Here is something on the unexpected page. The US Army is in the process of holding an esports tournament, especially a Street Fighter V championship series that is scheduled to be live streamed for the world to see. It is an invitation tournament too, which means that the people's organization this expects quite a turnout.
This tournament, organized by the US Army Installation Management Command, will be open to any person currently serving in the army. Local tournaments will be held at eight garrisons, each post is Army Morale Welfare and Recreation Warrior Zones. Each bracket will be blind-seeded and run in double elimination format.
Each tournament included in live-steady plans will take place at the following locations and dates: Fort Bliss July 28, Fort Gordon August 1
Comment will be given by currently unnamed match game shoutcasters, as well as Sergeant 1st Class Christopher Jones. Jones is the military police, currently stationed as Hammond La. The station's commander of the United States Army Recruiting Command.
The winners of each tournament will continue to the Grand Final, which will be held in Pax West on September 1st. This is already sold out, but the event will be live streamed on Army Entertainment's Twitch channel. The winner will get "Twitch gear, a two night stay at Mandalay Bay MGM resort, an exclusive Jersey Entertainment Esports jersey, a tournament coin and a $ 500 gift card." There will also be an online giveaway for those looking at the winner who receives a "transferable two-night stay at the Mandalay Bay MGM resort, the Street Fighter Five game, an exclusive Army Entertainment Esports jersey, a tournament coin and a $ 250 gift card . "
[Source: US Army]