Over the past week, the seven active Valorant Regional Leagues have held playoffs and each crowned a champion to represent their subregion in the VRL Finals.

VRL CIS: Milestone is the only of the eight existing VRLs to have been canceled. Its Spring Split was first indefinitely postponed in late February due the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, and was officially announced canceled by Riot a month later. A new format was later revealed for the EMEA Promotion. The CIS league did not return for the Summer Split.

Regional League East: Surge

While Anonymo Mentos Anonymo Mentos Europe Unranked vilczek NOKOCU Michał Michałów Kamisseq Kamil Lepper nyczu Szymon Kulik 999kvmil secured a hard-fought championship in the first split of the year, this time they didn't make the cut for the playoffs. The final four teams left in the fight were Anorthosis Famagusta Esports Anorthosis Famagusta Esports Europe Unranked KhA George Kostalas TheoW Theodoros Kasiolas eXampL Stavros Zazanis , TENSTAR TENSTAR Europe Unranked YouBreak Piotr Chodoła Buld Michał Sokal kacpi Kacper Wolski maniek Jakub Mańkowski Stix Wojciech Chamielec , NOM Esports NOM Esports Inactive , and Diamant Esports Diamant Esports Europe Unranked al1en Alen Pašić runneR Patix Patrik Rozman Prti Ivan Erak Grmekista Tilen Grmek . The first two teams shared a 9-5 record, while the remaining teams both finished the regular season with an 8-6 record.

Despite finishing fourth in the regular season, Diamant took a solid win over Anorthosis Famagusta in the opening round of the playoffs. TENSTAR then sent them to the lower bracket final with a 2-0 victory, but Diamant beat NOM in a three-map brawl for the final spot in the grand final. In the Bo5 rematch between TENSTAR and Diamant, the former came out on top to win the second stage of VRL East.

Regional League DACH: Evolution

Much like in the first half of the year, MOUZ MOUZ Europe Unranked Ale Alend Khalaf szimpli Bence Soós al0rante Felix Brandl memset Laurent Werly RECIDENT Ben Battash had no trouble in securing first place during the regular season. They were trailed by DSYRE DSYRE Europe Unranked kamo OLIZERA Diogo Oliveira starkk Gabriel Marques RobbieBk Robbie Boerkamp murii Murat Korkmaz in second, Angry Titans Angry Titans Europe Unranked Ayzee ngiN Engin Kor Daveeski HyDrO Lukas Brill in third for the second time in a row, and Ovation eSports Ovation eSports Europe Unranked Matrixx Iljas Amagow DisisJohn John Gabrido Leosen Leonardo Hennrich Happen Alexander Dudenhöfer NKLS Jan Niklas Benn , who were up for Relegation last split.

The underdogs prevailed in the playoffs, as both MOUZ and DSYRE were handed 2-0 defeats in the opening round. Angry Titans reverse swept Ovation in the upper bracket final, but DSYRE were the ones to move to the grand final after Ovation were forced to forfeit. Angry Titans had no trouble in securing another flawless win over Davidp 's men, securing the VRL DACH title.

Regional League France: Revolution

France adopted an expanded format this Split, taking six teams into the playoffs as opposed to four. MAD Lions MAD Lions Europe Unranked xms Alexandre Forté Br0die Jack Emmott doma Domagoj Fancev KRAY Calum Knight Polvi Niko Polvinen ' 18-game run was besmudged by a single loss against Sector One Sector One Europe Unranked , with Team Vitality Team Vitality Europe Unranked BONECOLD Santeri Sassi nataNk Nathan Bocqueho ceNder Jokūbas Labutis following them in second with four losses. Karmine Corp Karmine Corp Europe Unranked and Mandatory Mandatory Europe Unranked HyP Damien Souville Babax Baptiste Bertrand thebigfiz Julien Auberton AKUMAAAAA Alex Lo Bello Goaster Tony Richard both held a 12-6 record, while Team BDS Team BDS Europe Unranked bramz Bayram Ben Redjeb kAdavra Thomas Johner logaN Logan Corti rodeN Rodolphe Bianco juseu Elric Belland won and loss nine games. beGenius beGenius Europe Unranked DarkLight BaWaN Loic Martello qualified in sixth with seven wins and 11 losses.

