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With cowana Gaming & MnM Gaming qualifying for the UKI Nationals Premier Division Summer 2021 Finals, Viperio 86 have qualified for the European Challenger League 2021, which is scheduled to take place across October & November this year.

The tournament will see Viperio 86 take on the best National League and Open Qualifier teams from across Europe, competing for over $35,000 and most importantly, a chance at promotion into Ubisoft’s Tier 1 competition for the continent, the European League. Fellow UKI Nationals Premier Division side MnM Gaming will also be competing in the upcoming Challenger League tournament, after qualifying through the 2020 EU Pro League Relegation Tournament.

The 16 teams competing this year are as follows:

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Viperio 86
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง MnM Gaming
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Acend
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท DeathroW

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Mkers
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Wizards Esports Club
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Chaos Esports Club
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ 43rti

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (Benelux League)
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (Nordic Championship)
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (GSA League)
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (Polish Masters)

๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (Open Qualifier)
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (Open Qualifier)
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (Open Qualifier)
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ TBC (Open Qualifier)

Following Viperio 86’s qualification, Viperio Founder & Managing Director Christopher Sword made the following statement:

“Viperio 86 qualifying for European Challenger League is the organisation’s biggest competition since the Halo World Championship European Finals in 2017. I’m ecstatic to see our players succeed, and wish them the best of luck in their debut Challenger League season.”

Members of the UKI Rainbow Six community shared their praise for the Viperio 86 squad following qualification, with casters such as XRTROIKA, Fresh and Demo all congratulating the squad, stating that the qualification was “deserved” following Viperio 86’s performance this UKIN season.

Massive congratulations to the Viperio 86 squad!

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Angus ‘Mello‘ Russell

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Callum ‘Neo‘ Humphries

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Connor ‘Monkey‘ Barnes

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Oisin ‘Curly‘ Carroll

๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Yanis ‘Draw‘ Otmani

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Layton ‘Layton‘ Goldring

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งย Jase
[Team Manager]

Follow Viperio on Twitter (@viperioesports) to stay up-to-date with the team’s progress in preparation for both the UKIN Finals and European Challenger League.

Christopher Sword

Founder & Managing Director at Viperio.