Baolan is a pro League of Legends esports player.
Baolan, also known as Liu Yi Wang, is a professional League of Legends player. He is well known for his skills with the League of Legends character named Rakan. He was won of the first Chinese League players to win a World Championship.
Baolan joined Invictus Gaming in July 2016. In the summer season IG finished 4th again with a 5-11 record. The summer playoffs also had the same result and IG were knocked out in the first round again by getting swept by I May.
2016 Baolan Esports Earnings
|$8,721.96 From 1 Tournament|
|2016-11-20||1st||National Electronic Sports Tournament 2016||$8,721.96|
At the beginning of the season, Baolan renamed to Megan. Invictus Gaming finished 3rd in Group A of the 2017 LPL Spring Season with an 8-8 record. They would then drop out in the first round of the playoffs with a 1-3 loss to Newbee. IG participated in the 2017 Demacia Cup and finished 3rd after a 1-3 loss to I May in the semifinals. Their summer season was similar to their spring season and they finished 3rd with a 10-6 record. They did much better in the playoffs and finished 3rd with a victory over Team WE in the third place match. IG then participated in the 2017 Season China Regional Finals but failed to make it to Worlds after Team WE got their revenge against them and beat them 3-2. At the end of the season, Megan changed his name back to Baolan.
2017 Baolan Esports Earnings
|$24,970.30 From 3 Tournaments|
|2017-11-19||1st||National Electronic Sports Tournament 2017||$10,053.60|
|2017-09-01||3rd||LPL Summer 2017||$10,721.50|
|2017-06-04||3rd-4th||Demacia Cup 2017||$4,195.20|
Baolan and iG kick-started their season with a 3rd place finish in the Demacia Championship, losing 2-1 to Snake Esports in the loser’s semifinal. Just two weeks later saw the start of the LPL Spring Season. Despite a regular season series record of 18-1, with their only loss being against Royal Never Give Up, this did not translate into success in the Spring Playoffs. Invictus Gaming were defeated 3-2 by RNG in the semifinals, this being followed by a 3-1 loss at the hands of Rogue Warriors in the third-place match. Although their performance could be considered a disappointment, their placement secured them a spot at Rift Rivals 2018.
A 3rd place finish in the Demacia Cup, this time losing to Bilibili Gaming in the loser’s semifinal, was followed by a successful showing at Rift Rivals. Baolan and the team won both of their group stage games, helping the LPL to an eventual triumph over the LCK in the final. Invictus Gaming once again achieved an 18-1 regular season record in the LPL Summer Season, their sole loss again to RNG. Despite the similarity of the year’s regular season performances, a successful showing in the Summer Playoffs, finishing runner-up to Royal Never Give Up after a tight 3-2 series, resulted in the team’s qualification to the 2018 Season World Championship on points.
Invictus Gaming was placed in Group D for Worlds 2018, alongside Fnatic, 100 Thieves, and G-Rex. The group stage round robin concluded with iG and Fnatic tied for 1st place at 5-1. The tiebreaker went in the favor of Fnatic, resulting in Baolan and the team being drawn against KT Rolster in the quarterfinals. A tense affair saw iG emerge victorious 3-2 and progress to the semifinals where they met G2 Esports. A more straightforward 3-0 series secured them a place in the finals. Awaiting their challenge were Group D counterparts, Fnatic. Invictus Gaming’s convincing performance in the finals resulted in a 3-0 victory, and made them the first Chinese team to win a League of Legends World Championship. This also made Baolan the one of the first Chinese players to win an LOL World Championship.
2018 Baolan Esports Earnings
|$445,930.36 From 6 Tournaments|
|2018-12-23||1st||Demacia Cup Winter 2018||$12,162.00|
|2018-11-03||1st||LoL 2018 World Championship||$403,125.00|
|2018-09-14||2nd||LPL Summer 2018||$15,417.00|
|2018-07-08||1st||Rift Rivals 2018 – LCK vs LPL vs LMS||$3,333.33|
|2018-04-28||4th||LPL Spring 2018||$6,767.70|
|2018-01-07||3rd||Demacia Championship 2017||$5,125.33|
Baolan and iG started the season with a strong showing in the LPL, placing 2nd in the LPL Spring Season en route to their first domestic win in the organization’s history. Baolan and iG win 3-0 against JD Gaming in the finals, qualifying iG for the 2019 Mid-Season Invitational.
2019 Baolan Esports Earnings
|$64,467.86 From 4 Tournaments|
|2019-11-10||3rd-4th||LoL 2019 World Championship||$25,958.33|
|2019-07-07||2nd||Rift Rivals 2019 – LCK vs LPL vs LMS/VCS||$1,666.67|
|2019-05-19||3rd-4th||Mid-Season Invitational 2019||$5,000.00|
|2019-04-21||1st||LPL Spring 2019||$31,842.86|
Baolan finished in 5th-6th place during the LPL Summer Split.
2020 Baolan Esports Earnings
|$4,145.34 From 1 Tournament|
|2020-08-27||5th-6th||LPL Summer 2020||$4,145.34|
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