Yoodo Malaysia is stepping up their esports involvement by recruiting a roster of new esports athletes.
First up is a refresh to Malaysia’s most popular PUBG Mobile esports team; Yoodo Gank, with two new additions, including popular streamer Fredo (Ahmad Fuad Razali) and the 2019 PUBG Mobile National Championship winner Jumper (Muhamad Izzrudin Hashim).
Along with team captain ManParang (Aiman Amirul) and Draxx (Abdul Azim
Ikromi Abdul Rashid) they now constitute the new Yoodo Gank line-up for PUBG Mobile.
Yoodo Head Chow Tuck Mun said:
“Yoodo Gank has been unstoppable since we signed them on as part of our mission to develop and empower Malaysian esports talent.
They have been on a winning streak at local competitions, national-level tournaments and even represented Malaysia on the global level.
With Fredo and Jumper on board, we are sure Yoodo Gank will soar to greater heights.”
In addition, Yoodo is announcing their foray into the competitive esports fighting game sphere, starting with Tekken 7 and Street Fighter V. Partnering with local esports team management organisation Flash Vision Esports, they have formed a new team, Yoodo FV.
Yoodo FV will feature ten Tekken 7 players and six Street Fighter V players.
Tuck Mun added:
“When it comes to gaming, the arena is vast. In our effort to further empower local talents, we want to cover all corners of gaming.
Adding Tekken 7 and Street Fighter V to our belt felt like a natural step to diversify our investment in esports and give our users even more to root for.
We’ve signed on some star players – some of them have even represented Malaysia in the recent 2019 SEA Games!
Yoodo is proud to be supporting these players and giving them a bigger platform.
We can’t wait to see them shine.”
The Tekken 7 players under Yoodo FV are:
- Muhammad Zarif Aiman (ZABA)
- Abdul Rahim bin Abdul Shukor (Fate)
- Ahmad Tarmizi bin Mohamad Fozi (Koman)
- Abdul Manap (Shinato)
- Ahmad Zaharin bin Ahmad Muwarni (Arenz)
- Alan Chan Kai Lun (Catharsis)
- Vincent Heng Jia Yuh (VH)
- Lim Jit Liang (Bryanlolwut)
- Raja Kamarol bin Raja Hizad (Raja Ki-Charge)
- Muhammad Rozaidi (MADRUSH)
Meanwhile, the Street Fighter V players under Yoodo FV are:
- Max Ng Suk Sian (Kofmaster)
- Kenny Wong Kai Fong (H-Tail)
- Randy Foo (DublexCity)
- Mohamad Syafiq Jaffery (Exalmer)
- Muhammad Adam bin Mohd Roslan (SuperJunior)
- Mohd Rozaimie Bin Mohd Roslan (Ijaiyen)
Both the Tekken 7 and Street Fighter V teams are managed by Mohd Aliffa bin Mohd Isa (aLeouf).
Besides that, Yoodo is also the Official Digital Telco for the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League MY/SG (MPL-MY/SG) Season 5, as well as the Official Digital Telco for the upcoming ESL MY Championship 2020 – Call of Duty: Mobile Season 1.