EVO Fighting Tournament Makes The Evening News In TaiwanS

Justin Wong, the famed Street Fighter player, lost at this year's EVO 2010 fighting tournament. The guy who beat him is now a hero in his native Taiwan.

Taiwanese player GamerBee was one of two players from Taiwan. Using character Adon, GamerBee defeated favorite Wong, knocking him out of the semi-finals.

EVO Fighting Tournament Makes The Evening News In TaiwanS

While GamerBee ended up placing fifth after a heartbreaking loss, he received a hero's welcome upon returning to Taiwan. A group of Taiwanese Street Fighter players were waiting with signs and smiles.

He even ended up on the evening news!

EVO 2010 - Taiwan shocks the world [Protocol Snow Thanks, Alicia!] [Pic]