APL Esports Announces INR 2,50,000 APL Invitational Season 2 for BGMI
Esports and media broadcasting company, APL Esports just announced its APL Invitational Season 2 event for Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI). The tournament will feature 24 teams that will be competing against each other for a prize pool of INR 2,50,000 ($3,350 USD). The prize pool will be divided between two rounds with Round One offering a prize pool of INR 1,00,000 ($1,350 USD) for the group stages and Round Two offering a prize pool of INR 1,50,000 ($2,000 USD) for the final stage. As per its press release, the tournament sponsored by the owner of APL Esports, Durgesh Mishra will kick off today (20th August) and will conclude on 26th August.
Disclaimer: The event is being co-sponsored by Pepsi according to its press release. AFK Gaming has been unable to independently verify the company’s sponsorship of the event.
APL Invitational Season 2 BGMI: Format and schedule
The APL Invitational Season 2 BGMI event starts on 20th August and will continue till 26th Aug 2021.
Round One (20th to 23rd August)
Round One will feature a total of 24 teams that will be divided across four groups. Each group will compete in a round-robin format for a total of nine matches each. A total of 18 teams will qualify for Round Two along with an extra team among eliminated participants via fan voting.
Round Two (24th to 26th August)
Round Two will feature a total of 19 teams who will compete against each other to determine the winners of APL Invitational Season 2.
The participating teams include:
Red Owl Gaming
ForceOne x LegStump Esports
IYD x Team Tamilas
APL Invitational Season 2 BGMI: Where to watch
The event will be streamed on APL Esports’ YouTube channel from 20th to 26th August at 3.30 PM IST.
Fans can also stay updated on the event via APL Esports' social media handles and website: