Paper Rex has won the VCT APAC Challengers 2022 against Xerxia. Both teams will now directly play at VCT Masters 1. After a close fight, the team won with a score of 3-2.
Paper Rex Vs Xerxia :
The grand finals of APAC Challengers were thrilling. PaperRex and Xerxia, both are one of the finest teams in the region.
The following maps were played –
- Fracture (PRX – 13 XIA – 4)
- Split (8-13)
- Icebox (13-6)
- Breeze (11-13)
- Haven (13-8)
After winning 1-1 maps alternately, the match finally went to the decider. PaperRex won the final map with a 13-8 score to win the series.
APAC Challengers Placements :
- Paper Rex – $30,000
- Xerxia – $20,000
- Bleed Esports – $12,500
- Boom Esports – $10,000
About Paper Rex :
Paper Rex is a famous team from Singapore. They have also emerged as one of the best teams in VCT without losing a single match.
Their team has the following players –
- Aaron ‘mindfreak’ Leonhart
- Jason ‘f0rsakeN’ Susanto
- Benedict ‘Benkai ’ Tan
- Khalish ‘d4v41’ Rusyaidee
- Wang ‘Jinggg’ Jing Jie
About Xerxia :
Xerxia is a Thai esports organisation. Moreover, they are the champions of VCT Thailand Challengers 2022.
Their roster has the following players –
- Itthirit ‘foxz’ Ngamsa-ard
- Panyawat ‘sushiboys’ Subsiriroj
- Natchaphon ‘sScary’ Matarat
- Thanamethk ‘Crws’ Mahatthananuyut
- Thanachart ‘Surf’ Rungapajaratkul
Now both the teams will travel to Reykjavik, Iceland for the next stage. In contrast, it will be the first LAN event of 2022.
Riot may host it at the same venue – Laugardalshöll Indoor Sporting Arena, as of last year. The teams will represent the APAC region at VCT Masters 1. It will start on 10 April and will conclude on 24 April.
To sum up, Paper Rex has always created a great show at the APAC stage. Xerxia also gave an amazing performance. It will be exciting to watch them at the next stage.