DarkZero faces off against Excelerate on Monday in the Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege Invitational
DarkZero acquired the SK Gaming roster in November of 2018 which placed third overall in Pro League Season 8 and 4th at DreamHack Montreal.Dark Zero holds a W-D-L of 2-1-0 which is good for seven points and a tie for second place. DarkZero won their first matchup against Rise 7-4 on and then kept the ball rolling with a 7-5 victory over Rogue. DarkZero then stumbled against SpaceStation Gaming where they were up 4-1 and ultimately gave up too many rounds resulting in a 6-6 tie. DarkZero were a second away from being up 5-0 against SpaceStation Gaming but could not defuse the bomb before the timer ended resulting in the round loss.
Excelerate sits in 6th place with a W-D-L of 1-0-2. Excelerate started the qualifying rounds in bad fashion losing to Reciprocity 2-7 and Evil Genuises 1-7. When it seemed like Excelerate could not get anything going they played Orgless where Excelerate went up 5-0 before ultimately winning 7-3.DarkZero holds a map round differential of +5 while Excelerate is at -7. DarkZero has yet to lose in the qualifying rounds and don't expect them to start now against Excelerate.