Taiwanese wins card competition in Japan
Taipei, Aug. 6 (CNA) Wang Chia-ching (汪家慶) of Taiwan was crowned champion of the main event Sunday at the 2018 Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship in Japan.
The card game competition, which features the popular Japanese manga series Yu-Gi-Oh!, attracted contestants from around the world, including Wang's competitor in the final Australian Bohdan Temnyk.
Wang defeated Temnyk 2-1, with the points in the final match at 7000-5600, and was crowned champion of the TCG Main Event.
With that victory, Wang became the second Taiwanese to win the Japanese manga game competition since 2013, when Huang Hsin-en (黃新恩) took the title.
The two-day 2018 Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship in Chiba City comprised the TCG Main Event, Dragon Duel and the mobile game Duel Links, according to the contest's official website.