Snoop Dogg to play FIFA 20 against DJ, talk show host, and comedian Kerwin Frost on Sunday 7thJune from 21:35PM CEST
Other stars joining the tournament include England midfielder Dele Alli, Juventus striker Paulo Dybala, Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold, singing sensation Liam Payne, and Portugal duo João Félix and Andre Silva
Fans across the globecan watchthe action live in multiple languages via Twitch
from 5th to 7th June 2020
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: June6
: Legendary USrapper, actor and entrepreneurSnoop Doggis joining global stars for the FIFA 20 tournament for Gamers Without Borders –a US$10 million esports COVID-19 relief fundraiser.
The chart-topping hip-hop artist will bring the curtain down on an epic weekend of international FIFA 20 action by going head-to-headwith talk show host, DJ and comedian Kerwin Froston Sunday 7th June from 21:40PM Central European Summer Time (CEST).
Gamers Without Borders, organized by the Saudi Arabian Federation for Electronic and Intellectual Sports (SAFEIS), has become the largest charity esports event of all time. Over 300,000 gamers have registered for tournaments over the last 6 weeks from 72 countries with millions of dollars donated by elite gamers for global charities fighting COVID-19.
Avid gamer Snoop Dogghas released 18 studio albums, sold over 40-million albums worldwide, reached No. 1 countless times whilst receiving 20 GRAMMY® nominations.
Speaking about the tournament, Snoop said: “In these strange times, the likes ofgaming really brings communities, friends andstrangers together from all walks of life. Tournaments like Gamers Without Borders not only help donate big dollarsto these charities fighting COVIDbut they also bring fun and an escape. Watch out Kerwin Frost – I’m always down for FIFA, and I’m out here to win!”.
Other stars joining the exhibition tournament this weekend include singer and former One Direction star, Liam Payne. European-based football (soccer) stars England midfielder Dele Alli, Juventus striker Paulo Dybala, Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold, and Portugal duo João Félix and Andre Silva will all take part also.
The high-stakes, charity exhibition matches are set to be part of an epic closing weekend for Gamers Without Borders, which will also see the climax of the event’s elite-level FIFA 20 tournament for pro gamers, where eight of the world’s best FIFA players will slug it out for a massive US$1.5 million, all of which will again go to COVID-19 charities.
Gamers Without Bordershas already seen US$8.5 million donated to global charities tackling COVID-19. These have includedGAVI, UNICEF, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRELIEF), Norwegian Refugee Council, International Telecommunications Union
Fans across the globe can watch all the weekend’s action in multiple languages via Twitch, YouTube and Facebook and Huya, with full broadcast information available at watch.gamerswithoutborders.com/
The Gamers Without Borders International Elite events are supported by the world’s largest esports company, ESL, as technical partner who are providing the highest standard of experience to gamers and viewers alike.
Gamers Without Borders – FIFA 20 Schedule
Saturday 6th June
Dele Alli v Paulo Dybala (18:00 CEST)
Opening Match Group B #1 (19:50 CEST)
Opening Match Group B #2 (20:35 CEST)
Group B Losers Match (21:25 CEST)
Group B Winners Match (22:15 CEST)
Group B Decider Match (23:05 CEST)
Sunday 7th June
João Félix v Andre Silva (18:00 CEST)
Semifinal #1 (18:50 CEST)
Semifinal #2 (19:35 CEST)
Third Place Match (20:25 CEST)
Snoop Dogg v Kerwin Frost (21:35 CEST)
Grand Finals (22:30 CEST)
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