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Evil Geniuses Sweep 100 Thieves in Most One-Sided LCS Closing Of All Time

The NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas erupted in celebration as Evil Geniuses (EG) claimed its first League of Legends Championship Sequence (LCS) trophy by successful the 2022 Spring Break up in a fast 3-0 sweep over 100 Thieves. That is the quickest ultimate within the historical past of the LCS and following this, Evil Geniuses has cemented its spot on the Mid-Season Invitational (MSI). After a really hype opening ceremony anchored by Tyler “tyler1” Steinkamp, the Finest-of-5 (BO5) sequence lived as much as the expectations of the followers. The viewers witnessed fancy tower dives, scorching multi-kills and immaculate team-fighting on this sequence between Evil Geniuses and the defending champions 100 Thieves.

Notably, that is the primary LCS title for Evil Geniuses, a group that has been lauded this break up for its roster full of North American expertise.

EG funnels gold into Jinx to assert Recreation 1

Recreation 1 of the Finest-Of-5 (BO5) was action-packed and bloody. Simply inside minutes of the sport begin, the bot-lanes of each the groups have been buying and selling punches backwards and forwards, however a clear setup by Choi “huhi” Jae-hyun Renata on 100 Thieves’ aspect helped safe a kill on EG Kyle “Danny” Sakamaki at 2.half-hour within the recreation.

The Renata proved very efficient as she arrange an excellent gank on mid and helped the group get one other early kill on the mid-lane. 100T gave away its early recreation lead with poor timing on the primary dragon as Danny’s Jinx picked up two fast kills. Kim “Ssumday” Chan-ho on the Aatrox obtained two beneficial kills on the first Herald battle and helped shut out the gold hole that EG was steadily rising.

With the second Herald pickup, EG funneled solo tower gold and kills into the Jinx, serving to her scale nicely into the scary late-game monster that she is. At 25 minutes once more, EG gained a gold benefit of 1.6K, due to the stainless positioning of the Jinx and Philippe “Vulcan” Laflamme on the Tahm Kench. After a well-coordinated group battle at 28 minutes, EG secured the Baron Nashor, and to make issues worse for 100T, Kacper “Impressed” Słoma additionally stole away the Mountain Dragon. Following this, EG marched down the mid-lane and broke down the nexus at half-hour.

Evil Geniuses received Recreation 1 in 30:32 minutes

23-minute win for EG in Recreation 2

The second recreation of the sequence was lots slower than the primary one however the backside lanes of each EG and 100T continued to maintain it spicy with their fixed trades. The Mordekaiser choose on the highest lane for Jeong “Affect” Eon-young towards the Ornn tank additionally proved to be very efficient for EG. 100T picked up two kills on the highest lane and obtained an early gold benefit, due to a well timed roam by the Nautilus assist. After a group battle victory at quarter-hour in-game, EG got here up on prime with a gold lead of 1.8K, which it translated into the primary dragon of the sport.

100T simply couldn’t discover a response to the tempo of EG as the highest aspect of the map fell in a short time. At 20 minutes, the EG squad had a gold lead of 7K gold with the Mordekaiser enjoying a significant function in group fights and shredding down the tanks. The facility farming by Can “Nearer” Çelik didn’t bear fruit on this recreation because the Jarvan IV got here out on prime within the match-up together with his group preventing energy and ganking capacity.

Following this, EG prolonged its gold lead by securing Baron Nashor and taking down towers. 100T’s nexus fell down at 23 minutes and EG moved one step nearer to claiming the LCS title.

Recreation 2 breakdown

Quadra kill for Danny in Recreation 3

100T selected to play the Blue aspect in Recreation 3 of the 2022 LCS Spring Finals. As soon as once more, the underside lane continued to be the focus as each the duos traded aggressively, nevertheless it was 100T that secured the primary blood on the Nautilus assist. Vulcun picked up a double kill on the enemy bot lane after Ian Victor “FBI” Huang on Zeri dove Danny beneath the tower at 8 minutes within the recreation.

Following this, 100T managed to choose up with the primary dragon of the match. Felix “Abbedagge” Braun picked up a vital kill on Gnar with a well-timed roam as much as the highest lane, nevertheless it was offset by a misplay by FBI, who overstayed his welcome after an excellent group battle.

EG continued to mess around Danny as Impressed summoned the Herald within the bot-lane, serving to the duo safe some turret platings. Joseph “jojopyun” Joon Pyun on the Viktor additionally stored pressuring mid by crashing waves into the tower and farming up nicely.

EG’s prowess in group preventing helped the group safe the second Rift Herald and a 4.8K gold benefit. At 18 minutes, 100T misplaced its mid-lane inhibitor tower and its tier 2 bot tower. Danny picked up a quadra kill and EG closed out the sport at 24 minutes, to assert its first ever LCS title.

EG decimated 100 Thieves 3-0 within the sequence which lasted simply 1 hour, 18 minutes and 27 seconds in whole. This made it the quickest LCS ultimate in historical past.

Now, EG will likely be going up towards G2 Esports and ORDER in Group C within the 2022 MSI which is scheduled to start on tenth Could.


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