the eighth day has ended , meaning the Group Stage come to an end with the Group D at League of Legends World Championship 2019.
The First Match
The Chinese squad Invictus Gaming is back with aggressive play by the jungler Gao “Ning” Zhen-ning. Ning is best known for carrying the team to the World Championship last year on aggressive picks like Camille. And today they defeated ahq Esports Club the second LMS seeded to catch the first win of the day.
The Second Match
Unfortunately for the NA team, one botched dragon attempt in the early game would seal Team Liquid fate with multiple kills heading over to DAMWON, the Korean team snowballed their lead with ease. DAMWON made good decisions throughout the match, effectively outplaying the NA representatives in every team fight. This loss is concerning for Team Liquid, they were tied for first place at the end of week one, but Invictus Gaming and DAMWON have both looked great in their first matches of the day.
The Third Match
Team Liquid the first LCS seeded defeated ahq Esports Club the second LMS seeded and the worst team in Group D to let them stay at the bottom of this group with 0-5 records.
The Fourth Match
After amazing match against Invictus Gaming, DAMWON Gaming have finally captured themselves a spot in the Worlds 2019 quarterfinals. The whole match was extremely back and forth, with both teams trading blows while they battled for supremacy. This could be the year that Korea exacts their revenge on the world after failing to reach to the Finals in 2018. Now the last match of the day will decide if IG or TL will advance to the Quarterfinals.
The Fifth Match
DAMWON Gaming the third LCK seeded has defeated the LMS squad ahq Esports Club who already eliminated from Worlds 2019 after them sitting at the bottom of Group D with 0-6 records without any win in Group Stage.
The Sixth Match
North America is out of the Worlds 2019 following Team Liquid’s defeat at the hands of Invictus Gaming. The defending champions have exacted their revenge for this year’s Mid-Season Invitational and have knocked out the region in the process. Team Liquid failed to show signs of life throughout most of their matches against groupmates DAMWON Gaming and Invictus Gaming, and it simply showed that these teams were on a different level than them all tournament. now the Team Liquid eliminated from Worlds 2019 and Invictus Gaming advance to Knockout Stage.
The playoffs begin with Knockout Stage on Saturday, Oct. 26.