MLBB: Gulf Cup 2020, The First Offical MLBB Esports Event for Middle East

John Dave Rossel
24/Nov/2020 09:44 am

First official Middle East MLBB tournament announced.
Players from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, and Bahrain are welcome to join.
Event starts at Nov. 27 to Dec. 25, 2020 with a prize pool of $15,000 USD.

The very first official Mobile Legends: Bang Bang(MLBB) Esports Tournament for the Middle East, Gulf Cup 2020 has been announced. Teams from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, and Bahrain will compete and show their skills for the prize pool of $15,000 USD.

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MLBB Gulf Cup 2020 Details

The event starts on Nov. 27 to Dec. 25, the event is open for all MLBB players of the said region. On top of the $15,000 USD prize pool, players will also be competing for a prize worth 132,000 in-game diamonds. 

Participants and enthusiasts are also encouraged to join the official MLBB discord server for the event where you can discuss and talk to gamers of the same interests. 

Starting on Nov. 27, following several rounds, the best 16 teams will take part in the Play-offs, which starts on Dec. 14 and will continue every weekend until the grand finals on December 25. The team who stands victorious on that day will be crowned the best in the Middle East and will receive the grand prize money and diamonds.

The prizes for the event are as follows:

  • 1st place – 8,000 USD and 48,000 diamonds;
  • 2nd place – 5,000 USD and 30,000 diamonds;
  • 3rd place – 1,000 USD and 18,000 diamonds;
  • 4th place – 1,000 USD and 12,000 diamonds;
  • 5th-8th places – 6,000 diamonds.

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang is a 5v5 Massive Online Battle Arena(MOBA) mobile game developed and published by Shanghai Moonton Technology. The game recently celebrated their 1 billion download milestone and it’s still growing, adding more content to this day for their players to enjoy.

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For news and updates about the event, check out the official Discord and Facebook page of MLBB. The event will be streamed live on their Youtube channel and its official Facebook page. 


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I have a passion for video games and writing about them. Focusing on Wild Rift, Mobile Legends and what's new regarding their esports communities.