Thailand’s EVOS Phoenix takes the crown at Free Fire World Series (FFWS) 2022 Bangkok. After the fierce battles between 12 finalist teams, EVOS Phoenix has emerged as the champions of FFWS 2022 Bangkok, with Vivo Keyd coming in second. Moshi of EVOS Phoenix was awarded the Most Valuable Player (MVP) for his impressive gameplay with 17 kills in the bag.
After two days of fierce competition and back-to-back battles, EVOS Phoenix from Thailand has claimed its crown as champions of the Free Fire World Series (FFWS) 2022 Bangkok! The second-time World Series champion took home the largest slice of the US$2,000,000 prize pool and the championship trophy, after racking 54 kills and 2 Booyahs, which landed them 117 points.
The exhilarating Finals had everyone on the edge of their seats in anticipation. They saw EVOS Phoenix battle it out with Vivo Keyd from Brazil who came in second place with 114 points, and Nigma Galaxy from Thailand coming in third with 97 points.
EVOS Phoenix’s victory marks the third consecutive World Series victory for Thailand, after wins by the country at the past two World Series tournaments held in Singapore. Once again, the seasoned team proved their mettle, making a strong comeback after finishing in second place last FFWS. This also makes EVOS Phoenix the first team to have won the World Series twice, having previously been crowned champions at the FFWS 2021 Singapore.
“The last game was really challenging [for us] due to the huge point difference,” commented EVOS Phoenix on their win. “But as you can see, Phoenix never dies.” The newly-minted champions also expressed their excitement that the World Series was held in their homeground this time. “All teams really performed their best — including the teams we met in the Play-ins. They made it difficult for us to enter the Finals.”
The final faceoff between EVOS Phoenix and Vivo Keyd
In this World Series, the teams from Thailand and Brazil consistently dominated the matches. As of the penultimate battle in the Finals, EVOS Phoenix ranked third while Vivo Keyd topped the table. The final match proved to be an absolute game-changer as EVOS Phoenix battled hard to clinch another 30 points, beating Vivo Keyd by more than 20 points in the eighth match. As a result of locking in an impressive elimination score of 18 in the last match, EVOS Phoenix eventually overtook Vivo Keyd by 3 points in total, leading EVOS Phoenix to be crowned the ultimate victors of FFWS 2022 Bangkok.
Moshi of EVOS Phoenix also proved his worth and showcased his exceptional skills by being named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of FFWS 2022 Bangkok with an outstanding performance of 17 kills and 4 assists.