Team WE reverse swept former League of Legends world champions Invictus Gaming today to close out the second week of the 2021 LPL Spring Split.
Jungler Jiang “Beishang” Zhi-Peng was crucial in Team WE’s domination in the second and third games, popping off on Taliyah and Pantheon. His combined KDA in the winning games was 12/1/12, showing how strong he can become if he gets an early lead. His impressive performance earned him both MVP votes.
This series began with a dominant first game from the IG roster. By the 10th-minute mark, the team was ahead by 3,000 gold due to their early neutral objective control and four-kill lead. As the game went by, the pace slowed with teams looking for a more defensive playstyle. But one mid-game fight won by IG helped them secure the first win of the series with jungler Peng “XUN” Li-Xun receiving the MVP vote for his Lillia.
Following the loss in the first game, Team WE adjusted their composition, focusing on picking up the Taliyah jungle. Following her recent buffs, she became a priority pick