Why India’s Esports racing is on the right path in 2022?

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There is good news for Indian Esports racing as Mohammad Ibrahim secured his place in the final of the Sim Racing World Cup where he finished at 2nd place in the Asian Continental Qualifiers. 

Ibrahim ended that race with an impressive timing of 1:33: 575 behind Thailand racers who grabbed the top spot where they completed the race in 1:33: 561. 

There were other Indian drivers who were part of the qualifiers including Davlish Singh who bagged the sixth position with a lap time of  1:34.026  which itself is a big achievement as there were 14 best drivers from Asia who were part of that competition. 

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Both Ibrahim and Davlish Singh had won the NESCC(Sim racing) , which was an Indian qualifier competition held in Hybrid mode at ESFI multiplex partner, Malad, Mumbai. 

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“Since my childhood, I’ve been fascinated with racing cars, which developed into a passion for motorsports. It is a surreal feeling to qualify for the grand final of the SRWC. I feel glad to have carried the momentum in the qualifiers after winning the NESC and hope to do so in Monaco as well. It is going to be a challenging experience to compete with the best sim racing drivers from all over the world. I will be working on a few minor things to improve my gameplay and perform at the highest level to make my country proud in the finals. Racing is my goal and vision, wish to excel in both Sim as well as on Real Motorsports, and always look for opportunities and support.” Jubliant Ibrahim said who had been the winners of Isolation E Championship. 

The final will take place in Monaco from October 23rd and 24th 2022 and Ibrahim will be among 12 drivers who will fight for the title. 

“Ibrahim has made the entire country proud by making sure India is one of the countries that contests in the inaugural Sim Racing World Cup final. Both Ibrahim and Davlish performed brilliantly against the top drivers from the Asia region. This is a huge achievement for the sim racing community and another step towards further growth of Esports in India. Everyone at ESFI wishes him the best of luck to win the championship.” said Lokesh Suji, Director of Esports Federation of India and Vice President of the Asian Esports Federation.


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