RDAG 2022: FIFA Online 4 – A Chance to Score
Seoul, Korea, 01 August 2023 – Get ready for an electrifying experience in the world of FIFA Online 4! The highly anticipated tournament kicks off from August 2 to August 6, 2023
The game offers a realistic and immersive football experience, allowing athletes to build their own teams and showcase skills on the virtual pitch.
Get ready to witness intense matches, jaw-dropping goals, and nail-biting moments as these esports athletes battle it out for glory.
The Regional competition will adhere to the following format:
Best-of-Three (BO3) Swiss System
Best-of-Three (BO3) Swiss System
- All matches are played as individual Bo3 matches comprising a set number of rounds.
- For Round 1, bracket is formed through random drawing. For each round, player will earn 1 point for a win, and 0 point for a loss.
- Starting from Round 2, players with the same records are randomly paired. However, players won’t be matched against opponents they have already faced in earlier rounds.
- Matches continue in the same way until the FINAL ROUND. After the final round is over, the competition concludes with rankings determined by points, goal difference, goals scored, and goals conceded.
Athletes and Teams to watch:
Amraan Gani, the skilled FIFA pro player from Team Flash, is all set to make waves during the tournament with his exceptional gaming prowess. As a seasoned competitor, he brings a wealth of experience to the virtual pitch, making him a formidable opponent for any team. Known for his strategic gameplay and lightning-fast reflexes, Amraan has proven himself in various Rsports competitions, earning him a reputation as one of the top contenders in the FIFA scene.
In Asia, two regions stand out for their strong FIFA esports landscape: South Korea and China. South Korea boasts a rich history in competitive gaming, with a passionate Esports culture that has extended to FIFA. The country’s top players have emerged as formidable competitors in international tournaments, supported by local organizations and leagues. Both regions regularly host FIFA esports tournaments, fostering a thriving competitive scene that continues to elevate the prominence of FIFA esports in Asia. Both teams going up against each other will be a clash of titans that promises to deliver exhilarating battles and unforgettable moments.
Triumphs Unveiled: Highlights from the Road to Asian Games 2022 DOTA 2 Online Competition
Hangzhou, China, 17 July 2023 – The Road to Asian Games 2022 DOTA 2 Online Competition, which was held from 12 to 16 July 2023, witnessed exceptional talent and remarkable resilience in thrilling battles among 18 participating countries. Teams from five Asian regions – East Asia, West Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia, and South Asia – showcased their skills, striving to secure the Top Rank and earn prestigious honours. Let’s take a closer look at the highlights:
Team Nepal Showcased Extraordinary Performance in the South Asia Region
In a stunning display of skill and determination, Team Nepal showcased an extraordinary performance as they faced off against the formidable opponent, Team India. Delivering an incredible gameplay, Team Nepal achieved an unexpected victory, securing them the Top Rank in the South Asia Region. The intense battle was evident of Team Nepal’s prowess in the Esports arena, solidifying their standing among their competitors. Luja “Lu_ris” Maharjan, whose exceptional skills and contributions during the competition have earned him the prestigious title of Audi Super A Athlete.
Team Malaysia’s Impressive Domination in the Southeast Asia Region
Team Malaysia exhibited an outstanding performance throughout the competition, captivating fans with their skillful gameplay in the Southeast Asia Region. Their determination and unmatched talent propelled them to maintain an undefeated streak, ultimately securing the Top Rank. Chung “Ws” Wei Shen, has been crowned the Audi Super A Athlete, adding another feather to their cap of success.
Team Kazakhstan’s Resilience and Unforeseen Challenges in the Central Asia Region
The journey of Team Kazakhstan in the Central Asia Region showcased remarkable resilience, as they triumphed in the initial stages of the competition. Despite facing unforeseen circumstances that led to their withdrawal from the final match, Team Kazakhstan’s earlier victories allowed them to secure the Top Rank in their group. Aibek “TA2000” Tokayev, earned the prestigious Audi Super A Athlete Award.
Team China’s Outstanding Performance and Expected Triumph in the East Asia Region
Team China took the stage by storm, delivering an awe-inspiring performance in their game against Team Hong Kong. With their well-prepared and highly trained athletes, victory was within their grip. Team China’s dedication and hard work positioned them as strong contenders throughout the competition, eventually earning them the Top Rank in the East Asia Region. Huang “7e” Heming has been crowned as the Audi Super A Athlete for his outstanding performance.
Team Jordan’s Brilliant Display of Skill in the West Asia Region
In the West Asia Region, Team Jordan left a memorable mark with their brilliant performance, emerging as the top team. Their skill, strategy, and determination formed a winning combination, propelling them to victory. The Audi Super A Athlete Award goes to Abdallah “TaZ” Lubbadeh, adding to the team’s list of accomplishments.
The Road to Asian Games 2022 DOTA 2 Online Competition has undoubtedly showcased the talent, passion, and dedication of these teams from different regions. The journey of these teams continues, with each team setting their sights on even greater triumphs and reaching new heights in the world of DOTA 2 in the upcoming 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou, China. For those who missed the matches, the livestreamed videos are available for rewatching on AESF Official YouTube, Facebook and Twitch channels.
Esports Continues To Stage As An Official Medal Sport At The 20th Asian Games Aichi-Nagoya 2026
Bangkok, Thailand, 8 July 2023 – The Aichi-Nagoya Asian Games Organising Committee (AINAGOC) announced the nine newly added sports for the 20th Asian Games Aichi-Nagoya 2026 with Esports as one of the official medal sports.
