"Battle in The Skies!" (天空の戦い！, Tenkū no tatakai!) is the twenty-first and twenty-second episodes of the Beyblade Burst Rise anime and the eleventh episode Internationally. Episode 21 first aired on the CoroCoro Channel on YouTube on August 23rd, 2019 and episode 22 first aired on August 30th, 2019 in Japan. Both episodes will later air as one episode on March 28th, 2020 in New Zealand and on April 11th, 2020 in America.
Dante and Pheng continue their battle with Dante winning the second battle and it ending with a draw.
Pheng discovers that he wants to reach Hyper-Flux.
A new tournament, known as the Battle Journey is announced; the winner of which gets the chance to battle Aiger Akabane.
The rules of the Battle Journey are explained: Participants must make their way through 18 checkpoints, and if multiple people meet up at the same spot, they must battle one another to continue. The Bladers that reach the final checkpoint will get to battle Aiger.
The Bladers participating in the Battle Journey are assigned spots to start at depending on the number of spaces they rolled on the Dice Launchers.
Dante and Blindt meet up at the first checkpoint and battle, with Blind gaining an early lead.