Tencent has postponed the PUBG Mobile Pro League (PMPL) CIS 2022 for an indefinite period. As people worldwide have learned by now, there have been conflicts in the European nation of Ukraine owing to the aggressive military maneuvers by their neighbor Russia. This has taken a toll on activities across Europe and the ongoing PMPL CIS hasn’t been an exception.
PMPL CIS 2022 postponed due to Russia-Ukraine conflict
CIS, or the Commonwealth of Independent States is a coalition of countries formed after the fall of the USSR and includes both Russia and Ukraine. Thus the tournament PMPL CIS involves the participation of multiple players from the involved nations and is therefore taken into consideration given the recent developments.
For example, the lineup of Natus Vincere, also known as Navi, the runner ups of the last Global Championship is based in Kiev, Ukraine which is currently in a state of emergency.
No further disclosures have been made besides the announcement declaring the postponement. The authorities will be monitoring the situation closely and the tournament will be resumed as soon as possible once all the issues are cleared. Any further announcements will be updated here so stay tuned.
Tencent might resume the event provided the situtation improves
This is one of those moments where greater interests have come into play which are of much more significance than any game or competition. Looking at potential risks to the players and the stress, the decision which has been taken is for the best, and fans all around the world are expected to receive it well.
Nothing is more paramount than the well-being of everyone involved in the particular community. The authorities will surely take the necessary steps to ensure the smooth running of the event once the current issues have been dealt with.
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