Tonight saw the last group match of the Quake 3 ESL Major Series between Austria noctis and Germany k1llsen in the group D. The group stage is now finally over and the next step in the cup before the playoffs is the relegation round. While the 1st's of each group are directly qualified for the playoffs, the 2nd's and 3rd's still need to play an extra match to make their way to the double-elimination brackets.

Relegation round
Russia mouz`Cooller vs Belarus srs/rzr/cypher
Poland FF|PROX vs France blank|unity
France [M]strenx vs Germany k1llsen
Russia LaMz|k1llmaster vs Sweden a1r-r41d
All these matches are pre-scheduled to next Sunday 13:00 CDT, 14 June 2009.

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