King Pro League Summer 2022

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[e][h]King Pro League Summer 2022
League Information
Series:
KPLKPL KPL
Organizers:
Tencent Games
Fighting Esports Group
VSPN
Game version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China China
Venue:
China Shanghai VSPN KPL E-Sports Studio
China Wuhan 2000 Hubei Television & Radio Tower
China Guangzhou Tianhe Culture Art Center
China Nanjing Hero JiuJing Stadium
China Chongqing QGhappy Sunac Esports Center
China Shenzhen Nanshan Cultural Center
China Chengdu Business & Innovation Centre for China-Europe Cooperation
China Xi'an International Conference Center
Format:
Group Stage
Single Round-Robin
Playoffs
Single-Double Elimination
Prize pool:
¥18,800,000 CNY
(≃ $2,807,154 USD)
Start Date:
2022-06-08
End Date:
2022-09-??
Liquipedia tier:
Links
Teams
Number of teams:
18
Chronology
Upcoming Matches
RW Rogue WarriorsRogue Warriorsvs.LGD GooseLGD Goose LGD
June 30, 2022 - 09:00 UTC
King Pro League Summer 2022 - Stage 2
XYG Xianyou GamingXianyou Gamingvs.TOP Esports ArmorTOP Esports Armor TES.A
June 30, 2022 - 12:00 UTC
King Pro League Summer 2022 - Stage 2
VG ViCi GamingViCi Gamingvs.Fire E-SportsFire E-Sports FIRE
July 01, 2022 - 09:00 UTC
King Pro League Summer 2022 - Stage 2
WE Team WETeam WEvs.KuaiShow GamingKuaiShow Gaming KSG
July 01, 2022 - 12:00 UTC
King Pro League Summer 2022 - Stage 2
RNG.M Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Upvs.EDward GamingEDward Gaming EDG.M
July 02, 2022 - 07:00 UTC
King Pro League Summer 2022 - Stage 2

King Pro League Summer 2022 will be the 13th season of King Pro League, the highest league tournament of Honor of Kings. This will be the first ever Summer season, as the second season of the year will be changed from Fall to Summer from 2022 onwards, as a result of the introduction of the brand new Honor of Kings World Champion Cup format.

This will be the final season in the 3 seasons marathon to determine the teams qualify for the Honor of Kings World Champion Cup 2022. The Champions will be qualified automatically for World Champion Cup 2022 as KPL's 1st seed.

About[edit]

Format[edit]

  • City Representation
  • Group Stage- February 09th - April 17th, 2022
    • 18 teams will be split into 3 groups S, A and B, based on the Spring Season final rankings.
    • 3 Stages:
    • Stage 1 - June 08th - 26th, 2022
      • 3 groups will play in Single-Round Robin.
      • All matches are played in a Bo5.
      • Click here for Group Relegation Process
  • In First Round, the teams will not meet the seat decider match.
    • 5th-6th place from S relegated to A
    • 1st-2nd place from A promoted to S
    • 5th-6th place from A relegated to B
    • 1st-2nd place from B promoted to A
    • Stage 2 - June 30th - July 24th, 2022
      • 3 groups will play in Single-Round Robin.
      • All matches are played in a Bo5.
      • In this round, the teams will meet the seat decider match.
    • Seat Decider Match - July 27th - 28th, 2022
      • All matches are played in a Bo7.
      • Each teams will play from their own home stadium.
      • The teams that don't have their own home stadium will play from the central stadium (Shanghai).
      • Click here for Matchups
  • S5 vs A2, Winner is promoted to S and loser is relegated to A.
  • S6 vs A1, Winner is promoted to S and loser is relegated to A.
  • A5 vs B2, Winner is promoted to A and loser is relegated to B.
  • A6 vs B1, Winner is promoted to A and loser is relegated to B.
      • After this stage, all teams in Group B will be eliminated from the tournament.
    • Stage 3 - July 30th - August 14th, 2022
      • The 2 remaining groups will play in Single-Round Robin.
      • All matches are played in a Bo5.
      • Bottom 2 teams teams in Group A will be eliminated.


