Updated May 10: We’re updating this article with the complete results and standings from every game played at MSI.

The League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) returns this year with 11 of the world’s best teams meeting up in Reykjavik, Iceland.

The 11 teams participating in MSI 2021 will fight for a chance at the US$250,000 prize pool and an additional slot for their region at the 2021 World Championship (Worlds).



Here are the complete results of the 2021 Mid-Season Invitational.

Group Stage Standings

MSI Group A

1. Royal Never Give Up (8-0)
2. Pentanet.GG (3-6)
3. Unicorns of Love (2-7)

MSI Group B

1. MAD Lions (3-0)
2. PSG Talon (2-1)
3. paiN Gaming (1-2)
4. fastPay Wildcats (0-3)

MSI Group C

1 . DWG KIA (3-0)
2. Infinity Esports (1-2)
2. DetonatioN FocusMe (1-2)
2. Cloud9 (1-2)

Bold indicates that the team has qualified for Stage 2’s Rumble.


Photo of DWG KIA with Baron Buff in Day 1 of MSI 2021
Credit: LoL Esports

All times are formatted for the GMT+8 timezone.

Group Stage Day 1

  • DWG KIA 1 – 0 Cloud9
  • Infinity Esports 1 – 0 DetonatioN FocusMe
  • Royal Never Give Up 1 – 0 Pentanet.GG
  • Pentanet.GG 0 – 1 Unicorns of Love
  • Istanbul Wildcats 0 – 1 paiN Gaming
  • MAD Lions 1 – 0 PSG Talon

Group Stage Day 2

  • Pentanet.GG 0 – 1 Royal Never Give Up
  • Unicorns of Love 0 – 1 Royal Never Give Up
  • Infinity Esports 0 – 1 DWG KIA
  • DetonatioN FocusMe 1 – 0 Cloud9
  • fastPay Wildcats 0 – 1 MAD Lions
  • paiN Gaming 0 – 1 PSG Talon

Group Stage Day 3

  • Royal Never Give Up 1 – 0 Unicorns of Love
  • Unicorns of Love 0 – 1 Pentanet.GG
  • DWG KIA 1 – 0 DetonatioN FocusMe
  • Cloud9 1 – 0 Infinity Esports
  • MAD Lions 1 – 0 paiN Gaming
  • PSG Talon 1 – 0 fastPay Wildcats

Group Stage Day 4

May 9 (Sunday)

  • Unicorns of Love 0 – 1 Royal Never Give Up
  • Unicorns of Love 1 – 0 Pentanet.GG
  • Royal Never Give Up 1 – 0 Pentanet.GG

May 10 (Monday)

  • Royal Never Give Up 1 – 0 Unicorns of Love
  • Pentanet.GG 1 – 0 Unicorns of Love
  • Pentanet.GG 0 – 1 Royal Never Give Up
  • Pentanet.GG 1 – 0 Unicorns of Love (tiebreaker)

Group Stage Day 5

May 10 (Monday)

  • 9:00 p.m. – MAD Lions vs fastPay Wildcats
  • 10:00 p.m. – PSG Talon vs paiN Gaming
  • 11:00 p.m. fastPay Wildcats vs PSG Talon

May 11 (Tuesday)

  • 12:00 a.m. – paiN Gaming vs MAD Lions
  • 1:00 a.m. – paiN Gaming vs fastPay Wildcats
  • 2:00 a.m. – PSG Talon vs MAD Lions

Group Stage Day 6

May 11 ( Tuesday)

  • 9:00 p.m. – Cloud9 vs DWG KIA
  • 10:00 p.m. – Detonation FocusMe vs Infinity Esports
  • 11:00 p.m. – DWG KIA vs Infinity Esports

May 12 (Wednesday)

  • 12:00 a.m. – Cloud9 vs DetonatioN FocusMe
  • 1:00 a.m. – DetonatioN FocusMe vs DWG KIA
  • 2:00 a.m. – Infinity Esports vs Cloud9

Photo of Blaber of Cloud9 at MSI 2021 Day 1
Credit: LoL Esports

Rumble Stage Day 1

May 14 (Friday)

  • 9:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 10:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 11:00 p.m. – TBD

May 15 (Saturday)

  • 12:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 1:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 2:00 a.m. – TBD

Rumble Stage Day 2

May 15 (Saturday)

  • 9:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 10:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 11:00 p.m. – TBD

May 16 (Sunday)

  • 12:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 1:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 2:00 a.m. – TBD

Rumble Stage Day 3

May 16 (Sunday)

  • 9:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 10:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 11:00 p.m. – TBD

May 17 (Monday)

  • 12:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 1:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 2:00 a.m. – TBD

Rumble Stage Day 4

May 17 (Tuesday)

  • 9:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 10:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 11:00 p.m. – TBD

May 18 (Wednesday)

  • 12:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 1:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 2:00 a.m. – TBD

Rumble Stage Day 5

May 18 (Wednesday)

  • 9:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 10:00 p.m. – TBD
  • 11:00 p.m. – TBD

May 19 (Thursday)

  • 12:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 1:00 a.m. – TBD
  • 2:00 a.m. – TBD

Photo of MSI Trophy on stage at MSI 2021
Credit: LoL Esports

Knockout Stage – Semifinals Day 1

May 21 (Friday)

  • 8:00 p.m. – TBD

Knockout Stage – Semifinals Day 2

May 22 (Saturday)

  • 8:00 p.m. – TBD

Knockout Stage – Finals Day

May 23 (Sunday)

  • 8:00 p.m. – TBD

READ MORE: Everything you need to know about League of Legends MSI 2021