GodLike Esports have reportedly secured the PUBG Cell Worldwide Championship (PMGC) 2021 finals invite from India inspite of inserting fourth in the Battlegrounds Cellular India Series (BGIS).
Ocean Sharma, one particular of the casters for the BGIS, uncovered in a livestream that GodLike will move on to the PMGC. Various Indian information retailers have also reported that the slot has been supplied to the supporter-favorite workforce. Instagram posts by the org’s founder, Chetan “Kronten” Chandgude, and other members of the group, have verified the information as well.
Tencent and Krafton have nonetheless to formally announce GodLike will be participating in in the PMGC.
The invite was meant to go to the winner of the BGIS. But teams experienced to satisfy specific needs to be ready to journey to Dubai to contend in the PMGC, which will choose put from Jan. 21 to 23. This involved at minimum two gamers from each and every workforce acquiring a valid passport with 6 months validity, remaining totally vaccinated, and a negative check for COVID-19. Groups had been meant to post the supporting paperwork just before 11pm IST on Jan. 16. Failing to do so would result in the next best place workforce receiving the PMGC slot.
Connected: Benefits for the Battlegrounds Cell India Series (BGIS) grand finals
It appears that the three teams over GodLike esports in the BGIS finals haven’t satisfied the prerequisites. The analyst for Skylightz Gaming, which completed in 1st position, exposed in an Instagram story that Tushar “GamlaBoy” Das was not in a position to implement for a passport due to the fact he experienced not too long ago tested good for COVID-19. The team’s Pukar Singla is a minimal and not fully vaccinated. India released vaccination for kids aged 15 to 18 earlier this thirty day period.
TSM India’s supervisor Nizhum Karmakar told Dot Esports that only two of the team’s gamers experienced passports. Karmakar included that a third player’s passport would be arriving today.
It’s unclear what necessities 3rd-put Group XO unsuccessful to satisfy, but the team has also been denied the PMGC slot.
GodLike will now possible fly out to Dubai in a day or two to enjoy in the PMGC finals versus 15 other teams from around the planet. The competition attributes a whole prize pool of additional than $3 million, which is the best figure in the historical past of PUBG Mobile esports. A total of 18 matches will take position throughout the three times to crown a winner.
GodLike and Brazil’s Alpha7 are the only two teams who will journey to Dubai for the party. 6 teams will be enjoying from Singapore when the remaining groups contend remotely.