  • Playoffs - August 18th - September TBD, 2022 - TBA
      • Double-elimination Bracket
      • All matches are played in a Bo7
      • Top 4 teams in Group S are seeded into the Winners bracket.
      • 5-6th place in Group S are seeded into the Lower Bracket R2.
      • Top 4 teams in Group A are seeded into the Lower Bracket R1.
      • Ultimate Battle

In Honor of Kings Pro League: Fall 2018, the playoffs round has set the new rules for drafting and using heroes, which is called Global Ban-Pick (also use in AOV Tournament, started in AOG Spring 2019). But their is a special rules which is not same as AOV tournament in the Game 7, called Ultimate Battle.

  • The Ultimate battle will start if there is a tied series in Game 6 after the crystal has been destroyed (3:3).
  • After the crystal been destroyed, the referee will allow the coach, analyst or the other staffs in each team to draft the heroes in Game 7 for 3 minutes. After the time is out, the coach must submit the hero lineups and challenger spells to the referee, and then coach must leave the stage. There will be a penalty if the players don't use the same heroes and challenger spells as the coach submit.
  • The time will be start counting when the coach come to the stage, and the referee will give a signal for the countdown at 1 minute, 30 seconds, and 10 seconds.
  • Each team's hero lineups will not be visible for the opponent team.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

¥18,800,000 CNY ( ~$2,800,000 USD are spread among the teams and players as seen below:
¥15,570 CNY given for each regular season game win, any unplayed game (3-0 or 3-1) merged into playoffs bonuses
¥36,363 CNY given for playoffs game win
Bracket finals onwards uses Bounty System

Each team has carries a "bounty" of total tournament earnings prior to the Upper Finals and Lower Finals
Match winner earned a portion of bounties from the losing team based on their Bo7 match results.
Eliminated team takes home with the remaining bounties.

Example: Teams eliminated with a score of 4:3 will lose 40% of their total tournament earnings to the winning team, and will take home the remaining 60%.

  • 4:0: 70%
  • 4:1: 60%
  • 4:2: 50%
  • 4:3: 40%

Participants[edit]

Fixed Seats[edit]

