[Damwon Kia Park Ye-jin reporter] Ten teams participating in 2022 LCK Summer are expected to enter the new split and want to enter the world championship.
League of Legends Champions Korea (CEO Oh Sang-heon, hereinafter LCK) held a media day that reveals the determination and commitment of 10 teams participating in the Summer Split at the Roll Park LCK Arena located in the Grand Seoul in Jongno-gu, Seoul.
According to the results of Summer Split, a team is selected for the World Championship, and the team will be outlined for the LCK representative.
Participants’ opinions were divided into T1 and Damwon Kia when asked to select a team to win the summer split. The T1 set an unprecedented record of the regular league tradition in the last spring and showed a good appearance in this MSI, so the reason for the choice of T1 was that it would achieve good results for the summer based on that experience.
The teams who chose Damwon Kia highly appreciated the joining the top liner ‘Raccoon’. Jang Ha-kwon played a remarkable performance when Damwon Kia won the LCK Summer and the World Championship in 2020, and because he took a breath again in a year and a half after the jungler ‘Canyon’ Kim Gun-joo and the mid-liner ‘Showmaker’ He said he was looking forward to it.
There were also players who made a special determination. Freddd Brion’s jungle ‘Umti’ Um Sung-hyun said, All teams are important because they have the right to enter the World Championship on the results of the Summer Split, but I personally want to win against Zenji. Um Sung-hyun, who worked in the LCK in the uniforms of Jin Air Green Wings, KT Roll Stur, and Freddd Brion, won a set for Zenji, but he never won the game.
Choi Sung-hoon, director of the defending champion, T1, said, The better performance seems to be a consecutive win because it set a great record of winning the spring. We will try to achieve a continuous championship because we have been given time to follow the changing flow due to the patch.
The 2022 LCK Summer, which is played by 10 teams, will enter the campaign for three months as a match between Guangdong Prix and Hanwha Life e-sports on the 15th. The Summer Split winning team is the LCK No. 1 seed in North America and goes straight to the World Championship, and the championship point wines the second seed.