T1 indications Keria as the team’s starting assistance for 2021|Dot Esports
The first prominent finalizing has hit the LCK, with T1 acquiring previous DRX support Keria for its starting lineup.
The 18-year old phenom made waves throughout 2020 as one of the best young assistances in Korea– he and seasoned ADVERTISEMENT bring Deft became a feared bottom lane in the LCK. With super star mid laner Chovy, the team had the ability to complete with back-to-back top-three surfaces during the Spring and Summer Season Divides.
According to Oracle’s Elixir, Keria led all LCK supports in KDA and eliminate participation portion during the 2020 Summer Split, while also having the most affordable typical share of group deaths in his function. He in fact led the whole league with 401 assists, which is 78 assists more than T1 support Effort.
At Worlds, DRX was placed into a group with the LPL’s TOP Esports, LCS’ FlyQuest, and the LCL’s Unicorns of Love– the Korean second seed received the knockout phase with ease, just losing to TES two times.
Sadly, DRX was matched up with eventual world champions DAMWON Video gaming in the preliminary of the playoffs. During the 2020 Summer Split playoffs, DRX lost against DWG in the Grand Finals, and this time was no different– Keria and his colleagues were swept in dominant style.
Keria will now be signing up with star ADVERTISEMENT bring Teddy in the bottom lane for T1. Considering that Teddy signed up with T1 at the end of 2019, he has been one of the finest marksman in the league. Last season, he led all LCK ADCs in KDA, with only 53 deaths through 42 video games.
With a star-powered bottom lane secured for the 2021 Spring Split, T1 may have sufficient firepower to challenge DAMWON when we lastly struck the new year.