The League of Legends has eventually taken over the e-Sports world and has emerged to be one of the most played games across the globe. Teams have been competing for years and we will take you through the best LOL teams 2020 in this article.
According to the statistics, the active player base in LOL is more than 80 million players every month. Since the game was released in the past decade, in 2009, it has attracted millions of gamers across the globe. Surely, the game is determined to remain at the top and no signs of nothing less than that. Here are some of the top 10 best LOL teams 2020 to keep an eye on:
- FunPlus Phoenix
- SK Telecom T1
- G2 Esports
- Royal Never Give Up
- Team Liquid
- DAMWON Gaming
- Invictus Gaming
- Top Esports
- J Team
Around the world, teams have been formed so as to compete for titles like the Best Global League of Legends Team. The world championships are held in various countries and perhaps this could be one of the things that are making this game popular. At Top Gamers Guide we are committed to keeping you ahead in various esports. So let's give you some details about these LOL teams.
The Top 10 Best LOL Teams 2020
1. FunPlus Phoenix
To open our list of the best LOL teams 2020 is FunPlus Phoenix simply known as FunPlus P. This LOL team is based in China and has earned over $84,300 from its many competitions. FunPlus P has a win rate of 62% and GG ELO Rating of 1,367 making it the best team in the world when it comes to the LOL game.
FunPlus Phoenix team members include GimGoon whose name is Kim Han-Saem from the Republic of Korea, LWX (Wei Xiang Lin) from China, Crisp (Liu Quing-Song) from China, Doinb (Taesang Kim) from the Republic of Korea, Tian.cn (Gao Tian-Liang) from China, and Xinyi.lol from China.
In August the team won 4 times while in the month of September 2019, it has won one time. In these two months, it lost none of the games. FunPlus P has won 51 times and lost only 31 times making it to have a 62% win rate.
Currently, FunPlus Phoenix has 8 wins in a row which is commendable. Some of its recent games were with Royal Never Give Up where it won with 3:1, Bilibili Gaming and with Top Esports where it won with 2:0.
2. SK Telecom T1
The second in our list is SK Telecom T1 which is also known as SKT T1. This League of the Legends team has so far been ranked as the second-best team across the globe. This great LOL team is from the Republic of Korea and unlike FunPlus Phoenix whose team is made by players from different countries, SK Telecom T1 has only Korean players.
The SK Telecom T1 is made up of 9 members who include Faker (Sang-Hyeok Lee), Effort. Kr (Lee Sang-Ho), Leo.lol (Han Gyeo-Re), Mata (Sehyeong Jo), Khan. LoL (Dong-ha Kim), Haru (Min-Seung Kang), Clid (Kim Tae-min), Teddy.kr (Park Jin-Sung), and Crazy-lol (Kim Jae-Hee).
This LOL team has played 294 games so far and has won 216 games and lost 78 games. This gives it a win rate of 73%. In August 2019, It played 9 games where it won 7 games and lost 2 games. It has a GG Elo Rating of 1,322 and total earnings of $4,054,241.
They have participated in various tournaments both offline and online. Some of the offline tournaments include 2016 World Championship where it became position one and awarded $2,028,000. It has also participated in the 2017 Mid-Season Invitational (MSI), took the first place and awarded $676,000. It has featured in some online tournaments and took position one like in 2015 LCK Summer-Playoffs and OGN Champions Summer 2013 -Playoffs.
3. G2 Esports
With a win rate of 63%, this is one of the best LOL teams 2020 that has been ranked in number 3 across the globe. The team is from Europe and has GG Elo Rating of 1,299 and a total earning of $1,783,938. In August 2019, it played 7 games, won 5 wins and lost 2 games. G2 Esports has won 154 games and lost 82 so far.
It is made up a team of players from diverse countries. Some of its players include Perkz and Mikyx from Croatia, Jankos from Poland, Wunder and Caps from Denmark, while Thebausffs and Promisq are from Sweden.
It has been a participant in various offline and online tournaments. Some of the offline tournaments it has participated in include The 2017 Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) where they took the 2nd place and awarded with $338,000. G2 Esports 9-11th place in the 2017 World Championship and won $103,423.
