The World 2022 final, the United States League of Legends World, will be 100% Korean. This weekend, T1 of the three-time Faker world champion, and the DRX, by shooter Deft, won their respective semifinals games and will make a final between two of LCK’s most traditional eSports organizations, Lol’s Korean League. The big decision of the championship will take place on November 5 (Saturday), at 21h00 asília time.
On Saturday (29), the T1, which goes in search of the 4th world title in the history of the organization, did not learn of JD Gaming, China, and won 3-1. Although JDG started better in the MD5 series and won The first match, finished shortly before 40 minutes, T1 reacted from game 2, without allowing the recovery of rivals, and became the series with 34, 31 and 24 minutes wins, with Faker being the team’s highlight.
Three-time LOL champion in 2013, 2015 and 2016, T1 returns to a World final after 6 years. The team’s last decision had been in 2017. At the time, the team lost 3-0 to Samsung Galaxy, also in a duel between South Korean teams. Of all the players who defended T1 at the 2017 World Cup, only Faker remained, and Mid Later can become the first player in history with four LOL world titles in the curriculum.
Already on Sunday, DRX surprised favorite Gen G Esports, current LCK champion, and advanced to the grand final also with a 3-1 win. Although Gen G started better and won the first game quickly, in just 29 minutes, DRX recovered following and became the series to 3-1, with triumphs in 39, 30 and 37 minutes, respectively.
Owner of a LCK title and an MSI deputy in 2018, when the organization was still called King-Zone Dragon, the DRX reaches the first final of its history. The championship can also be the consecration of the winner of the shooter Deft, owner of two LCK titles, two LPL titles and a title of MSI, but that such as DRX will also play the first Lol Career final.