Red Bull Kumite 2016 Results

By on April 24, 2016 at 4:36 am

Red Bull is bringing back its prestigious invitational tournament for a second round. Red Bull Kumite 2016 like last year will feature some of the highest profile players in the world, but is moving on to new territory with the release of Street Fighter V. In the early life of SFV, who will prove to be the strongest? You won’t want to miss this one, so be sure to tune in to find out!


Fourteen players were invited to participate in this year’s event. The final two spots in the bracket of sixteen were claimed by Bigbird and Valmaster, who fought their way through the other participants in the 256 player last chance brackets on Saturday.

Player Team Country
Daigo Mad Catz Japan
Luffy Red Bull France
Alioune France
Keoma Brazil
Xian Razer Singapore
Tokido Japan
Momochi Evil Geniuses Japan
Justin Wong Evil Geniuses United States
Snake Eyez Red Bull United States
Bonchan Red Bull Japan
Poongko Team Secret South Korea
Kazunoko Japan
Infiltration Razer South Korea
GamerBee AVerMedia Taiwan
Bigbird Falcon Arena UAE
Valmaster Team YP France


Saturday’s open qualifier will be live on Twitch starting at 11 AM CET and will be available in both French and English. Sunday’s stream will be live in French, English or Japanese on Twitch beginning at 2:15 PM CET.

Saturday’s pools brackets are currently available here, and the top 32 bracket here.

English Stream

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French Stream

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Japanese Stream

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Red Bull Kumite 2016 takes place over a two day period. The open qualifier tournament will be held on Saturday, April 23, and the sixteen-participant main event on Sunday, April 24. But there’s more going on than just tournament matches, so check out the full schedules below to plan your day around the events you’d like to see. Extra planning may be required for viewers not based in Europe.

Saturday, April 23

Event CET (local) GMT PST EST JST
Registration 9:00 AM 7:00 AM 12:00 AM 3:00 AM 4:00 PM
Beginning of Live Stream 11:00 AM 9:00 AM 2:00 AM 5:00 AM 6:00 PM
Matches in Pools A to H 11:00 AM 9:00 AM 2:00 AM 5:00 AM 6:00 PM
Matches in Pools I to P 1:30 PM 11:30 AM 4:30 AM 7:30 AM 8:30 PM
Break 4:00 PM 2:00 PM 7:00 AM 10:00 AM 11:00 PM
Top 32 Matches 4:15 PM 2:15 PM 7:15 AM 10:15 AM 11:15 PM
Top 16 Matches 6:00 PM 4:00 PM 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1:00 AM (Sunday)

Sunday, April 24

Event CET (local) GMT PST EST JST
Opening Ceremony 2:15 PM 12:15 PM 5:15 AM 8:15 AM 9:15 PM
Top 16 to Top 12 Matches 2:35 PM 12:35 PM 5:35 AM 8:35 AM 9:35 PM
Side Act 1: Combo Contest 5:30 PM 3:30 PM 8:30 AM 11:30 AM 12:30 AM (Monday)
Top 12 to Top 4 Matches 5:50 PM 3:50 PM 8:50 AM 11:50 AM 12:50 AM (Monday)
Side Act 2: All-Star Team Battle 8:00 PM 6:00 PM 11:00 AM 2:00 PM 3:00 AM (Monday)
Top 4 to Grand Finals Matches 8:20 PM 6:20 PM 11:20 AM 2:20 PM 3:20 AM (Monday)



Street Fighter V

Main Event

2. Tokido (Ryu)
3. GGP|Kazunoko (Cammy)
4. RB|Bonchan (Ryu)
5. FA|BigBird (Ken)
5. EG|Momochi (Ken)
7. AVM|GamerBee (Necalli)
7. EG|JWong (Karin)

9. MCZ|Daigo Umehara (Ryu)
9. RZR|Xian (F.A.N.G)
9. Alioune (Chun-Li)
9. Keoma (Karin)
13. MD|Luffy (R. Mika)
13. YP|Valmaster (Necalli)
13. RB|Snake Eyez (Zangief, Alex)
13. Secret|PoongKo (Cammy)

Match Log

Open Qualifier

Bigbird and Valmaster qualify for the Red Bull Kumite main event.

1. FA|Bigbird (Ken)
2. YP|Valmaster (Necalli)
3.  Akainu (Nash)
4. CCG|Humanbomb (Chun-Li)
5. Melty|Will2pac (Laura)
5. LLL|MBR (Ryu)
7. F2K|Popi (Cammy)
7. PPX (Ken)

9. Keftaroz (Ken)
9. Mordesai (Vega, Zangief)
9. PiccolosanKOF (M. Bison
9. CDV.MCZ|WhiteBl4ck (Ken)
13. Frionel KOF (Karin)
13. RAGE|Madjestik (Chun-Li)
13. Evans (Karin)
13. PB|Linkexelo

Match Log

Source: Red Bull, other contributions by Tarnot