G2, one of the most prestigious teams in Europe, defeated the Mad Lions to become the strongest in the winter season. With this victory, G2, who achieved V10, secured the right to advance to the play-in stage of the international competition ‘2023 Mid-Season Invitational (MSI)’.
On the morning of the 27th (hereinafter Korean time), G2 defeated Mad Lions 3-0 in the ‘2023 LOL EMEA Championship (hereinafter referred to as LEC)’ winter season final held at LEC Studios in Berlin, Germany to win the championship. Thanks to mid laner Rasmus “Caps” Wynter’s special carry, G2, which has won 10 championships in its career, has secured a seed for the play-in stage of the 2023 MSI international tournament to be held at the Copper Box Arena in London, England in May.
It was expected to be a close match because it was a confrontation with the emerging strong Mad Lions, who had revived in the losers group, but at the beginning of the series, G2’s series of massacres unfolded. G2 dominated the battlefield with graceful picks and bans and overwhelming play in both the first and second sets. G2, who finished the match in 25 minutes with a 14,000 gold gap in the first set and monopoly of the dragon buff, drove Mad Lions to the brink in the second set with a similar match. In particular, the decision of Kled’s destination after psychological warfare caused great confusion in Mad Lions.
In the third set, G2 destroyed the Nexus after a 41-minute long battle. Unlike the 1st and 2nd sets, Mad Lions took the lead as ‘El Yoya”s Oh Gong successfully intervened in the line. The flow of Mad Lions greatly shifted to G2 around the 12th minute. The Mad Lions, who had been focusing on the top line, laid the foundation for the pursuit with a clean reverse gang. In the 13th minute, he made a successful dive that completely destroyed Jerry of ‘Karji’.
G2 collapsed in an open battle over objects, and Mad Lions took the lead again. It was ‘Caps’ that narrowed the gap by more than 6000 gold. In the 23rd minute, G2, who started chasing after acquiring multiple bounties, succeeded in balancing the gold and finished the game with a complete victory in the battle near the mid-line in the 41st minute. 메이저놀이터
‘Caps’ Rasmus Wünter, who was selected as the MVP of the finals by contributing greatly to G2’s V10, also achieved unrivaled achievements in the field of personal records. He tied for first place with 8 victories with European superstar Luka “Pucks” Perkovich.