Tomi "lurppis" Kovanen is a Finnish former professional Counter-Strike 1.6 player, who was previously the in-game leader of teams such as wings/Serious Gaming, hoorai/69°N-28°E/ROCCAT, Evil Geniuses and WinFakt. During his career, he managed to win some of the most prize money of any player in his era, being ranked the #45th highest earning player in CS 1.6. Currently, he is an occasional caster and analyst, as well as a freelance writer. In the past he has been a co-host on [POD]Cast, and a Co-Editor-in-Chief at HLTV.org. He is also the older brother of naSu.
|2011-10-16||2nd||Premier||IEM VI Global Challenge New York||0 : 2||$8,000|
|2010-09-08||1st||Major||Beat it! 2010 Grand Finals||2 : 1||$15,000|
|2010-07-15||1st||Major||ESEA Invite Finals Season 6||2 : 1||$6,250|
|2009-12-13||1st||Premier||IEM IV American Championship Finals||2 : 0||$15,000|
|2008-02-23||2nd||Premier||NGL-One Season IV||1 : 2||$10,000|
|2007-06-24||1st||Premier||WSVG Louisville 2007||1 : 1||$13,500|
|2007-04-01||1st||Premier||NGL-One Season II||2 : 1||$20,000|
|2006-10-22||3rd||Premier||World Cyber Games 2006||2 : 1||$15,000|
|2006-10-10||2nd||Premier||WSVG 2006: London||3 - 16||$7,500|
|2005-06-19||1st||Premier||DreamHack Summer 2005||2 : 0||$3,500|
|About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament|
|2017-12-17||Premier||Esports Championship Series Season 4 - Finals||Analyst|
|2017-11-25||Major||BLAST Pro Series: Copenhagen 2017||Analyst|
|2017-09-10||Premier||ESG Tour Mykonos 2017||Analyst|
|2017-06-25||Premier||Esports Championship Series Season 3 - Finals||Analyst|
|2017-01-15||Major||DreamHack Open Leipzig 2017||Analyst|
|2016-12-11||Premier||Esports Championship Series Season 2 - Finals||Analyst|
|2016-06-26||Premier||Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals||Analyst|
|2014-10-26||Premier||FACEIT League - Season 2||Commentator|
|2013-11-30||Premier||DreamHack Winter 2013||Commentator|
|2013-06-18||Premier||DreamHack Summer 2013||Commentator|
|About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament|
- Considers his wings team's 16-11 victory over Team 3D at his international debut at 2005 CPL Spain as one of the most memorable matches of his career.
- His nickname is derived from the Finnish word "lurppakorva", which he explained as a word that "[describes] dogs with floppy ears".
- Has been a fan of the original Kinzu mouse from SteelSeries since 2009, even in spite of its acceleration and angle snapping issues.
- Named Kuppi, toNppa, goodfornothing and BASiC his favorite teammates from over his career.
- lurppis (2016-01-24). "lurppis' reddit AMA".
- "lurppis' 2016 e-Sports Earnings Profile". e-Sports Earnings. Retrieved 2017-05-16.