Smart Communications’ professional esports team, Smart Omega, recently unveiled its new roster for Mobile Legends: Bang Bang (MLBB).
In a virtual press conference, Smart Omega announced new members– former Execration players Billy Jazha “Z4pnu” Alfonso, Renz Errol “Renzio” Cadua, Kiel Vj “Kielvj” Cruzem, Grant Duane “Kelra” Pillas, Patrick James “E2MAX” Caidic, and Joshua “Ch4knu” Mangilog. The new members will be part of the team’s official roster for MLBB.
Smart Omega will also develop four rookie players Robert Remar “Hito” Candoy, Dian Felix “Dian” Cruz, Dean Christian “Raizen” Sumagui, and Romeire “Allidap” Padilla to complete its 10-man team, together with their coach, Jaime “Pakbet” Abalos.
The esports athletes will be housed in the Smart Omega bootcamp to begin training for future tournaments. Smart has also provided the players with Smart 5G devices and a Smart 5G Rocket WiFi device to help them sharpen their skills and train via the telco’s superfast 5G network.
Following their sensational win at the recently concluded Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Southeast Asia Cup 2021 (MSC), former Team Execration managed to a legendary comeback to book a Grand Finals spot, and facing the undefeated fellow Filipino team Blacklist International.
The MSC featured some of the best squads from the Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Thailand.
Over the past few years, Smart has proven its strong commitment and support to the Philippine esports community by partnering with game creators and esports tournament organizers here and abroad and actively playing a role in the Philippine Esports Organization (PESO).