Before few hours the TI8 Chinese qualifiers come to an end, and Invictus Gaming managed to claim a spot at the biggest event of the year.
Invictus Gaming defeated LFY with 2-0 in the lower bracket TI8 Chinese qualifiers to clinch their spot at the most important Dota event of the year. And iG was the only team invited to the TI8 Chinese closed qualifiers, having successfully retained their roster which was locked in February.
Invictus Gaming have secured a slot at The International 2018 by taking down LFY. Congratulations.
— Wykrhm Reddy (@wykrhm) June 21, 2018
They barely were able to squeak through the group stage, but In the playoffs, iG looked to be in much better form. They dominated over FTD 2:0 and took one match off the new sensations of China —Team Serenity. Having been dropped in the lower brackets, they then faced off against LFY for the final remaining spot for the region at TI8.
Invictus Gaming’s roster:
Sun ‘Srf’ Runfa
Sun ‘Agressif’ Zheng
Lin ‘Xxs’ Jing
Ye ‘BoBoKa’ Zhibiao
Fu ‘Q’ Bin
For remember, Team Serenity is the first to qualify for TI8 this year after defeating IG with 2-1.