Perfect World Asia League Summer playoffs set to start
TYLOO topped the group stage of PAL Summer, finishing it with eight wins from nine games, and is heading into the playoffs of the summer RMR event as the favorite, boasting a dominant 22W-2L map record over the past month. The Chinese powerhouse will face Love "havoK" Paras's Divine Vendetta in the quarter finals, which start on Friday, and are looking good to continue their run in the single-elimination playoffs on Saturday against the winners of TIGER - Beyond.
In the upper half of the single-elimination BO3 playoff bracket, Invictus will face off against D13, while ViCi, the second-highest ranked team at the event, is set to take on Lucid Dream in what could be the squad's last match under the organization. As was announced earlier this week, the Thai squad featuring Thotsaphon "cbbk" Suphatthanaphalaphon will be parting ways with Lucid Dream shortly.
After four quarter-finals on Friday and two semi-finals on Saturday, the winner of the Perfect World Asia League Summer 2020 will be decided on Sunday, at 14:00 , in a BO3 grand final.
The schedule of the event is as follows:
Saturday, July 18
11:00 Semi-final #1 (BO3)
14:00 Semi-Final #2 (BO3)
Sunday, July 19
11:00 Third-place decider (BO3)
14:00 Grand final (BO3)
A total of $25,000 and 2000 RMR points are reserved for the winner of the Perfect World Asia League Summer 2020, with the current RMR leader in Asia being TIGER (1600 points), followed by TYLOO (1500 points).
The full prize pool distribution is as follows: