Golden Guardians and PSG Talon each recorded a 2-0 victory on Saturday to advance to the final of the lower bracket in the League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational play-in stage.
Golden Guardians dispatched Rainbow7 following 25- and 23-minute wins on blue, while PSG Talon toppled LOUD after posting a 34-minute victory on blue and a 28-minute triumph on red.
Golden Guardians and PSG Talon will compete in a best-of-five battle on Sunday. The winner will join Bilibili Gaming and G2 Esports as qualifying teams for the playoffs.
The $250,000 Mid-Season Invitational’s bracket stage runs from May 9-21 with a top prize of $50,000.
Mid-Season Invitational prize pool
10th-11th: $7,500 — Rainbow7, LOUD
12th-13th: $5,000 — GAM Esports, DetonatioN FocusMe
–Field Level Media