Kwangdong Freecs kicked off the 2022 LCK Summer season Break up with a dominant 2-1 victory over Hanwha Life Esports at the moment. In entrance of a returning dwell viewers, they confirmed sturdy execution of their compositions and an aggressive playstyle.
Hanwha tried to rely on their teamfighting abilities by taking ultimate-based compositions with champions comparable to Galio, Alistar, and Wukong. They have been profitable within the second sport with Karis’ Vladimir and OnFleek’s Viego, successful teamfights regardless of sturdy mechanical prowess from The Freecs gamers.
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In the end, although, The Freecs got here again stronger within the final sport after taking an early-game targeted composition, with jungler Ellim on Nocturne, and mid laner FATE on Twisted Destiny.
They executed early ganks to select up a gold benefit after which snowballed within the mid sport to take the aims from their opponents, earlier than lastly destroying the Nexus and incomes themselves their first victory of the cut up.
The group have proved they’re sturdy contenders after qualifying for the Spring Break up playoffs and returning with an unchanged roster. Kiin additionally showcased the complete potential of Gwen within the meta, incomes himself sturdy stats in video games one and three. He was additionally essential in sport two though they misplaced, efficiently locking down targets utilizing his final on Sejuani.
After a last-place end within the 2022 LCK Spring Break up, Hanwha Life made adjustments to their teaching employees with DanDy and Key becoming a member of the roster in April. They appear to have solidified their strengths through the break, as they confirmed clear coordination within the early sport and fascinating compositions to regulate to the meta.
“I feel they’ve what it takes to do nicely in Summer season,” The Freecs prime laner Kiin mentioned in an interview earlier than the sport, though he felt assured in successful the match.
Within the post-game interview, Destiny and Teddy mentioned they’re assured in adjusting to the brand new meta. “There are a number of teamfights, and it’s enjoyable as a result of I like fights. There are picks like Kai’Sa and Ezreal, and they’re match for me,” mentioned Teddy, who was voted MVP of sport one on the Daughter of the Void.
Destiny, then again, mentioned “with the patch, skirmishes and fights are so essential, it’s enjoyable to play however on the identical time, actually tough. As a result of it’s actually arduous to get a choose by your self as a result of opponents have extra well being and armor. It’s tough.”
In his subsequent matchup, Destiny will face off in opposition to his former group Liiv Sandbox on June 17 at 3am CT. In the meantime, Hanwha will attempt to earn their first victory in opposition to Gen.G on June 18 at 3am CT.