- Airtel and PMPL South Asia announce partnership.
- PMPL South Asia will be available for streaming on the Airtel Xstream app.
Airtel will power the PUBG MOBILE Pro League (PMPL) as the Preferred Network of the tournament and will also bring the best of PUBG Mobile Esports on the Airtel Xstream app. Action from the tournament along with some exclusive experiences will now be available to Airtel customers as part of their Airtel Thanks benefits.
The announcement comes after PMPL South Asia revealed Mountain Dew as one of their sponsors last week.
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Shashwat Sharma, Chief Marketing Officer, Bharti Airtel said: “Airtel has been consistently rated as India's best network by multiple global experts and we are thrilled to join forces with PMPL to power the country’s Esports revolution. Given the growing popularity of online gaming amongst the youth, we will also be bringing the best of Esports in India to our digital entertainment platforms as part of Airtel Thanks.”
James, Director of PUBG MOBILE Global Esports of Tencent Games said: “PUBG MOBILE is always to deliver a good quality product and superior Esports experience to players and audiences around the world. With the help of Airtel high-speed network service, we have more confidence that players can enjoy wonderful PUBG MOBILE Esports tournaments,”
The move comes after Tencent's on ground partner in India, NODWIN Gaming earlier announced their partnership with Airtel for the Airtel India Esports Tour.