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Cloud9

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[e][h]Cloud9
Team Information
Location:
Region:
City:
Coaches:
RapidStar, Reapered, Reignover
Manager:
Gaylen, Jonathan
Abbreviation:
C9
Total Earnings:
$1,606,727
Links
History
Created:
: 2012-12-04
: 2013-01-08
Upcoming Matches
C9 vs. TBD
August 20, 2020 - 20:00 UTC


Cloud9 is an American esports organisation currently fielding teams in Hearthstone, League of Legends, Smite, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Rainbow Six: Siege, Counter-Strike, and Overwatch.

History[edit]

Cloud9 first started out as a small League of Legends team. As they qualified for the LCS for the first time, Jack Etienne, the current Owner and General Manager decided to pick the team up and ever since has grown exponentially over the years. The team is a 3-time NA LCS champion, 6 time runner up and a worlds semi-finalist.

Timeline[edit]

  • January 8th - Jonathan joins as League of Legends General Manager. [61]
  • January 15th - Sneaky leaves the team but remains with the organization. [62]
  • August 7th - IWillDominate joins as streamer and content creator. [63]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Position Join Date
Canada Licorice Eric Ritchie Top 2017-11-22 [41]
United States Blaber Robert Huang Jungle 2019-11-29 [60]
Belgium Nisqy Yasin Dinçer Mid 2018-11-23 [52]
Denmark Zven Jesper Svenningsen ADC 2019-11-19 [56]
Canada Vulcan Philippe Laflamme Support 2019-11-19 [57]

Cloud9 Academy[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Position Join Date
Australia Fudge Ibrahim Allami Top 2020-01-07
Iraq Inori Rami Charagh Jungle 2020-01-07
United States Palafox Cristian Palafox Mid 2019-11-21
United States Tomo Frank Lam ADC 2020-05-10
Canada Diamond David Bérubé Support 2018-11-26


Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Balls An Le Top 2013-01-?? [4] 2013-04-02 [7] Quantic Gaming
United States Meteos William Hartman Jungle 2013-02-?? [5] 2013-04-02 [7] Quantic Gaming
United States Hai Hai Lam Mid 2013-01-08 [1] 2013-04-02 [7] Quantic Gaming
United States LemonNation Daerek Hart Support 2013-01-08 [1] 2013-04-02 [7] Quantic Gaming
Canada WildTurtle Jason Tran ADC 2013-01-08 [1] 2013-03-25 [6] Team SoloMid
United States Yazuki Gabriel Ng Top 2013-01-08 [1] 2013-01-?? [2] Azure Cats
United States Nientonsoh Zach Malhas Mid 2013-01-08 [1] 2013-01-13 [3] Azure Cats
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Kez Sub 2014-01-?? [12] 2014-05-?? [16]
United States MeyeA Abe Nguyen Sub/Support 2014-03-01 [14] 2014-??-??
Retired
United States Link (Loan)
Austin Shin Mid 2014-04-30 [15] 2014-05-20 [15] Counter Logic Gaming
United States MegaZero Patrick Glinsman Sub/Top 2013-05-31 [9] 2014-02-?? [13] Team SoloMid
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States otter Brian Baniqued Sub/ADC 2013-06-07 [10] 2015-01-?? [17] Enemy
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Zeyzal Tristan Stidam Sub/Support 2016-07-13 [32] 2016-12-08 [34] eUnited
United States Balls An Le Sub/Top 2013-05-23 [8] 2016-04-22 [27] Cloud9 Challenger
South Korea Rush Lee Yoon-jae (이윤재) Sub/Jungle 2015-11-19 [24] 2016-04-22 [27] Cloud9 Challenger
United States Hai Hai Lam Sub/Mid 2015-07-03 [22] 2016-04-22 [27] Cloud9 Challenger
Canada Altec Johnny Ru Sub/ADC 2016-04-22 [27] 2016-04-22 [27] Cloud9 Challenger
United States LemonNation Daerek Hart Sub/Support 2013-05-23 [8] 2016-04-22 [27] Cloud9 Challenger
United States Westrice Jonathan Nguyen Sub/Top 2015-02-?? [18] 2016-01-07 [26] Ember
United States Yusui David Bloomquist Sub/Mid 2015-01-?? [17] 2016-01-07 [26]
Retired
Canada Sheep Jamie Gallagher Sub/Support 2015-04-?? [19] 2016-01-07 [26] Tempo Storm
Canada Hard Anthony Barkhovstev Sub/Jungle 2015-01-?? [17] 2016-01-05 [25] Echo Fox
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
South Korea Ray Jeon Ji-won (전지원) Top 2016-12-19 [35] 2017-12-19 [44] EDward Gaming
South Korea Impact Jung Eon-yeong (정언영) Top 2016-05-09 [28] 2017-11-25 [42] Team Liquid
United States Contractz Juan Garcia Jungle 2016-12-19 [35] 2017-11-25 [42] Golden Guardians
United States Bunny FuFuu (Streamer) Michael Kurylo Support 2017-02-16 2017-11-22 [41]
None
United States Westrice Jonathan Nguyen Top 2017-02-?? [37] 2017-11-22 [41]
None
Canada Winter Olivier Lapointe Support 2017-02-?? [37] 2017-11-22 [41] OpTic Gaming Academy
United States Meteos William Hartman Sub/Jungle 2013-05-23 [8] 2017-02-16 [38] Phoenix1
United States Bunny FuFuu Michael Kurylo Sub/Support 2015-11-19 [24] 2017-01-?? [36] Cloud9
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Denmark Jensen Nicolaj Jensen Mid 2015-05-08 [21] 2018-11-19 [51] Team Liquid
United States Sneaky Zachary Scuderi ADC 2013-05-23 [8] 2018-06-13 [47] Cloud9 Academy
Canada Smoothie Andy Ta Support 2016-06-01 [30] 2018-06-13 [47] Cloud9 Academy
Poland SELFIE Marcin Wolski Middle 2017-11-22 [41] 2018-01-03 [45] H2K
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Zeyzal Tristan Stidam Support 2018-06-13 [47] 2019-11-20[59] Evil Geniuses
Denmark Svenskeren Dennis Johnsen Jungle 2017-11-27 [43] 2019-11-19[58] Evil Geniuses
Brazil Jukes Flávio Fernandes Top 2019-02-26[53] 2019-05-28[55] Cloud9 Academy
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Sneaky Zachary Scuderi ADC 2013-05-23 [8] 2020-01-15 [62] Cloud9

