The second Six Major win in a row brings W7M one step closer to the perfect R6 season

With a 3-1 win over LOS in the Rainbow Six Siege At the grand finale of the Atlanta Major, W7M have now won every major in the cycle, and their eyes now turn to the crown jewel in every player’s trophy cabinet: the Six Invitational, a world title, and lifting the hammer.

Although it is by far the most advanced region of modern times siege, a Brazilian team has only lifted the hammer once. Ninjas in Pajamas took the title over Team Liquid in the COVID-19-hit SI in Paris.

W7M’s victory today means that Brazil is now tied for the most major victories with Europe, with four each. However, when it comes to SI wins, Europe leads the way with three wins, tied with North America. At both the Copenhagen Major and the Atlanta Major, the only majors held in 2023, Brazil was the only region to reach the grand final.

Not only have W7M won two majors in a row, their status as a grand finalist at SI 2023 – the final event of the 2022 cycle – means they have been in the grand final of every single prestige event in the last 12 months. W7M was once considered an up-and-coming company R6 Kader plays a fast, aggressive style siege that had the potential to upset better squads. Now they are clearly the favorites to win a world title.

Their next goal is to finally win a World Cup.

Their opponent, LOS, also from Brazil, battled through the last-chance qualifier and made a miracle run to the grand final. To reach the grand finals, they fought their way through the NA DarkZero roster as well as against one of Latin America’s most successful teams: FaZe Clan.

Fittingly, the next prestige competition is coming up Rainbow Six Siegethe Six Invitational, will take place next year from February 13th to 24th in São Paulo, Brazil.

Subhankar Mondal

Subhankar Mondal is a Nytimas U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. Subhankar Mondal joined Nytimas in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing: mondal@nytimas.com.

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