M3 World Championship Playoffs Bracket and Schedule Revealed

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M3 World Championship Playoffs Bracket, Schedule and Results

John Dave Rossel
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After four days of grueling matches, the group stage of the M3 World Championship has finally concluded.
The playoffs bracket has also been finalized and the teams will now proceed to compete at the next stage and determine who will claim the world championship title.
The playoffs stage of the M3 World Championship will start on 11th December 2021.

After four days of grueling matches, the group stage of the M3 World Championship has finally concluded. The playoffs bracket has also been finalized and the teams will now proceed to compete at the next stage and determine who will be the final two teams to play in the grand finals for a chance at claiming the world championship title. In a surprising turn of events, the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League Invitational (MPLI) 2021 champions, ONIC Esports was sent to the lower bracket while the North American team, BloodThirsty Kings (BTK), and the Turkish team, Bedel, made their way to the upper bracket alongside the top teams of Mobile Legends esports.

M3 World Championship playoffs bracket and schedule details

After the conclusion of the fourth day of the group stage, the official playoffs bracket has been revealed. The 16 participants have been sent to their respective brackets depending on their performance during the group stage of the M3 World Championship.

Here is a quick look at the upcoming matches and schedules for the playoffs stage;

Upper Bracket

  • 11th December - Blacklist International [2] vs [3] BloodThirsty Kings

  • 11th December - Bedel [1] vs [3] EVOS Singapore (SG)

  • 12th December - ONIC Philippines [3] vs [0] RSG SG

  • 12th December - RRQ Hoshi [3] vs [1] Todak

Lower Bracket

  • 13th December -Team SMG [2] vs [0] ONIC Esports

  • 13th December - Keyd Stars [2] vs [0] GX Squad

  • 13th December - NAVI [2] vs [1] Malvinas Gaming

  • 13th December - RED Canids [0] vs [2] SeeYouSoon

Lower Bracket

  • 14th December - Blacklist International [2] vs [1] ONIC Esports

  • 14th December - Bedel [0] vs [2] Keyd Stars

  • 14th December - RSG SG [0] vs [2] NAVI

  • 14th December - Todak [2] vs [1] SeeYouSoon

Lower Bracket

  • 15th December - Blacklist International [3] vs [0] Keyd Stars

Upper Bracket

  • 15th December - ONIC PH [3] vs RRQ Hoshi [0]

Upper Bracket

  • 16th December - BloodThirsty Kings [3] vs [1] EVOS Singapore

Lower Bracket

  • 16th December - NAVI [2] vs TODAK [3]

Lower Bracket

  • 17th December - RRQ Hoshi vs Blacklist International

  • 17th December - EVOS SG vs TODAK

Upper Bracket

  • 18th December - BloodThirsty Kings vs ONIC Philippines

M3 World Championships Playoff Bracket

M3 World Championship playoffs format

According to the playoffs bracket, matches from the upper bracket will be settled through a BO5 series. The first and second phases of the lower bracket matches will be played in a BO3 format. The rest of the matches leading to the semifinals will be played in a BO5 series while the grand finale will be played in a BO7 series where the winner will be crowned as the M3 World Champion.

Where to watch the M3 World Championship

Fans can tune in to the action by heading to the official YouTube channel of Mobile Legends. The tournament will be broadcast live in various languages for each region.

With the M3 World Championship nearing its climax, the stakes are much higher for each participating team. It will be interesting to see who will dominate the playoffs stage and claim the title of world champions.

Check out AFK Gaming's event hub for M3 World Championship to stay up to date on live scores, schedules, rosters, results, and more.

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John is a mobile esports writer for AFK Gaming that specializes in Wild Rift and Mobile Legends, whilst also maintaining an overview of the Free Fire, COD Mobile and PUBG Mobile esports scenes.


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