"We didn't think F1 2019 could add much more, especially in such a short time frame, however, Codemasters has made pole position yet again."
Both Tianyu and the runner-up Yuan Yifan will be called to the F1 Esports Pro Draft in London after their performance.
There has been a sharp increase in a number of areas, with the competition called a "tremendous success".
We talk to Lee Mather at E3 2019 about the upcoming release of Codemasters' latest entry in the series.
Night lighting is one of the biggest priorities with this game, as well as improvements to the atmospherics system.
We also get a full car list, including those that you can get with the Legends and Anniversary Editions.
The new Codemasters studio will house the team working on the award-winning F1 game series.
This comes two months earlier in the F1 season, and lets you race in a regulation car designed by the Formula 1 technical team.