The month long tournament of BGMI featuring 2 Crores prize pool finally concluded yesterday with Team Soul emerging as the champions as well as the fan favorite team. Team Soul produced power packed performances to clinch the title in the inaugural edition of the Battlegrounds Mobile India Pro Series (BMPS).
Battlegrounds Mobile Pro Series saw its inaugural season in 2022 with a whopping prize pool. Twenty four teams from the open tournament were able to qualify for BMPS League Stage, out of which only sixteen remained to compete at the finals. While Team Soul claimed the first position, OR Esports and Enigma Gaming bagged the second and third spots respectively.
BGMI Team Soul clinches the first position at BMPS Season 1
With a dominating show during the four-day Grand Finals, which witnessed a high-voltage competition and nail-biting action, Team Soul clearly stamped their authority and secured the title in style with 335 points—85 more than the second ranked team, OR Esports which managed to get only 250 points from 24 matches in the Grand Finals.
Alongside the prestigious title, Team Soul also took home the winning prize money of INR 75 lakhs, from a prize pool of INR 2 crore. Team Soul was coached by Amit Dubey and Aman, and consisted of the following BGMI players-
- Sahil Jhakar (Soul Omega)
- Sohail Shaikh (Soul Hector)
- Akshat Goel (Soul Akshat)
- Harsh Paudwal (Soul Goblin)
Commenting on their dominating victory over other teams, the IGL of Team Soul, Soul Omega commented-
“This moment gives me a sense of accomplishment and honour that our team’s diligence and commitment finally paid off. BMPS is a marquee event in the BGMI scenario, since it showcases all the titans of the Indian mobile battle royale community. This tournament was our dream. It was a tough grind and finally winning it is a momentous achievement for all our team members."
The success of Team Soul roots back in 2019 during the time of PUBG Mobile as they were the champions of PUBG Mobile India Series 2019. Veteran BGMI athletes Naman Mathur aka Mortal and Yash Soni aka Viper, who were substitute players, supported the team in its excellent run and played crucial roles to help the side emerge champions.
Team Soul completely revamped their team before entering into the recent BGMI tournament- Battlegrounds Mobile Pro Series 2022. They were also awarded with individual awards for their stellar performance-
- Most Valuable Player – Harsh Paudwal aka Soul Goblin – Rs 2.5 lakhs
- Most Finishes – Team Soul – Rs 2 lakh
- Lone Survivors – Akshat Goel aka Soul Akshat – Rs 1 lakh
- Rampage Freak – Harsh Paudwal aka Soul Goblin – Rs 1 lakh
Team Soul also scripted history as their star fragger ‘Goblin’ became the first player to claim 100 finishes during any competitive tournament. The successful BGMI team concluded the four day grand finals with a whopping 166 finishes.