Team Flash, representing Vietnam, have won the 2019 Arena of Valor International Championship, a video game contest which recently concluded in the central city of Danang.
The competition is the first time a global eSports tournament has ever been held in the nation with the championship title being the first time a Vietnamese team has been able to win such a prestigious eSports tournament.
Vietnam’s Team Flash was able to beat Taipei’s MAD Team, the previous year’s champions, 4-3 following an intense clash in the event’s finale.
The winning team was awarded a total of US$200,000 in prize money.
On course to their victory, the Vietnamese team were able to defeat a number of strong rivals from Thailand, Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, and China. VOV