On September 24th 2017, history was made with the Finals of the Platinum cup being held live on the ESL main stage at EGX. Marking the launch of Drone Racing into the world of eSports.
Seven Pilots from seven countries, battled it out over multiple rounds to crown the world’s first Drone Racing eSport World Champion.
Streamed Live all round the world via Twitch, the Platinum Cup has set the standard for Drone Racing eSports. You can watch the recorded stream HERE
The world’s 7 best Drone Racing eSport’s pilots competed in a fast paced, action packed competition for a chance to win $2000 cash and a trip to compete in the IDSC real life tournament in Korea with a prize pool of $50,000.
After an exciting very close fought competition, there could be only one winner. FPCDoug from New Zealand took first place and collected the $2000 prize and the trip to Korea.