BGMI Masters Series 2022 - Week 1: Teams, Schedule, Standings, Format, Streams
Everything about BGMI Masters Series 2022 (Qualifying Stage).
The BGMI Masters Series (BGMS) 2022 is scheduled to take place from 24th June to 17th July, with a massive prize pool of INR 1,50,00,000 ($191,736 USD) and 24 invited teams competing for the trophy. The tournament will be broadcast on television via Star Sports 2 and online on LOCO.
Here is complete information about the first week of BGMI Masters Series 2022 including live coverage of key events, gameplay, match results, overall standing, more.
BGMS 2022 - Week 1: Complete Details
24 BGMI teams will be competing in this tournament, divided into three groups of eight teams each, taking on each other across three weeks of the qualifying stage.
The first week of the BGMI Masters Series 2022 will be taking place across the coming weekend from 24th to 26th June and it is unclear if they will be counted towards the final scoring for the qualifying stage or not.
Overall Standings - Week 1
Day 1: 24th June
Map 1 - Erangel (A+B) | Map 2 - Miramar (A+B) | Map 3 - Sanhok (B+C) | Map 4 - Erangel (B+C)
Day 2: 25th June
Map 1 - Miramar (A+C) | Map 2 - Erangel (A+C)| Map 3 - Erangel (A+B)| Map 4 - Sanhok (A+B)
Day 3: 26th June
Map 1 - Miramar (B+C) | Map 2 - Erangel (B+C) | Map 3 - Sanhok (A+C) | Map 4 - Erangel (A+C)
Top Fragger - Week 1
Match 8: Blind Esports ends the day with a WWCD
The last match of the second day ends with Blind Esports walking away with its first WWCD of the tournament and finishing the day on the fourth place overall. Blind secured a total of 27 points during the match which included 15 placement points and 12 finishes, ending the day with 64 points in total across the eight matches.
Match 6, 7: Team iNSANE jumps to second place with back-to-back WWCD
Following up on a decent first day, Team iNSANE really turned things around for themselves by jumping to second place on the points table as it bagged two consecutive WWCDs, accumulating a total of 44 points split equally between the two matches - 15 placement points and seven finishes.
Can they score a hattrick and dethrone OR Esports, who are also going quite strong by the way.
Match 5: SouL starts proceedings with a WWCD
First day might not have gone SouL's way, despite a heroic solo effort by Hector during Match-3 to secure a WWCD for his side. But things have started off well on the second day as SouL secures victory in its very first match, 29 points in the bag, 15 placement points and 14 finishes.
The second day of BGMS 2022 begins
After an intense first day that witnessed four matches being played by 'Group-B' teams, we are all set for the second day of the competition. OR Esports was the clear winner with Attanki leading the charge having attained consecutive MVP performances for his side. It remains to be seen if they can continue ahead in similar fashion or does another team manage to secure the top spot for themselves.
Interview Day 1: Jelly appreciates his team as OR Esports tops the points table
During the interview after all matches of the first day were done, Jelly appreciated his teammates stating that they did everything that he had expected from them be it player rotations, team fights, or anything else.
Despite the first two matches not going its way, OR Esports recovered in the final two matches, including a WWCD in the third game, where OR went in with a clean slate according to Jelly. He further said that the team mentality was very good as they are able to reset themselves without facing many problems.
Match 4: Attanki secures his second consecutive MVP
OR Esports assault player Attanki seems to be in top form as he racked another MVP award, his second for the day in back-to-back matches. Despite his team placing second, Attanki managed to deliver quite the performance which included four finishes, five knocks, and three assists. Helping his team achieve two more finishes than the winners, Team XO (10 finishes).
Match 4: Team XO with a clinical finish on Erangel
Team XO took an early lead in this match without losing any players and kept its grip on the top spot with clinical and precise gameplay till the very end. With all players on their feet to finish the match, XO secured a total of 25 points, including 15 placement points and 10 finishes.