The teams finished the playoffs as they did the regular season. beGenius and BDS were knocked out in the opening round, while Vitality and MAD Lions bested Karmine Corp and Mandatory, respectively, 3-2. In the grand final, Vitality swept MAD in the Bo5 grand final, conquering the VRL France title that eluded them last split, in which they didn't make playoffs.

Regional League Northern Europe: Polaris

Alliance Alliance Europe Unranked SEIDER Mathias Seider , who won the regular season in the first split, failed to win a single match this time around. EXCEL EXCEL Europe Unranked Moe40 Muhammad Hariff chiwawa Egor Stepanyuk paTiTek Patryk Fabrowski FoxieGG Tyler Lowton ALIVE Gilad Hakim , the defending NE champions, took the regular season crown this Summer Split, trailed by Finest Finest Inactive dESTRUCTIVEE Hakan Lekesizer Kicks bonkar Malkolm Rench — formerly Tundra Esports Tundra Esports Inactive bonkar Malkolm Rench Nille Nichlas Busk krea6on Vilius Malinauskas who cars? who cars? Europe Unranked Masked Mikkel Fuglsang Davud David Alexander Vig mishu Julius Thorslund Kyhl AKIMB0 Benjamin Kronborg sunshine Benjamin Hornshøj Nielsen , and KOVA KOVA Inactive Supmah Hampus Svensson JESMUND Jesse Terävä Ale Alend Khalaf vicious Benjamin Guilotte shéd Jani Marjanen .

As defending Champions, EXCEL ran through the upper bracket with 2-0 victories over KOVA and Finest. The bonkar -led squad beat who cars? in the lower bracket final, but were only able to win one map in the grand final. EXCEL took full advantage of their map advantage to secure a 3-1 win that crowned them VRL NE champions for the second time this year.

Regional League Spain: Rising

In the Spain playoffs, four teams returned: Case Esports Case Esports Europe Unranked Filu Dawid Czarnecki MiniBoo Dominykas Lukaševičius HearthBeat Marco Soffia Yurii Salvador Gasco Wolfen Berkant Joshkun , who finished first in the regular season, Giants Gaming Giants Gaming Europe Unranked Jesse Adam Čtvrtníček ShadoW Tobias Flodström Fit1nho Adolfo Gallego Kiles Vlad Shvets , Rebels Gaming Rebels Gaming Europe Unranked GatsH Guillaume Kalka vo0kashu Ilya Ushakov jannyXD João Daniel Addicted Eduardo Torres Fizzy David Figueiredo , last season's champions, and UCAM Tokiers UCAM Tokiers Europe Unranked Phatt Alexandre Silva Leare Fletcher Brigden-Knight kamyk Maks Rychlewski adm1k Adam Siemieniec Quick Fabián Pereira . Arctic Arctic Inactive and Movistar Riders Movistar Riders Europe Unranked Morthe Raúl Luis Diaz Navarrete Andreu Navarro Blasco DoubleD Dailos Daniel Martín Ruiz Vinice Adinseg Rodríguez Suárez MikaEl Miguel Ángel Díaz qualified in place of KOI KOI Europe Unranked Famsii Ramses Koivukangas MAGNUM Martin Penkov Sacake Ladislav Sachr PHYRN Oskar Palmqvist neptuNo Alberto González and Team Queso Team Queso Europe Unranked UNFAKE Bartosz Bernacki k1zpawn Ian Rebelo xuss Tselmeg Tsolmon Katu Kacper Twórz .

