Virtus.pro

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[e][h]Virtus.pro
Team Information
Location:
Coach:
Manager:
Russia Dmitriy Shishkov
Team Captain:
Total Earnings:
$7,585,706
Pro Circuit Rank:
Links
Achievements
The Defense Season 3 DreamLeague Season 3 Esportal Dota 2 League The Summit 6 DOTA Summit 7 ESL One Hamburg 2017 ESL One Katowice 2018 The Bucharest Major ESL One Birmingham 2018
History
Created:
2003
Upcoming Matches
FWD vs. VP
October 23, 2018 - 15:00 UTC
Aster vs. VP
October 23, 2018 - 17:20 UTC

Timeline[edit]

  • March 25th - ALOHADANCE joins Virtus.pro.[4]
  • March 25th - Virtus.pro's pre-TI6 roster lock shuffle swaps Lil and DkPhobos for NoFear and yoky-, Silent moves to Sub.[5]
  • June 30th - Virtus.pro drops their Dota 2 squad.[6]
  • August 4th - Virtus.pro announces a new roster for the Fall 2016 season.[7]
  • March 11th - Virtus.pro releases their main squad, keeping the Polar squad.[8]
  • April 15th - Virtus.pro rebrands their Polar Squad as Virtus.pro.[9]
  • September 4th - Virtus.pro announces their roster for the Winter 2015 season.[10] JotM and L0lik_O join as Subs for the first Major.
  • December 2nd - Silent replaces Illidan.[11]
  • January 9th - NS comes out of his short retirement and joins the team. JotM is also confirmed as permanent member of the team.[12]
  • August 7th - ARS-ART and Illidan leave Virtus.pro.[13]
  • August 25th - NS leave Virtus.pro and yol, Bzz and Sedoy join.[14]
  • March 21st - Santa leaves the team.[15]
  • March 21st - ARS-ART joins the team as a temporary stand-in.[16]
  • August 15th - Illidan, Crazy and KSi departs from the team after a disappointing TI3.[17]
  • August 28th - The first step to rebuilding the VP roster is made as LighTofHeaveN rejoins the team after a stay with Team Empire.[18] The following day an announcement is made, declaring that ARS-ART is kicked from the team, but that Goblak, G and Resolut1on will join VP completing the five man roster.[19]
  • October 7th - Goblak and Resolut1on departs from the team and ARS-ART joins once again.[20]
  • October 25th - Solo Joined VP.[21]
  • November 4th - Virtus.pro announces that they are back to four players as Solo won't be able to play for the team for an unspecified reason.[22]
  • November 5th - blowyourbrain joins the team as a stand-in for the vacant spot on the team left by Solo.[23]
  • November 30th - VP announces NS retirement and blowyourbrain leaving the team as well.[24]
  • December 30th - VP announces Lost's departure from the team, as well as confirming former TI3 squadmate Illidan as a formal member of the team again.[25]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad Active Squad
ID Name Position Join Date
Russia RAMZES666
(
Roman Kushnarev
)
1
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Ukraine No[o]ne
(
Vladimir Minenko
)
2
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Russia 9pasha
(
Pavel Khvastunov
)
3
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Russia RodjER
(
Vladimir Nikogosyan
)
4
Join Date: 
2018-02-01[1]
Russia Solo Captain
(
Alexei Berezin
)
5
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]

Former[edit]

Temporary stand-ins Temporary stand-ins
ID Name ID Name Tournament(s)
 
Ukraine fn
(
Rostislav Lozovoi
)
 
Russia 9pasha
(
Pavel Khvastunov
)
The Kuala Lumpur Major Qualifier
The International 2018 Squad The International 2018 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia RAMZES666
(
Roman Kushnarev
)
1
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Ukraine No[o]ne
(
Vladimir Minenko
)
2
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Russia 9pasha
(
Pavel Khvastunov
)
3
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Russia RodjER
(
Vladimir Nikogosyan
)
4
Join Date: 
2018-02-01[1]
Leave Date: 
-
Russia Solo Captain
(
Alexei Berezin
)
5
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Ukraine Lil
(
Ilya Ilyuk
)
4
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
2018-02-01[1]
 
Natus Vincere
Temporary stand-ins Temporary stand-ins
ID Name ID Name Tournament(s)
 
Ukraine ArtStyle
(
Ivan Antonov
)
 
Russia Solo
(
Alexei Berezin
)
DOTA Summit 8
MDL Macau
The International 2017 Squad The International 2017 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia RAMZES666
(
Roman Kushnarev
)
1
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Ukraine No[o]ne
(
Vladimir Minenko
)
2
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Russia 9pasha
(
Pavel Khvastunov
)
3
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Ukraine Lil
(
Ilya Ilyuk
)
4
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
Russia Solo Captain
(
Alexei Berezin
)
5
Join Date: 
2016-08-04[7]
Leave Date: 
-
The International 2016 Qualifiers Squad The International 2016 Qualifiers Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Ukraine ALOHADANCE
(
Ilya Korobkin
)
1
Join Date: 
2016-03-25[4]
Leave Date: 
2016-06-30[6]
 