It has participated in some online tournaments like 2016 EU LCS Summer - Playoffs where it won $50,000 after taking the 1st place. Besides, this team got $50,000 after becoming position one in the 2016 EU LCS Spring.
4. Royal Never Give Up
Being ranked number 4 globally is Royal Never Give Up which is also known as RNG.LOL. It has a GG ELO Rating of 1,256 and a win rate of 69% after participating in 296 games where it has won 214 games and lost 82 games. In the month of August 2019, it participated in 6 games where it won 4 and lost 2 games. RNG.LOL is from China.
After its great achievements in various online and offline tournaments, Royal Never Give Up, has earned a total of $3,030,596. It has featured in two major offline and online tournaments.
The offline tournaments include the 2018 Mid-Season Invitational where it took the 1st place and was awarded $527,650. Besides, it took 3rd and 4th place in the 2017 World Championship where it was awarded $321,761.
The two online tournaments include the 2016 Demacia Cup where it took position three and four and awarded $43,969. It also participated in the National Electronic Sports Open 2015 (NESO) where it took the 1st position and was awarded $12,596.
RNG.LOL has recently played with Top Esports, Lining Gaming, and of course, the famous FunPlus Phoenix. Its team consist of Xiaohu, Uzi, Wink, Langx, and Ming.lol who are from China, Karsa from Taiwan, and Amazing from Hong Kong.
5. Team Liquid
Ranked in position 5 globally is Team Liquid LOL from the United States of America. It has a GG Elo Rating of 1,255 and a win rate of 56%. This is after participating in 442 games where it has won 246 and lost 196 games.
The team is solid and is made by players from various nations besides the United States. The team is made up of Impact
Team Liquid LOL which is also known as TL-LOL has so far gained over $843,401 from the many tournaments it has participated in. Some of the most notable ones include two offline tournaments like the 2018 NA LCS Spring Split where it took the 1st place and was awarded $100,000. It also participated in the 2018 Mid-Season Invitational where it took the 4th place and was awarded $68,526.
It has featured in two major online tournaments like the League of Legends North American Regionals where it took the 4th place and earned $15,000. Besides, it was awarded $10,000 after becoming position 4 in the LCS Season 3 Spring.
Its recent games were against Cloud 9, Clutch Gaming, and Team Solomid where it got the victory.
Having a GG ELO Rating of 1,237, Fnatic LOL from Europe is ranked as number 6 globally for its excellent acumen in LOL game. It has participated in 485 games, won 320 and lost 165 games. This has made it earn a win rate of 65%.
Its team is made of various players from diverse countries. Some of them include broxah, Rekkles, Hylissang, Bwipo, Nemesis, MagiFelix, and Dan.gb. Recently, Fnatic played against Splyce, G2 Esports, and Fc Schalke 04 Esports where it lost to G2 Esports but won the other two.
Some of its notable achievements are in its participation in both online and offline tournaments. Some of the offline tournaments where the team did excellently was in the 2017 World Championship. Amazingly, in this tournament, it took position 5 to 8 and was awarded $183,863. It also participated in the Season 3 World Championship where it took 3rd and 4th place and was awarded $150,000.
Fnatic has participated in various online tournaments like LCS Season 3 Spring where it took the 1st place and earned $50,000. In addition, it has featured in the LCS EU Spring Season Playoffs where it got position one. It was awarded $50,000.
7. DAMWON Gaming
DAMWON Gaming LOL team is ranked in position 7 globally with a GG Elo Rating of 1,218. This is one of the best LOL teams 2020 that is from the Republic of Korea that has a win rate of 70%. This is after competing in 94 games where it won 66 games and lost 28 games.
It has recently played against Kingzone DragonX and Gen.G where it got the victory. It also lost to SK Telecom T1 which is ranked as the second-best LOL team in the world slightly below FunPlus Phoenix.
One of its incredible offline tournament that it has participated in is the 2017 LOL Challengers Korea Summer. In this tournament, DAMWON GAMING took position 5 and 6. Besides, it was awarded $3,606. The team has won other games and awarded hence their total earnings is $77,783.
