Duck

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[e][h]Sheik Marth Duck
Player Information
Name:
James Ma
Nationality:
Location:
West Bloomfield/Ann Arbor, Michigan
Born:
November 25, 1991 (age 32)
Years Active:
2010 - 2019,
2022
Approx. Total Winnings:
$16,972
Super Smash Bros. Melee
Current Mains:
Sheik
Marth
Former Mains:
Samus
Links
History
2016-07-29 — 2016-08-14
2016-08-15 — 2017-01-05
2017-04-11 — 2018-05-17
2018-08-23 — 2019-04-02
For the Japanese 64 player, see duck (Japanese player).

James "Duck" Ma is a Sheik and Marth player from Michigan. He was considered one of the best Samus players in the world, and also one of the best players in the Midwest, previously ranked 19th in MPGR 2019 Summer.

He has consistently finished in the top 8 at Midwest tournaments, and has recently received a reputation for defeating Canadian players, with multiple set wins over KirbyKaze, eliminating two Canadians at Super SWEET, and top 8 finishes at a multitude of Canadian tournaments he has attended (such as Get On My Level 2014, The Come Up, Enthusiast Gaming Live, Get On My Level 2015 and Enthusiast Gaming Live Expo), and at the Swedish tournament DreamHack Winter 2015.

On July 29, 2016, he was sponsored for the first time by Melee It On Me.[1] He was released by MIOM on August 14, 2016, and was signed the following day by Denial eSports.[2][3]

On January 5, 2017, Duck left Denial eSports and became a free agent.[4] On April, 11th, 2017, Duck was signed by Phoenix1.[5] Duck left Phoenix1 on May 17, 2018, as the team disbanded their Smash roster due to a subsequent rebrand.[6] He joined ESports Ecosystem on August 23, 2018[7] and left on April 2, 2019.

Results[edit]

Melee[edit]

Recent Notable Wins

Wins over players ranked in MPGR 2022 Summer NA:

Rank 25 - null
Rank 26 - Swift

Project M[edit]

Rankings[edit]

Melee[edit]

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