Gen.G and T1 won on Friday to remain tied for the best record in the League of Legends League Champions Korea (LCK) 2020 spring season at 12-2.
Gen.G, who lost 2-1 to T1 on Wednesday, bounced back with a 2-0 sweep of SANDBOX Gaming to open Friday’s play. In the day’s second match, T1 rallied past last-place Griffin 2-1, their fifth straight victory.
Despite T1’s victory over Gen.G earlier in the week, Gen.G currently have the tiebreaker for first place based on game differential (plus-19 to plus-16).
In the day’s final match, DAMWON Gaming swept Afreeca Freecs to win their third straight and maintain position for the fifth and final playoff berth.
Afreeca Freecs have lost five in a row. Griffin have lost 10 in a row since a 2-2 start, while SANDBOX have lost three straight.
The top five teams from the spring season will advance to the single-elimination playoffs, with the regular-season winner receiving a playoff bye into the final. The second- and third-place teams receive playoff byes into Round 3 and Round 2, respectively. All playoff matches will be best-of-three.
The winner clinches a berth in the 2020 Mid-Season Invitational. The event will include the top teams from every League of Legends region.
League of Legends LCK 2020 spring season standings, through Friday, with win-loss records and game-winning percentage:
1. Gen.G, 12-2, 79 percent
2. T1, 12-2, 72 percent
3. DragonX, 10-4, 66 percent
4. KT Rolster, 8-6, 50 percent
5. DAMWON Gaming, 7-7, 52 percent
6. Afreeca Freecs, 6-8, 43 percent
7. APK Prince, 4-9, 36 percent
8. Hanwha Life Esports, 4-9, 34 percent
9. SANDBOX Gaming, 4-10, 38 percent
10. Griffin, 2-12, 28 percent
–Field Level Media