Arman “Phenom” Hanjani is the first European player to win the Street Figther V Premier Tournament after defeating Ai “Fuudo” Keita in the DreamHack Summer Final with a score of 3-1.
Arman became the first European to win the Premier Street Fighter tournament. On the way to winning, Arman managed to defeat several famous Japanese players such as Daigo Umehara, Kenryo “Mago” Hayashi, Reiketsu, and during the Grand Final against Ai “Fuudo” Keita.
In addition, Fuudo managed to defeat Luffy, Tatsuya “Haitani” Haitani and CJ “Infexious”, before finally winning a landslide victory over Hajime “Tokido” Tainguchi with a score of 3-0 and managed to qualify for the Grand Final.
However, Tokido’s performance was fairly good in the tournament even though he had to stop in third place. Tokido manages to beat Tonpy in the Losers Bracket rematch, as well as Ryan Hart, Mago, Luffy and Haitani, before finally meeting Fuudo.
Here’s a list of the Top 8 Street Fighter V DreamHack:
1. Arman “Phenom” Hanjani
2. Ai “Fuudo” Keita
3. Hajime “Tokido” Taniguchi
4. Tatsuya “Haitani” Haitani
5th-6th: Daigo Umehara
5th-6th: Olivier “Luffy” Hay
7th-8th: Kenryo “Mago” Hayashi
7th-8th: Yusuke “Momochi” Momochi