DRX crosses the Great Wall with a miraculous 12th straight set victory. DRX has secured at least a spot in the quarterfinals of the 2023 Valorant Champions Los Angeles.
DRX punched its ticket to the second round after defeating China’s Billabilly Gaming 2-0 (13-10, 13-9) in three sets in the first round of the Knockout Stage at the 2023 Valorant Champions at Shrine Expo Hall in Los Angeles, California, USA, on Monday morning. Next up for DRX is Evil Geniuses, who will face off against them on the morning of the 20th.
It was a great match, with DRX coming from behind in extremely unfavorable conditions. From a 1-10 deficit in the first set lotus, the team wrote a miraculous drama by winning 12 consecutive rounds to take the set 13-10.
After overcoming the crisis, DRX continued to utilize the momentum from the first set in the second battleground ‘Haven’. They went on the offense, scoring six rounds from the first pistol round to take a 6-0 lead. They conceded at the end of the first half and the beginning of the second to tie the game at 7-7, but regained the lead with three consecutive rounds 토토사이트 of defense from round 15.
After solving the second hump, DRX was unstoppable from there. They dismantled their opponents’ spikes in rounds 19, 21, and 22 to seal the 2-0 victory.