The 2022 League of Legends world champions DRX’s profitable roster have all turn out to be free agents, in accordance with an announcement made at the moment.
Top laner Hwang “Kingen” Seong-hoon, jungler Hong “Pyosik” Chang-hyeon, mid laner Kim “Zeka” Geon-woo, bot laner Kim “Deft” Hyuk-kyu and help Cho “BeryL” Geon-hee’s contracts expired and none of them have renewed or prolonged but.
Together with the gamers, head coach Kim “Ssong” Sang-soo and coaches Shin “Shine” Dong-woo and Lee “Mowgli” Jae-ha even have free company standing.
There have been a number of stories and rumors that talked about DRX’s intention to take care of its roster for the upcoming season, which it additionally expressed on social media.
In a contribution piece to The Players’ Tribune, Deft himself stated he doesn’t intend to retire and in accordance with rumors, he’s doubtless re-signing with DRX for the 2023 season.
On the opposite hand, Kingen and Zeka have determined to be free agents to see their market worth. In explicit, in accordance with JHYooHoo, Zeka desires to return to the LPL and it’ll rely on how a lot he’s supplied. There aren’t rumors concerning Pyosik or BeryL’s intentions.
DRX’s 2022 season was the best Cinderella story in League and perhaps esports historical past. From being on the point of being eradicated from Worlds rivalry, they fought their strategy to the largest match of the 12 months via the Regional Finals to a play-in spot.
While many anticipated them to cease in teams, DRX proved everybody incorrect, beating former 2021 world champions EDward Gaming, Korea’s first seed Gen.G, and profitable towards the legendary Faker and T1 in one of many closest Worlds Finals ever.