British 15-year-old becomes gaming millionaire
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Fortnite World Cup: 15-year-old Brit Jaden Ashman wins million dollar prize

Fifteen-year-old Jaden Ashman has won half of $2.25 million (£1.8m) after coming second with his teammate in the Fortnite World Cup finals.

He started playing the game on the day it came out and spent as many as eight hours daily practising in his room.

Forty million players attempted to qualify over 10 weeks of online competition.

The singles final takes place on Sunday.

  • 28 Jul 2019
Go to next video: Mum of teenage millionaire Fortnite gamer: 'We've had a nightmare...I've thrown an Xbox out'