Tournament format, participants, match timings, results... we've got it all here. Follow Strike Arabia and the journey of the teams on their way to the global championship title.
Welcome to the Strike Arabia Grand Finals! It’s been a long journey, but after two seasons of Strike Arabia Championship and three seasons of Strike Arabia League, we finally have our eight teams who will compete against each other in a LAN event held in Turkey, where one regional champion will qualify to the EMEA Last Chance Qualifers, and battle for their shot at the first global VALORANT championship title.
From season 1 of SAC, we have Fox Gaming, NASR Esports and Geekay Esports, and from season 2 we have YaLLa Esports, Team RAAD and Majesty. Joining them after three seasons of intense battles in Strike Arabia League are Piercer Esports and Anubis Gaming. These eight teams will meet in Turkey for a shot at the ultimate championship title.
The Strike Arabia Grand Finals will last four days, beginning on the 22nd of September and ending on the 25th of September. The eight teams will battle against each other in a BO3 double elimination brackets, with the final match to be held on the basis of BO5.
Matches will be featured on our Twitch channel, Facebook page and YouTube channel between 16:00 and 19:00 (GMT), and will be punctuated by in-game commentary and post-game analysis from the host and stream guests.
For a full breakdown of the format and how the tournament will be played and organized, make sure you familiarize yourself with the tournament's rules and regulations.
22 - 25 September
So you might be wondering what a typical stream looks like for Strike Arabia. Here's a quick overview of what to expect (timings are in GMT):
|22 September||Grab a snack (or many), because the first day of the Strike Arabia Grand Finals promises to be an epic celebration of the greatest talents in the region! The first match will commence at 11:00 GMT, and the last will conclude at 22:00 GMT.|
|23 September||The second day of the Finals will feature three BO3 matches as the teams continue their battle for the top spot. The first match will begin at 13:00 GMT, and the third match will end at 21:00 GMT.|
|24 September||It is the day before the big event, where you will witness the final matches determining the main competitors for the winning title. Matches today begin at 13:00 GMT and conclude at 18:00 GMT.|
|25 September||This is the day you've been waiting for, where we finally find out who will be advancing to the EMEA Last Chance Qualifiers! Tune in for the Loser Bracket Finals from 11:00 GMT to 13:00 GMT, and don't miss the epic finale between 16:00 and 21:00!|
Match details will be communicated to team captains in advance, and it's their duty to inform their team members of the schedule.
When registering your team, double-check all the provided information, especially the Riot ID, as any incorrect names may affect the functionality of the tournament code.
Taking a quick tour of the Toornament website and understanding it fully is strongly advisable, since it will be the platforrm for all the matches, tournament brackets and schedules.
All team members must be ready and accounted for 30 minutes before the match starts. Tardiness will not be accepted.
Games might be rescheduled on or before the day of due to some unforeseen circumstances. We will be sure to inform you ahead of time, so keep an eye out for your emails and our social channels.
Players may stream their own matches as long as they are not featured matches on our Twitch channel.
It’s important to check your network connection on the day of the match to avoid any interruptions during the matches.
The duration of each match may vary depending on a variety of factors, including potential pauses.