Wuhan will turn into one of many Chinese language cities within the “Metropolis Tour” to host the 2021 League of Legends World Championships (Worlds 2021), town’s mayor unveiled on Wednesday at a ceremony co-hosted by esports media firm Folks Esports and the Wuhan authorities .
Greater than 100 Chinese language esports executives, specialists, and governmental officers attended the occasion, together with Wuhan Mayor Yongwen Chen, and Jizhong Wei, vice chairman of World Esports Federation (GEF) and honorary life vice chairman of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA).
In the course of the “China Esports Annual Ceremony,” Chen gave a speech and revealed information about Wuhan’s involvement within the LOL world championships.
“We’ll construct Wuhan as the brand new ‘excessive floor’ of esports competitions, attempt to efficiently run the League of Legends World Championships, and import extra worldwide esports tournaments within the metropolis,” Chen stated.
Riot Video games and TJ Sports activities haven’t formally introduced the precise internet hosting cities for Worlds 2021. The 2 solely confirmed that the Chinese language metropolis of Shenzhen will host the grand ultimate of Worlds 2021. In earlier Worlds competitions, town tour featured six cities.