The ESL Mortal Kombat X Pro League Season 3 Finalists Have Been Named

Posted on Jun 7 2016 - 5:10pm by Kyle Y

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The Season 3 finalists have been announced for the Mortal Kombat X ESL Pro League. The finals will take place this Sunday, June 11th in Burbank, CA where the 16 finalists will compete for a $200,000 prize pool in front of a live studio audience.

Sonic Fox (Season 1&2 undefeated champ), Scar (Season 2 finalist), Dragon, PerfectLegend, A F0xy Grampa, Raptor, Boki, Hayatei, IrishMantis, Jupe, Madzin, Crathen, BeyondToxin, Sakr0n, St9rm, BenHeeyGe0rge are moving on to the Finals.

Season 3 has had its fair share of intense moments, such as:

·         In a shocking week where veterans SonicFox, Scar, WoundCowboy, and Biohazard were all eliminated prior to the Top 8 broadcast, Dragon took the Week 4 grand finals with an impressive Brutality against fierce competitor Toxin.

·         WoundCowboy’s epic match against current ESL champion and fellow teammate SonicFox, which resulted in a 2-2 tie and subsequent decisive match where WoundCowboy prevailed with a flawless victory.

·         The epic rivalry between Raptor and Dragon came to a head during the week 6 grand finals, where a narrow 2-2 standoff led to a mistake by Raptor, giving Dragon the grand final win.

·         A tense matchup between Scar and Hayatei in the week 7 grand finals, where Scar demonstrated quick adaptability with a switch-up of characters between Hat Trick Kung Lao, Smoke variation Triborg and Cover Ops Sonya, taking a 3-2 win over Hayatei.

·         Toxin and WoundCowboy went head to head in week 8, but Toxin could not be stopped and solidified his place in the Season 3 finals.

Fans wanting to catch the finals event live in Burbank can purchase tickets here or catch it live on Twitch.tv.

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