Daigo Umehara

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Player Information
Name:
梅原 大吾
Romanized Name:
Daigo Umehara
Birth:
May 19, 1981 (1981-05-19) (age 36)
Country:
Team:
Cygames Beast
Alternate IDs:
gameinn (SFIV arcades, XBLive), daigothebeastv (SFV, shared stream ID)
Active in:
Links
Achievements
Capcom_Cup/2016/Europe
History
2010-04-27 - 2016-05-14
2016-05-14 - Present
2017-03-01 - Present

Daigo "The Beast" Umehara is a Japanese fighting game player who plays for Cygames Beast and is also a Twitch Global Ambassador. Often considered as one of the greatest fighting game player of all time, Daigo specializes in Capcom fighting games and is considered one of the five Japanese Capcom fighting gods (alongside Tokido, Sako, Nuki and Haitani). A prolific competitor in the FGC, he has won multiple EVO Championship Series titles in Super Street Fighter II Turbo (2003, 2004), Street Fighter 4 (2009 and 2010) and Guilty Gear XX (2004) and has placed in numerous top 8 EVO finishes in various fighting games.

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Date Placement Tier G Tournament Team Result Prize
2017-09-17 A77 - 8th A2Major The Brooklyn Beatdown Round 2 Guile 2 : 3 USABalrogSmug $1,500
2017-08-27 A11st A1Premier E-Sports Festival Hong Kong 2017 Guile $7,000
2017-05-26 A77 - 8th A1Premier ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational Guile $3,000
2016-10-16 A11st A1Premier Capcom Pro Tour EU Regional Finals @ Milan Games Week 2016 Template:TeamIcon/template:teampage/beast tv Ryu $7,000
2016-09-25 A44th A1Premier EGX 2016 Ryu $1,000
2016-06-26 A55 - 6th A1Premier Community Effort Orlando 2016 Ryu 2 : 3 JapanTokido $875
2016-06-21 A55 - 6th A1Premier DreamHack Summer 2016 Ryu $750
2016-05-20 A77 - 8th A1Premier StunFest 2016 Ryu $500
2015-12-06 A22nd A1Premier Capcom Cup 2015 Evil Ryu 2 : 3 JapanYunKazunoko $60,000
2013-07-14 A77 - 8th A1Premier Evolution Championship Series 2013 Ryu $818
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