The AMD Ryzen Skyesports Skirmish Series 2021 with Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) is here and not only a single invited team but the tournament allows underdogs to shine and create a name for themselves. It will begin later this month and last until mid-November.
Skyesports Skirmish Series 2021: Registrations and regions
Registrations are currently open on the official Skyesports Discord channel. To ensure equal representation and give opportunities to everyone, India has been split into six zones for the Skyesports Skirmish Series. These are as follows.
- North: Punjab, Rajasthan, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh, Delhi, Ladakh, and Jammu and Kashmir.
- South: Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Andaman and Nicobar, Lakshadweep, and Pondicherry.
- East: Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, and West Bengal.
- West: Goa, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Dadra, Nagar Haveli, Daman, and Diu.
- Central: Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, and Uttarakhand.
- North East: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, and Sikkim.
Skyesports Skirmish Series 2021: Tournament format and prize pool
Each zone will feature two rounds of qualifiers, followed by the quarterfinals and the semifinals. The top six teams from the semifinals of each zone will advance to the National Finals. In the National Finals, the 36 teams will be split into six groups, which will compete in a round-robin format. The champions will walk away with the lion’s share of the $2,600 (Rs200,000) prize pool.
Skyesports Skirmish Series 2021 will be important for BGMI players
This is not all, though. The top six teams from the Skirmish Series 2021 will be given a chance to cement their legacy in BGMI esports as they will directly qualify for the upcoming Skyesports Mobile Open. This newly-established tournament will be revealed in the coming weeks and will feature the best teams from across India competing for bragging rights and prize money.
Skyesports Skirmish Series is growing its wings
Last year, the first-ever Skyesports Skirmish Series was conducted from August to October 2020. In it, only the South Asian states of Karnataka, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu were included. After its immense success, the competition is back in 2021 with a pan-India format.
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