tricksmobilelegends.com – 2021 Esports President Cup Officially Starts, Followed by 61,784 Athletes.
The concept of opening the 2021 Esports Presidential Cup is in line with the efforts of the Indonesian Government which is encouraging tourism growth through sports tourism.
The opening ceremony was attended by Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Sandiaga Uno, Deputy II of the Presidential Staff Office (KSP) Abetnego Tarigan, Acting Chairman of the Indonesian National Sports Committee (KONI) Tursandi Alwi, Deputy Chairman of PB Esports Indonesia (PBESI) Inspector General (Pol) Andean Bonar Sitinjak, Director of BCA Santoso, and others. It is known that the 2021 Esports Presidential Cup is a collaborative work between the Presidential Staff Office, Coordinating Ministry for Human Development and Culture, Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs and Investment, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, KONI, and PBESI.
“The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy is proud to announce that the tourist destination which will be the location of the main event for the 2021 Esports President Cup will be held on the Island of the Gods, Bali. Bali is expected to represent the natural beauty and culture of Indonesia. With a positive spirit, we hope that the Covid-19 pandemic will 19 can be more controlled,” said Sandiaga in his remarks.
The 2021 Esports President’s Cup was participated by 61,784 esports athletes from various parts of the country. The qualifying round will last until November 28. This qualifying round will be divided into six regional regions namely; Regional Sumatra, Regional Kalimantan, Regional Sulawesi, Regional Java, Regional Bali NTT NTB, and Regional Maluku Papua.
In the 2021 Esports President’s Cup, there are six branches of games that will be competed, namely eFootball PES, Free Fire, Lokapala (local game), Mobile Legends, PUBG Mobile and MPL Gaming.
“With six games being competed in the 2021 Esports President Cup, the enthusiasm of participants and the esports public has increased tremendously. This shows that esports is a very popular sport in Indonesia. Hopefully, through this championship, we will be able to get the best athletes who will make Indonesia proud in world-level tournaments,” said Chief Executive of the 2021 Esports Presidential Cup Rangga Danu Prasetyo.
This third edition of the Esports President’s Cup provides a total prize of IDR 2 billion. In addition, there is an opportunity to take a bigger career in the esports industry.
World Class Esports Team Guest
Interestingly, the 2021 Esports President Cup is not only limited to the national level. In the grand final, there will also be international level matches that will specifically bring in world-class esports teams. This is expected to be a big attraction for the foreign esports public to watch the 2021 Esports President Cup.
The holding of the 2021 Esports Presidential Cup carries the artistic concept of “Land of Wonders” which aims to introduce various cultures, natural beauty, and noble values that are the identity of the Indonesian nation.
This concept was then beautifully visualized in the 2021 Esports Presidential Cup Kick Off ceremony with a stage set with natural nuances and Indonesian ornaments. The show was even more lively with the performance of various regional dances such as the Plate Dance, Poco-Poco Dance, and Legong Dance.
Not to forget the musical performances from singer Novia Bachmid and rapper Tuan Tigabelas who were lined up to bring the theme song for the 2021 Esports President’s Cup entitled “Tangguh”.