Team SoloMid punch ticket to LCS playoffs last
Team SoloMid completed their march through the lower bracket with a 3-2 win over Team Liquid and advanced into the champion round of the League of Legends Champion Series’ Summer Season Split– North America playoffs on Saturday.
TSM lost in the opening round of the playoffs, however have actually now won four straight matches in the lower bracket. Saturday’s win assurances a certifying quote for the World championship, scheduled to start Sept. 25 in China.
The loss leaves Group Liquid out of the championship round, however they acquire automated entry into the Worlds play-in occasion in China.
Team SoloMid won the opening match in 36 minutes, from blue, before Group Liquid posted back-to-back map wins– in 36 and 35 minutes– on blue and red, respectively.
TSM fended off elimination with a 50-minute success on blue, and after that clinched it with a 42-minute win on red.
Soren “Bjergsen” Bjerg was named the match MVP. The Danish mid-laner piled up 13 kills, only four deaths, and 24 helps during TSM’s three winning rounds.
Team SoloMid face FlyQuest in the playoff finals on Sunday. FlyQuest beat Team Liquid in the upper bracket last on Aug. 30 to earn their area.
League of Legends Championship Series’ Summer season Split playoffs results: