The SEA Video games Federation not too long ago permitted 4 beforehand scrapped disciplines at a latest on-line assembly and can make a proper announcement subsequent month, in keeping with a report on a Vietnamese outlet, Saigon Phong On-line. These disciplines embrace triathlon, jiu-jitsu, bowling, and esports.
The organizing nation, Vietnam had beforehand scrapped a number of disciplines from earlier years’ video games citing funds considerations because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, appeals and lobbying from numerous nationwide our bodies and federations, significantly the Philippines has led to those adjustments.
The same report on Vietnam Categorical Worldwide acknowledged “Duong Vi Khoa, Vice President of the Vietnam Leisure Esport Affiliation and Head of the Vietnam Esport delegation to the final SEA Video games, has already stated Dota 2, Enviornment of Valor, and Professional Evolution Soccer will probably be three of the six titles to be performed on the video games.”
SEA Video games 2021 will probably be hosted in Vietnam from Nov. 21 to Dec. 2, simply months after the conclusion of the Tokyo Olympics, which needed to be rescheduled from 2020 to 2021. This would be the second 12 months in a row that the SEA Video games could have esports as a medaled occasion.
Shounak Sengupta is a workers author for AFK Gaming.