It’s an ambitious project conceptualised on FIFA by EA Sports,a gaming company. It has launched one of the most popular and newest soccer video games of the world. Starting June 25,the FIFA Gaming League will kick off at Kava restaurant and lounge in Sector 26,Chandigarh. The four-day event is aimed at those who share a common passion for the sport. Gaming enthusiasts will be treated to an opening party to mark the FIFA 12 Challenger Cups third leg of the competition. The Cup is a product of the response generated by its two predecessors,FIFA 11 Cup and FIFA 12 Contender Cup held last year with an active participation of over 100 teams. This time it has magnified not only in strength but also in stature. It provides a platform to the participants to come and exhibit their skills in an ambience that allows people to socialise and interact with like-minded gamers. The winners will take away prizes worth Rs 70,000. The estimated participation in the singles category is 300 people and another 108 teams in the doubles category. The tournament ends on June 28.
Written by EXPRESS FEATURES SERVICE | Published: June 23, 2012 3:42 am