Upthrust Esports is back again with The Patriot Cup for Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI). A total of 24 teams fighting for a prize pool of Rs 8 lakh.
Their previous event, the BGMI Multiverse Series, saw a great reception. While Revenant Esport took home the championship, trophy, rivals will get a chance to prove themselves once again.
The tournament will run across eight days starting January 23 to January 31. Semi-finals will take place from January 23rd – 26th, while the grand finals will run from January 28th – 31st.
Here is the format for The Patriot Cup –
The Semi-Finals will feature 24 teams across four days. Five teams made their way to the semi-finals through open qualifiers, while the other 19 were directly invited. Teams are divided into three groups. The top 16 teams will move forward to the grand finals.
- Group A
- Group B
- Group C
A chicken dinner will give 10 points to the team. The second playing team will get 6 points and one point lower for subsequent rank to sixth place. Seventh and eighth place will receive one point each for ranking. Additionally, one point per finish still remains.
Not only the best-performing teams, but players giving their best, will also be rewarded for their efforts. The tournament will award Rs 50,000 to the Most Valuable Player (MVP).
Rs 25,000 each for the most dominating player and the team with the most chicken dinners will also be awarded.