Rebels once more won the quarterfinals, but this time were stunned by Case in the semifinals 2-1. They moved on to the grand finals alongside UCAM, who beat Arctic and Giants 2-0 and 2-1, respectively. This time, Case proved themselves a step above all others as they took a 3-0 win in the grand final, in which they only lost 12 rounds.

Regional League Turkey: Birlik

Turkey kept its format, placing six of its eight team in the playoffs. Surreal Esports Surreal Esports Inactive Jlerst Naci Enes Yıldırım Masic Alfajer Emir Ali Beder RieNs Enes Ecirli , who nearly made it into the EMEA VCT, weren't present this season and were replaced by SuperMassive Blaze SuperMassive Blaze Europe Unranked XiSTOU Göktuğ Canciğer skylen Asil Yalçın SouhcNi Ibrahim Sağır stand-in Brave Eren Kasırga Izzy Baran Yılmaz , who scored a flawless regular season. Fire Flux Esports Fire Flux Esports Europe Unranked sociablEE Volkan Yonal sterben Emre Demirci trailed them in second, as FUT Esports FUT Esports Europe Unranked MrFaliN Furkan Yeğen Muj Serhat Yüksel MOJJ Buğra Kiraz qRaxs Doğukan Balaban qw1 Konuralp Şahin and Fenerbahçe Esports Fenerbahçe Esports Europe Unranked jonx KILICARSLAN Kılıçarslan Atila stand-in SoyeR Burak Soyer Theia Yusuf Kahraman both finished with a 4-3 record. Galatasaray Esports Galatasaray Esports Europe Unranked MerSa Mert Saatcı CombatRy Cenk Ersahin Docent Kadri Vatandaş Touven Can Eryıldız DeadInk Utku Onur Aydin and Thunderbolts Gaming Thunderbolts Gaming Europe Unranked DubzWoW Mustafa Doğan re1sxd İlyas Çalışkan lurzy0y0 Ibrahim Sandıkcı rounded out the playoffs.

Despite having to play from the quarterfinals, FUT took clean 2-0 and 3-0 wins against Galatasaray and SuperMassive Blaze, respectively. Fire Flux met them in the grand finals, after winning the semifinal against Fenerbahçe, but weren't able to clinch a second win. FUT outlasted them across the grand final's five maps, lifting the Turkish VRL trophy.

Regional League MENA: Resilience

MENA was the last region to finish its playoffs, this time taking two teams from each of its subregions — Levant and North Africa, GCC and Iraq — to the playoffs. Spring Split champions Team Falcons Team Falcons MENA Unranked alvar Khaled Abdullah OuTLaW Abdullah Sulaiman Al-Salem SpYzera Abed Doughan Fr4nky Ibrahim Alrubaian Moh Mohammad Bin Oti were surprised by an opening 2-0 defeat to Geekay Esports Geekay Esports MENA Unranked Kheops Anis Mokrani Winteryrook Evgeniy Lenko Shalaby Mohamed Shalaby wayLander Jan Rahkonen Shehab Shehab Hany RockeT Ahmed Mohamed , but bounced back in the lower bracket with wins against YaLLa Esports YaLLa Esports MENA Unranked ShawateRR Mohammad Yousef Near Fahad Salem K K B4HA Baha Mohamad Oqap ISSAA Issa Murad kAzoo Mohamad Daher VIPP33R Omar Adwan and XPLDZ XPLDZ Inactive .

In the grand final against Geekay, Falcons spared no one and dropped just one map, losing Bind 13-6, on their way to a 3-1 grand final win. With that, Falcons revalidated their MENA title and secured the final VRL Finals slot.

VRL Finals

The VRL Finals begin July 25, the day following Masters Copenhagen's grand final. While the VCT EMEA rulebook predicts an eight-team double-elimination bracket, the absence of a CIS team raises doubts about what format Riot will use or who will fill the eighth slot.

There is €150,000 up for grabs in the VRL Finals, which will run between July 25 and August 8.

With uncertainty looming over the VRL Finals, the following teams are confirmed: