100 Thieves highlights Doublelift’s LCS return with off-role Azir, but falters against Fudge-led Cloud9

After an exciting match to kick off the 2023 LCS Spring Split, Doublelift finally made his gnd return to pro play with 100 Thieves—but n right into NA’s reigning champions. His first test under the bright lights at the Riot Games Arena was against Cloud9, and the LCS juggernauts showed why they are one of the region’s most feared teams.

The veten marksman had plenty of expectations on his shoulders, even after coming off of a two-year break from the competitive scene, due to his stellar reputation as a multi-championship-winning legend of the LCS.