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Well, this was a rude awakening for TNC Predator fans. The MDL: Chengdu Major 2020 Champions are in danger of not making it to the 3rd Major of the season after a poor showing on Day 3 of the ESL One: LA 2020 Major SEA Qualifiers.
The team had a dismal performance on Day 1, tieing both their matches 1-1 and ending the day with a 2-2 record, which sees them finish the day in 3rd place.
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TNC Predator continued to suffer from the same issues that have been plaguing them since the Outlanders Patch dropped. They are yet to figure out a proper playstyle and a strategy. It is clear that the team needs an experienced coach to help them with their drafts and strategy.
However, it should be noted that TNC Predator were in a similar position in the last qualifiers as well. They managed to turn it around on Day 2, winning 5 in a row to make it to the Major playoffs.
The team will need to win both their matches on tomorrow against Reality Rift and Team Adroit to stand a chance to move on to the Major playoffs. Currently, Mushi’s IO Dota are on top of the table with 3 points, with one series to go to close out the day.