On July 25-26, the community of Street Fighter V players was able to enjoy another qualifier for Capcom Cup 2020 - this time, the tournament was for participants from Eastern Asia.
The online event Asia East 1 Capcom Pro Tour finished with the victory of Daigo “Daigo” Umehara from Japan. The winner played as Guile.
There were 347 attendees in total and they fought for a chance to participate in the Top 16 part. Then these best 16 players fought for the place in the Top 8 part. On this stream, you can watch their matches:
The most powerful battles began in the Top 8 section. Daigo started in the Winners Bracket and reached the Grand Final, where he won against Keita “Fuudo” Ai.
The final standings for Top 8 at Capcom Pro Tour Asia East 1 are:
1. Daigo “Daigo” Umehara (MILDOM BST) - Guile
2. Keita “Fuudo” Ai (MILDOM BST) - Poison and R.Mika
3. Hyungsuk “Verloren” Kong (KFGC) - Cammy
4. Hajime “Tokido” Taniguchi (ROHTO Z!) - Akuma
5. Yusuke “Momochi” Momochi (Victrix) - Seth
5. Ryusei (FAV) - Urien
7. Toshihiko “Youshikibi” Kakiuchi - Blanka and E.Honda
7. Moon “Cosco” Hyun Cho - Cammy
Watch fights of the Top 8 players on this stream:
The previous qualifier for Capcom Cup was Europe West 1 Capcom Pro Tour 2020, and the winner was Takamura_B.
The next event of this Street Fighter V esports series will be Central America 1 Capcom Pro Tour 2020 on August 1-2. Of course, you will be able to check out the results on DashFight!