F.R.I.E.N.D.S.
Russia G
(
Sergey Bragin
)
2
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
2016-06-30[6]
 
F.R.I.E.N.D.S.
Russia yoky-
(
Maxim Kim
)
3
Join Date: 
2016-03-25[5]
Leave Date: 
2016-06-30[6]
 
F.R.I.E.N.D.S.
Belarus fng Captain
(
Artem Barshak
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
2016-06-30[6]
 
Vega Squadron
Russia NoFear
(
Alexander Churochkin
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2016-03-25[5]
Leave Date: 
2016-06-30[6]
 
F.R.I.E.N.D.S.
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Silent
(
Airat Gaziev
)
Sub
Join Date: 
2015-12-02[11]
Leave Date: 
2016-06-08[34]
 
Polarity
Ukraine DkPhobos
(
Alexander Kucheria
)
3
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
2016-03-25[5]
 
Polarity
Ukraine Lil
(
Ilya Ilyuk
)
4
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
2016-03-25[5]
 
Polarity
Temporary stand-ins Temporary stand-ins
ID Name ID Name Tournament(s)
 
Germany Khezu
(
Maurice Gutmann
)
 
Ukraine ALOHADANCE
(
Ilya Korobkin
)
ESL One ESL One Frankfurt 2016 (Only in Day 1)
The International 2015 Squad The International 2015 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Illidan
(
Ilya Pivcaev
)
1
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
2015-12-02[11]
 
Elements Pro
Russia G
(
Sergey Bragin
)
2
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
-
Ukraine DkPhobos
(
Alexander Kucheria
)
3
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
-
Ukraine Lil
(
Ilya Ilyuk
)
4
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
-
Belarus fng Captain
(
Artem Barshak
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Sedoy
(
Vadim Musorin
)
Sub
Join Date: 
2015-04-15[9]
Leave Date: 
2015-12-02[11]
 
Dota AllStars
Post TI4 Squad Post TI4 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Bzz
(
Stanislav Glushan
)
1
Join Date: 
2014-08-25[14]
Leave Date: 
2015-03-11[8]
 
4 Clover & Lepricon
Russia G
(
Sergey Bragin
)
2
Join Date: 
2013-08-29[19]
Leave Date: 
2015-03-11[8]
 
ASUS Polar
Russia Sedoy
(
Vadim Musorin
)
3
Join Date: 
2014-08-25[14]
Leave Date: 
2015-03-11[8]
 
ASUS Polar
Russia yol
(
Vladimir Basov
)
4
Join Date: 
2014-08-25[14]
Leave Date: 
2015-03-11[8]
 
4 Clover & Lepricon
Russia JotM Captain
(
Egor Surkov
)
5
Join Date: 
2014-01-07[12]
Leave Date: 
2015-03-11[8]
The International 2014 Qualifiers Squad: 40 The International 2014 Qualifiers Squad: 40
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Illidan
(
Ilya Pivcaev
)
1
Join Date: 
2013-12-30[25]
Leave Date: 
2014-08-07[13]
 
NVMI
Russia G
(
Sergey Bragin
)
2
Join Date: 
2013-08-29[19]
Leave Date: 
-
Russia ARS-ART
(
Sergey Revin
)
3
Join Date: 
2013-10-07[20]
Leave Date: 
2014-08-07[13]
 
Moscow Five
Russia NS
(
Yaroslav Kuznetsov
)
4
Join Date: 
2014-01-07[12]
Leave Date: 
2014-08-25[14]
Russia JotM Captain
(
Egor Surkov
)
5
Join Date: 
2014-01-07[12]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia NS Captain
(
Yaroslav Kuznetsov
)
4
Join Date: 
2012-05-02[26]
Leave Date: 
2013-11-30[24]
 
Virtus.pro
Russia LighTofHeaveN
(
Dmitriy Kupriyanov
)
1
Join Date: 
2013-08-28[18]
Leave Date: 
2013-12-30[25]
Russia blowyourbrain
(
Vladislav Morozyuk
)
1
Join Date: 
2013-11-05[23]
Leave Date: 
2013-11-30[24]
 
Moscow Five
Russia Solo
(
Alexei Berezin
)
3
Join Date: 
2013-10-25[21]
Leave Date: 
2013-11-04[22]
 
Poseidon
Ukraine Goblak Captain
(
Artur Kostenko
)
4
Join Date: 
2013-08-29[19]
Leave Date: 
2013-10-07[20]
 
RoX.KIS
Ukraine Resolut1on
(
Roman Fominok
)
2
Join Date: 
2013-08-29[19]
Leave Date: 
2013-10-07[20]
 
RoX.KIS
The International 2013 Squad The International 2013 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Illidan
(
Ilya Pivcaev
)
1
Join Date: 
2012-09-16[33]
Leave Date: 
2013-08-15[17]
 
Poseidon
Russia Crazy
(
Oleg Kolesnichenko
)
2
Join Date: 
2012-09-16[33]
Leave Date: 
2013-08-15[17]
 
