MANILA, PHILIPPINES — Smart Omega, the professional esports team backed by Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), is gearing up for the upcoming Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League, the biggest mobile games competition in Southeast Asia.
“We are excited for the new season of MPL and the fruits of the perseverance of our young esports athletes, who never gave up despite the challenges in their journey. As a staunch supporter of esports and our Filipino athletes, it is our privilege to provide them with the right tools and training environment for their success. We’re wishing Smart Omega all the best for MPL Season 11,” said Jude Turcuato, FVP and Head of Sports at PLDT and Smart.
Starting February 18, Smart Omega will field Kelra, Raizen, Renzio, Mikko, Stowm, and Louis to battle it out with seven other teams in the league for the crown.
With a new roster for the new season, what can fans expect from Smart Omega? A journey towards redemption, according to head coach Ynot Senedrin.
“We still got most of our roster from last season, and we added some new talent. Our offseason training was good, and we can definitely see the team’s strengths and potential. We’re looking forward to seeing them in action,” Ynot said.
With the goal of becoming the champion, Smart Omega thanked their fans for their unending support. “Babawi kami sa inyo guys, ipapakita natin ang lakas ng Barangay Omega!” Ynot added.
Patron of esports in the Philippines
As the longtime official telco partner of MLBB in the Philippines, Smart has cemented its position as a staunch supporter of e-sports, including e-sports athletes, fans, game publishers, and tournament organizers, in the country.
Filipino gamers can enjoy leveled-up gaming experiences powered by Smart, the Philippines’ Fastest and Best mobile network, according to Ookla, the global leader in mobile and broadband intelligence.
Ookla recognized Smart as the Philippines’ Best Mobile Network after dominating two crucial Ookla Speedtest Awards categories, namely the “Fastest Mobile Network” and “Best Mobile Coverage,” in Q1-Q2 2022.
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In compliance with the SIM Registration Law, Smart encourages all its subscribers to have their SIM registered. Smart Prepaid and TNT subscribers can visit the https://simreg.smart.com.ph/ portal. Subscribers will also receive 3GB worth of free data after their successful registration.
Smart Postpaid users, on the other hand, simply need to confirm the personal information and IDs they submitted for their postpaid plan application by texting YES to 5858 and waiting for the confirmation message from Smart.
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