Thierry Henry and Sir Mo Farah to compete in the Twitch Prime Crown Cup

by on July 11, 2019

As part of Amazon Prime day this year, Twitch are hosting the Twitch prime Cup where streamers will take on world class athletes.

The whole shebang kicks off on July 13 as celebrities, Twitch streamers and Prime members wll go to the Gfinity Arena in Fulham to play Apex Legends and top EA Sports titles. As part of the event former Olympic Gold medalist Sir Mo Farah, Arsenal legend Thierry Henry and five-time X Games street skateboarder gold medalist Leticia Bufoni will compete in a FIFA tournament. Other celebrities like DJ Dillon-Francis and Murda Beatz will test their skills in Apex Legends mode King of the Hill, last one alive wins.

As part of all this Twitch prime members can unlock new skins for Apex Legends and content for EA Sports titles throughout July and August. You can catch all the action over at twitch.tv/twitchprime.

Prime day kicks off on Monday July 15 and lasts for 48 hours, which is a bit odd for a ‘day’.