Poseidon
Ukraine KSi
(
Sergey Kuzin
)
3
Join Date: 
2012-09-16[33]
Leave Date: 
2013-08-15[17]
 
Poseidon
Russia ARS-ART
(
Sergey Revin
)
4
Join Date: 
2013-03-21[16]
Leave Date: 
2013-08-29[19]
 
Virtus.pro
Russia NS Captain
(
Yaroslav Kuznetsov
)
5
Join Date: 
2012-05-02[26]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Santa
(
Alexander Koltan
)
5
Join Date: 
2012-05-06[28]
Leave Date: 
2013-03-21[15]
The International 2012 Qualifiers Squad The International 2012 Qualifiers Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Scandal
(
Roman Sadotenkov
)
1
Join Date: 
2012-06-06[31]
Leave Date: 
2012-06-30[32]
 
Team Empire
Russia blowyourbrain
(
Vladislav Morozyuk
)
2/3/4
Join Date: 
2012-06-06[31]
Leave Date: 
2012-06-30[32]
 
Team Empire
Germany KuroKy
(
Kuro Salehi Takhasomi
)
2/3/4
Join Date: 
2012-05-04[27]
Leave Date: 
2012-06-30[32]
 
mousesports
Russia Santa
(
Alexander Koltan
)
2/3/4
Join Date: 
2012-05-06[28]
Leave Date: 
-
Russia NS Captain
(
Yaroslav Kuznetsov
)
5
Join Date: 
2012-05-02[26]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Russia Dread
(
Andrey Golubev
)
Join Date: 
2012-05-08[30]
Leave Date: 
2012-06-06[31]
 
Moscow Five
Russia Azen
(
Nikolay Belyakov
)
Join Date: 
2012-05-08[29]
Leave Date: 
2012-06-06[31]
 
Inactive

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Russia Nukem
(
Dmitriy Shishkov
)
Manager
Join Date: 
2017-09-??
Russia ArsZeeqq
(
Arseniy Usov
)
Coach
Join Date: 
2018-09-19[3]
Russia distiled
(
Yan Prokhorenko
)
Analyst
Join Date: 
2016-10-19[35]

Former[edit]

Former Organization Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Ukraine Kimi
(
Andrey Kvasnevskiy
)
Manager
Join Date: 
2016-10-19[35]
Leave Date: 
2017-02-07
Russia PoDoX
(
Denis Pestretsov
)
Manager
Join Date: 
2017-03-06[36]
Leave Date: 
2017-09-??
Ukraine Artstyle
(
Ivan Antonov
)
Coach
Join Date: 
2017-03-06[36]
Leave Date: 
2018-09-05[2]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement LP Tier Tournament Results Prize
2018-08-23 A55 - 6th A1Premier The International 2018 0 : 2 $1,148,948
2018-06-10 A22nd A1Premier China Dota2 Supermajor 2 : 3 $225,000
2018-05-27 A11st A1Premier ESL One Birmingham 2018 3 : 0 $500,000
2018-03-11 A11st A1Premier The Bucharest Major 3 : 0 $500,000
2018-02-25 A11st A1Premier ESL One Katowice 2018 3 : 1 $400,000
2017-12-17 A11st A2Major DOTA Summit 8 3 : 1 $120,000
2017-10-29 A11st A1Premier ESL One Hamburg 2017 2 : 0 $500,000
2017-08-10 A55 - 6th A1Premier The International 2017 1 : 2 $1,110,956
2017-04-30 A22nd A1Premier The Kiev Major 2017 2 : 3 $500,000
2015-08-07 A55 - 6th A1Premier The International 2015 0 : 2 $1,197,925
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Rosters[edit]

Logos[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • Virtus.pro have won a total of 4 Majors - a record only matched by OG.
  • They have the most appearances of Major finals with 6.
  • Together with Team Liquid and OG they hold the record for most Valve-sponsored tournaments won (totaling 5).

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "RodjER joins Virtus.Pro". Virtus.pro. 2018-02-01. Retrieved 2018-02-01.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "ArtStyle leaves Virtus.pro". Virtus.pro. 2018-09-05. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "ArsZeeqq is a new coach of Virtus.pro Dota 2 roster". Virtus.pro. 2018-09-19. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "ALOHADANCE — новый игрок Virtus.pro" (in Russian). Virtus.pro. 2016-03-25. Retrieved 2016-03-25.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 "Изменения в составе Virtus.pro по Dota 2" (in Russian). Virtus.pro. 2016-03-25. Retrieved 2016-03-25.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 "Virtus.pro's Dota 2 team disbands". Score Media Ventures. 2016-06-30. Retrieved 2018-04-05.
  7. 7.00 7.01 7.02 7.03 7.04 7.05 7.06 7.07 7.08 7.09 7.10 7.11 7.12 7.13 7.14 "Определён состав Virtus.pro на следующий сезон" (in Russian). Cybersport Media. 2016-08-04. Retrieved 2016-08-04.
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