FunPlus Phoenix Place First at League of Legends 2019 World Championship

FunPlus Phoenix Place First at League of Legends 2019 World Championship

FunPlus Phoenix Place First at League of Legends 2019 World Championship

2019 World Championship, the main League of Legends event of the year, has concluded with FunPlus Phoenix defeating G2 Esports, claiming over $830,000 in prize money.

The Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix started the competition in Group B, where they placed first after defeating GAM Esports (2-0) and breaking even with J Team and Splyce. In the playoffs stage FunPlux Phoenix outplayed Fnatic (3-1) in the quarterfinals, Invictus Gaming (3-1) in the semifinals and G2 Esports (3-0) in the grand finals.

Playoffs Bracket:

2019 World Championship was held on October 12 – November 10. The event was split into four stages held in three European cities, including Berlin, Madrid and Paris. The tournament’s line-up included 24 teams that competed for their stare of a $2,000,000+ prize pool.

Tournament Results:

Place Prize Team
1 $834,000 FunPlus Phoenix
2 $300,000 G2 Esports
3-4 $156,000 Invictus Gaming, T1
5-8 $89,000 Griffin, Fnatic, Splyce, DAMWON Gaming
9-12 $50,000 J Team, Cloud9, RNG, Team Liquid
13-16 $28,000 GAM Esports, HK Attitude, Clutch Gaming, ahq eSports Club
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