Pakistan's Tekken star Arslan Ash becomes four-time EVO champion

Pakistani gamer is considered by many as the greatest Tekken player of all time

By Web Desk
August 07, 2023
Arslan Ash poses with the Pakistani flag after winning EVO 2023 in Las Vegas - EVO

Pakistan's Tekken star Arslan 'Ash' Siddique became a four-time EVO champion after winning the title in Las Vegas on Sunday. 

The 27-year-old impressed one and all with his skills and tracks and defeated Japan's AO 3-0 in the grand final.

Arslan also defeated AO 3-1 in the winners final, whereas he overpowered Ulsan 2-1 in the winners semi-final. 

Arslan is the only player in the world to win the prestigious event four times in Tekken 7. He won the title in Japan and Las Vegas in 2019 and repeated the same feat this year as well.   

Arslan is considered by many as the greatest Tekken player of all time. He was also awarded the best E-Player of 2019 by EPSN. 

Arslan is also a CEO 2021 Champion and the 2022 Combo Breaker Tekken 7 tournament winner, where he grabbed the title after defeating all of his 10 opponents.

Last month, Pakistan team, comprised of Arsalan, Khan Imran, and Atif Butt, defeated South Korea in the grand final to win Gamers8 Tekken 7 Nations Cup in Saudi Arabia. 

The Pakistani trio stunned South Korea and won the grand final by 3-2 to win the tournament.