Afreeca Freecs recorded their second victory in as many contests with a 2-1 win over Team Dynamics on Saturday in the League of Legends Champions Korea Summer Split.
Seong-jun “Mystic” Jin notched MVP performances in each of the last two maps to pace Afreeca Freecs, who matched DRX with a 2-0 record.
Dae-gil “deokdam” Seo had an MVP effort in the first map for Team Dynamics (1-1).
Also on Saturday, T1 (1-1) notched their first win of the tournament with a 2-1 victory over Hanwha Life Esports (0-2).
T1 benefited from MVP performances from Sang-hyeok “Faker” Lee and Sang-ho “Effort” Lee, while Dong-ju “DuDu” Lee received MVP honors in the second map for Hanwha Life Esports.
The 10-week LCK Summer Split features a double round-robin format with all matches best-of-three.
When play concludes, the top five teams in the standings will advance to the playoffs. The regular season winner receives a bye into the finals while the second- and third-place teams receive byes into Round 3 and Round 2, respectively.
Week 1 play concludes Sunday with two matches: KT Rolster vs. Gen.G and SeolHaeOne Prince against DAMWON Gaming.
LCK Summer Split standings through Saturday (record, map differential):
1. Afreeca Freecs, 2-0, +3
2. DRX, 2-0, +2
3. DAMWON Gaming, 1-0, +2
4. SeolHaeOne Prince, 1-0, +1
5. Team Dynamics, 1-1, +1
6. T1, 1-1, 0
7. Gen.G, 0-1, -1
8. KT Rolster, 0-1, -2
9. Hanwha Life Esports, 0-2, -2
10. SANDBOX Gaming, 0-2, -4
—Field Level Media