DRX set up a grand finals date with Paper Rex after winning a hard-fought lower bracket finals series against T1 in the VALORANT Champions Tour 2023: Pacific League last Sunday.
The South Korean squad gutted out a grueling 3-2 win over the Thai squad to assure itself a top two finish in the VCT Pacific League.
T1 actually started the series strong, taking a tight 13-11 victory at Ascent before DRX finally gained momentum and bagged the next two maps for the quick 2-1 lead.
DRX snagged a 13-11 victory at Fracture before clinching another 13-11 win in Game Three at Haven.
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T1 managed to bounce back in the fourth map via a 13-6 domination at Bind but it was DRX who got the last laugh following a 13-9 Game Five win at Pearl to clinch the last and final slot in the grand finals.
With the win, DRX will take on Indonesian team Paper Rex in the grand finals later in the day at 3:00 p.m.