JD Gaming has become the first team to secure their spot in the 2023 League of Legends World Championship after defeating Bilibili Gaming in the upper bracket finals of the LPL Summer Split on Jul. 30. This victory solidifies the rivalry between these two teams, as they have faced off in two grand finals already this year.
With an impressive performance against Bilibili, JDG showcased their dominance in the LPL playoffs and sent a clear message to the other teams vying for a World Championship ticket. Their exceptional mechanical skills, combined with strong team synergy and a deep understanding of macro gameplay, serve as the foundation for their success.
Despite being just one series away from securing the LPL title, JDG will still need to face Bilibili again, as their rivals have a chance to take them down in the upcoming match against LNG Esports on Aug. 1. Bilibili will be determined to reach the grand final and prove that they can defeat the MSI winners.
The LPL Summer Split grand finals are scheduled for Aug. 5, and fans can catch the official broadcasts on Twitch and YouTube. This intense competition between JD Gaming and Bilibili Gaming has captivated League of Legends fans throughout the season, and it shows no signs of stopping.