Alan "Nahaz" Bester is a Dota 2 statistician, host and analyst.
Nahaz started off doing in-game statistics for joinDOTA in 2012. He eventually began appearing on panels at premier events such as ESL One Frankfurt, The International 2015, The Frankfurt Major, and The Manila Major where he provided statistical analysis. Bester also hosts a popular YouTube series, Stats Don't Lie*, that analyzes the professional Dota 2 scene.
- He runs a graduate program for economics at the University of Western Ontario.
- He previously taught at the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.
|2016-08-02||4th||Qualifier||The International 2016: Wild Card||0 : 2|
|Complete list of coaching results in any tournament|
|2019-08-25||Tier 1||The International 2019||Analyst|
|2019-06-30||Tier 1||EPICENTER Major 2019||Host|
|2019-01-27||Tier 1||The Chongqing Major||Analyst|
|2018-08-25||Tier 1||The International 2018||Commentator/Analyst|
|2018-06-10||Tier 1||China Dota2 Supermajor||Analyst|
|2018-05-27||Tier 1||ESL One Birmingham 2018||Analyst|
|2018-02-25||Tier 1||ESL One Katowice 2018||Analyst|
|2016-06-12||Tier 1||The Manila Major 2016||Analyst|
|2015-11-21||Tier 1||The Frankfurt Major 2015||Analyst|
|2015-08-08||Tier 1||The International 2015||Analyst|
|About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament|
- 2015-12-02 | Nahaz interview: Balancing Dota, family life and academia by Andra Ciubotaro of Dota Blast
- 2015-12-01 | Master Caster: An interview with Nahaz by Ollie Ring of Red Bull
- 2018-03-02 | Nahaz talks esports gambling and the DPC system: "The pro Dota 2 scene is unambiguously in a better place than it was a year ago." by Michael "Torte de Lini" Cohen of cybersport.com at ESL One Katowice 2018
- Ollie Ring (1 December 2015). "Master Caster: An interview with Nahaz". Red Bull. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
- compLexity Gaming (18 July 2016). "We are proud to announce that @NahazDota will be joining compLexity as the #coLDota Coach!". Twitter. Retrieved 19 July 2016.
- Andra Ciubotaro (2 December 2015). "Nahaz interview: Balancing Dota, family life and academia". Dota Blast. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
- Allan Friedman (30 June 2011). "University of Chicago Booth School of Business teaching awards". UChicagonews.