Shahzeb “ShahZam” Khan took to Twitch to debate Sentinels’ disappointing consequence within the Final Likelihood Qualifier. Followers had excessive expectations because the group acquired the companies of esports veteran Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek.
Nonetheless, his aggressive return led to a loss after the North American group misplaced to The Guard 2-1 within the first spherical. They are going to now be positioned within the decrease bracket, the place they may meet the loser of the Shopify Rise up and Cloud9 match.
Chatting with his stream, ShahZam gave a retrospective evaluation of their first-round loss. He added that Dapr ought to have performed, earlier than exclaiming:
“That was a nasty mistake that value us the map.”
ShahZam expresses disappointment after Sentinels misplaced their first-round match
Shroud’s much-anticipated return didn’t go as deliberate. Regardless of the disappointing consequence, the match attracted peak viewership.
In response to Esports Charts, Sentinel’s match in opposition to The Guard shattered the earlier viewership file by a rustic mile. It garnered over 600K concurrent reside viewers.
Though Shroud carried out impressively, particularly by means of his triple kill to finish the primary map on Breeze, the group collectively failed to beat their opposition. Talking about it, ShahZam added:
“Really, it’s that Dapr ought to play. That was a nasty mistake that value us the map, it is true. But it surely’ll by no means occur once more, proper.”
“It is okay; it is simply okay, bro. You are gonna have issues that go your method and issues that do not go your method. Bro, I misplaced for a very long time until I received. It is actually nothing you are able to do however play higher subsequent time. That is it.”
Regardless of the loss, his spirits weren’t dampened. The 28-year-old additionally commented that losses occur, however the primary goal is to have enjoyable and revel in themselves.
Followers react to Sentinels’ first-round loss
Followers have been ready for the group to play since Shroud’s signing was introduced. The height viewership was a testomony to that reality.
Regardless of the loss, they shared their encouragement with the group. Listed below are among the feedback made beneath the YouTube clip:
Regardless of the loss, followers stay optimistic concerning the NA roster’s subsequent match, with most believing that they’ve made fairly just a few enhancements. Their decrease bracket match will happen on August 7.