In the second round mathcup of this split’s LPL playoffs, Weibo Gaming topped EDG and knocked them out of the playoffs.
After Suning’s rebranding process was done, the organization competed in their first ever LPL season. The Chinese team managed to become the leader of the standings for many weeks and joined the playoff race from the second round. Weibo Gaming topped the latest Worlds winner, EDward Gaming and advanced to the third stage to face JD Gaming.
Weibo Gaming LPL 2022 Roster
- Kang “TheShy” Seung-lok
- Le “SofM” Quang Duy
- Xiang “Angel” Tao
- Tang “huanfeng” Huan-Feng
- Luo “ON” Wen-Jun
- Hu “SwordArt” Shuo-Chieh
Kang “TheShy” Seung-lok had incredible performances throughout the series. The South Korean player won three MVP awards in four games, missing only one in their only loss. Lee “Scout” Ye-chan tried his best to carry his team on his shoulders in the third game to get a win. However, it wasn’t enough for the side of EDward Gaming. Weibo Gaming closed out the series in four games, with a score of 3-1.
EDward Gaming LPL 2022 Roster
EDward Gaming’s LPL 2022 Spring Split performance hasn’t been the best for them. The organization managed to lift the Worlds trophy last year and kept their entire roster to dominate the scene for another year. Things didn’t go as planned as EDward Gaming’s Spring Split run has come to an end.
On the other hand, Weibo Gaming’s journey continues as the team will face JD Gaming in the third rounf ot action. According to the LPL format, the winner of that series will face Royal Never Give Up in the fourth round. The winner of the entire playoff tournament will grant a ticket to this year’s MSI.