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Meet our new Central American Dragon Duel Champion!

June 22nd, 2015

Juan Carlos Coronel, together with his younger brother and father, traveled from Guadalajara to attend the Central American World Championship Qualifier, after the Mexican National Championship, with Juan attending as the Mexican Dragon Duel Champion, and his father as Mexican National Champion.  He is our newest Central American Dragon Duel Champion and will be representing all of Central America, and Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. at the 2015 Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME World Championship in Kyoto, Japan.

Congratulations to Juan, and we will see you in Kyoto in August!

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Dragon Duel Finals Feature Match: Juan Carlos Coronel (Nekroz) Versus Daniel Isai Coronel (Burning Abyss)

June 21st, 2015

This was it!  One month ago, Juan Carlos Coronel and Daniel Isai Coronel sat across from each other at a tournament table much like this one, as they Dueled for the title of National Dragon Duel Champion of Mexico!  Juan Carlos emerged victorious in that Match to take the title, but now his little brother was back and gunning for the Central American Dragon Duel Champion title.  Juan Carlos is playing Nekroz.  Daniel is playing Burning Abyss.  Two brothers, once again facing off for a Championship.  We’ve never seen anything like this before!  Juan Carlos chose to play second in the first Duel.

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Dragon Duel Top 4 Feature Match: Ivan Enrique de Jesus Alvarez Castro (Nekroz) Versus Juan Carlos Coronel (Nekroz)

June 21st, 2015

Yesterday we introduced you to the Coronels, a family of three Duelists that between them hold the Mexican National Championship, the Mexican Dragon Duel Championship, and the Dragon Duel 2nd Place title.  We also featured the patriarch of the family, National Champion Juan Carlos Coronel in our Round 3 Feature Match, where he triumphed over Shaddolls in a 2-1 victory.  Read more…

The Central American Dragon Duel Championship has just begun!

June 21st, 2015

The Central American Dragon Duel Championship has just begun!

Table 1:

Coronel Contreras, Daniel Isai (Burning Abyss)

Vs.

Gutierrez Toledo, Cristian David (Shaddoll)

Coronel Contreras, Daniel Isai (Burning Abyss) advances to the Finals!

Table 1

Table 2:

Alvarez Castro, Ivan Enrique de Jesus (Nekroz)

Vs.

Coronel Contreras, Juan Carlos (Nekroz)

Coronel Contreras, Juan Carlos (Nekroz) advances to the Finals!

Table 2 Good luck to all 4 of you!

Top 4 Dragon Duelists at the Central American WCQ!

June 20th, 2015

Here are the Top 4 Dragon Duelists that will be returning tomorrow to compete for the Central American Dragon Duel Champion title, and represent Central America in Kyoto, Japan at the 2015 Dragon Duel World Championship!

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National Champions and Dragon Duel Champions from Central America!

June 20th, 2015

A total of 599 Duelists are vying to become the Central American Champion this weekend.  The following countries are represented: Costa Rica (10), Guatemala (4), Honduras (1), El Salvador (3), Nicaragua (1), Dominican Republic (2), Panama (5), and Trinidad & Tobago (4), who had to travel over 11 hours to get here, with the remainder from Mexico!  Read more…

DD WCQ – CA: Dragon Duel Finals: Daniel Coronel vs. Ivan Alvarez

July 6th, 2014

Local Duelist Daniel Coronel is about to Duel against Ivan Alvarez from the Dominican Republic in the Finals of this year’s Dragon Duel World Championship Qualifier. Both of these young Duelists are only 11 years old, but the experience at stake is one that they’ll remember for the rest of their lives. The winner of this Match will have the opportunity to compete in the 2014 Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME Dragon Duel World Championship in Italy this August, and will have his travel and accommodations paid for by Konami. Which young Duelist will prevail? We’re about to find out! It’s time to Duel!

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And the new Central American Dragon Duel Champion is…

July 6th, 2014

Ivan Enrique de Jesus from the Dominican Republic!  Well done Ivan, and also to all the other Dragon Duelists!  This is the first time that we will have a World Championship representative from the Dominican Republic.  See you next month Ivan in Italy!

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DD WCQ – CA: Top 4 of the Central American Dragon Duel WCQ

July 6th, 2014

As the Dueling action heats up in the Main Event and enters the Top 8, the Dragon Duelists are beginning their Top 4 to see who would be crowned the new Central American Dragon Duel Champion, and will represent the region at the World Championship!

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DD WCQ – CA: Round 4 Feature Match: Yojan Arellano vs. Juan Coronel Contreras

July 5th, 2014

In our Round 3 Dragon Duel Feature Match, we saw 11-year-old Daniel Coronel Contreras defeat 2013 World Championship competitor Marco Ruiz to advance undefeated in the tournament. Now, Daniel’s older brother Juan is sitting at the Feature Match table, Dueling for his chance to advance with a 3-1 record and a shot at a Top 4 finish.

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