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February 2nd, 2021

BLAST will allow coaches to communicate with the team

Tournament operator BLAST notes that at the upcoming BLAST Premier: Spring Groups 2021, teams will be allowed to communicate with coaches.

On January 28th, Valve released a new rulebook that prohibits coaches from sharing a room with teams during RMR tournament matches. Since there were many moments with trainer bugs or streamsniping.

BLAST Premier Spring Groups 2021 starts on February 4

BLAST stated that they have enough mechanisms to keep track of all the trainers' actions when they are on the server and in the room. This ensures the fairness of the competition. BLAST Prime Commissioner Andrew Haworth spoke about this.


Group "A": Astralis, Ninjas in Pajamas, OG, BIG

February 4, 16:30 CET: Astralis vs. Ninjas in Pajamas @ BO3
February 4, 19:30 CET: OG vs. BIG @ BO3

Group "B": Vitality, Complexity, Evil Geniuses, G2 Esports

8 February 16:30 CET: Vitality vs. Complexity @ BO3
8 February 19:30 CET: Evil Geniuses vs. G2 Esports @ BO3

Group "C": NAVI, MIBR, FaZe Clan, Team Liquid

February 12, 16:0 CET: NAVI vs. MIBR @ BO3
February 12, 19:30 CET: FaZe Clan vs. Team Liquid @ BO3

BLAST Premier: Spring Groups 2021 runs from February 4th to 14th. 12 teams will compete for $ 150,000. We will publish the announcement of this tournament closer to the start of the championship. Do not miss!