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League Of Legends Is Coming To BBC Channels Again

Live stage of League of Legends eSports
Credit: Riot Games, League of Legends

Just like back in 2015, the BBC is broadcasting League of Legends on BBC iPlayer and BBC Sports. Starting a couple of days ago on the 14th June, Day one of the League kicked off, and you can catch up right now by going over to the BBC iplayer.

This tournament features the pinnacle of the UK League of Legends teams. The total prize pot is £20,000 with each player in the winning team taking home £1,500. The top two teams will progress into further competitions and could compete in the Northern League of Legends Championships for Nordic countries and the UK.

The teams in the tournament include:

  • Demise
  • Enclave Gaming
  • Barrage Esports Academy
  • MnM Gaming Academy
  • NVision Esports
  • Munster Rugby Gaming Academy
  • Bulldog Esports

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BBC Sports will be covering the tournament live when it happens. Every Sunday and Monday evening, between 18:00 and 22:00. You can watch the coverage live on BBC sports and on BBC iPlayer with catch up available for 30 days after the live coverage.

Live stage of a League of Legends tournament
Credit: Riot Games

Full coverage details:

League stage, day one – Sunday 14 June, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day two – Monday 15 June, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day three – Sunday 21 June, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day four – Monday 22 June, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day five – Sunday 28 June, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day six – Monday 29 June, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day seven – Sunday 5 July, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day eight – Monday 6 July, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day nine – Sunday 12 July, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day 10 – Monday 13 July, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day 11 – Sunday 19 July, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day 12 – Monday 20 July, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day 13 – Sunday 26 July, 18:00-22:00

League stage, day 14 – Monday 27 July, 18:00-22:00

Semi-finals – Sunday 2 August, times tbc

Final – Monday 3 August, times tbc