The 2009 World Barista Championship Finalists were named in a ceremony yesterday afternoon at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center (in random order):

Canada – Sammy Piccolo

Hungary – Attila Molnar

Ireland – Colin Harmon

United Kingdom – Gwilym Davies

Republic of Korea – Lee Jong Hoon

United States of America – Michael Phillips

All six will compete in today’s finals round, beginning at Noon EDT today, April 19, 2009. You can watch all of the action streaming live right here!