Winning Ways

Foodvest Holding has successfully concluded the three-day Fuddruckers E-sports Championship.

Foodvest Holding, one of the Kingdom’s leading food and beverage (F&B) companies has officially concluded the first and biggest Fuddruckers E-Sports Championship of the year.

Hosted at the Fuddruckers Al Liwan outlet from January 19 to 21, the event was organised in collaboration with Dallah Promotions and Bahrain Comiccon. The Tournament featured three international games: FIFA 23, Rocket League, and Tekken7, with a total cash pool of USD3,500.

With lines piling up during the gamers’ check-in from Day One, the event kickstarted with a ribbon-cutting ceremony headed by HE Rawan bin Najeeb Tawfeeqi, from the Ministry of Youth Affairs, alongside her were ministry directors, Foodvest Holding CEO, Mateo Ramos, President of the Bahrain E-Sports Federation, Hussain Al Kooheji, and CEO of Seef Properties, Ahmed Yusuf.

Fuddruckers Bahrain was founded in 1995 and has been grilling the ‘World’s Greatest Hamburgers’ for over 27 years. It is one of Bahrain’s first family-friendly casual dining restaurants and is also renowned for its arcades. Fuddruckers, in an effort to provide its customers with an upscale and modern dining experience, has transformed its branches to include large-screen televisions and game zones with the latest Playstation consoles. This has inspired them to host tournaments to support young people and discover Esports enthusiasts and gamers throughout the Kingdom, which is part of Fuddruckers Bahrain’s future strategy to contribute to the growth of the sports community.

“This will be the first of many Fuddruckers Esports tournaments. With the full support of the Bahrain Esports Federation, we will continue to host initiatives aimed at promoting and making Bahrain a hub for Esports,” said Mateo Ramos.