League of Legends World Championship 2015 – SKT vs KOO Finals
The League of Legends World Championship 2015 has come to an end with the Korean team SKTelecom T1 taking the Summoner’s Cup as the 2015 World Champions. This is the second time in three years that SKT became the World Champions, after a victorious performance throughout the World Championship. SKT had only one defeat in the 2015 Worlds, the one in the Finals with KOO.
On 31 October 2015 in Berlin Germany, in a best of 5 series, SKT won the League of Legends 2015 World Championship and defeated the also Korean Koo Tigers after four games. The final result of the SKT vs KOO Tigers match up was 3-1. SKT’s top laner “MaRin” was named the World Championship 2015 MVP. In the three out of four games he played his favorite champion Rumble. SK Telecom T! Top “Marin” changed to Gnar in the fourth game.
SKT tried to find a top champion that would be good for team fights and chose Rumble as the one to make it work. The top was also the last pick of SKT, so it shows that the position was very strategic for the SKT to make the difference.
League of Legends World Championship 2015
Sixteen teams divided into four groups contested in best of five matches and knock out stages. The 2015 Worlds were held in Europe this October. Group Stage, Quarterfinals, Semifinals, and Final showdown were held in different cities within Europe; Paris, London, Brussels and Berlin.
The two korean teams SKT T1 and Koo Tigers made it to the grand finals of the League of Legends world championship 2015. SK Telecom T1 is a Korean professional gaming team based in South Korea and is currently the only team winning World Championship twice. The Roster is MaRin on Top, bengi & T0M are Junglers, Faker & Easyhoon are Mid, Bang is AD, Wolf is Support and Scout is Sup/Mid. SKT players Faker and bengi are now the only two-time World Championship winners.
KOO Tigers is a Korean League of Legends team that was founded in November 2014. At the start of the Spring Season they were GE Tigers and were on May renamed to the current name Koo Tigers. The teams were not strange one to another as they had also matched up in the Champions Spring 2015 with SK Telecom T1 taking the 1st place and Koo Tigers the 2nd place.
The two teams had faced eachother many times in the past and obviously SKT planned their game on what they did before with KOO.
Do you have any favorite plays and moments from the League of Legends World Championship 2015 SKT vs KOO Grand finals ?