Team SoloMid , from League of Legends, has won the champion trophy at the Intel Extreme Masters Katowice 2015 , after defeating Team WE 3-0 in the final . The one held in this Polish city represents one of the most prestigious tournaments, even the LCS having to be paused for its dispute. The American team thus manages to remove the thorn that the West had stuck after seeing how in previous competitions, such as the World Cups, the game of the Asian teams prevailed.
In the LoL discipline of this IEM Katowice 2015 , where eight of the best teams in the world have faced each other, the champion team has been Team SoloMid (TSM). Its members, Marcus ‘Dyrus’ Hill, Lucas ‘ Santorin ‘ Larsen, Soren ‘ Bjergsen ‘ Bjerg, Jason ‘ WildTurtle ‘ Tran and Jang-sik ‘ Lustboy ‘ Ham, have beaten Team WE in the grand final by an imposing 3 to 0 (Video intro of the final above).
The eight teams that made up the competition on Friday the 13th were: SK Gaming, Gambit Gaming, GE Tigers, CJ Entus, Cloud9, yoe Flash Wolves, Team WE and Team SoloMid . Of all of them, only one could reach the top, and that was TSM .
The road to the title was not easy, because in the semifinal they saw themselves tied at 1 against yoe Flash Wolves . They had to reach the third game to tip the balance in their direction. But the final has seemed more propitious to the North American team than the previous game. Team WE awaited them after beating GE Tigers 2-0 in the semi. The decisive game began and three series were enough to settle the game, playing on the last map for just over 25 minutes. TSM won 3-0 for $108,414 in prize money ; For its part, Team WE did not leave empty-handed, since the $30,000that awaited the second classified have been a reward to say the least.
Below you can see the three games that led to Team SoloMid being crowned the winner of IEM Katowice 2015 .