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screen depicting video game match between Sudiksha Khanduja and Jasleen BadyalSudiksha Khanduja’s 6-0 win in the inaugural eSports Challenge Football tournament was a first for Canada in FISU esports competition.

Lancer grad notches first win for Canada in FISU esports

UWindsor computer science grad Sudiksha Khanduja (MSc 2020) made history by notching the first-ever win for Canada in international university esports.

Khanduja defeated Jasleen Badyal of India 6-0 in the opening round at the inaugural FISU eSports Challenge Football tournament. The 12-player women’s competition was held July 8 to 16 on FIFA 20 for PlayStation 4.

Khanduja failed to advance from the group stage, but said she was honoured to represent Canada.