FIFAe Nations Cup (FeNC) 2022: In Football, India scripted history by securing a spot at the highly coveted FIFAe Nations Cup (FeNC) 2022.
- India defeated the Korea Republic and Malaysia in the FIFAe Nations Series 2022 playoffs to seal their qualification.
- The journey for the Indian football team kicked off in January last year when the All India Football Federation signed the participation agreement with FIFA for the FIFAe Nations Series 2021.
- Representatives from the country will join esports athletes from 23 other nations to compete at the highest level of FIFA 22 Esports from July 26 to 30 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
- This tournament will feature teams representing their nations and competing in a 2v2 format against opponents from all over the world.
- The tournament's Playoffs 2022 commenced in June 2022.
- In this double-elimination bracket, India will take on several top-tier nations from Asia and Oceania to secure a slot at the prestigious Nations Cup 2022.
- Siddh Chandarana, Charanjot Singh, and Saransh Jain are the three athletes who will be representing India at the biggest stage of FIFA Esports at Copenhagen for the Nations Cup 2022.
- Apart from representing the nation on the global stage, these individuals are also some of the highest-ranked players in the country.
About FIFAe Nations Series:
- The FIFAe Nations Series (FeNS) is an esports tournament held by FIFA and its presenting partner EA Sports.
- Each tournament has member nations competing in games of the latest incarnation of the FIFA association football video game series.
- The FeNC is one of three major esports events that are held on a worldwide scale to crown the global champions of the game.