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Bharti Airtel collaborates with Nodwin Gaming to bring Singtel’s PVP eSports Championship 2018 to India

The tournament finals will be held in Singapore and have a total prize pool or $300,000.

  • Published: August 23, 2018 5:09 PM IST
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Leading telecom service provider Bharti Airtel is teaming up with Nodwin Gaming which is a prominent Indian eSports company to bring Singtel’s PVP eSports Championship 2018 to India. The PVP eSports Championship is one of the more prominent gaming tournaments held in South Asia. Airtel has now opened up registrations for the India leg of the tournament thus giving the Indian eSports community to this tournament.

The tournament will feature two games where participants can compete, the mobile game Arena of Valor and the PC game Dota 2. The India leg of the tournament will begin on August 31, and the registration for the event is currently open and will close on August 30. Players can go to the PVP eSports Championship to register for the tournament.

The tournament has a total prize pool of $300,000 (approximately Rs 2,10,28,500), and the India leg of the tournament will be held over a period of two weeks. One team from each of the games will be chosen to represent the country at the final rounds that will be held in Singapore from October 2, 2018.

Sameer Batra, CEO-Content & Apps, Bharti Airtel commented on it and said, “Youth in India, much like their counterparts across the world, are seeking new avenues of entertainment and e-sports as a category is seeing great response from gaming enthusiasts in India. It gives us great pleasure to bring PVP eSports Championship 2018 to India that will offer eSports gamers a platform to compete with their experienced counterparts at a global level.”

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While Akshat Rathee, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Nodwin Gaming said, “The announcement of PVP Esports Championship presents a new opportunity for the Indian gamers. This tournament also provides the participants a perfect competitive platform to test their skills against the best in the region.”

  • Published Date: August 23, 2018 5:09 PM IST