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Honor of Kings Challenger Cup: GK Defeated KSG 4:1 in the Playoffs

By Weilin Li
Sep. 23, 2022 updated 07:10

The match between GK and KSG was held yesterday in the Playoffs for the 2022 Honor of Kings Challenger Cup. In the end, after five rounds of fierce battles, GK swept KSG 4:1 and entered the semifinals.

In detail, in game one of the match, initially, neither side was able to gain the upper hand, but after the mid-game, GK snowballed to an 8k lead in gold, securing a victory in this round.

GK Baishou earned the MVP Award in game one of the match.GK Baishou earned the MVP Award in game one of the match.

In the second game, GK Baishou on Lv Bu dominated the pace of the game. At 12 minutes, after GK’s Ge Ye launched an attack, Lv Bu launched an incredible ultimate, knocking Xiahou Dun out of the battlefield. Soon after that, GK killed Xiahou Dun. In the end, GK Baishou on Lv Bu ended 4/0/10, allowing his team to take the win in this round.

In game three, at six minutes, a pivotal moment took place when GK’s King of Lan Ling attacked Ying Zheng from behind and helped GK destroy a tower in the mid-lane. Following that, despite KSG hitting back by killing Gongsun Li in a 1v1, they failed to stop GK in the decisive last team fight, in which GK aced KSG. After winning this team fight, GK secured a victory in this round.

In the fourth game, KSG built a considerable advantage in the top lane and secured a quick victory within 13 minutes.

But in the fifth game, KSG failed to prevent GK’s growing advantage in the mid-game and, in the end, lost the match 1:4.

Schedule for the 2022 Honor of Kings Challenger CupSchedule for the 2022 Honor of Kings Challenger Cup