Singapore pair knocked out early in debut eWorld Cup campaign

Team Flash Singaporean gamer duo Amraan Gani and Joseph Yeo did not progress to the knockout rounds of the Fifa eWorld Cup Global Series Playoffs in Amsterdam last week. The top 16 among the 64 players qualified for the Grand Finals in London in Augu
Team Flash Singaporean gamer duo Amraan Gani and Joseph Yeo did not progress to the knockout rounds of the Fifa eWorld Cup Global Series Playoffs in Amsterdam last week. The top 16 among the 64 players qualified for the Grand Finals in London in August.PHOTO: FACEBOOK/AMRAANFIFA

The dream has ended for eSports players Joseph "Zarate" Yeo and Amraan Gani, after both were eliminated from the Fifa eWorld Cup Global Series Playoffs in Amsterdam which concluded on Sunday.

Neither was able to progress to the tournament's knockout rounds, compiling 1-4 and 2-4 records in the Swiss rounds respectively. Both were representing local eSports organisation Team Flash.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 05, 2018, with the headline 'Singapore pair knocked out early in debut eWorld Cup campaign'. Print Edition | Subscribe