Immortals has eradicated Dignitas from the 2021 League Championship Collection Championship in a 3-0 sweep within the decrease bracket. Dignitas is the primary LCS workforce to be eradicated from the post-season and the third workforce to have its season finish after Counter Logic Gaming and FlyQuest did not qualify for the LCS Championship.
Because the seventh seed within the LCS Championship, Immortals started its post-season within the decrease bracket ready to attend for the loser of third seed Evil Geniuses and sixth seed Dignitas to drop down as IMT’s opponent. In a sideline interview through the match on the LCS broadcast, IMT head coach André “Guilhoto” Pereira Guilhoto instructed James “Sprint” Patterson that as a result of IMT anticipated EG to beat DIG, it basically had two weeks to organize for its match in opposition to the sixth seed.
Positive sufficient, DIG misplaced to EG 3-1, and IMT’s predictive preparation paid off.
IMT masterfully prevented DIG’s major win situation of AD carry Toàn “Neo” Trần and assist Zaqueri “aphromoo” Black, neutralizing the bot lane duo and at occasions permitting Quin “Raes” Korebrits and Mitchell “Future” Shaw to easily win the 2v2 outright.
IMT received sport 1 convincingly and sport 2 much more convincingly, and whereas DIG appeared to increase match level with a Baron Nashor securing following a choose on IMT mid laner David “Madness” Challe, an exceptional steal by jungler Andrei “Xerxe” Dragomir to shut out the sequence in dramatic style.
When Dignitas because the sixth seed and Immortals because the seventh seed within the LCS Championship, it could come as a shock at first look that IMT was not solely capable of win the sequence, however accomplish that in such a convincing style. Nonetheless, when each groups in summer time, the image turns into far more clear.
DIG completed the 2021 common season with a report of 23-22, superior to IMT’s 20-25, however DIG’s win complete was due largely to its sturdy efficiency in spring, together with a qualification for the LCS Mid-Season Showdown, primarily off of the again of jungler Joshua “Dardoch” Hartnett, who was let go by the group halfway by the LCS Summer time Cut up for behavioral conflicts. IMT’s 13-14 summer time report is barely superior to DIG’s 12-15, arguably coming into the sequence in superior kind.
Whereas DIG will watch the remainder of the LCS Championship from the sidelines, Immortals strikes on within the decrease bracket and can face off subsequent in opposition to the victor of Cloud9 and Golden Guardians, who play tomorrow on the opposite facet of the decrease bracket.
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