Maru is the Starcraft II champion at WCG 2019
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Cho "Maru" Seong Ju (Terran) won Riccardo "Reynor" Romiti (Zerg) in the Grand Final at World Cyber Games 2019.
The players already met in semifinals and Maru won with the 2:0 score. Nothing has changed since that time — the Grand Final had the same score. The Jin Air Green Wings team player received $25.000 as a prize, his rival from the GamersOrigin team got $15.000 for the second place.
Alex "Neeb" Sunderhaft (Protoss) from Ting and Huang "Cyan" Min (also Protoss) from Triumphant Song Gaming received $5.000 each for the third and fourth place respectively.
WCG 2019 in Starcraft II discipline was held from July 19 to 21 in Xi'an, China.
An interesting bonus from another (former) Starcraft II player: Jo "Golden" Myeong Hwan is "going to make a Theater-performance about Progamer's life". Korean pro player told about his new project in the roles of a director and script-writer on Reddit.
Golden was a pro player in StarCraft II from 2010 to 2014. Later he went to the army in Korea and after that became a streamer. Hwan returned to esports in 2016, and now he plays for Team RevolutioN.