Lil

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Player Information
Name:
Илья Ильюк
Romanized Name:
Ilya Ilyuk
Birth:
December 24, 1995 (1995-12-24) (age 22)
Country:
Status:
Active
Alternate IDs:
Lil.HaRDy, Lil.Superstar, lilsummersoul
Role(s):
Signature Hero:
Visage Skywrath Mage Rubick
Approx. Total Earnings:
$903,474
Pro Circuit Rank:
Links
History
2014-09-02 — 2014-09-18
2014-09-18 — 2015-01-18
2015-01-18 — 2015-04-15
2015-04-15 — 2016-03-25
2016-03-25 — 2016-06-30
2016-08-04 — 2018-02-01
2018-02-01 — Present

Ilya "Lil" Ilyuk is a Ukranian professional Dota 2 player who currently plays for Natus Vincere.

Biography[edit]

Dota 2[edit]

Ilya Ilyuk was born 24 December 1995. Longtime Warcraft and Dota 1 player, he played Dota 2 on a semi-professional level with his friends for 2 years.

In the summer 2014, Ilyuk arrived at the NVMI team that was organized by Goblak at the time. The first place in Game Show League Season 1 was the team's first success, where the line-up defeated Natus Vincere in the final. On 18 September 2014 NVMI's line-up was signed by the Virtus.pro organization. A stand-alone project Virtus.pro Polar emerged for the team, taking the name of ASUS.Polar from January 2015. Lil claimed the title of Dota Pit League Season 2 and StarLadder StarSeries Season 11 vice-champion as a part of the lineup. During the first year of his career, he won more than $300 000.

On 15 April 2015, ASUS.Polar fell under Virtus.pro tag and went on to win DreamLeague Season 3 and Esportal Dota 2 League. However, the roster finished their run in the year's biggest tournament, The International 2015, in the 5-6 place. At the end of the year, Lil claimed the title of The Summit 4 vice-champion.

On March 2016 Lil left the team to join the mix Polarity. After a failed attempt to qualify for the TI6, the team disbanded. In August, Ilyuk returned to the updated Virtus.pro line-up. During their first month, the line-up qualified for all high-level tournaments and also won BTS Europe #4 and The Summit 6. In the ranks of the VP.G2A roster, Lil claimed the 5-8 place in The Boston Major 2016.

On January 2018 Lil left Virtus.pro and joined Natus Vincere.

Trivia[edit]

  • Only watches movies when it is a matinee.[1]
  • Frequently drops his items and sometimes buys odd items after gg is called but before the throne explodes.
  • Known for his audacious statements on Twitter about his team's competitors.

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Results Prize
2017-12-172017-12-17 A11st A2Major DOTA Summit 8 3 : 1 $120,000
2017-10-292017-10-29 A11st A1Premier ESL One Hamburg 2017 2 : 0 $500,000
2017-08-102017-08-10 A55 - 6th A1Premier The International 2017 1 : 2 $1,110,956
2017-06-182017-06-18 A11st A1Premier DOTA Summit 7 3 : 2 $42,500
2017-04-302017-04-30 A22nd A1Premier The Kiev Major 2017 2 : 3 $500,000
2016-12-092016-12-09 A55 - 8th A1Premier The Boston Major 2016 0 : 2 $125,000
2016-11-202016-11-20 A11st A1Premier The Summit 6 3 : 0 $42,500
2015-08-072015-08-07 A55 - 6th A1Premier The International 2015 0 : 2 $1,197,925
2015-07-052015-07-05 A11st A1Premier Esportal Dota 2 League 3 : 2 $32,000
2015-06-152015-06-15 A11st A1Premier DreamLeague Season 3 3 : 2 $54,875
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

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