RSG’s MLBB team is crowned Malaysia's MLBB MY Legends
SINGAPORE – RSG, a premier Singapore-based Southeast Asian professional esports organization, has won the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League Malaysia (MPL MY) Season 7. In the Grand Finals held today, RSG’s Mobile Legends: Bang Bang (MLBB) team took home USD$25,000 after defeating TODAK with a score of 4-2. This sets RSG’s MLBB team as Malaysia's MLBB MY Legends in the USD$100,000 prize pool tournament, held between April to May 2021.
RSG MY’s MLBB team was led by Rush - Herwin Bin Baharuddin, and included Leixia - Ahmad Ali Huzaifi Bin Abdullah Hazawi, Lolealz - Ealtond Rayner, Izanami - Mohammad Irwandy Lim, Zacus - Ahmad Zaki Bin Ibrahim, Kaizer - Izme Haqeem Bin Hamsjid, Syno - Mohamad Amir Afdhal Bin Ruzlan, Logan - Abdul Wandi Bin Abdul Kadir, and Zaraki - Jamil Bin Nurolla.
After starting the Playoffs in the Upper Bracket, the team went undefeated in two straight series before reaching the Finals on 30 May where they faced reigning champions TODAK, a team they lost to during the regular season but also defeated in an exciting series in the first round of the Playoffs. The Grand Finals saw RSG overcome an initial 2-game loss with a dramatic 4-game winning streak to defeat the hot favorites.
RSG's Malaysian MLBB team will proceed to the MLBB Southeast Asia Cup (MSC), joining RSG’s Singapore team who qualified for the regionals earlier this month. RSG is one of only two organizations with two teams that qualified for MSC.
Furthermore, this MPL win means RSG is now the champion team in all three of the top esports titles in Malaysia: MLBB, PUBG Mobile, and Call of Duty Mobile.
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League MY Season 7(MPL MY) is the official league for Mobile Legends: Bang Bang in Malaysia. MPL MY Season 7 is organised by MOONTON Games and presented by McDelivery, with Official Digital Telco Yoodo. The Regular Season & Playoff games were streamed online.
Captain of RSG MY’s Mobile Legends team, Rush, said,
“We are thrilled to win MPL MY S7. Thank you to our fans and supporters for believing and helping us this far, and we hope to perform well for the upcoming Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Southeast Asia Cup.”
Said Founder and CEO of RSG, Jayf Soh,
“It was an honour to compete with Malaysia’s best MLBB teams in MPL MY S7. Our team showcased the spirit of unyielding resilience and a relentless quest for excellence – trademarks of the RSG family. With championship wins across Mobile Legends, PUBG Mobile, and Call of Duty Mobile, RSG MY has earned an unprecedented achievement to become Malaysia’s most dominant esports organization.”
RSG is a leading organization headquartered in Singapore that seeks to become a dominant influence in APAC through gaming and esports, fueled by the relentless pursuit of excellence.
Since its inception, RSG has competed in over 200 tournaments and won Singapore’s first Silver Medal for esports at the 2019 SEA Games. The organization has also fielded championship-winning teams across key markets in Southeast Asia, with its top-performing team reaching over 970,000 peak concurrent viewers.
RSG is committed towards challenging the narrative for gaming and esports. Find out more at www.rsg.gg.