Riot Games has launched the first Valorant Tournament in the MENA region
October 25, 2020

Registration is now open.

Riot Games MENA is now accepting registration for the first Valorant Strike Arabia tournament that will be crowned champions of the MENA region. A two-phase tournament will take place between 1-25th of November and will consist of three tournaments across the three Arab sub-regions.

Various teams hailing from the UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, and Oman, will take part in the GCC event while the North Africa tournament will include teams from Morocco, Tunisia, and Algeria. Teams from Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, and Egypt will be part of the Levant and Egypt tournament. Registration is currently open and will close at 12pm UAE time on October 31st.

The top three sides from each region will then qualify for the First Strike MENA tournament that will take place on 3-6th of December in a bid to win the championship. The tournament will then be streamed across Valorant Arabia’s social media channels. The matches will be streamed from Sundays to Wednesdays.

“We are delighted to launch our first VALORANT tournament in the MENA region. Staging Strike Arabia will provide that opportunity for VALORANT players to put their skills to the test and be recognized on the competitive stage while also battling it out to reach the First Strike MENA competition,” said Luciano Rahal, PR & Communications Manager at Riot Games MENA

“Riot Games has big plans to develop VALORANT into one of the biggest competitive games in the world and this first edition of the tournament will serve as the launchpad for the esports scene in 2021,” he concluded.

Interested team captains are invited to create an account through Toornamet and fill out the registration form and then head to to complete the process.

by Victor Philip Ortiz
Tech Enthusiast and Movie Buff. When he’s not busy playing with the latest games, Victor usually spends his time collecting Blu-rays and building his own movie library. As the Online Editor for T3 Middle East, he develops and writes content for which includes reviews, features, and videos in addition to managing its social media and web content.
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