Updated (August 28, 2021): Added Playoffs results
We’ve already seen the debut of Chinese Wild Rift (WR) teams at the 2021 LPL Warm Up Cup. What about WR teams outside the franchise?
The Spark Invitational 2021 will show off the best Wild Rift teams outside the League of Legends Pro League (LPL) franchise and across Mainland China.
What is the Wild Rift Spark Invitational 2021?
The Spark Invitational 2021 is an offline Wild Rift tournament where 16 non-LPL teams will compete for a slot at the World Championship.
The tournament is organized by Tencent Games. It is the game’s first official LAN tournament, taking place at the Wild Rift Esports Stadium in China. It has the same venue as the Wild Rift Rivals 2021: LCK vs LPL Invitational.
Wild Rift Spark Invitational 2021 schedule and results
The Spark Invitational 2021 will run from August 17 to August 28.
The tournament’s Group Stage will take place from August 17 to August 22 while the Playoffs will go down from August 23 to August 26.
Spark Invitational 2021 will take a one-day break before proceeding to the Finals on August 28. All times and days are in GMT+8.
(To be updated)
|Young Blood||2 — 0||Lion Win Gaming|
|Regans Gaming||2 — 0||Four Angry Men|
|J Team||0 — 2||The Chosen|
|Qing Jiu Club||1 — 2||Team For Champion|
|Nova Esports||0 — 2||Da Kun Gaming|
|Deep Sea Monster||2 — 1||ShowTime|
|Ignite||2 — 1||KuaiShow Legends|
|TYLOO||2 — 1||TianXuan Gaming|
|Four Angry Men||0 — 2||Lion Win Gaming|
|Regans Gaming||2 — 0||Young Blood|
|Young Blood||2 — 0||Four Angry Men|
|Lion Win Gaming||2 — 1||Regans Gaming|
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|The Chosen||1 — 2||Qing Jiu Club|
|Team For Champion||2 — 0||J Team|
|Qing Jiu Club||2 — 1||J Team|
|The Chosen||0 — 2||Team For Champion|
|ShowTime||0 — 2||Nova Esports|
|Da Kun Gaming||2 — 0||Deep Sea Monster|
|ShowTime||0 — 2||Da Kun Gaming|
|Deep Sea Monster||0 — 2||Nova Gaming|
|TianXuan Gaming||0 — 2||KuaiShow Legends|
|TYLOO||2 — 1||Ignite|
|TianXuan Gaming||2 — 0||Ignite|
|KuaiShow Legends||2 — 0||TYLOO|
|Regans Gaming||2 — 3||Nova Esports|
|Team For Champion||3 — 1||TYLOO|
|Da Kun Gaming||3 — 0||Qing Jiu Club|
|Kuai Show Legends||0 — 3||Young Blood|
|Nova Esports||1 — 4||Team For Champion|
|Da Kun Gaming||4 — 1||Young Blood|
|Team For Champion||1 — 4||Da Kun Gaming|
Format of the Wild Rift Spark Invitational 2021
The Group Stage will be in a round-robin format played in best-of-threes. The top two teams of each group will advance to the Playoffs.
The Playoffs will be in a single-elimination format played in best-of-fives.
The tournament will conclude with an epic best-of-seven series in the Finals.
Every team competing in the Wild Rift Spark Invitational 2021
A total of 16 non-LPL teams have been invited to participate in the tournament:
- Regans Gaming
- Young Blood
- Four Angry Men
- Lion Win Gaming
- The Chosen
- Team For Champion
- Qing Jiu Club
- J Team
- Da Kun Gaming
- Deep Sea Monster
- Nova Esports
- KuaiShow Legends
- TianXuan Gaming
Wild Rift Spark Invitational 2021 prize pool
The top two teams will qualify for the Chinese League Qualifier while the champion will automatically secure a slot for the Wild Rift World Championship.
Where to watch the Wild Rift Spark Invitational 2021?
Fans can watch the Wild Rift Spark Invitational on major Chinese streaming sites Huya and Douyu.
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