Overwatch League season start delayed due to Covid-19 resurgence

The Overwatch League has announced that the start of the 2022 season in the Eastern region has been delayed by two weeks due to “the ongoing coronavirus outbreak in China,” which will begin on May 20.

The change will affect Chinese teams Chengdu Hunters, Guangzhou Charge, Hangzhou Chargers and Shanghai Dragons, as well as American teams Los Angeles Valiant, New York Excelsior and Philadelphia Fusion, and South Korea’s Seoul Dynasty.The West will not be affected by the changes and will start the season as before on May 5 Scheduled.