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"National Esports Championship (NESC2019)"


| 2019-09-26

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Esports Federation of India (ESFI), announced the India qualifiers for “National Esports Championship (NESC2019)” for the 11th Esports World Championship Seoul organized by International Esports Federation (IESF). Game Titles for NESC2019
- Tekken7
- eFootball PES 2020
Winner(s) will represent India at 11th Esports World Championship Seoul by International Esports Federation (IESF)

NESC 2019 shall be held during Gamecon on 28th-29th September 2019 at Phoenix Market City, Kurla, Mumbai. Gamecon an initiative by Rohawk Capital has come onboard with ESFI to partner for NESC2019. Esports Athletes from all over India will participate and compete in video games like Tekken7 and eFootball PES 2020. Winner(s) will represent India at the World Championship.

Last year was very encouraging for ESFI, with participation in Asian Games 2018, where Indian esports athlete Tirth Mehta got a Bronze medal in esports demonstration category (Hearthstone), Karan Manganani was placed 4th for Clash Royale. ESFI’s team qualified for the main event at Asian Games by winning the South Asian Qualifiers (Asian Games 2018) for Hearthstone, Clash Royale, PES, Arena of Valor. India had second highest number of teams qualified for the main event at Asian Games 2018.

Abhinav Tejan (Tekken7) had won the NESC2018 and gave an impressive performance by jumping to 4th rank at the 10th Esports World Championship held at Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei last year while Indian CSGO Team (Bharat Kiran, Shailesh Dalvi, Manan Bhatt, Faizan Farooqui & Ishpreet Singh) was placed 9th and India’s overall rank was 13th.

Abhinav Tejan will remain the favorite for Tekken7, will Navaneetha Krishnan and Ankur Diwakar maintain their dominance which they had for Asian Games, needs to be seen.

Alcis continues it support by being the “Kit partner” for ESFI and OneGigaFiber has come onboard as “Internet Gaming Partner” for NESC2019.

Click Tekken Registration Link / eFootball PES 2020 Registration Link

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