|Event||Pokémon Trainers Cup 2021|
|Location||Main stage: Online|
Final stage (Top 4): Seoul, South Korea
|Date||Main stage: 24–25 July 2021|
Final stage (Top 4): 7 August 2021
|Videogame||Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield|
|Season||2021 Season – VGC21 Series 9|
|Format||Double elimination with open teamsheets|
Teams and Results
|Worlds Day 1 + Global Exhibition|
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Only players residing in South Korea could play this tournament. With a cap of 128 entries, players would face each other in a double-elimination bracket with open teamsheets, in best-of-three matches to crown this year’s Pokémon Trainers Cup champion.
The winner will receive a Day 1 invite to the 2022 World Championships as well as an invite to the Pokémon Global Exhibition event that will be held in October.
Top 4 streaming
The top 4 matches were scheduled to be broadcast live from Seoul on 7 August. However, due to the covid-19 situation in South Korea, the matches were prerecorded and made available on 21 August.
The stream featured the experienced casters Dongmin Park and Mori Ahn.
Take a look below at the following matches!
|Time||Round||Player 1||vs||Player 2|