Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times

ESports

MPL PH: MP the King shines as NXP Evos picks apart ONIC


Debuting Michael “MP the King” Endino starred as Nexplay EVOS picked up its first win, 2-0, against ONIC PH in MPL Philippines Season Nine, Sunday afternoon.

This is MP the King’s first MPL game, replacing John Paul “H2wo” Salonga in the starting unit.

Already up by as much as 6K in the gold department, Nexolay EVOS took out Allen “Baloyskie” Baloy’s Valentina to take an uncontested Luminous Lord in the 17:01-minute mark.

ONIC PH was able to survive the first phase of NXPE’s siege, but with Gerald “Dlarskie” Trinchera’s Yu Zhong sacrificing himself to buy time, the MPL PH Season Eight second placer’s tower defense eventually fell.

MP the King had an outstanding debut for Nexplay EVOS, putting up six kills and four assists against one death on Karina in the 18-6 Game One win in 18 minutes and 45 seconds.

Jhonwin “Hesa” Dela Merced (Popol and Kupa) had a 3-1-9 in his MPL debut while Jeniel “YellyHaze” Bata-anon tallied a game-high 13 assists along with two kills and two deaths on Yve.MPL-PH-9-Nexplay-def-ONIC-Game-One MPL PH: MP the King shines as NXP Evos picks apart ONIC ESports Mobile Legends MPL-PH News  - philippine sports news

In Game Two, Kenneth “CADENZA” Castro’s Hilda and YellyHaze’s Mathilda applied the early pressure on Kairi “Kairi” Rayosdelsol’s Yi Sun-Shin while MP the King (Roger) stole all his resources. This put Kairi behind early in the game.

It was a total team effort for NXPE with Rainiel “URESHIII” Logronio (Benedetta) splitting the map and Hesa (Popol and Kupa) providing the bulk of the damage.

While Kairi kept himself safe despite NXPE’s constant invasion, the gold advantage proved too much. ONIC PH failed to mount a comeback.

#ReadMore  60 seconds with SMART Gilas Pilipinas' Allein Maliksi

MP the King was responsible for two of Nexplay EVOS’ three kills in the 3-8 Game Two win. Meanwhile, CADENZA had two assists and a death in 14 minutes and 26 seconds.

MPL-PH-9-Nexplay-def-ONIC-Game-Two MPL PH: MP the King shines as NXP Evos picks apart ONIC ESports Mobile Legends MPL-PH News  - philippine sports news

NXPE and ONIC PH both have 1-1 slates.

Nexplay EVOS will next face the skidding Blacklist International on Friday at 8:00 PM. On the other hand, ONIC PH has Bren Esports as its next opponent on Saturday at 6:00 PM.

Written By


You May Also Like

ESports

ONIC PH officially announced the release of star jungler Kairi “Kairi” Rayosdelsol on Sunday. The pride of Limay, Bataan is set to sign with...

ESports

Kairi “Kairi” Rayosdelsol is set to fulfill a lifelong dream. The 16-year-old jungler out of Limay, Bataan is heading to Indonesia to suit up...

ESports

ONIC PH parted ways with another key piece from its bench in Mico “Micophobia” Quitlong, Friday afternoon. The 24-year-old roamer joined the organization back...

ESports

Coach Denver “Yeb” Miranda remained mum on his rumored transfer to Indonesia following his sudden exit from ONIC PH, Monday morning. The organization announced...

ESports

Following a stellar two-season stint with Nexplay EVOS, head coach John “Zico” Dizon has decided to leave the organization and accept a coaching opportunity...

ESports

ONIC PH parted ways with veteran roamer Ian “Beemo” Sergio after two seasons with the team, Saturday night. The 26-year-old roamer was picked up...

ESports

Omega Esports booted out ONIC PH, 3-0, to enter the lower bracket finals of the MPL Philippines Season Nine at the SMX Convention Center...

ESports

Dylan “Light” Catipon played crucial in Game Three, leading RSG PH to a 3-0 win over ONIC PH to advance to the MPL Philippines...

Advertisement