Skyesports partners with AMD and Rooter

South Asian tournament operator Skyesports has announced a partnership with content platform Rooter and chip maker AMD for the upcoming Skyesports Champions Series. While AMD will be the presentation partner of the championship, Rooter will be broadcasting regional coverage of the event in Tamil, Telugu, Bengali and Malayalam.

Shiva Nandi, CEO and Founder of Skyesports: "AMD and Rooter have been key players in the esports and gaming industry in South Asia and we are delighted to welcome them to the Skyesports Champions Series, one of the biggest PC tournaments in the history of esports in South Asia."

Hindi and English broadcasts will be streamed on Rooter and YouTube. In addition, AMD will provide its desktop processors and other components for the LAN Finals.

Dipesh Agarwal, Roote Co-Founder & CEO: "We are delighted to be partnered with Skyesports to host Skyesports Champion Series 2022 as a broadcast partner. Events like this illustrate the real esports potential of India. As the demand for high-quality content grows, through Rooter we will provide a platform for fans to viewing premium content in seven different languages".

Skyesports Champions Series is a new VALORANT championship series for South Asian teams. Tournament participants will compete for a $30,000 prize pool, as well as two tickets to the VALORANT Champions Tour 2022: APAC Stage 2 Challengers.