AG Super Play
Side LaneChina Yian
JunglerChina Weiyang
MiddleChina JiuC
Side LaneChina Yinuo
SupportChina Ice
SubstitutesStaff
JunglerChina Qingyun
MiddleChina XiaoYing
Side LaneChina JiGuang
SupportChina Cat
Main RosterStaff
CChina Shou
Main RosterSubstitutes
Douyu Gaming
Side LaneChina QingChuan
JunglerChina Xy
MiddleChina JueMing
Side LaneChina HuaChen
SupportChina XiangJun
SubstitutesStaff
JunglerChina Dong
Side LaneChina Langchen
SupportChina Zhinian
SupportChina Sansui
Main RosterStaff
CChina 16
Main RosterSubstitutes
DRG Gank Gaming
Side LaneChina BaiShou
JunglerChina PengP
MiddleChina QingF
Side LaneChina MengLan
SupportChina AGai
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina Xiaodu
JunglerChina Ziyue
SupportChina Yuan
Main RosterStaff
CChina Ze
Main RosterSubstitutes
EDward Gaming
Side LaneChina NingZhi
JunglerChina Yuan
MiddleChina Ming
Side LaneChina Silver
SupportChina Yanmeng
SubstitutesStaff
JunglerChina JiaMu
Side LaneChina Roc
SupportChina RanRan
Main RosterStaff
CChina MFH
Main RosterSubstitutes
eStar Pro
Side LaneChina TanRan
JunglerChina HuaHai
MiddleChina QingRong
Side LaneChina YZ
SupportChina ZiYang
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina NuoYan
JunglerChina Xiran
MiddleChina MingHuai
Side LaneChina FengJie
SupportChina LanLan
SupportChina Alan
Main RosterStaff
CChina SK
CChina 770
Main RosterSubstitutes
Hero JiuJing
Side LaneChina XingHen
JunglerChina Nofear
MiddleChina Zihuan
Side LaneChina JiuK
SupportChina Yisheng
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina HuiHui
Side LaneChina DongFang
JunglerChina DongChen
Side LaneChina DaBai
SupportChina MingGuo
Main RosterStaff
CChina JiuZhe
Main RosterSubstitutes
KuaiShow Gaming
Side LaneChina Aze
JunglerChina BaiBai
MiddleChina YiQu
Side LaneChina XiaoJiu
SupportChina XiaoA
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina Pineapple
JunglerChina WanXing
MiddleChina Storm
SupportChina QF
Main RosterStaff
CChina DianDian
CChina Anzhi
Main RosterSubstitutes
LGD Goose
Side LaneChina JiuLong
JunglerChina Chichen
MiddleChina Zaodiao
Side LaneChina Jiangcheng
SupportChina Xiaobei
SubstitutesStaff
JunglerChina Lanmao
MiddleChina ChenAn
SupportChina Wish
Main RosterStaff
CChina Lion
Main RosterSubstitutes
Rogue Warriors
Side LaneChina XiaoYe
JunglerChina Aoshen
MiddleChina WuXin
Side LaneChina Huayun
SupportChina Cbuqi
Substitutes
Side LaneChina Song
JunglerChina Huaqu
Side LaneChina Huayue
SupportChina WuMing
CChina xiaoQi
Main Roster
Royal Never Give Up
Side LaneChina YuYu
JunglerChina WanQiu
MiddleChina Xiaoyu
Side LaneChina LianGC
SupportChina Zero
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina YangYang
MiddleChina Xiaoqiu
Main RosterStaff
CChina PangD
Main RosterSubstitutes
Talent Gaming
Side LaneChina QingQ
JunglerChina MingYang
MiddleChina Ninetails
Side LaneChina QC
SupportChina Snow
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina YiNan
JunglerChina Buran
Side LaneChina ShiJiu
SupportChina Dragon
Main RosterStaff
CChina Kear
CChina PangPang
CChina RX
Main RosterSubstitutes
Team WE
Side LaneChina Xianyu
JunglerChina XuanYing
MiddleChina QianShi
Side LaneChina PeiEn
SupportChina 556
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina An
MiddleChina Lihuang
Side LaneChina Best
Side LaneChina Yilian
SupportChina Xiyu
Main RosterStaff
CChina Xiaoxin
Main RosterSubstitutes
TOP Esports Armor
Side LaneChina Sumo
JunglerChina GuXing
MiddleChina yChen
Side LaneChina XiaoPeng
SupportChina XiaoDun
SubstitutesStaff
JunglerChina Yiran
MiddleChina Msir
Side LaneChina LeLe
SupportChina Liyi
Main RosterStaff
CChina CarryMyTeam
Main RosterSubstitutes
Vici Gaming
Side LaneChina Yechen
JunglerChina Qy
MiddleChina Mojo
Side LaneChina Xiaonian
SupportChina ShiSan
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina Beiying
JunglerChina KK
MiddleChina Xiaowan
Side LaneChina ShengSheng
SupportChina Xiaolei
Main RosterStaff
CChina TAO
Main RosterSubstitutes
Weibo Gaming
Side LaneChina Zimo
JunglerChina NuanYang
MiddleChina HuaJuan
Side LaneChina Qiaoxi
SupportChina XingY
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina ShenRen
JunglerChina XiaoBX
MiddleChina STAR
Side LaneChina NuanNan
SupportChina Adou
Main RosterStaff
CChina HuaLou
Main RosterSubstitutes
Wolves
Side LaneChina Fly
JunglerChina Xxy
MiddleChina Cyq
Side LaneChina 1dao
SupportChina Fan
SubstitutesStaff
JunglerChina Chenyang
MiddleChina Moonlight
Side LaneChina Hurt
SupportChina sheepHui
Main RosterStaff
CChina Macro
AChina Bai
Main RosterSubstitutes

Temporary Seat[edit]

Xianyou Gaming
Side LaneChina Kuxie
JunglerChina Jiuyue
MiddleChina Lingmeng
Side LaneChina XiuDouZ
SupportChina XiHe
SubstitutesStaff
SupportChina Yimen
JunglerChina Jingyi
Main RosterStaff
CChina Wind
CChina Zhexi
Main RosterSubstitutes
Fire E-Sports
Side LaneChina LinRan
JunglerChina ChuJian
MiddleChina Kenshin
Side LaneChina Shiba
SupportChina Pikachu
SubstitutesStaff
Side LaneChina Yiwu
JunglerChina Anhao
MiddleChina Stone
MiddleChina Yuchen
SupportChina Jiuyu
Main RosterStaff
CChina Xiaohu
Main RosterSubstitutes

Results[edit]

Stage 1[edit]

