The ONE Esports MPL Invitational 2021 (MPLI 2021) is fast approaching, and fans can’t wait to see who truly is the best Mobile Legends: Bang Bang team in Southeast Asia.

20 teams from the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, and Cambodia will duke it out in the Land of Dawn starting November 2.

Don’t miss out on the action!


MPLI 2021 schedule

ONE Esports’ Mobile Legends Professional League Invitational 2021 (MPLI 2021) schedule

The captain’s draw will be livestreamed on October 31, 7 p.m. (GMT+8).

The group stage will run from November 2 to 4. The quarterfinals will take place on November 5.

The Grand Finals will be held on November 7.

Day 1 – Group stage (Tuesday, November 2)

TEAMSRESULTSTEAM
Orange Esports1 – 2Alter Ego
ECHO2 – 1Aura Fire
EVOS Legends0 – 2RRQ Hoshi
Bigetron Alpha2 – 0Geek Fam

Day 2 – Group stage (Wednesday, November 3)

TEAMSRESULTSTEAMS
SeeYouSoon2 – 1TODAK
RSG SG0 – 2RSG PH
ONIC PH2 – 0Smart Omega
Rebellion Genflix2 – 0Nexplay EVOS

Day 3 – Group stage (Thursday, November 4)

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
RSG PH2 – 1ECHO
Rebellion Genflix0 – 2Alter Ego
RRQ Hoshi2 – 0 ONIC PH
SeeYouSoon2 – 0 Bigetron Alpha

Day 4 – Quarterfinal (Friday, November 5)

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Team SMG0 – 2RRQ Hoshi
EVOS SG0 –2Alter Ego
Blacklist International2 – 0 Bigetron Alpha
ONIC ID2 – 1RSG PH

Day 5 – Grand Finals (Sunday, November 7)

Black RRQ

TEAMSSCHEDULETEAMS
Blacklist International2 – 1RRQ Hoshi
Alter Ego0 – 2ONIC Esports
Blacklist International1 – 3ONIC Esports

Take note that games will be on a rolling schedule and may not start at these exact times.


MPLI 2021 format and prize pool

Blacklist International, EVOS SG, ONIC Esports, and Team SMG have been given a bye to the quarterfinals in separate brackets.

Participating teams from each bracket will be determined through the captain’s draw. A representative from the MPL champions will pick which teams they want to face by drafting them into their bracket.

All matches will be played in a best-of-three format, except for the grand final which will a best-of-five.

The winner will get the lion’s share of the US$100,000 prize pool.



MPLI 2021 participating teams

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League Singapore Season 2 (MPL SG Season 2) winning team picture
Credit: Moonton

Here are the 20 participating teams from each MPL region.

TEAM REGION
SeeYouSoonMPL KH Season `1
Blacklist InternationalMPL PH Season 8
ONIC PHMPL PH Season 8
ECHOMPL PH Season 8
Nexplay EVOSMPL PH Season 8
Smart OmegaMPL PH Season 8
RSG PHMPL PH Season 8
Alter EgoMPL ID Season 8
Aura FireMPL ID Season 8
Bigetron AlphaMPL ID Season 8
EVOS LegendsMPL ID Season 8
Geek Fam IDMPL ID Season 8
Rebellion GenflixMPL ID Season 8
RRQ HoshiMPL ID Season 8
ONIC EsportsMPL ID Season 8
EVOS SGMPL SG Season 2
RSG SGMPL SG Season 2
Orange EsportsMPL MY Season 8
TODAKMPL MY Season 8
Team SMG MPL MY Season 8

Where to watch the MPLI 2021?

You can watch the captain’s draft and the tournament on ONE Esports’ official platforms.

READ MORE: Blacklist International’s BON CHAN: ‘We want to face Team SMG at MPLI’