This exciting news was revealed during the recently concluded 42nd Olympic Council of Asia General Assembly held in Bangkok, Thailand and the AESF responsibly welcomes this decision. The inclusion of Esports in the 20thAsian Games is a testament to its significance and value in the sports community, as it continues to be accepted and recognised by the Asian Olympic communities.
“AESF does welcome the decision and announcement from both OCA and AINAGOC, and we offer our full support for Esports. We are committed to working closely with AINAGOC to ensure that the wonderful game of Esports continues to be presented as one of the medal events at the 20th Asian Games following the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games”, said AESF President, Kenneth Fok.
Following the successful collaboration with the HAGOC for the upcoming 19th Asian Games, AESF, as the Asian Esports governing body, will continue its collaboration model with the AINAGOC and the local counterparts to ensure a successful Esports program at the 20th Asian Games.
Road to Asian Games successfully takes the first step in Macau, China PR
Macau, China PR – 2 July 2023 – The first phase of the Road to Asian Games 2022 has concluded successfully in Macau, China PR. This seeding competition, leading up to the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou, China PR, took place from 15 June to 2 July 2023 at the Galaxy International Convention Centre, Macau, China. The event featured three game titles: League of Legends, PUBG Mobile Asian Games Version, and Arena of Valor Asian Games Version.
The Road to Asian Games 2022 commenced with an awe-inspiring Opening Ceremony, showcasing a captivating display of lights, music, and visuals. The ceremony set the stage for the highly anticipated showdown among the top teams in the region, accompanied by inspiring keynote speeches from officials representing the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), the Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF), and partners.
The Road to Asian Games 2022 welcomed over 400 athletes and team officials from 28 countries and regions, representing five major Asian regions: Central Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and West Asia. A total of 113 matches were organized to determine the regional rankings for each title and the event garnered an unprecedented estimated viewership figure of 450,000,000+ views for matches online across mainland China and worldwide.
The second and third phases of RDAG 2022 Regionals are scheduled to take place in Hangzhou and Seoul from 22 July to 6 August 2023, featuring game titles: Dream Three Kingdoms 2, Street Fighter V: Champion Edition, and EA SPORTS FIFA branded soccer games. DOTA 2 will be conducted online from 12 to 17 July 2023.
A highlight of the event was the finals of the competition for all three game titles, which aimed to determine the top-ranked team and Audi Super A Athlete from each region. The League of Legends event witnessed unexpected and intense performances from the participating countries. PUBG Mobile Asian Games Version garnered tremendous support from fans as Team China, led by renowned athlete “Paraboy,” took the stage for action. Meanwhile, the Arena of Valor Asian Games Version featured strategic manoeuvres and jaw-dropping moments during the Southeast Asian matches, among others.
League of Legends Top-ranked teams:
East Asia Region – China; Audi Super A Athlete: Wang “Hope” Jie
Southeast Asia Region – Malaysia; Audi Super A Athlete: Tam “Shine” See Kheing
West Asia Region – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Audi Super A Athlete: Nawaf “Wufo” Al-Salem
Central Asia & South Asia Region – India; Audi Super A Athlete: Sanindhya “Deadcorp” Malik
PUBG Mobile Asian Games Version Top-ranked teams:
West Asia Region – Palestine; Audi Super A Athlete: Ayoub “Timon” Ishtayyeh
East Asia Region – China; Audi Super A Athlete: Chen “FlowerH” Yumeng
Central & South Asia Region – Kazakhstan; Audi Super A Athlete: Zhangir “Sawkesh” Myrza
Southeast Asia Region – Thailand; Audi Super A Athlete: Nuttawut “TonyK” Muensa
Arena of Valor Asian Games Version Top-ranked teams:
South & West Asia Region – Jordan; Audi Super A Athlete: Mahmoud “Bawadi” Bawadi
Southeast Asia Region – Malaysia; Audi Super A Athlete: Yong “ZhanQ” Zhan Quan
Central Asia Region – Kazakhstan; Audi Super A Athlete: Zhandaulet “Janda” Zhaxybay
East Asia Region – China; Audi Super A Ahlete: Heng “Nuanyang” Lin
Alongside the exceptional accomplishments, the Road to Asian Games 2022 served as a platform for talented athletes to exhibit their skills, connect with fans, and promote collaboration and knowledge sharing among Esports professionals, experts, and enthusiasts. The event facilitated significant networking opportunities, fostering stronger relationships among Member Associations, Olympic Committees, and Title Publishers, which will continue to shape the Esports industry moving forward.
The Road to Asian Games (RDAG) 2022 is jointly organized by the Olympic Council of Asia and the Asian Electronic Sports Federation. The RDAG official competition organising partner, Digital Esports Asia, works together with Tencent Esports and NeoTV to produce the competition with the support of prestige sponsors including FAW-Audi and iQOO, as well as official sponsors including OMEN, AutoFull, Eastroc, and China Unicom.
Fans can rewatch the streams on various online platforms and broadcasting channels, including AESF Official YouTube and Twitch channels, Bilibili, Huya Live, Douyu Live, Kuaishou Games, China Mobile, Migu Channels, Tencent Video, Weibo, and Xiaohongshu.
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