Biggest Upcoming Indian Valorant Tournaments in 2021

Abhimannu Das
4/Feb/2021 10:09 am

Valorant esports in India is set to grow this year with multiple events lined up for 2021.
Riot also made its entry to the India official on January 2020, which may lead to more official support from the t
ESPL Valorant Power Up is set to be the one of the biggest events this year with a prize pool of INR 750,000 ($10,250).

Valorant tournaments in India are set to bring out the best in players with Riot officially making an entry into the subcontinent. The developers announced last month that they are “We're thrilled with the response to our launch of VALORANT in India and South Asia and are assessing our plans for next steps on our presence in the region, including esports.” While we do not have our own region in this year’s Valorant Champions Tour, things are looking very promising for Indian fans, and we just might be eligible for next year’s edition of Champions Tour. Valorant Tournaments in India are organized by the likes of The Esports Club, Skyesports, PayTM First Games, and ESPL. Here are all the upcoming Valorant Tournaments in India that you should keep an eye out for. 

Valorant Tournaments in India: Upcoming Events in 2021

There are three major tournaments that you should keep an eye out for - Skyesports League 2021, ESPL Valorant PowerUp, and The Esports Club Challenger Series. Skyesports and TEC are yet to announce tournament dates but we can expect announcements shortly. ESPL Valorant PowerUp is set to comment later this month. Here are all the details for the upcoming events: 

ESPL Valorant Power Up India

ESPLESPL's event is scheduled to kick off later this month.
Image Credit: ESPL

The ESPL Valorant PowerUp tournament is set to feature some of the best talents in the country including Global Esports, Team Mahi, GodLike Esports, XTZ Esports, and more. 16 teams will participate in the upcoming only event for a prize pool of the INR 750,000 ($10,250). The event is a result of a partnership between ESPL and Skyesports. 

Prize Pool: INR 750,000 ($10,250) 

Start Date: Feb 13, 2021


Skyesports League 2021

SkyEsports League 2021Skyesports teased fans with this image on Instagram yesterday.
Image Credit: Skyesports

Skyesports posted an update yesterday that they intend to bring back the popular Skyesports Valorant League for 2021 and have asked fans to stay tuned for updates. There is no word on the tournament start date or prize pool just yet, and we will update the information as soon as it is available. 

Prize Pool: TBD

Start Date: TBD


The Esports Club Valorant Challenger Series

TEC Challenger SeriesThe TEC Challenger Series was one of the most-watched Indian esports events last year.
Image Credit: TEC

The Esports Club had some of the most exciting and eventful events for Valorant esports in India with five Challenger Series events that concluded last year. We also had the TEC Invitational which concluded earlier this month. The organization will be back with its 2021 line-up of events in the coming months but there is no word on the tournament start date or prize pool just yet, and we will update the information as soon as it is available.

Prize Pool: TBD

Start Date: TBD


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Abhimannu Das is a part of the content team at AFK Gaming and a lifelong obsessive gamer. He is covering content on esports titles like VALORANT, CS: GO, Call of Duty, Fortnite, PUBG and more. He also writes opinion pieces, cover stories and conducts interviews with esports professionals.