After a month of competition in which the 22 best League of Legends teams in the world have faced each other , the South Korean team DAMWON Gaming has risen as champion of the Worlds 2020 tournament . They did so after defeating Chinese team Sunning 3-1 in an intense match that took place this Saturday in front of 6,000 fans at the Pudong football stadium in Shanghai .
The so-called Summoner’s Cup , the trophy of this tournament organized by the game developer Riot Games , has returned to the hands of a South Korean team three years after their last victory. The game was decided on the fourth map, after DAMWON sentenced the 2-1 lead.
The South Korean organization started as the favorite after an impressive record of 34 victories throughout the season , a figure with which they are on a par with their compatriots SK Telecom T1 , considered the best League of Legends team of all time. .
On the tenth anniversary of the Worlds tournament , which according to Riot Games gathers more than 100 million viewers over the course of a month , the LCK (League of Legends Champions Korea) has regained the title of champion in this popular sport after two years dominance by Chinese teams.
On this occasion, this event that every year fills large stadiums and has a spectacular concert, has had to be held with reduced attendance due to the security measures that the organization has had to take due to the COVID-19 pandemic.