Thursday, September 5, 2019


5 September 2019 – Singapore: A subsidiary of the largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), ONE Esports’ upcoming ONE Street Fighter Tokyo Challenge seeks the best Street Fighter players to test their skills against pro players. This tournament is fully supported by Capcom.

Taking place at the Bellesalle Shibuya Garden on October 6, 2019, the ONE Street Fighter Tokyo Challenge will see two winners of the Open Community Tournament team up with Capcom Pro Tour Super Premier winner Bonchan to take on three other teams consisting of nine of Asia’s strongest Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition pros for a share of the ¥2,000,000 (US$20,000) prize pool. Entry to the tournament is free and you can sign up here:

The tournament is part of the two-day ONE Martial Arts Fan Fest, which also features top ONE Championship athletes such as Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez, as well as martial arts legends Rich Franklin and Miesha Tate. Tickets to attend the event are available on LINE Ticket at, and on Boardwalk at for non-Japanese residents.

Carlos Alimurung, CEO of ONE Esports, stated: "The ONE Esports team is excited to partner with Capcom to launch the first ONE Street Fighter Tokyo Challenge. The tournament will showcase the world’s best pro and amateur players, who will compete in an exciting team format. It promises to be an amazing experience for fans and players."

Tournament Details

1. Open Community Tournament
  • Details: The top two players from the Open Community Tournament will form “Team Japan” together with Bonchan.
  • Date: October 6, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. GMT+9
  • Tournament Site:
  • Entry Conditions: Must be over 13 years of age at the time of registration
  • Match Format: Single elimination tournament
*More details will be revealed at a later date.

2. Invitational Pro Tournament
  • Details: Double elimination tournament consisting of four teams representing Asian nations. “Team Japan” will consist of Bonchan and the top two players of the Open Community Tournament. Winner of this tournament will be crowned the first ONE Street Fighter Tokyo Challenge champion.
  • Date: October 6, 2.30 p.m. to 6 p.m. GMT+9
  • Entry Conditions: Must be over 13 years of age at the time of registration, must be invited by ONE Esports or place in the top two of the Open Community Tournament
  • Match Format: Double elimination format
*More details will be revealed at a later date.

Invited Players

Masato “Bonchan” Takahashi
Ho “Xian” Kun Xian
Leevy “Oil King” Lin
Bruce “GamerBee” Hsiang
Hyungsuk “Verloren” Kong
Kao “RB” Arubi
Jonny “HumanBomb” Lai
Kim “SigurRos” Jung Soo
Zeng “Xiao Hai” Zhuojun
Sim “NL” Gun
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About ONE Championship™
ONE Championship (ONE) is the largest global sports media property in Asian history, and the largest producer of millennial live sports content in Asia. Headquartered in Singapore, ONE is the Home of Martial Arts, and is the world's largest martial arts organization, hosting bouts across all styles of martial arts such as Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Karate, Kung Fu, Silat, Sanda, Lethwei, Mixed Martial Arts, Tae Kwon Do, Submission Grappling, and more. ONE hosts the biggest sports entertainment events across Asia, featuring some of the world's best martial artists and world champions on the largest global media broadcast in Asia. ONE Esports, a subsidiary of ONE Championship, runs Asia's largest global esports Championship Series with some of the biggest blockbuster game titles in the world. In addition to its digital platforms, ONE Championship broadcasts to over 2.6 billion potential viewers across 140+ countries with some of the largest global broadcasters, including Fox Sports, ABS-CBN, Astro, ClaroSports, Startimes, Thairath TV, Skynet, Mediacorp, Great Sports, Tencent, Star TV, Mediaset Italia, ProSiebenSat.1, Dubai Sports, Turner Sports, and more.

About Street Fighter V
Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition includes all base content from the original Street Fighter V release, Arcade Mode and a code for Character Pass 1 and 2 content, which includes 12 playable characters and 12 premium costumes. Powered by Unreal Engine 4 technology, stunning visuals depict the next generation of World Warriors in unprecedented detail, while exciting and accessible battle mechanics deliver endless fighting fun that both beginners and veterans can enjoy. Challenge friends online, or compete for fame and glory on the Capcom Pro Tour. Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition is available now exclusively for the PlayStation 4 and PC.

CAPCOM is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment for game consoles, PCs, handheld and wireless devices. Founded in 1983, the company has created hundreds of games, including best-selling franchises Resident Evil®, Monster Hunter™, Street Fighter®, Mega Man®, and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., U.K., Germany, France, Hong Kong and Taiwan, with corporate headquarters located in Osaka, Japan. More information about Capcom and its products can be found at or www.capcom-unity.com 

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