Kenny Omega Hosting Capcom Cup 2019’s Street Fighter Finals
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Gaming publisher Capcom has announced that AEW star Kenny Omega will serve as a co-host of the upcoming World Finals for Street Fighter V at the 2019 Capcom Cup. An annual gathering focused around the fighting game, the Capcom Cup will host the top 32 players from around the globe in Los Angeles from December 13th to the 15th.
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When asked about the tournament, Omega said that he’s no stranger to the event. “Whether it be the World Series, Super Bowl, or Capcom Cup, there’s nothing more captivating than watching the greatest athletes in your sport of choice, do what they do best. No matter where I am on the globe, I never miss the Capcom Cup, and this year I get to see it from the best seat in the house. Best of luck to everyone competing.”
During the event, Kenny will “conduct behind the scenes interviews with influencers and top players, provide live analysis, and act as master of ceremonies for the top 32 and Grand Finals.”