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Pro Super Smash Bros. player dumped by sponsor after “molesting” woman while she tried to sleep

A high-profile Super Smash Bros. professional player was dumped by his sponsor after being accused of “groping” a woman during the Evo 2016 fighting game tournament event.

Mexican player Cristian “Hyuga” Medina, known as one of the best Super Smash Bros. Brawl Toon Link players in the word, was accused of molesting a caster and streamer while she slept in her hotel room at the Las Vegas tournament.

“VikkiKitty”, from Miami, Florida, reported the incident to police and wrote about it on Twitter on 17th July. She said she and her boyfriend allowed Hyuga to stay in their hotel room because they didn’t want him wandering around Vegas “drunk and alone”.

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