EDward Gaming Emerges Victorious in China Evolution Tournament
The China Evolution Series, a highly anticipated tournament organized by TJ Sports and Riot Games, recently concluded its first act, Variation, with EDward Gaming (EDG) emerging as the champions. This thrilling event showcased the talent of eight top teams from the region, culminating in an exciting best of 5 match between EDG and Rare Atom.
EDward Gaming Dominates on Home Ground
Throughout the Variation act, EDG proved their dominance by losing only a single map, which happened during the Grand Final. Prior to the Bo5 match, the Chinese roster displayed their superiority with consecutive 2-0 victories against Trace Esports, Attacking Soul Esports, and FunPlus Phoenix. The exceptional performances of fan-favorite Zheng “ZmjjKK” Yongkang, better known as KangKang, in all four games during the main event were particularly noteworthy. Alongside KangKang, Zhang “Smoggy” Zhao and Wang “nobody” Senxu showcased their impressive skills, contributing to EDG’s success.
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KangKang and his squad have solidified their position not only as China’s best team but as one of the top contenders globally. This impressive victory serves as yet another testament of EDG’s ongoing domination in the esports scene.
China Evolution Series Act 1 – Team Ranking
Despite expectations for Bilibili Gaming to secure the second spot after EDG, the Chinese Valorant scene continues to witness the rise of new heroes. With the conclusion of the first act, here is the ranking of all eight teams that participated in the main event:
- EDward Gaming
- Rare Atom
- FunPlus Phoenix
- Trace Esports
- Bilibili Gaming
- Attacking Soul Esports
- Team Weibo
China Evolution Series Act 2: Selection
The forthcoming Act 2 of the China Evolution Series, known as Selection, is scheduled to commence on October 20, 2023. This stage will feature the top four teams from Act 1, namely EDG, Rare Atom, FPX, and Trace Esports, along with four additional squads from the Play-In stage. Fans can anticipate another intense clash of talent and strategy as these highly skilled teams compete once more.
The China Evolution tournament showcased the immense talent and competitive spirit of the participating teams. EDward Gaming’s victory solidified their position as a force to be reckoned with, not just in China but on the global stage as well. With each act of the tournament, the excitement continues to grow, and fans eagerly anticipate the next stage of intense gameplay. For the latest news and updates on VR gaming and esports, visit VR Game News.