The League of Legends World Championship, also referred to as the Worlds, is a competition between the strongest professional league teams in the League of Legends video game, held by Riot Games since 2011. The tournament is held annually, usually in the fall (September - October), after the end of the summer split, the only exception is Season 1 Championship, which took place in the summer of 2011.
What is League of Legends (LoL)?
League of Legends is a multiplayer online battle arena video game that has been around for over 10 years. The rules are simple, the essence of the game lies in the battle of two teams of five people. A team only wins the match when their opposition's Nexus is destroyed. This is the primary objective in every LOL game. League of Legends has servers all over the world and is a huge success with players. During the existence of the game, a large community of players, streamers and e-sportsmen has formed. In the early years of its existence, League of Legends became an e-sports discipline. The first official One Season Championship was organized by the developers of the game Riot Games and took place in 2011.
League of Legends tournaments
9 years have passed since the first official League of Legends tournament, and since then, League of Legends has changed a lot as esport. Initially local competitions have become larger, and the World Championship gathers huge stadiums of fans. The tournament is followed every year by millions of fans around the world. The World Championship is usually held in the fall and preceded by local competitions, so the winners participate in the championship.
The Continental League is different for each region, and at the end of the qualifying competitions, one or more teams are qualified for the championship. There are 2 summer splits a year. The winner of the spring one goes to the international tournament Mid-Season Invitation, the team that won the summer split goes to the preliminary stage of the World Championship.
Major Esports Teams and LoL Players
The recognized world leaders in the League of Legends discipline are the Korean teams, although in recent years China has taken the palm. For several years in a row, the Korean team SKT Telecom1, which included Faker, was the undisputed favorite, but in 2019 the Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix took the cup.
How do I bet on League of Legends in esports?
League of Legends is an eventful game, so bets are varied. There are several of the most common options:
A bet on winning the map. The bet is to win one specific map within a series of up to 3 wins
Bet on the winner the match, i.e. on the winner in a series of maps
Bet on the first blood, so first team to kill in the game is the winner
Handicap bet on maps
Bet on total maps
Basic betting strategies for League of Legends
First of all, you need to get acquainted with the main favorites of the season and see which teams have strong players who have shown themselves in past championships.
It is also recommended to focus on one region in order to identify the strongest and most promising team. In addition, take into consideration all factors, which may influence final outcome: meta, the composition of the teams and their playstyle, etc.
Step-by-step instructions on how to place a bet on CS in bookmaker 1win
Sign up on the 1win bookmaker's website and make a deposit | link: Place a bet
In the Live or Line tab, select League of Legends and find the match of your interest
Choose a forecast, odds and a bet
Place a bet on LoL
If you win, you can withdraw money in any convenient way or continue playing
2019 World Championship Finals - League of Legends
G2 vs. FPX. 2019 World Championship Finals. G2 Esports vs. FunPlus Phoenix