VCS Istanbul 2022 group matches continue with the clash of KRU Esports and Xerxia. Rosters and recent results are presented below. 

KRU started their VCS run with a defeat from FPX. Before that they had 3 victories in the qualifiers of  the event. KRU won against FURIA Esports, KeyD and TBK. KRU roster is: 

  • NagZ;
  • Kenzit;
  • Deiz1k;
  • Mazino;
  • Klaus.

Xerxia Esports did not have a successful start in the tournament either. Losing to Xset, they now have to play against another out-of-form team. Earlier results were not impressive for XIA. They lost to FPX and Northeption in July. XIA's lineup is:

  • sushibooys;
  • sScary;
  • Crws;
  • foxz;
  • Surf.

KRU vs XIA betting tips

Teams have not met in the past. However, experts believe that KRU are in a better situation with less negative results since Summer 2022. Bookmakers at Pinnacle.com offer the following odds for now:

  • KRU win — 1.34;
  • XIA win — 3.06;
  • Map total > 2.5 — 2.33;
  • Map total < 2.5 — 1.56․

Note that the odds may change in real time.