Gabriel "Lyrical" Cruz is an English language Dota 2 caster from the United States.
Lyrical worked as an occasional freelance caster for Beyond the Summit at the events such as BTS Americas #4 and The Summit 6, prompting BTS to appoint him to cast throughout the qualifying matches for SL i-League StarSeries S3 alongside Lacoste.
Following the qualifiers, he was invited to the LAN portion of the tournament in Shanghai, China, making it the first significant offline tournament he would be involved in.
Notable Events Casted or Hosted
|2019-05-12||Premier||MDL Disneyland® Paris Major||Off-site Commentator|
|2019-01-27||Premier||The Chongqing Major||Caster|
|2018-08-25||Premier||The International 2018||Commentator/Analyst|
|2018-06-10||Premier||China Dota2 Supermajor||Offsite Commentator|
|2018-05-20||Premier||MDL Changsha Major||EN Broadcaster|
|2018-03-18||Premier||World Electronic Sports Games 2017||Offsite Commentator|
|2017-08-12||Premier||The International 2017||Commentator|
|2017-04-30||Premier||The Kiev Major 2017||Off-site Commentator|
|2017-04-04||Premier||Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017||Commentator|
|2017-02-26||Premier||StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3||Commentator|
|About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament|
- "A chat with Lyrical". joinDOTA. 2017-02-13. Retrieved February 21, 2017.
- "SL i-League StarSeries S3: talent lineup". StarLadder. 2017-02-11. Retrieved February 21, 2017.
- "What it's like to visit The International as a fan by LyricalDota". joinDOTA. 2016-08-13. Retrieved February 21, 2017.