SKT is heading to the worlds smoothly.
19th July, LoL park Seoul, SKT defeated Jin Air Greenwings by 2-0 and extended their winning streak to five matches. SKT seemed like they've forgotten all the bad memories they had suffered during their losing streak.
SKT Jungler Kim "Clid" Tae-min and Top laner Kim "Khan" Dong-ha were named as MVPs on Games 1 and 2, respectively. Khan contributed to SKT's winning by dominating the opponent in the early game. The moment he solo-killed JAG Top laner Lee "TaNa" Sang-wook showed how good his recent form is. Clid also showed that he recovered his sharpness by ganking Azir at the beginning of Game 1.
"Head coach, kk0ma, helped our team a lot. He was with us at the draft phase, cheered our team by saying positive words. Of course, we truly did our best to win. However, the fact kk0ma's coaching made us break a losing streak is undeniable." SKT bot laner, Teddy said.
Although SKT is ranked at 7th in the LCK standings, the gap between SANDBOX Gaming, the 1st team of the LCK now, closed to only two wins difference. SKT will face Gen.G, Griffin, Kingzone DragonX, Afreeca Freecs, and DAMWON Gaming in order.
SKT's next match is against Gen.G. It will be held on 25th July 4:00 a.m(PST).