LEC won Rift Rivals 2019: NA vs RULord Matus
The Europeans played better than their opponents on all fronts: in the group stage, in the competition 2v2 Botlane Matches, and in the playoffs. The Europeans achieved victory in six matches out of nine in the group stage. In 2v2 Botlane Matches, the players from G2 Esports managed to make it to the final and to prevail there and the European national team defeated the North American opponents with a score 3-1 in the playoff bo5 match.
G2 Esports, Origen, and Fnatic earned $20,000 for their efforts, while Team Liquid, Team SoloMid, and Cloud9 became the owners of consolation prizes in the sum of $5,000.