London Spitfire wins the Overwatch League

London Spitfire wins the Overwatch League

Yesterday, on Saturday the London Spitfire made it to the history by becoming the first ever team to win the Overwatch League trophy. British professional Overwatch esports team based in London, United Kingdom led by captain Jae-Hui “Gesture” Hong beat Philadelphia Fusion 3-1, 3-0 in a Grand Final  and won the prize money of US$ 1 million.

The Grand Final was played out in front of 20,000 fans at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York and with over 300,000 fans watching live via Twitch. Also the Grand Finals became the first e-sports tournament games to be broadcast live on ESPN and Disney XD.

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