Stage 1 - Group S
1.Gank GamingGank Gaming Gank Gaming4-113-7+6
2.Weibo GamingWeibo Gaming Weibo Gaming3-212-8+4
3.eStar ProeStar Pro eStar Pro3-212-10+2
4.WolvesWolves Wolves3-210-8+2
5.Xianyou GamingXianyou Gaming Xianyou Gaming2-38-13-5
6.Team WETeam WE Team WE0-56-15-9
Stage 1 - Group A
1.Talent GamingTalent Gaming Talent Gaming5-015-5+10
2.AG Super PlayAG Super Play AG Super Play4-112-7+5
3.Douyu GamingDouyu Gaming Douyu Gaming3-211-10+1
4.TOP Esports ArmorTOP Esports Armor TOP Esports Armor2-310-13-3
5.Rogue WarriorsRogue Warriors Rogue Warriors1-48-12-4
6.LGD GooseLGD Goose LGD Goose0-56-15-9
Stage 1 - Group B
1.Hero JiuJingHero JiuJing Hero JiuJing5-015-4+11
2.KuaiShow GamingKuaiShow Gaming KuaiShow Gaming4-114-6+8
3.EDward GamingEDward Gaming EDward Gaming2-38-10-2
4.Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up Royal Never Give Up2-37-12-5
5.ViCi GamingViCi Gaming ViCi Gaming1-48-12-4
6.Fire E-SportsFire E-Sports Fire E-Sports1-46-14-8

 Click here for detailed results of the Stage 1 matches

Stage 2[edit]

Stage 2 - Group S
AG Super PlayAG Super Play AG Super Play0-00-00
eStar ProeStar Pro eStar Pro0-00-00
Gank GamingGank Gaming Gank Gaming0-00-00
Talent GamingTalent Gaming Talent Gaming0-00-00
Weibo GamingWeibo Gaming Weibo Gaming0-00-00
WolvesWolves Wolves0-00-00
Stage 2 - Group A
Douyu GamingDouyu Gaming Douyu Gaming0-00-00
Hero JiuJingHero JiuJing Hero JiuJing0-00-00
KuaiShow GamingKuaiShow Gaming KuaiShow Gaming0-00-00
Team WETeam WE Team WE0-00-00
TOP Esports ArmorTOP Esports Armor TOP Esports Armor0-00-00
Xianyou GamingXianyou Gaming Xianyou Gaming0-00-00
Stage 2 - Group B
EDward GamingEDward Gaming EDward Gaming0-00-00
Fire E-SportsFire E-Sports Fire E-Sports0-00-00
LGD GooseLGD Goose LGD Goose0-00-00
Rogue WarriorsRogue Warriors Rogue Warriors0-00-00
Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up Royal Never Give Up0-00-00
ViCi GamingViCi Gaming ViCi Gaming0-00-00

 Click here for detailed results of the Stage 2 matches

Seat Decider[edit]

S vs A[edit]

Group S vs Group A
Qualified
Qualified
Qual.
Q
 5th place from Group S
 2nd place from Group A
 5th place from Group S
 2nd place from Group A
September 1, 2022
 6th place from Group S
 1st place from Group A
 6th place from Group S
 1st place from Group A
September 1, 2022

A vs B[edit]

Group A vs Group B
Qualified
Qualified
Qual.
Q
 5th place from Group A
 2nd place from Group B
 5th place from Group A
 2nd place from Group B
September 1, 2022
 6th place from Group A
 1st place from Group B
 6th place from Group A
 1st place from Group B
September 1, 2022

Stage 3[edit]

Stage 3 - Group S
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
Stage 3 - Group A
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00
TBD0-00-00

 Click here for detailed results of the Stage 3 matches

Playoffs[edit]

Upper Bracket Semi-Finals
Upper Bracket Semi-Finals
Upper Semi-Finals
UB Semi-Finals
UB SF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Final
UB Final
Championship
 1st place from Group S
 4th place from Group S
 1st place from Group S
 4th place from Group S
September 1, 2022
 2nd place from Group S
 3rd place from Group S
 2nd place from Group S
 3rd place from Group S
September 1, 2022
September 1, 2022
Lower Round 1
Lower Round 1
LB Round 1
LB R1
Lower Round 2
Lower Round 2
LB Round 2
LB R2
Lower Bracket Quarter-Finals
Lower Bracket Quarter-Finals
Lower Quarter-Finals
LB Quarter-Finals
LB QF
Lower Bracket Semi-Finals
Lower Bracket Semi-Finals
Lower Semi-Finals
LB Semi-Finals
LB SF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Final
LB Final
 1st place from Group A
 4th place from Group A
 1st place from Group A
 4th place from Group A
September 1, 2022
 5th place from Group S
 5th place from Group S
September 1, 2022
September 1, 2022
 2nd place from Group A
 3rd place from Group A
 2nd place from Group A
 3rd place from Group A
September 1, 2022
 6th place from Group S
 6th place from Group S
September 1, 2022
September 1, 2022
September 1, 2022
September 1, 2022
September 1, 2022

