The Brazilian team of paiN Gaming will face off against Lithuanians Gaming Gear.EU in the League of Legends International Wildcard grand final on Friday.
The tournament, which began on Wednesday, first saw the Mexican team Lyon Gaming knocked out after suffering losses to Team Immunity, Dark Passage and Gaming Gear.EU. With four teams left, the semifinal round began, pitting Immunity of Australia against Gaming Gear (a 0-2 win over GG) and paiN securing a 2-1 win over Dark Passage.
The wildcard offers teams outside of the five major regions to participate in the World Championship later this year. Only one spot is up for grabs.
Following the final between paiN and GG, the EU LCS quarterfinals will begin, featuring EG vs. Alternate and Gambit vs. NiP. Catch the wildcard final on Twitch starting at 1:00am PST on Friday morning.