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From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards


Finalist in Gaming

About bugha

Kyle Giersdorf is a 16-year-old Fortnite streamer better known as Bugha, and a pro-player for the Sentinels. He enjoyed an exciting 2019 when he became the best Fortnite player in the world last summer, winning $3M at Fortnite World Cup, beating out more than 4M players and dominating 100 top level competitors in the final. The full video of his epic win is his most popular video on YouTube with more than 6M views. Starting the year with under 1K subs on the platform, Kyle took the Fortnite world by storm, earning the PC Rookie Player of the Year and PC Player Of The Year Esports Awards in November 2019.

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