'The Art of Street Fighting' delves deep into the fears and struggles of pro players - follows Daigo, Tokido and more on their road to Red Bull Kumite

Posted by Steven 'Dreamking23' Chavez • June 29, 2017 at 12:05 p.m. PDT

Red Bull has released a new documentary entitled "The Art of Street Fighting" that follows pro player on their trek to the Red Bull Kumite. From sleepless nights to the toughest opponents, we learn just how difficult it can be for top-level talent to make their mark in the world of competitive Street Fighter 5.

Featuring DouyuTV|Xiao Hai, CYG|Daigo, Zowie|GamerBee, FOX|Tokido, and RB|Luffy. The Art of Street Fighting is available to view for free. This is a full-fledged documentary clocking in at about 50 minutes.

Below is an official synopsis from Red Bull.

They are called Daigo, Tokido, Luffy and Xiao Hai and they are among the best world street fighter players in the world. Whether they live in Tokyo, Paris or Guangzhou, these new kind of sportsmen travel the world every weekend searching for tournaments and high financial rewards.

Their daily life is ruled by sacrifices : intensive trainings, sleepless nights and endless battles. Their status is fragile and they are aware of it : during the six months between the Capcom Cup 2016 and Red Bull Kumite 2017, cards are reshuffled.

You can check out the full documentary after the jump.

Photos provided by Red Bull. Sent in by Xykes, NaBr, StugeonMaster, kevedys75, and Erawan.
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