Blacklist International opened the Southeast Asian Games Mobile Legends: Bang Bang campaign with a win over Malaysia, 2-0, Wednesday (May 18).
The Philippine representatives, composed of the core players of the M3 World Champions Blacklist International in Danerie “Wise” Del Rosario, Jonmar “OhmyV33nus” Villaluna and Salic “Hadji” Imam along with amateur standouts Dominic “Dominic” Soto and Howard “Owl” Gonzales, had their games broadcasted through the MPL Philippines Facebook page and MLBB Esports YouTube channel.
According to MPL Philippines, Gonzales’ Beatrix paved the way for the Philippine representatives to secure a come-from-behind victory in Game 1.
Gonzales and Soto's composure in the clutch moments of Game 2 enabled SIBOL to close out the series with a sweep.
The SIBOL MLBB squad opens their 31st Southeast Asian Games stint with a 2-0 win against Malaysia! 💯— MPL Philippines (@MplPhilippines) May 18, 2022
The PH representatives gained 3 points from the nail-biting series.#LabanPinas #LakadMatatag #MLBBSEAGames #SEAGames31 #SeaGames pic.twitter.com/nKGdsHeXKw
After facing the Malaysian team composed of professional players from Todak at 9:00 a.m., the Philippine team is facing off with Laos at 1:00 p.m.
The Philippines will battle Myanmar at 9:30 p.m. Philippine time on Wednesday.
Show your support to our representatives dahil tatlong bansa ang kanilang makakaharap sa group stage ng 31st SEA Games MLBB event. 💯
Tweet your message for the SIBOL squad! 👇🏻#LabanPinas #LakadMatatag #MLBBSEAGames #SEAGames31 #SeaGames pic.twitter.com/QSG0150cYU— MPL Philippines (@MplPhilippines) May 17, 2022
Watch the games online here: