Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege Tournament | How To Watch, Schedule & Results

A standalone R6 tournament is being held in Riyadh on the weekend of August 4. There's a huge prize pool and some of the best teams from around the globe will be there. Here's everything you need to know about the Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege tournament.


Gamers8 is taking place over the whole summer, and on the weekend of August 4-7, there's going to be a Rainbow Six Siege tournament. There's going to be talent from all around the world at the event, and they'll be battling out for a huge prize pool.

In this article, we're going to tell you everything you need to know about the Rainbow Six Siege event. We'll go through watching the games, the match schedule, and the current results.

What Is Gamers8?

Gamers8 is a festival dedicated to esports and gaming, put on by the Saudi Esports Federation at the newly-built Boulevard Riyadh City. The festival will take place throughout the whole of the summer in 2022. There's going to be various performances, meet and greets, and activities going on throughout, but most importantly (at least to gamers), there's going to be tournaments put on each weekend throughout the festival. In this article, we're covering the Rainbow Six tournament, but there's a wide selection of games that will have similar events.

Here is the current schedule of tournaments:

DateTournament
July 14-17Rocket League
July 20-24Dota 2
July 28-31Fortnite
August 4-7Rainbow Six Siege
August 11-13PUBG Mobile
August 18-20PUBG Mobile

Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege Tournament | How To Watch

You can watch all the various Gamers8 tournaments via their official Twitch and YouTube channels, here is a link to the official Twitch stream, and here is a link to the official YouTube channel. You will also find co-streams for the event, if you would rather have the experience of watching alongside your favorite personalities.

If you happen to be in Riyadh over the course of the summer then you can buy tickets here, and head on to the Boulevard Riyadh City in-person. Here's how much it'll cost you to see the event live:

Ticket TypeSARUSD (approx.)
4 Days Pass Regular

ر.س 144

$38
4 Days Pass VIPر.س 180$48
Day 1ر.س 40$10
Day 2ر.س 40$10
Day 3ر.س 40$10
Day 4ر.س 40$10
VIPر.س 50$14

Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege Tournament | Teams & Rosters

Here are the eight teams coming to the event:

  • BDS Esports
  • TSM
  • Team Liquid
  • DAMWON Gaming
  • WYLDE
  • Spacestation Gaming
  • MIBR
  • Falcons Esport

And here are their rosters:

Siege event team roster
Here are the current rosters. | © Gamers8

Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege Tournament | Schedule

The Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege tournament will take a traditional format: the 8 teams will play through a double elimination bracket (all matches are best of 3) until the winner of the upper bracket plays the winner of the lower bracket in the grand finals. Here is the current schedule:

MatchResult

Start Time (ET)

Start Time (BST)Start Time (CEST)Start Time (AST)

Upper Bracket Match 1: Team Liquid vs. Wylde

Thursday, August 407:0012:0013:0014:00
Upper Bracket Match 2: DWG KIA vs. SpacestationThursday, August 407:0012:0013:0014:00
Upper Bracket Match 3: TSM FTX vs. MIBRThursday, August 410:0015:0016:0017:00
Upper Bracket Match 4: Team BDS vs. FalconsThursday, August 410:0015:0016:0017:00
Group A Upper Bracket FinalThursday, August 413:0018:0019:0020:00
Group A Losers Bracket Round 1Thursday, August 413:0018:0019:0020:00

Group B Upper Bracket Final

Friday, August 507:0012:0013:0014:00
Group B Losers Bracket Round 1Friday, August 507:0012:0013:0014:00
Group A Lower Bracket FinalFriday, August 510:0015:0016:0017:00

Group B Lower Bracket Final

Friday, August 513:0018:0019:0020:00
Semi-Finals Match 1Saturday, August 610:3015:3016:3017:30
Semi-Finals Match 2Saturday, August 613:3018:3019:3020:30
Showmatch (For 3rd/4th)Sunday, August 710:3015:3016:3017:30

Grand Finals

Sunday, August 713:3018:3019:3020:30

That should be a fairly agreeable start time for most regions.

And here is the current bracket:

Siege event schedule
These are the current fixtures! | © Gamers8

Let's see who can make it to championship Sunday.


Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege Tournament | Results

So, who's come out to Riyadh to dominate, and who's fallen short of the mark. Let's find out...

MatchResult

Group A Match 1: Team Liquid vs. Wylde

0-2

Group A Match 2: DWG KIA vs. Spacestation

1-2

Group B Match 3: TSM FTX vs. MIBR2-0
Group B Match 4: Team BDS vs. Falcons2-0
Group A Upper Bracket Final (Wylde)2-1
Group A Losers Bracket Round 1 (Team Liquid)

2-1

Group B Upper Bracket Final (Team BDS)

2-0
Group B Losers Bracket Round 1 (Falcons)

2-0

Group A Lower Bracket Final (Team Liquid)2-0

Group B Lower Bracket Final (Falcons)

2-0
Semi-Finals Match 1 (Team BDS)2-0
Semi-Finals Match 2 (Team Falcons)

2-1

Grand Finals (Team BDS)

3-0

Gamers8 Rainbow Six Siege Tournament | Prize Pool

There's $2,000,000 up for grabs in the Rainbow Six Siege tournament's prize pool. Here's exactly how much each team will get based on placement:

Placement Prize
1st$400,000
2nd$250,000
3-4th$155,000
5th-6th$80,000
7th-8th$40,000

*Every team in attendance will also get $100,000 each, just for qualifying.

And that, ladies and gentlemen, is just about everything you could ever need to know to enjoy the Rainbow Six Siege Tournament. Enjoy!