Two of the biggest and most prestigious fighting game tournament for Street Fighter took place during the weekend, the Red Bull Kumite and Combo Breaker 2017 CPT Premier.
Red Bull Kumite is an annual Street Fighter Event held in Salle Wagram in Paris, France. The tournament is a battle between 16 players, 14 of which is composed of the world's best players pro players and the two from the 256 player qualifier held a day before the big event. AW|Nemo took the top spot after defeating Gachikun on the Grand Finals taking home the event's huge trophy and a brand new Acer Predator 21 X gaming laptop. Check out the Grand Finals below.
Combo Breaker, on the other hand, is a CPT (Capcom Pro Tour) Premier event which awards the victor with 400 global points which are considered as one of the most valuable commodity for those who are aiming to compete in the prestigious Capcom Cup. The event was dominated by last year's Capcom Cup champion NuckleDu, followed by Snake Eyez on second place and Smug on third.
Combo Breaker 2017 was also the venue of Injustice 2's Pro Series kick-off event. Echo Fox|Sonic Fox dominated Injustice 2's very first tournament after defeating Nasr|Tekken_Master in the Grand Finals. YOMI|Slayer took the third spot followed by Circa|Forever King in fourth place.
Check out the Grand Finals below and stay tuned for more gaming news and updates.
"Red Bull Kumite Grand Finals"
Red Bull Kumite Top 8
4. Twitch.Hx.CYG|Daigo Umehara
"Combo Breaker 2017 Street Fighter V Grand Finals"
Combo Breaker 2017 SFV Top 8
2. CYG.BST|Snake Eyez
"Combo Breaker 2017 Injustice 2 Grand Finals"
Combo Breaker 2017 Injustice 2 Top 8
4. Circa|Forever King
Source: RedBull, CapcomProTour, ReaayZ Images courtesy of RedBull Esports and Combo Breaker