LCS Championship 2022 will determine the top three teams going to Worlds 2022 from North America

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LCS Championship 2022: Teams, Schedules, Scores & More

Sadakshi Kalyan Ramun
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Highlights
The North American league of LCS kicked off its LCS Championship 2022 on 20th August and it shall conclude on 12th September.
The event will crown one winner and the top three teams will be sent to Worlds 2022.
Here’s everything you need to know about the LCS Championship 2022.

Teams are stepping into high gear as the regular play of the Summer Split is over and the competition is heating up pretty quickly. Eight teams are left to fight for the number one spot in the North America League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) Championship 2022, the crowning event for the split and the one that decides the Worlds representative. The reigning Spring split Champion Evil Geniuses (EG) will look to defend its title and win back-to-back splits. EG ended the Summer split on a high note by placing first in the standings.

The LCS Championship 2022 is a double elimination bracket with exciting best-of-five (BO5) series and the culmination of the event shall take place in Chicago, Illinois. The event will see the crowning of the best North American team at the United Center in Chicago after a showdown on 10th and 11th September.

Here’s everything you need to know about the LCS Championship 2022.


A guide to LCS Championship 2022

The LCS 2022 Championship is the second installment of the LCS Championship. An LCS champion will be crowned and the Worlds 2022 representatives from North America (NA) shall also be decided. The top two teams make it to the Worlds 2022 main event and the third seed qualifies for the Worlds Play-ins.

LCS 2022 Summer Split

Format

  • The top 8 teams from the Summer Season participate

  • The top two teams start in Round 2 of the upper bracket

  • In Round 1 of the upper bracket, the third seed plays the sixth seed, while the fourth seed plays the fifth seed.

  • The number one seed chooses to play against either potential winner of 3rd vs 6th or 4th vs 5th before the Championship starts

  • The 7th and 8th seed teams start in Round 1 of the lower bracket

  • The LCS Championship is a double-elimination bracket

  • Matches are best-of-five

  • The top 3 teams qualify for the 2022 Season World Championship


Teams

The following are the top eight teams in North America that qualified for the Championship in that order:

  • Evil Geniuses (EG)

  • 100 Thieves (100T)

  • Team Liquid (TL)

  • Counter Logic Gaming (CLG)

  • Cloud9 (C9)

  • FlyQuest (FLY)

  • Team SoloMid (TSM)

  • Golden Guardians (GG)


Schedule

All the timings mentioned in the tables below are in CET and are subject to change.

Round 1 - Upper bracket

20th August

21st August


Round 1 - Lower bracket

25th August

26th August


Round 2 - Upper Bracket

27th August

28th August


Round 2 - Lower Bracket

1st September

2nd September


Round 3 - Upper Bracket Finals

3rd September


Round 3 -Lower bracket

4th September


Round 4 - Lower Bracket Finals

11th September


Grand Finals

12th September


Where to watch the LCS Championship 2022

Fans can catch the LCS Championship 2022 on the official LCS Twitch channel and stay updated with the league by following LoLEsports and LEC on Twitter.



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Sadakshi is the newest addition to AFK Gaming. As a passionate gamer and an ardent League of Legends fan, she brings her journalism experience to the esports scenes of LoL and Valorant


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