Match 3: Attanki terrifies his opponents with his aggression
The assaulter for OR Esports was looking indomitable on Sanhok, sweeping through all the squads as he secured seven finishes to his name, coupled with four knocks and two assists. He contributed heavily to this dominating performance by OR, securing a total of 27 points, 15 placement points and 12 finishes.
Match 3: OR Esports dominates on Sanhok to secure WWCD
A really intense 3v3 went down between OR Esports and Blind Esports on Sanhok. The circle closed down on the two teams as they kept fighting tooth and nail to come out on top. Blind did get an early advantage by knocking down Attanki, but OR managed to revive him and came back to win multiple close-quarter fights to secure its first WWCD of the tournament.
Match 2: AKop delivers a solid all-round performance
Ankit "AKop" Shukla bagged the MVP award in this match for a solid well-rounded performance for Orangutan with six finishes, four knocks, and two assists to his name. Unfortunately, he could not top any of the individual categories with Destro securing most finishes (7), CluTch dishing out maximum damage (851), and Blaze achieving highest assits (5).
Match 2: Orangutan fights hard to claim WWCD
An intense final fight broke out between Orangutan, Hyderabad Hydras, and just a single player from FS Esports, CluTch, who managed to grab a second-place finish for his side despite the massive handicap. However, it was Orangutan that managed to keep calm and come out on top with a total of 30 points, including 15 placement points and 15 finishes.
Match 1: DeltaPG shines bright for Chemin Esports
Parth "DeltaPG" Garg was the MVP of the first match, having picked five finishes for Chemin Esports, along with three knocks, and four assists. With this, not only does he become the leading fragger but also secured the most number of assists along with maximum damage output.
Match 1: Chemin Esports claims the first WWCD
The first match of BGMS 2022 has concluded with Chemin Esports walking away with the WWCD (Winner Winner Chicken Dinner). Chemin claimed a total of 28 points, including 15 placement points and 13 finishes.
BGMI Masters Series 2022 Kicks Off
The highly anticipated BGMS 2022 has finally started with a thoughtful introduction segment about the game for viewers who might be new to Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI). This was followed by a group-wise team introduction, familiarizing the viewers with all the participating teams and their respective lineups.
Catch all the action live across Star Sports 2 (TV), LOCO, and Glance.
Format, Schedule, Prize Pool, Livestream
The BGMI Masters Series 2022 comprises of two stages, starting with the qualifying stage which will kick off with 24 BGMI teams, followed by the grand finals stage where the 16 qualifying teams will further compete to crown the champion.
In Week 1, four matches will be played each day from 24th to 26th June, resulting in a total of 12 matches. These matches will be played on Erangel, Miramar, and Sanhok, with the maps changing every match.
Week 1 | 24th to 26th June
24th June, Fri - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
25th June, Sat - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
26th June, Sun - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
Week 2 | 27th June to 3rd July
27th June, Mon - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
28th June, Tue - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
29th June, Wed - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
30th June, Thu - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
1st July, Fri - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
2nd July, Sat - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
3rd July, Sun - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
Week 3 | 4th to 10th July
4th July, Mon - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
5th July, Tue - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
6th July, Wed - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
7th July, Thu - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
8th July, Fri - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
9th July, Sat - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
10th July, Sun - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
Week 4 | 13th to 17th July
13th July, Wed - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
14th July, Thu - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
15th July, Fri - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
16th July, Sat - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
17th July, Sun - 20:00 to 23:30 IST
The total prize pool of BGMI Masters Series 2022 is a massive amount of INR 1.5 crores ($191,736 USD). However, it is unclear how this amount will be divided between the competing teams at this point in time, information about this will be updated as soon as we receive the concerned details.
The BGMI Masters Series 2022 will be televised on Star Sports 2 in English, Tamil, and Hindi during the prime time slot from 20:00 to 23:30 IST.
Apart from this, the event will also be livestreamed on the LOCO platform and the Glance platform, interested users can visit the following links to view the stream in their preferred language,
LOCO - | |
Glance - English