Fnatic Are the Winners of 2018 EU LCS Summer Split
2018-09-11

Fnatic Are the Winners of 2018 EU LCS Summer Split

Fnatic have become the winners of EU LCS Summer 2018 by defeating FC Schalke 04 Esports in the grand finals with the score of 3-1, receiving €80,000 in prize money and a spot at 2018 World Championship.

As Fnatic placed first in the group stage with the score of 13-5, they were seeded directly to the semifinals, where they defeated Misfits (3-1). On the other hand FC Schalke 04 Esports placed 3rd in the group stage, so the team started their way to the grand finals from the quarterfinals. In the playoffs they managed to defeat Splyce (3-2) and Team Vitality (3-1). The final series was played on September 9th. FC Schalke 04 Esports emerged victorious the first match, but Fnatic were fast to bounce back and managed to win the following three matches, becoming the winners of the €200,000 event. Team Vitality defeated Misfits in the 3rd place match and received 70 points, which was enough for them to qualify for Worlds 2018.

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place € EUR Points Team
1st € 80,000 Worlds Fnatic
2nd € 50,000 90 FC Schalke 04 Esports
3rd € 30,000 70 Team Vitality
4th € 20,000 40 Misfits
5th-6th € 10,000 20 Splyce, G2 Esports
7th-8th - - Team ROCCAT, Unicorns Of Love
9th - - Giants Gaming
10th - - H2k