The past weekend was a blast as some of the best fighting game players on the planet gathered in Thailand for the annual Thaiger Uppercut. The event concluded with Xian winning the SFV finals and JDCR beating Nobi for Tekken.
First Up Xian's Ibuki battles it up with Oil King's Rashid in the SFV
Grand Finals. Xian coming from the losers bracket managed to get a bracket reset leading up to a final set with a dramatic lead by Oil King 2-1 but Xian managed to level-up the battlefield winning TGU 2017 SFV tournament with a perfect. Other runner-ups include Dogura on third, Kazunoko on Fourth with Daigo and Bonchan on fifth.
Meanwhile, TGU's Tekken Tournament was as exciting as SFV's with two of the world's best Tekken
fighters going head-to-head in the Grand Finals. Nobi and JDCR
both displayed great skills in the grand finals with JDCR's Heihachi going against Nobi's Dragunov. In the end, JDCR brought home the trophy win his 3-1 win. Other winners include Saint on third UDG.Book on Fourth.
Check out both championship matches below for more information and stay tuned for more gaming news and updates.
"TGU 2017 SFV Grand Finals"
SFV Top 8
2nd ZOWIE|Oil King
5th Hx CYG BST|Daigo Umehara
7th YBK|Daikoku Go
7th ECHO FOX|Tokido
"TGU 2017 Tekken Grand Finals"
Tekken Top 8
Source: The Beast, Masked Gaming Entertainment, Images from the Twitter page of JDCR and XIAN