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MTGO: Modern Daily tournament report

Modern tournament

MTGO Daily – Event #7218207

My deck:
ug infect banner



Lands: (19)
Verdant Catacombs
Misty Rainforest
Inkmoth Nexus
Cathedral of War
Breeding Pool
Overgrown Tomb

Creatures: (14)
Blighted Agent
Glistener Elf
Ichorclaw Myr
Noble Hierarch

Spells: (27)
Apostle’s Blessing
Gitaxian Probe
Serum Visions
Vines of Vastwood
Mutagenic Growth
Primal Bellow
Sideboard: (15)
Spell Pierce
Creeping Corrosion
Distortion Strike

Final score: 3-1, 9 points.   (6-5 on games)

Round 1 vs Jiramares (Storm)

Game 1:

I lose the die roll, he goes first.

Opening hand was unkeepable, mull to 6.

Keep Verdant Catacombs, Breeding Pool, Apostle’s Blessing, Serum Visions and two Noble Hierarch

Opponent’s Turn 1: Scalding Tarn, crack for a Steam Vents, Serum Visions (1 on top, 1 on bottom)


My Turn 1: (Draw Gitaxian Probe) Breeding Pool (18), Gitaxian Probe (16) drawing aGroundswell, Noble Hierarch


Opponent’s Turn 2Sleight of HandMisty Rainforest

My Turn 2: (Draw Primal Bellow), Verdant Catacombs, Noble Hirearch, Serum Visions (drawing another Gitaxian Probe, scrying a Gitaxian Probe and Breeding Pool, both to the bottom).  Probe him again (14)

His hand: Desperate Ritual, Goblin Electromancer, Past in Flames, Pyretic Ritual, Thought Scour.

Crack the Catacombs for a basic Forest, Glistener Elf (13).  Opponent cracks his fetch for an Island.


Opponent’s Turn 3: Goblin Electromancer, Misty Rainforest > Steam Vents, Pyretic Ritual into a Grapeshot (Storm 2) to wipe my board.

My Turn 3: Draw and play Verdant Catacombs.

Opponent’s Turn 4: Misty Rainforest, Desperate Ritual, Past in Flames, Pyretic Ritual, Manamorphose, Serum Visions, Sleight of Hand, Thought Scour, crack the misty for anIsland, Pyromancer’s Ascension, flashbackGrapeshot with a storm  of 8, putting me at 4, hit me for 2 with the goblin.


My Turn 4: Draw a Misty Rainforest, scoop.

Ok, now I know my opponent is playing storm.