The FIFA 20 #3teams1city challenge has reached the play-off stage, with qualifiers from the DHL Stormers esports challenge up against their counterparts from the Cape Cobras and Cape Town City FC in the semifinals.
The FIFA 20 #3teams1city challenge featured athletes from three of Cape Town’s top sports teams, going up against their fans in a digital arena.
The DHL Stormers, Cape Cobras and Cape Town City FC each hosted a FIFA 20 esports challenge, which has seen players going through 12 qualifying rounds since June.
Fans were able to compete in any of the qualifiers (i.e. the DHL Stormers, Cape Cobras, and/or Cape Town City FC).
A total of 24 players representing each one of the teams was drawn into four groups, with the top two finishers in each group progressing to the quarterfinals.
In the #3teams1city Super Challenge Playstation semifinals, DHL Stormers qualifier Zuhayr Abrahams will go up against a Cape Town City FC qualifier, while in the Xbox semifinal DHL Stormers qualifier Deevak Dhanjee will face a Cape Cobras qualifier.
The #3Teams1City Super Challenge is played on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Prizes included online shopping vouchers from SportSA, hampers from BLK, UMBRO and Six Gun Grill, as well as Coca-Cola and Powerade products sponsored by Peninsula Beverages, and signed team merchandise, as well as a R10 000 cash prize pool up for grabs sponsored by Peninsula Beverages.