Stats for the KappaMA and Blacklist as they've appeared on Tipify
A list of recent matches this team has played, green indicates a win and red a loss. Blue is a draw/cancelled
This is the first ever event that Rising Stars has ever hosted in North Africa, and one of the first to ever be put on the lounge and on HLTV. A little while ago though we saw a couple of these teams on the lounge and HLTV. A couple of those teams from the first event are back at it again, this time playing in the Rising Stars. Some of these teams include Viva Algeria, KappaMA and Hyper4mance.
I did mention before that we have seen KappaMA make an appearance in the last North African event, but that event was only a single elimination so we saw them play a total of just one time. Their match was against ‘Whisper’, and they lost 1-2. The map that they did take, it took them a lot of effort and went into three OT’s before they finally secured the map win. As for the other two maps, they didn’t put up much of a fight and lost both with scorelines of 9-16.
Since that match, there has been one roster change. -Stisoko, +vespeR.
According to the steam group though, the lineup is SKiNNY, YOSHy, vespeR, cactus, uRa. (?) Source: http://steamcommunity.com/groups/KappaMA
Not too sure if this is an error on HLTV’s side or if the steam group isn’t updated. but the 5 members of the steam group as admins are presumed to be the players playing in this match.
This team is coming in from Tunisia, and I honestly couldn’t find anything on them or their steam information. Their name is very common so just a general search won’t come up with their steam group. To add onto that, pretty much all of their names are vague and quite general too, so I can’t find anything on that. I’m sorry about that :/
Final thoughts and advice?
We have rarely any information on any of these teams, besides KappaMA participating in an event before and even now we aren’t 100% sure of the lineup that’ll be used for this match. To add onto that, I can’t find Blacklist or their players anywhere.
I don’t know what Blacklist has to offer skill wise, but KappaMA were good enough to get into the first North Africa event, I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that they are the more skilled team here. Betting on this match is basically betting blind however.
My odds for this match: KappaMA 60:40 Blacklist
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