This article is presented by DBS, the official Singapore banking partner of MWI.
After an action-packed ONE Esports’ MPL Invitational 2021 last November, ONE Esports and Moonton are starting the new year with another exciting Mobile Legends: Bang Bang tournament — the MLBB Women’s Invitational (MWI 2022).
Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming MLBB Women’s Invitational (MWI 2022).
What is the MLBB Women’s Invitational 2022 (MWI 2022)?
MWI 2022 will pit nine of the best female Southeast Asian teams against each other for a chance to become the first-ever Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Women’s Invitational Champion.
Aside from bragging rights, the winner receive the lion’s share of the US$15,000 prize pool.
MLBB Women’s Invitational 2022 format
The nine participating teams will be divided into two groups. Teams from the same region will be fielded into different groups.
During the group stage, teams will battle it out in a best-of-one format.
The top four teams in each group will qualify for the playoffs. As Group A will have five teams, and Group B will have four teams, all teams from Group B will qualify for the playoffs, while one team from Group A will be eliminated.
MLBB Women’s Invitational 2022 schedule
The tournament will take place from January 27 to 30. Here is the complete schedule for each day up until the grand final.
Day 1 Group stage – January 27 (Thursday)
|GROUP A||TEAM 1||12 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 2|
|GROUP A||TEAM 3||1 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 4|
|GROUP B||TEAM 6||2 p.m. GMT +8||TEAM 7|
|GROUP B||TEAM 8||3 p.m. GMT +8||TEAM 9|
|GROUP A||TEAM 1||4 p.m. GMT +8||TEAM 5|
|GROUP A||TEAM 2||5 p.m. GMT +8||TEAM 3|
|GROUP A||TEAM 4||6 p.m. GMT +8||TEAM 5|
|GROUP B||TEAM 7||7 p.m. GMT +8||TEAM 8|
Day 2 Group stage – January 28 (Friday)
|GROUP A||TEAM 1||12 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 3|
|GROUP A||TEAM 2||1 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 4|
|GROUP B||TEAM 6||2 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 8|
|GROUP B||TEAM 7||3 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 9|
|GROUP A||TEAM 1||4 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 4|
|GROUP A||TEAM 2||5 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 5|
|GROUP B||TEAM 6||6 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 9|
|GROUP A||TEAM 3||7 p.m. GMT+8||TEAM 5|
Day 1 Playoffs – January 29 (Saturday)
|GROUP A RANK 1||12 p.m. GMT+8||GROUP B RANK 4|
|GROUP A RANK 3||2:30 p.m. GMT+8||GROUP B RANK 2|
|GROUP A RANK 2||5 p.m. GMT+8||GROUP B RANK 3|
|GROUP A RANK 4||7:30 p.m. GMT +8||GROUP B RANK 1|
Day 2 Playoffs – January 30 (Sunday)
|WINNER MATCH 1||12 p.m. GMT+8||WINNER MATCH 2|
|WINNER MATCH 3||2:30 p.m. GMT+8||WINNER MATCH 4|
|WINNER MATCH 5||6 p.m. GMT+8||WINNER MATCH 6|
MLBB Women’s Invitational 2022 participating teams
Teams from six countries, including Bren Esports, Omega Esports, IDONOTSLEEP (IDNS), and Impunity Esports, will be competing. Unfortunately, Thailand’s IDNS Elsa has withdrawn from the tournament due to a scheduling conflict.
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MLBB Women’s Invitational 2022 prize pool
Here is the breakdown of the US$15,000 prize pool.
(To be updated)
Where to watch the MLBB Women’s Invitational 2022?
You can watch the tournament on ONE Esports’ official platforms.
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