Super Smash Bros. Melee during Evo day one summation – ESPN.com
July 25, 2016 - Super Smash Bros
In reduction than 24 hours, some-more than 2,300 “Super Smash Bros. Melee” competitors have been narrowed to 32 as a foe prepares for Evolution Championship Series’ Sunday culmination during a Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Some of a biggest names have surprisingly fallen, while some new and aged competitors have led upsets.
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In Round 2 of pools, 4 of a “Five Gods” — Juan “Hungrybox” Debiedma, Joseph “Mang0” Marquez, Jason “Mew2King” Zimmerman and Adam “Armada” Lindgren — modernized by a winner’s side of their bracket.
But a night was full of surprises, as Mexican Fox actor Javier “Javi” Dantes Ruiz took down Dallas Ice Climbers categorical Robert “Wobbles” Wright. Additionally, Fox fable Kashan “Chillindude” Khan took down Captain Falcon immature gun Justin “Wizzrobe” Hallett. New Jersey Sheik James “Swedish Delight” Liu took down Tempo Storm’s new signing Johnny “S2J” Kim, knocking him into a loser’s bracket.
Later on, up-and-coming Michigan Samus categorical James “Duck” Ma took down G2 Esports’ new pickup Weston “Westballz” Dennis, putting Westballz into a loser’s side. To allege to a tip 32 in a winner’s side of a bracket, Virginian and Ice Climbers actor Daniel “ChuDat” Rodriguez took down Fox Zac “SFAT” Cordoni of Northern California.