SKT T1 entered the semi-finals of the World Championship in 2019 with a desire to fight and resolve to claim what was lost from G2.However, it was a heavy defeat at home of G2 Esports.
1. Game 1
A top game of control tactics, G2 and SKT did not focus on the fighting phase, but only made the move to take away the opponent’s turrets.
SKT constantly performs situations of controlling Baron, but Caps’ Ryze shows the ability to react horribly, as he constantly uses his ultimate to grab SKT’s turret, making it difficult for SKT.
Even when SKT had Baron, the safe G2 set up allowed G2’s strong team to reach the required strength, and with just one teamfight, they easily ended the game. to take the lead 1-0.
2. Game 2
After losing control, SKT switched skills. This tactic worked well in the early game, but the key to success came from Khan with Renekton.
The advantage continued to increase for SKT, but the downside of a short-sleeved lineup made it difficult for them to destroy the opponent’s tower. Only when Clid shone with the robbery the Elder Dragon, SKT rushed to wipe out G2, the score was 1-1.
3. Game 3
In game 1, Caps brought victory to G2, and in game 3, their star Perkz also spoke.
The tense game was maintained for 30 minutes, and the control-oriented gameplay was exactly the same as the first game was reproduced by both teams. During this time, Teddy’s with Kai’Sa was a prominent name in combat.
The final moments of the game were different, when fully items, Perkz showed great skill in holding and dealing damage in combat, bringing the victory for G2.
SKT had a great start when Faker performed too well with Qiyana. However, G2 Esports continued to prove unpredictable in combat situations.
Perkz’s Yasuo, despite having a low KDA, played a decoying and effective role in the 5v5 confrontation. With only W, Perkz almost completely countered SKT’s decisive decisive moves such as Varus with R, Elise with E, or Nautilus with Q.
SKT’s dream of Worlds was completely destroyed when Faker had a bad tackle at the 30th minute, after using everything without destroying Perkz, Faker’s Qiyana did not retreat, let G2 jump in to destroy, resulting in a failure of SKT.
G2 regained the game, SKT’s attacking lineup completely helpless in front of G2’s resistance frame, so that the consecutive failures in the fight officially brought SKT home, the semi-final match ended. with a 3-1 win for G2 Esports.
With this victory, G2 Esports has for the second time in a row defeated SKT T1 at a Bo5 match in the international tournament, and they will enter the Final match against Fun Plus Phoenix.