Ash Ketchum wins Pokémon League after 22 years. Ketchum became the first champion of the Alola Region in the 139th episode, “Birth! The Alola Champion!!”, of the Pokémon Sun and Moon anime.Photo via @ThePhenomenalEE. The perpetually 10-year-old Ash has entered into seven Pokemon League tournaments since the start of his Pokemon journey 21 years ago. —Comicbook.com
The Pokémon Company recently unveiled the official trailer for the latest episode as part of the latest Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon story arc. This episode first aired today, September 15 in Japan. This episode consisted of the final battle between Ash and Gladion as part of the Alola Pokémon League… and guess who actually came out on top! It may have taken more than two decades to reach this point, but Ash Ketchum has officially become the winner!
The official Pokémon Anime account send out a congratulations Tweet to the new champion
Longtime Pokemon composer and director Junichi Masuda congratulated Ketchum on his win
Fans celebrate the victory