Top Esports took down EDward Gaming in the Lower Bracket Final to take revenge from JD Gaming in the LPL 2022 Summer Grand Final.
JD Gaming had great performances throughout the LPL 2022 Summer Split. Their biggest rival in the season was Top Esports for sure and the two teams will face each other once again. This time, it is for the LPL trophy. Last time, the winner was JD Gaming but things may be different!
After a strong end to the regular season, JDG concluded their run in second place, right after Top Esports. The Chinese organization’s playoff journey started in the fourth round, where they swept LNG Esports. JDG reached the semi finals of the tournament and faced Top Esports. The series went on both sides and after the fifth match, JD Gaming took down TOP Esports with a score of 3-2 to reach the grand finals.
JD Gaming Roster
On the other hand, Top Esports’ regular season performance was even better as they were the leader at the end. Top first surpassed EDward Gaming after a 5-game series but then fell short against JDG in the semi finals. However, their run did not end there as the grind continued from the Lower Bracket. TES swept EDward Gaming in the Lower Bracket Semi Finals and matched JDG in the LPL 2022 Summer Split Grand Finals.
Top Esports Roster
- Huang “Wayward” Ren-Xing
- Yu “Qingtian” Zi-Han
- Gao “Tian” Tian-Liang
- Zhuo “knight” Ding
- Yu “JackeyLove” Wen-Bo
- Wang “Zhuo” Xu-Zhuo
The battle is on September 9. It will be a classic BO5 and both teams have already qualified for Worlds 2022 to represent China.