Red Bull Kumite 2018 Japanese Qualifier results

By on May 23, 2018 at 3:00 pm
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After holding a series of qualifiers in the regions of Tohoku, Kansai, Tokai, Kyushu, and Kanto, eight top Japanese players were recently gathered to compete for a guaranteed spot in the Red Bull Kumite 2018, set to take place on November 11th, in Paris, France. The eight players invited to compete were as follows:

  • Fudoh|Haku (Winner of Tohoku Qualifier)
  • AB|StormKubo (Runner-Up of Tokoku Qualifier & Winner of Tokai Qualifier)
  • CO|Dogura (Winner of Kansai Qualifier)
  • Trashbox (Runner-Up of Kansai Qualifier)
  • 2010 (Winner of Kyushu Qualifier)
  • Gunyan (Runner-Up of Kyushu Qualifier)
  • Fudoh|Fujimura [Yukadon] (Winner of Kanto Qualifier)
  • Gachikun (Runner-Up of Kanto Qualifier)

Results

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

1. Fudoh|Fujimura (Ibuki) — Qualifies for Red Bull Kumite 2018
2. Fudoh|Haku (Guile)
3. Gachikun (Rashid)
4. AB|StormKubo (Abigail)
5. Gunyan (Ken)
5. CO|Dogura (Urien)
7. 2010 (Urien)
7. Trashbox (Birdie)

As the event was streamed on OpenRec.tv, there is unfortunately no public archive — but if you happen to be a premium member, you can still see all the action.

Source: OpenRec.tv/RedBullJapan; results courtesy of SRK Data

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