The team is made up of players from the Republic of Korea like Beryl (Geon-Hui Jo), Hoit (Ho-Seung Ryu), Nuguri (Ha-Kwon Jang), ShowMaker, Punch (Minhyeok Son), Nuclear (Jeonghyeon Shin), Canyon (Kim Geon-Bu), Aries.kr (Lee Chae-Hwan), and Flame (Ho-Jong Lee).
8. Invictus Gaming
The team members of Invictus Gaming LOL team are basically from China and the Republic of Korea. They include Rookie Lol, Duke, and TheShy from the Republic of Korea while Megan-Baolan, West.cn, Ning, and JackeyLove are from China. The Invictus Gaming also abbreviated as IG is from China.
This best LOL team is ranked in number 8 across the globe with a GG Elo Rating of 1,217 and a win rate of 56%. It has won 260 games and lost 167 games in its lifetime. It has been involved in renowned online and offline tournaments which have eventually made it have earnings ranging to $2,298,702.
Some of the offline tournaments that made this team be popular include the 2017 LOL Pro League (LPL) Summer where it took the 3rd place and was awarded $75,050. Besides, it got $75,000 after being in the 5th to 8th place in the Season 2 World Championship.
It has been in various online tournaments like the NEST 2017 where it got the 1st Place and was awarded $60,322. Consequently, IG has also participated in LPL Spring 2014 - Group Stage where it was awarded $47,967 for being position two.
9. Top Esport
The team is based in China and is ranked at position 9 globally. Just like in Invictus Gaming team where its team members are from two different countries, so is for Top Esport LOL team. The team members of this great team are also from the Republic of Korea and China.
Some of these players include Xx.cn (Xiong Yu-Long), Knight.cn (Zhuo Ding), 369, Cat.lol (Yao Wu), Qiuqiu (Zhang Ming), and Moyu (Xiong Hui-Dong) from China while LokeN
All-time games that Top Esport has played are 91 games. Out of this, it has won 48 of them and lost 43. This makes the team have a win rate of 53%. The team still has room for improvement and escalate higher in the ranking list.
Top Esport has had a total earning of $107,053. Recently it has lost to Invictus Gaming and Royal Never Give Up and won against Bilibili Gaming.
10. J Team
So which team is closing this list? Well, J Team is the one sealing our list of the top best LOL teams 2020. This team has been ranked as the 10th among the best LOL teams across the globe. This team is based in Taiwan and has GG Elo Rating of 1,211. J Team was previously referred to as the Taipei Assasins.
Nevertheless, but the name changed when Jay Chou from Taiwan bought the team in 19th April 2016. Some of the starting rosters after the name changed were Achie, Jay, Morning, REFRA1N, BeBe and FoFo.
Currently, the team is made of Taiwanese like FoFo (Jun-Lan Chu), JT Breaker (Yueh-Ting Shih), Rest (Shih-Chieh Hsu), Ysera (Tsung-Chih Wang), Lilv (Chin-Han Chen), Hana (Chih Hao Chen), and Koala.tw (Chih-Chiang Lin).
The J Team has participated in 111 games out of which it has won 67 games and lost 44 games. From its many participation in various tournaments, it has earned $119,916. Some of the offline tournaments and consequently its top achievements this team has participated in include the 2016 LMS Summer-Playoffs and 2017 LoL Master Series (LMS) Spring.
J Team has once been named in position 2 in the 2016 LMS Summer-Playoffs and was awarded $18,978 while in the 2017 LOL Master Series it took the 3rd place and was awarded $13,217. The potential of J Team is still untapped and only committed players can unlock it. The team is set to do even better in its coming competitions.
Every avid player or fan of League of Legends is eagerly waiting to see the potentials of these teams in 2020. Of course, 2020 is loaded with great surprises. Some teams will move up the ranking while others will be replaced by new teams. Perhaps, there could be movement of some of the LOL players of all time from one team to another, who knows? Well, just keep cool and watch how these best LOL teams 2020 will do in various offline and online tournaments.