Saturday, July 22, 2017

ISML 2017: A Number Of Tight Races On Amethyst 6

ISML 2017: A Number Of Tight Races On Amethyst 6

By Jo-Ryan Salazar
The Bedlam On Baltic Avenuer
July 22, 2017

Match Day 6 of the 2017 International Saimoe League is history, and a number of close races have taken place to go with low turnouts. There have been a number of upsets on this match day as well, but the Bedlam can only pick one. Read on to find out who got both honors.

In the Female Division, Shino Asada rolled past Chiyo Sakura 1100-889, Sora Kasugano whipped past Eli Ayase 1010-765, Megumin exploded past Konjiki no Yami 1091-675, Nanami Aoyama won a 1008-994 barnburner over Ram 1008-994, Yui-nyan defeated Hestia 911-769, Mashiro Shiina routed Kaori Miyazono 1238-681, Mitsuha Miyamizu won a 973-964 nailbiter over Yui Yuigahama and C.C. drover past Kirino Kousaka 999-831.

Asuna Yuuki slashed past Miyuki Shiba 1335-669, Utaha Kasumigaoka defeated Kosaki Onodera 911-788, Tsukiko Tsutsukakushi romped past Darkness 913-779, Emilia thumped Holo 1495-672, Kurisu Makise prevailed over Isla 909-875, Hifumi Takimmoto defeated Beatrice 903-868 and Kurumi Tokisaki blasted Yuri Nakamura 1349-640.

In the Male Division, Gilgamesh defeated Karma Akabane 875-813, Monkey D. Luffy eased past Kojou Akatsuki 794-635, Korosensei routed Umetarou Nozaki 1178-547, Sakamoto prevailed over Yuu Otosaka 870-822, Shizuo Heiwajima cruised past Arata Kaizaki 749-585, Saitama punched L Lawliet 985-646, Izayoi Sakamaki defeated Subaru Natsuki 997-752 and Izaya Orihara drubbed Shinya Kougami 822-487.

Osamu Dazai did enough against Taihei Doma 729-709, Yuzuru Otomashi shot down Iskandar 929-664, Rintarou Okabe won the closest race of the round and the Upset of the Rounbd, a741-736 thriller over Keima Katsuragi, Kraft Lawrence prevailed over Subaru Uchimaki 686-634 and Archer dominated Roy Mustang 930-619.

In exhibition play, Nagito Komaeda defeated Shouyuu Hinata 650-563 and Rei Kiriyama eased past Deishuu Kaiki 616-464.

Match Day 7 of the 2017 International Saimoe League Amethyst Period is scheduled for July 24, 2017. Vote for your favorite characters at InternationalSaimoe.com and join the ongoing debate.