Daigo Umehara

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Player Information
Name:
Daigo Umehara (梅原 大吾)
Birth:
May 19, 1981 (1981-05-19) (age 35)
Country:
Alternate IDs:
gameinn (SFIV arcades, XBLive), daigothebeastv (SFV, shared stream ID)
Active in:
Street Fighter V
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 Red Bull eSports 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
2016-12-04 B313 - 16th A1Premier Street Fighter V Capcom Cup 2016   $0
2016-10-30 A77 - 8th A1Premier Street Fighter V Canada Cup 2016 Template:TeamIcon/template:teampage/beasttv 0 : 3 Norway Necalli Phenom $0
2016-10-16 A11st A1Premier Street Fighter V Capcom Pro Tour EU Regional Finals @ Milan Games Week 2016 Template:TeamIcon/template:teampage/beast tv $7,000
2016-09-25 A44th A1Premier Street Fighter V EGX 2016 Red Bull eSports $1,000
2016-08-20 A11st A2Major Street Fighter V E-Sports Festival Hong Kong 2016 Red Bull eSports $0
2016-08-14 A22nd A2Major Street Fighter V Well Played Cup 2016 Red Bull eSports 2 : 3 Japan Karin Mago $0
2016-06-26 A55 - 6th A1Premier Street Fighter V Community Effort Orlando 2016 Red Bull eSports 2 : 3 Japan Tokido $875
2016-06-21 A55 - 6th A1Premier Street Fighter V DreamHack Summer 2016 Red Bull eSports $750
2016-05-20 A77 - 8th A1Premier Street Fighter V StunFest 2016 Red Bull eSports $500
2013-07-14 A77 - 8th A1Premier Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition Evolution Championship Series 2013 Mad Catz $818
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