100 Thieves won their seventh straight match and moved back into a tie for first place as Week 7 of the LCS 2022 Summer Split concluded Sunday.
The Thieves defeated Cloud9, while Evil Geniuses lost to Team Liquid. Counter Logic Gaming kept pace with Liquid in a tie for third place by beating FlyQuest.
In the day's other matches, Immortals broke out of a tie for last place by beating Golden Guardians, while TSM kept Dignitas in the basement.
100 Thieves were playing on red in their 39-minute win over Cloud9. Victor "FBI" Huang of Australia led the way with a kills-deaths-assists ratio of 12-0-8, while Ibrahim "Fudge" Allami of Australia posted a K-D-A of 4-5-3 for the losers.
Liquid, playing on blue, needed only 25 minutes to subdue the Geniuses. Lucas "Santorin" Larsen of Denmark finished with a K-D-A of 7-1-11, while Joseph "Jojopyun" Pyun of Canada posted a 3-5-0 for EG.
Counter Logic Gaming, also on blue, and FlyQuest battled for 52 minutes before CLG emerged victorious. Fatih "Luger" Guven of Turkey led the winners at 8-4-7, while Johnson "Johnsun" Nguyen of Canada registered a 6-3-11 for FlyQuest.
Immortals won their match in 33 minutes while playing on blue. Tristan "PowerOfEvil" Schrage of Germany posted a 5-1-3 in the win.
In yet another match where the winners played on blue, TSM knocked off Dignitas in 31 minutes. China's Mingyi "Spica" Lu finished with a 6-3-7 for TSM, while nobody had more than two kills for Dignitas.
Week 8 begins Friday with five matches:
Team Liquid vs. Dignitas
Evil Geniuses vs. Golden Guardians
FlyQuest vs. 100 Thieves
TSM vs. Counter Logic Gaming
Immortals vs. Cloud9
LCS 2022 Summer Standings:
T1. 100 Thieves, 12-3
T1. Evil Geniuses, 12-3
T3. Counter Logic Gaming, 10-5
T3. Team Liquid, 10-5
5. Cloud9, 8-7
6. FlyQuest, 7-8
7. TSM, 5-10
T8. Golden Guardians, 4-11
T8. Immortals, 4-11
10. Dignitas, 3-12
--Field Level Media