Mobile Legends: Bang Bang matches at 31st SEA Games begin on May 18

MLBB PH squad in Vietnam

E-sports enthusiasts have something to be excited about this week. On May 18, Mobile Legends: Bang Bang matches will commence as professional e-sports athletes vie for their quest to dominate the region.

Participating teams will be divided into two: Group A consists of the Philippines to be represented by Blacklist International, the group that took home the M3 World Championship title in 2021. Malaysia, Laos, and Myanmar are in the same cluster.

Group B has Indonesia, represented by athletes from MPL Indonesia powerhouses Onic Esports, RRQ Hoshi, and EVOS Legends. Vietnam and Singapore are in the same group.

Check out the schedule of the commencing best-of-two series on May 18:


Time (GMT+7 Hanoi)


Match 1

9 a.m. Philippines vs. Malaysia
Match 2 10:30 a.m.

Laos vs. Myanmar

Match 3

12 noon Philippines vs. Laos
Match 4 2 p.m.

Indonesia vs. Vietnam

Match 5

3:30 p.m. Indonesia vs. Singapore
Match 6 5 p.m.

Singapore vs. Vietnam

Match 7

7 p.m. Malaysia vs. Myanmar

Match 8

8:30 p.m. Philippines vs. Myanmar
Match 9 10 p.m.

Malaysia vs. Laos

The best-of-one tiebreaker series and the best-of-three semi-finals will be held on May 19, from 9 a.m. onwards. The championship match takes place on May 20.

Watch the 31st SEA Games MLBB matches through the following channels:







May 19 schedule:

9 a.m. – Singapore vs. Vietnam (BO1): Tie Breaker

2 p.m. – Semi-final 1: Tie Breaker Winner vs. The Philippines (BO3)

4:30 p.m. – Semi-final 2: Indonesia vs. Malaysia (BO3)

8 p.m. – Bronze Match: Semi-final 1 loser vs. Semi-final 2 loser (BO3)



May 20 schedule:

8:15 a.m. – Push Stream

8:45 a.m. – Host Opening

9 a.m. – Grand Finals: BO5 – PHI vs. IND