Atlanta FaZe becomes the champion of the CDL 2021 Championship. Atlanta FaZe becomes the champion of the Call of Duty League 2021 Champions. They have defeated Toronto Ultra in an amazing Grand Finals matchup. Call of Duty League is the biggest Call of Duty tournament which takes place once a year. For the first time in Call of Duty Esports, CDL 2021 will be played on a PC + controller instead of the console. Challengers have been taken place on a cross-platform. A total of 12 franchise teams participated in the event where Atlanta FaZe emerged as the winner. Here is a quick recap of what took place on Championship Sunday.
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Call of Duty League 2021 Championship: Grand Finals
Despite a brief setback in the Stage 5 Major, FaZe were still ultimately the favorites to take the crown of the Call of Duty League 2021 Championship. While joining this tournament FaZe had the eyes of the world on them after holding the number 1 seed all season long. However they were up against Toronto Ultra, the only team to have beaten them in a Major final all season. This time, they knew this match would not be an easy one.
Atlanta FaZe has won the grand finals with 5-3 against Toronto Ultra. The grand finals of the CDL 2021 Championship has been played in the best-of-9 series. Here is a summary of the grand finals,
- Match 1 (Moscow) – Toronto Ultra Wins
- Match 2 (Express) – Atlanta FaZe Wins
- Match 3 (Raid) – Atlanta FaZe Wins
- Match 4 (Raid) – Atlanta FaZe Wins
- Match 5 (Miami) – Toronto Ultra Wins
- Match 6 (Garrison) – Atlanta FaZe Wins
- Match 7 (Raid) – Toronto Ultra Wins
- Match 8 (Apocalypse) – Atlanta FaZe Wins
💰 $2,500,000 AWARDED!
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Though Toronto managed to take the first map in the Best-of-9 series, FaZe quickly sprung to life as they managed to take three maps in a row. As predicted, Toronto did not make this match easy for them as they responded with an emphatic victory in the map 5 Search and Destroy to close the lead to 3 – 2. FaZe, however, responded in kind by winning the proceeding Control. Though Ultra attempted to stage a late comeback, thanks to some heroics from Bance and Cammy, it ultimately proved to be too much of a challenge for them as Atlanta FaZe managed to wrap things up in the map 7 Hardpoint.
Abezy becomes the MVP of the CDL Championships 2021. And he more than earned this accolade after the incredible season he has had.