Renault Vitality Runs The Gauntlet, Wins The RLCS World Championship With Style

Vitality lifts the RLCS Season 7 Championship trophy

Psyonix

As the only European team remaining on day three, the New Jersey crowd offered Vitality polite applause when they took the stage against North America's best teams and emerged victorious. However, the crowd made it clear they were backing the American G2 Esports for the grand final.

The crowd's support seemed to give G2 an edge over Vitality, who appeared nervous as they conceded two goals in the first match. After shaking their initial nerves, Vitality's momentum quickly grew as they scored their first goal and then tied the first game of the series with an incredible zero-second goal.

Vitality embrace after defeating G2

Max Thielmeyer

With the momentum from surmounting a two goal deficit behind them, Vitality dominated the rest of the series. G2 couldn't seem to return to their initial form, bouncing shots off the crossbar and always playing a step behind Vitality. The grand finals had everything you'd hope from a championship match up: goal-line saves, beautiful solo efforts, and incredible stories.

This season marked Kaydop's fifth RLCS Championship Final in a row, proving once again that he's one of Rocket League's most dominant players. After leaving European superpower Dignitas for a mid-table Vitality team, many questioned if Kaydop could maintain the high-level results he was used to. During the post-match interview, Kaydop remained humble when asked about his constant success: "You can't win alone, I think I bring good rotations, maybe, and good comms. I try to motivate."

Scrub Killa cheers after scoring during the group stage

Psyonix

Season 7 was Scrub Killa's first season of RLCS eligibility, but he's made an immediate impact on the world of Rocket League esports. He was named the Season 7 MVP and silenced those who suggested his fiery and emotional disposition would hold him back. Scrub represents the raw talent of many younger Rocket League players but has refined it enough to fit in perfectly with RLCS veterans Kaydop and Fairy Peak.

This season's RLCS World Championship was an unforgettable weekend of high-level Rocket League and compelling stories. Pro Rocket League Esports return July 5th for the DreamHack Pro Circuit: Valencia.

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Renault Vitality are Rocket League Championship Series champions after defeating G2 Esports in the RLCS Season 7 finals.

The squad consisting of Kaydop, Fairy Peak, and Scrub Killa beat Australian team Ground Zero Gaming and lost to G2 in the group stage, but it was enough to see them through to the quarterfinals. On their path to the finals, Vitality defeated the North American region's top two teams, NRG and Cloud9, before facing G2 again in the finals.

Vitality lifts the RLCS Season 7 Championship trophy

Psyonix

As the only European team remaining on day three, the New Jersey crowd offered Vitality polite applause when they took the stage against North America's best teams and emerged victorious. However, the crowd made it clear they were backing the American G2 Esports for the grand final.

The crowd's support seemed to give G2 an edge over Vitality, who appeared nervous as they conceded two goals in the first match. After shaking their initial nerves, Vitality's momentum quickly grew as they scored their first goal and then tied the first game of the series with an incredible zero-second goal.

Vitality embrace after defeating G2

Max Thielmeyer

With the momentum from surmounting a two goal deficit behind them, Vitality dominated the rest of the series. G2 couldn't seem to return to their initial form, bouncing shots off the crossbar and always playing a step behind Vitality. The grand finals had everything you'd hope from a championship match up: goal-line saves, beautiful solo efforts, and incredible stories.

This season marked Kaydop's fifth RLCS Championship Final in a row, proving once again that he's one of Rocket League's most dominant players. After leaving European superpower Dignitas for a mid-table Vitality team, many questioned if Kaydop could maintain the high-level results he was used to. During the post-match interview, Kaydop remained humble when asked about his constant success: "You can't win alone, I think I bring good rotations, maybe, and good comms. I try to motivate."

Scrub Killa cheers after scoring during the group stage

Psyonix

Season 7 was Scrub Killa's first season of RLCS eligibility, but he's made an immediate impact on the world of Rocket League esports. He was named the Season 7 MVP and silenced those who suggested his fiery and emotional disposition would hold him back. Scrub represents the raw talent of many younger Rocket League players but has refined it enough to fit in perfectly with RLCS veterans Kaydop and Fairy Peak.

This season's RLCS World Championship was an unforgettable weekend of high-level Rocket League and compelling stories. Pro Rocket League Esports return July 5th for the DreamHack Pro Circuit: Valencia.

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