Yoodo Increases eSports Investments and Involvements

Date : 25-Feb-2020
Location: Kuala Lumpur

Key Takeaways:
  • Yoodo, is stepping up their esports involvement by recruiting a roster of new gamers.
  • Yoodo Gank (Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) MOBILE esports team) - Yoodo is bringing new firepower to the team by adding highly popular streamer – Fredo (Ahmad Fuad Razali). Also new to the team is 2019 PUBG MOBILE National Championship winner and Most Valuable Player – Jumper (Muhamad Izzrudin Hashim) - They squad up with team captain – ManParang (Aiman Amirul) and Draxx (Abdul Azim Ikromi Abdul Rashid) forming the new Yoodo Gank line-up.
  • With a mission to conquer all of esports, Yoodo is also throwing off the gloves and jumping in to the fight with Tekken 7 and Street Fighter V.
  • Yoodo steps into the fighting arena by partnering with local esports team management organisation, Flash Vision Esports, to form Yoodo FV. Yoodo FV will feature 10 Tekken 7 players and 6 Street Fighter V players - both teams are managed by Mohd Aliffa bin Mohd Isa (aLeouf).
  • Yoodo is also the Official Digital Telco for the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League MY/SG (MPL-MY/SG) Season 5, which kicked off with the Malaysian qualifiers in early February. Yoodo also became the Official Digital Telco for the ESL MY Championship 2020 – Call of Duty: Mobile Season 1, which will enter the second round of qualifiers on 22nd March 2020.
Yoodo Gank PUBG esport Mobile Team

  • Chow Tuck Mun, Head of Yoodo, said, Yoodo has the mission to develop and empower Malaysian esports talent.
Editor's comments:
  • Yoodo is a MVNO which runs on the Celcom network - the selling point focuses on mobile sim card plans where users can customize the accordingly based on data, voice and SMS utilisation and it was started completely on the premise of a digital architecture with no rooting on legacy analog systems - becoming Malaysia’s first truly customisable and 100% digital mobile service.
  • PUBG MOBILE is available on both iOS and Android platform mobile platform, as well as Microsoft Windows, XBox One. Playstation 4.