The champions of the very first Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Southeast Asia Cup (MSC) 2017, IDONOTSLEEP Esports, also known as IDNS Esports is making a comeback for the upcoming MSC 2021 to represent Thailand. The team’s last major achievement was a win at the One Esports Mobile Legends Invitational Thailand and Laos Qualifier in May 2020. IDNS Esports is yet to announce its roster for the upcoming MSC 2021. They are the fifth confirmed participants in the upcoming MLBB tournament alongside EVOS Legends, Bigetron Alpha, EVOS SG, and RSG SG. Here's everything you need to know about the return of IDNS Esports at MSC 2021.
The big reveal was announced via the official social media handles of Mobile Legends and MPL with the caption “Does everyone still remember who was the first #MSC champion in 2017?”
While the IDNS Esports roster is currently unknown, the team has announced its participation and is hoping that its old and new fans will support it in the upcoming tournament.
During the MSC 2017, IDNS Esports secured their championship title after dominating the Filipino team Salty Salad in the grand finals.
IDNS Esports returned for the MSC 2018 but due to technical difficulties, the team was not able to perform at its best and eventually lost the chance to secure a win.
With the return of IDNS Esports, five teams have been confirmed to participate in the upcoming MSC 2021. The other four teams are EVOS Legends (likely without Luminaire), Bigetron Alpha, EVOS SG, and RSG SG. It will be interesting to see how IDNS Esports will fare with the biggest names of the MPL esports scene.