The top tier cements its hold: LPL Week 5 Recap

RNG, Team WE, and EDG have created their own tier above the rest of China's competition.

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With this week’s results, it appears that Royal Never Give Up, Team WE, and EDward Gaming are all in a tier of their own above the rest of the competition in China. Snake Esports grabbed a 2-0 week, and on the other end of the spectrum, Vici Gaming went 0-2 and moved into last place in Group B.


Thursday, March 9

  • Oh My God 2-0 Vici Gaming
  • Snake Esports 2-1 Newbee

Friday, March 10

  • I May 2-1 QG Reapers
  • EDward Gaming 2-1 Invictus Gaming
  • Royal Never Give Up 2-0 Newbee

Saturday, March 11

  • Game Talents 2-1 Oh My God
  • Snake Esports 2-0 Vici Gaming

Sunday, March 12

  • QG Reapers 2-0 LGD Gaming
  • Team WE 2-0 I May


Group A

  1. Royal Never Give Up (7-1)
  2. Invictus Gaming (4-4)
  3. I May (4-4)
  4. Snake Esports (4-4)
  5. Oh My God (3-5)
  6. LGD Gaming (2-6)

Group B

  1. Team WE (6-2)
  2. EDward Gaming (6-2)
  3. QG Reapers (5-3)
  4. Game Talents (3-5)
  5. Newbee (2-6)
  6. Vici Gaming (2-6)

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