Fortnite Player Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf won the World Cup Solo Final today. The 16-year-old player from North America East finished the tournament with 59 points and won a prize in the amount of 3 million US dollars.
The solo finale began with a concert by electronic music DJ Marshmello that drew fans into the hours of New York's Arthur Ashe Stadium before the kick-off at 1pm. After the competition kicked off, Bugha took his aggressive first game victory to the top of the standings. He continued to play strong and went 15-point ahead and 18 eliminations in Game 6.
The runner-up, NA East Player Psalm, scored 33 points and won a prize of $ 1,800,000. NA West player EpikWhale scored 32 points and won $ 1,200,000. Fourth place was Kreo of NA East with $ 1,050,000 in prize money. A list of all rankings can be found here.
Game 1 won Bugha, who scored nine eliminations and finished the round with a daring shock wave from ] from low to high. Skite from Europe won Game 2. NA East Player Dubs won Game 3 in a tense showdown with NA West player Riversan. Psalm won Game 4, ending an impressive series of European player Mongraal. Kreo won Game 5. Game 6 was won by European player Crue.