Overwatch Saudi Regional Tournament

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[e][h]Overwatch Saudi Regional Tournament
League Information
Series:
Overwatch Saudi Regional Tournament Saudi Regional Tournament
Type:
Offline
Location:
Saudi Arabia Riyad
Format:
Single Elimination
Prize pool:
1,000,000 SAR
(≃ $266,667 USD)
Start Date:
2018-09-21
End Date:
2018-09-22
Number of Teams:
8
Liquipedia Tier:
Links

Information[edit]

A regional tournament with teams from 9 different countries competing online with 8 teams qualifying to the final playoffs in Jeddah. This tournament is the first of its kind for Overwatch in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

  • On May 17th, the deadline to sign up was extended and the tournament was rescheduled to a later date[1]
    • The tournament was announced to be rescheduled for August 27-30th, 2018, with Qualifications taking place from the 3rd to the 17th of August.[2]
  • On August 26th, the tournament finals were rescheduled again, with new dates and venue to be announced.[3]

Eligible Countries[edit]

  • Bahrain Bahrain
  • Egypt Egypt
  • Kuwait Kuwait
  • Lebanon Lebanon
  • Malaysia Malaysia
  • Oman Oman
  • Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
  • Tunisia Tunisia
  • United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

Format[edit]

  • Single Elimination
    • Best of 5

Map Pool[edit]

Map Pool for Saudi Regional Tournament
Map Rotation Available Maps
Control Escort Assault Hybrid
1st map Control map
2nd map Escort map
3rd map Assault map
4th map Hybrid map
5th map Control map
Tiebreaker Bo3 Match on Oasis

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentator:
    • TBD

Final Results[edit]

1,000,000 SAR (~266,667 USD) is spread among the top three teams as seen below:

Conversion values taken from xe.com at 2018-05-08. 1 SAR ≈ 0.266667 USD

Participants[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
Osh-Tekk Warriors
W
September 21, 2018 - 15:00 UTC
TheRedZone
FF
Ricin
3
September 21, 2018 - 16:30 UTC
AWz eSports
1
Inferno Game Zone
3
September 21, 2018 - 18:00 UTC
4Dx eSports
0
Inferno Game Zone Frost
2
September 21, 2018 - 19:30 UTC
POWER eSport
3
Semifinals
Osh-Tekk Warriors
3
September 22, 2018 - 13:15 UTC
Ricin
0
Inferno Game Zone
3
September 22, 2018 - 15:00 UTC
POWER eSport
2
Finals
Osh-Tekk Warriors
3
September 22, 2018 - 19:00 UTC
Inferno Game Zone
1
3rd Place Match
Ricin
0
September 22, 2018 - 17:15 UTC
POWER eSport
3

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