Valorant Champions 2021 playoffs and quarterfinals are starting on December 8th, Wednesday. After 7 days of insane group stages, 8 teams move onto playoffs of Valorant's first ever world Championship. All the remaining teams will now fight for the title of world's best and $350,000 USD grand prize.
The matchups and bracket for the playoffs are decide by the seeding in group stages, One seed of group A and B are placed in same half of bracket and the one seed of group C and group D are placed in other half. The second seed of any group is not placed in same half of the groups one seed.
Valorant Champions playoffs schedule-
The playoffs and quarterfinals of Valorant Champions 2021 is starting from December 8th, Wednesday. Day 1 of playoffs will have 2 quarterfinals -
Acend vs Team Secret - 18:00 CET
Team Liquid vs Cloud 9 - 20:30 CET
The remaining both quarterfinals will be played on December 9th.
The playoffs of Valorant Champions will be single elimination style bracket and the knockouts will start from quarterfinals.
Valorant Champions Group stages results : Surprises and Upsets -
Valorant's first ever world Championship had some big surprises for everyone in its bag. After the group stages 2 of the favourites have already been eliminated, North Americas Sentinels and Envy faced massive upset by KRU and X10 respectively.
EMEA region clearly dominated the group stages all 4 of the EMEA teams qualified for playoffs as the first seed from their respective groups. South East Asia also had an surprising event so far 2 out 0f 3 of their representatives had made it to the playoffs of Valorant Champions.