ARMA Team League 2020 Results

Congratulations to team AUNSW Wanderers (chewy, Mai, esp) who have won this year’s ARMA Team league, prevailing in an 8 hanchan finals series. Tile Dreaming came in 2nd place, followed by Chombo Nomi and Notice me, Tenpai.

Feel free to visit our youtube channel for replays of all our streams from both the regular season and the finals: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3CN-qfBFH_8W1rv3_B-zGA

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ARMA Team League 2020

Unfortunately due to the Coronavirus all clubs have had to suspend their live mahjong activities. To ensure that everyone is getting their mahjong fix, we’re hosting an Online team league based on Japan’s M-League.

The following teams consisting of 3-5 players will play a total of 36 hanchan each across 9 weeks on Tenhou and MahjongSoul. The top 4 players will participate in a finals series with the top 2 teams winning prizes (Amazon gift cards / Tenhou premium) for each team member.

SBT101 and Jaycakes88 will be streaming games weekly on Saturday and Sunday evenings. Please come watch our streams which will be hosted on your Youtube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3CN-qfBFH_8W1rv3_B-zGA/featured 

If you are interested in participating in events like our online league in the future feel free to find us on Discord (link is on menu on the right).

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World Riichi Championship (WRC) 2020 – Australian Representatives

Australian Riichi Mahjong Association (ARMA) would like to announce the following players have been invited to represent Australia at the World Riichi Championship (WRC) 2020 in Vienna, Austria.

Jeremy Sea (NSW) – ARMA invitee
Jaymond He (VIC) – ARMA invitee
Kevin Dinh (SA) – Winner of Australian Riichi Mahjong Open 2019 (WRC Qualifier)

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Australian Riichi Mahjong Open 2019 Results

The Australian Riichi Mahjong Open 2019 was held recently in Melbourne, Australia.

Congratulations to our winner Kevin Dinh from South Australia. He will be invited to represent Australia at the World Riichi Championship 2020 in Vienna, Australia. We should also congratulate the other players on our final table: Mathis (NSW/France), Tomoki (NSW), Nam (VIC).

Full results from the tournament can be found here:
http://armo19.riichimahjong.com.au/#results

In addition, we did interviews with some of the players from ARMO 2019 including the members of our victorious IORMC team this year. Please check out the videos on our YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-iYc5JKpEUigSWoM3ivyYg

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2019 IORMC Results

Australia was crowned winners of the 2019 IORMC team tournament!
https://kml.or.kr/iormcfinal/ranking.php?year=2019

Congratulations to our team this year:
Cheez – Aaron C.
-Nosty- – Kevin L.
SBT101 – Kevin D.
ronald – Pero M.

In addition, Kevin L / -Nosty- fought through the knockout rounds in the IORMC Individual competition to qualify for the final table of this year’s event. Unfortunately he was unable to make it a double win for Australia but a 4th place finish overall is great nonetheless.
Individual results: https://kml.or.kr/xe/72347#0

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IORMC 2019 – Team Australia

After our recently completed qualifier I would like to announce that the following players will be representing Australia at the International Online Riichi Mahjong Championship (IORMC) on 8th November:

Cheez
-Nosty-
SBT101
Lilly
ronald (sub)

More information about the tournament can be found here:
https://kml.or.kr/xe/news/71536

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Riichi Reporter

Muller had a chat with Riichi Reporter recently –

https://riichireporter.com/arma/

Feel free to have a read to learn more about ARMA and this year’s Australia Riichi Mahjong Open in Melbourne!

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Australian Riichi Mahjong Open 2019

The Melbourne Mahjong Meetup and ARMA would like to invite players to the inaugural Australian Riichi Mahjong Open to be held on the 7th and 8th of December 2019 in Melbourne. The winner of this tournament will also be invited to participate in next year’s World Riichi Championship (WRC) held in Vienna.

For all details please visit the website: http://armo19.riichimahjong.com.au/

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Would you like to represent Australia?

For anyone who would be interested in representing Australia at IORMC 2019 (online tournament) or WRC 2020 (live tournament, Vienna) we’re looking at getting expressions of interest. Please fill in these forms to put your name down:

IORMC 2019: https://forms.gle/uwzBoJHSXX7VjUob8
WRC 2020: https://forms.gle/m9bfFBqUv9rfP4zb6

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Recent Results and WRC 2020

Two of our players Anthony and Kevin attended the European Riichi Mahjong Championship (ERMC) which was held in ‘s-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands. This tournament was an invite only tournament of 140 players, and as part of the field we had the last two winners of the World Riichi Championship (WRC) from Japan – Hiroshi Yamai and Masaharu Tokotake. Our representatives managed to get 8th and 27th place which was a huge achievement! Results can be found here: https://www.ermc2019.com/live-results/

In addition the dates for WRC 2020 have been announced – 26th to 30th August 2020 in Vienna, Austria. We will definitely look towards sending Australian players to this event, so if you were interested in representing our country at this event please get in contact with us.

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