the Guerrillas, that is so far as Florida’s Main run went. A 3-1 from Seattle Surge knocked them out, and finally resulted in a change. Slacked has been dropped. Who joins the Mutineers? We’re unsure but, we count on a participant corresponding to Saints, Decemate and even sub Havok to affix someday this week.
8. Seattle Surge (-1)
The Surge made a very good run within the Main, they usually can really feel optimistic heading into the halfway stage of the season. Prestinni is feeling good, and a sizzling Prestinni is one thing that not many gamers ever wish to face. If he continues to dominate, Surge is usually a darkish horse group.
7. LA Thieves (+3)
After making a stable Losers Bracket run, LA Thieves transfer as much as seventh. The addition of Drazah to the roster has undoubtedly helped the Thieves. Nonetheless, this might simply simply be a honeymoon interval for the Main. Whereas the talk round positionless COD may very well be had for hours, Kenny dominated within the Primary AR position, and that may very well be his spot for the remainder of the season.
6. New York Subliners (-3)
The New York Subliners have been swept out of the Main in two 3-0’s to the fingers of Dallas Empire and the LA Thieves. Clayster struggled in his sequence towards Dallas, and whereas they tried to struggle again towards the Thieves, Kenny stood sturdy and dominated. Is it time for a change on the Subliners? We predict so. HyDra deserves a spot on this roster, we’ve seen what younger european expertise can do already this yr, and he can have the identical affect.
5. Minnesota ROKKR (-1)
Minnesota ROKKR have been concerned in two extraordinarily shut sequence, profitable one Recreation 5 Spherical 11, and dropping one. The Main appeared like an entire flip for ROKKR, their Hardpoint seemed nice, whereas their SnD was lacklustre. One factor that stood out was Connect’s affect on the squad. If he has a nasty sport, ROKKR wrestle, so they should discover a solution to win with out counting on Connect.
4. OpTic Chicago (+1)
Whereas they have been knocked out in Prime 6 on the Main, OpTic Chicago look drastically improved. Their Search and Destroy seemed nice this week, and this can be a large enchancment. They have been extraordinarily unfortunate towards ROKKR, however we count on them to bounce again in Stage 3.
3. Dallas Empire (-1)
Dallas Empire are in a tricky spot proper now. Whereas they give the impression of being nice, and might problem for Championships, FaZe simply appear to have their quantity. Huke must return to the heights of his Stage 1 performances. Whereas Shotzzy has stepped up, for Empire to win, Huke must be on the MVP stage we noticed earlier within the yr.
2. Atlanta FaZe (-1)
Atlanta FaZe are lastly knocked off the highest spot after dropping within the Stage 2 Main Grand Remaining. That they had a nasty day, and no group can win each match. Nonetheless, their teamwork undoubtedly must be labored on going into Stage 3. Whereas FaZe more than likely will win each gunfight, Toronto proved that their teamwork can outperform straight expertise within the Remaining.
1. Toronto Extremely (+7)
The European squad of Toronto Extremely are one of the best group within the sport proper now. Their teamwork was unbelievable, and each participant was dominating throughout the board on Championship Sunday. Bance’s Participant of the Stage efficiency was distinctive, and the second ever European Main winners have been topped. Extremely can be powerful to beat on this type, so they should preserve this up in Stage 3.