Additional Data[edit]

Streams[edit]

LanguageChinaChinaChinaChina
Streams

Statistics[edit]

PicksBlue SideRed SideBansPicks & Bans
HeroWLWR%TWLWRWLWR%T%TPlayed ByPlayed WithPlayed Vs.
1Shen Mengxi Shen Mengxi55312456.36%37.67%29171258.62%26141253.85%3826.03%9363.70%
eStar ProeStar Pro4 (3-1)AG Super PlayAG Super Play4 (2-2)Hero JiuJingHero JiuJing4 (2-2)LGD GooseLGD Goose4 (2-2)TOP Esports ArmorTOP Esports Armor4 (2-2)
Lu Bu 13 (7-6)Di Renjie 10 (8-2)Ma Chao 9 (9-0)Aguto 9 (8-1)Zhang Fei 8 (6-2)
Ying Zheng 20 (12-8)Lan 14 (10-4)Master Luban 13 (7-6)Xiahou Dun 12 (8-4)Marco Polo 12 (3-9)
2Lan Lan55292652.73%37.67%23131056.52%32161650.00%3121.23%8658.90%
Hero JiuJingHero JiuJing5 (4-1)AG Super PlayAG Super Play4 (3-1)eStar ProeStar Pro4 (3-1)Xianyou GamingXianyou Gaming4 (3-1)EDward GamingEDward Gaming4 (2-2)
Zhu Bajie 14 (5-9)Lu Bu 12 (6-6)Sun Bin 11 (3-8)Taiyi Zhenren 10 (8-2)Gongsun Li 10 (5-5)
Jing 18 (10-8)Shen Mengxi 14 (4-10)Ying Zheng 11 (7-4)Marco Polo 11 (5-6)Meng Tian 11 (5-6)
3Zhang Fei Zhang Fei53341964.15%36.30%2113861.90%32211165.63%2617.81%7954.11%
Douyu GamingDouyu Gaming5 (4-1)Hero JiuJingHero JiuJing5 (4-1)Xianyou GamingXianyou Gaming5 (3-2)ViCi GamingViCi Gaming4 (4-0)Talent GamingTalent Gaming4 (3-1)
Ying Zheng 14 (8-6)Gongsun Li 13 (6-7)Marco Polo 11 (9-2)Nakoruru 11 (8-3)Lu Bu 10 (7-3)
Da Qiao 12 (10-2)Xiahou Dun 12 (8-4)Ying Zheng 12 (8-4)Li Yuanfang 10 (9-1)Shen Mengxi 10 (7-3)
4Xiahou Dun Xiahou Dun49242548.98%33.56%31151648.39%189950.00%32.05%5235.62%
eStar ProeStar Pro4 (4-0)Weibo GamingWeibo Gaming4 (3-1)LGD GooseLGD Goose4 (2-2)Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up4 (2-2)AG Super PlayAG Super Play4 (1-3)
Nakoruru 14 (8-6)Master Luban 14 (5-9)Ying Zheng 14 (4-10)Jing 10 (7-3)Luban No.7 9 (6-3)
Mai Shiranui 14 (8-6)Ma Chao 14 (7-7)Aguto 13 (6-7)Lu Bu 12 (7-5)Shen Mengxi 12 (4-8)
5Ying Zheng Ying Zheng48202841.67%32.88%26111542.31%2291340.91%1510.27%6343.15%
WolvesWolves4 (4-0)Talent GamingTalent Gaming4 (3-1)Douyu GamingDouyu Gaming4 (2-2)eStar ProeStar Pro4 (2-2)Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up4 (2-2)
Zhang Fei 14 (8-6)Xiahou Dun 14 (4-10)Ma Chao 12 (6-6)Master Luban 11 (4-7)Aguto 9 (6-3)
Shen Mengxi 20 (8-12)Zhang Fei 12 (4-8)Xiahou Dun 11 (5-6)Lan 11 (4-7)Lady Sun 9 (3-6)
146 games played73W - 73L (50.00%)73W - 73L (50.00%)
Click here for complete statistics table

References[edit]