Season 5 of MPL-Philippines announced; Features $100,000 Prize Pool

Shounak Sengupta
20/Feb/2020 10:16 am

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The MLBB Professional League or MPL announced it’s fifth season for the Philippines, and the tournament dubbed as MPL-PH will run all through March and early April with the finals being played out in March. The league format features 7 teams who will play out an entire league stage, leading up to a grand finals. The prize pool for the event will be 100,000 USD with 45,000 USD for the league stage and the rest for the finale. 


The following teams will be a part of MPL-PH Season 5: 


Onic PH

SGD Omega


Bren Sports

Geek Fam

Blacklist International (Former EVOS PH)

STI (Former Ownage)


The League stage will run from 29th February to 1st April with games being played on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The Playoffs will be played out in March. 

Week 1: February 29-March 1

Week 2: March 6-8

Week 3: March 13-15

Week 4: March 20-22

Week 5: March 27-29

Week 6: April 3-5

Playoffs: will run from May 2-3, 2020

Prize Pool

$100,000 will be given out in prize money during MPL-PH. $45,000 will be the prize pool for the league stage. For the Playoffs, This season’s MPL Champion will receive $25,000 while the Grand Final MVP will get $1000. Second Place will take home $13,000, Third Place $6,000, Fourth Place: $4,000, 5th-6th Place: $2,000 each, 7th-8th Place: $1,000 each, Regular Season: $45,000.

How To Watch

Games will be streamed on the Mobile Legends Philippines Page on Facebook and on YouTube from 6 PM SGT. Additionally, spectators can also catch the action live at the Illumination Studio in Makati City. 



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