100 Thieves has punched its ticket to the League of Legends World Championship after defeating Evil Geniuses 3-2 within the 2021 League Championship Sequence Championship. 100 will transfer on to the subsequent spherical of the higher bracket whereas EG continues its post-season within the decrease bracket.
As a result of its second place end within the common season, 100 Thieves was given a primary spherical bye within the LCS Championship, the place it could watch for the winner of the match between the third seed and the sixth seed within the higher bracket. Because the third seed, EG proved it was superior to sixth seed Dignitas in a 3-1 win, sending DIG to the decrease bracket whereas shifting on itself to face 100 Thieves, which resulted in an epic 5 sport sequence with stellar particular person performs from each side.
In the end, 100 Thieves was in a position to edge out the sequence and have become he first North American staff to qualify for Worlds 2021, in addition to the fourth staff total.
League of Legends European Championship Spring Playoffs finalist Rogue was the primary staff to punch its ticket to China this fall, adopted by 2020 world champion DWG KIA and shortly after, LEC reigning champion MAD Lions.
If 100 Thieves can win its subsequent match in opposition to the winner of Crew Liquid vs TSM, who play tomorrow, then it’s going to full an undefeated run to the finals of the 2021 LCS Championship and assure a high 2 seed to symbolize North America on the World Championship. If not, 100 will drop to the decrease bracket whereas the remainder of the decrease bracket resolves.
First, Cloud9 will battle for survival within the decrease bracket in opposition to EG, whereas Immortals will do the identical on the opposite aspect of the decrease bracket in opposition to whoever loses the higher bracket match between Crew Liquid and TSM whereas the winner of the match ensures a spot at Worlds 2021. The 2 groups left standing within the decrease bracket will play for the ultimate Worlds seed and can then face off in opposition to both 100 Thieves or the winner of TL vs TSM within the remaining decrease bracket match.
The winner of the ultimate decrease bracket match will assure a high 2 NA seed for Worlds 2021 and can transfer onto the finals to face off in opposition to the one undefeated staff of the LCS Championship to see who will win the title and safe the first North American seed for the World Championship in China this fall.
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