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
United States Jack Jack Etienne Owner/Founder 2012-12-04
United States Sneaky Zachary Scuderi Owner/Advisor 2020-01-15 [62]
United States Gaylen Gaylen Malone General Manager
United States Jonathan Jonathan Tran LOL General Manager 2020-01-08 [61]
South Korea Reapered Bok Han-gyu (복한규) Head Coach 2016-05-15
South Korea RapidStar Jung Min-sung (정민성) Assistant Coach 2018-06-04
South Korea Reignover Kim Yeu-jin (김의진) Coach 2019-05-13 [54]
United States IWillDominate Christian Rivera Streamer & Content Creator 2020-08-07 [63]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
Canada Platypus Jonathon McDaniel Remote Analyst 2016-07-16 2018-10-15[50]
United States Danan Danan Flander General Manager 2018-08-18[49]
France loulex Jean-Victor Burgevin Streamer 2017-06-26 Unknown
South Korea Robin Lee Seung-hwan (이승환) Manager/Analyst/Translator 2016-05-22 2017-11-01 Cloud9}

Results[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2020-04-19 A11st A1Premier LCS LCS Spring 2020 3 : 0 $100,000
2019-08-25 A22nd A1Premier LCS LCS Summer 2019 2 : 3 $50,000
2018-10-28 A33 - 4th A1Premier World Championship 2018 World Championship 0 : 3 $451,500
2018-09-09 A22nd A1Premier NA LCS NA LCS Summer 2018 0 : 3 $50,000
2017-10-22 A55 - 8th A1Premier World Championship 2017 World Championship 2 : 3 $183,864
2017-07-08 A11st A1Premier Rift Rivals Rift Rivals 2017: NA vs EU 3 : 0 $20,000
2017-04-23 A22nd A1Premier NA LCS NA LCS Spring 2017 2 : 3 $50,000
2016-10-29 A55 - 8th A1Premier World Championship 2016 World Championship 0 : 3 $202,800
2014-04-20 A11st A1Premier NA LCS NA LCS Spring 2014 3 : 0 $50,000
2013-09-01 A11st A1Premier NA LCS NA LCS Summer 2013 3 : 0 $50,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament
DateTimeTierTournamentScoreVs. Team
2020-08-0921:00 UTCA1PremierLCS Summer 2020 - Week 9LCS Summer 2020 - Week 91 : 0 CLG
2020-08-0801:00 UTCA1PremierLCS Summer 2020 - Week 9LCS Summer 2020 - Week 91 : 0 DIG
2020-08-0221:00 UTCA1PremierLCS Summer 2020 - Week 8LCS Summer 2020 - Week 80 : 1 TSM
2020-08-0121:00 UTCA1PremierLCS Summer 2020 - Week 8LCS Summer 2020 - Week 80 : 1 GG
2020-07-2621:00 UTCA1PremierLCS Summer 2020 - Week 7LCS Summer 2020 - Week 70 : 1 TL
Complete list of matches in any tournament

Awards[edit]

Additional Content[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • With a 92.9% winrate in the 2020 Spring Split, Cloud9 have the highest winrate in a single split in LCS history, set at 26 wins and 2 losses. [1]

Articles[edit]








Interviews[edit]






Videos[edit]

Highlight Videos[edit]

Match Highlights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Format for the League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) North American Qualifier". Riot Games. 2013-01-08.
  2. 2.0 2.1 [citation needed]
  3. 3.0 3.1 Zach"Ninentonsoh"Malhas (2013-01-13). "Ninentonsoh leaves Cloud9".
  4. 4.0 4.1 [citation needed]
  5. 5.0 5.1 [citation needed]
  6. 6.0 6.1 "WildTurtle Replacing Chaox as Starter on TSM". Team SoloMid. 2013-03-25.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 "Quantic Gaming welcomes Cloud 9". Quantic Gaming. 2013-4-2.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 [citation needed]
  9. 9.0 9.1 Hai"Hai"Lam (2013-05-31). "MegaZero joins Cloud9".
  10. 10.0 10.1 "otter joins Cloud9". Cloud9. 2013-06-07.
  11. "Danh Din to coach Cloud 9". Cloud9.
  12. 12.0 12.1 [citation needed]
  13. 13.0 13.1 [citation needed]
  14. 14.0 14.1 "MeyeA joins Cloud9". Cloud9.
  15. 16.0 16.1 [citation needed]
  16. 17.0 17.1 17.2 17.3 [citation needed]
  17. 18.0 18.1 [citation needed]
  18. 19.0 19.1 [citation needed]
  19. "Thank you Hai". Cloud9. 2015-04-22.
  20. 21.0 21.1 "Incarnati0n officially joins Cloud9". Daily Dot. 2015-05-08.
  21. 22.0 22.1 "Meteos Stepping Down". Cloud9. 2015-07-03.
  22. "Cloud9 LCS Announces Support/Jungler Tryouts". Cloud9. 2015-10-23.
  23. 24.0 24.1 24.2 "Bunny FuFuu and Rush Agree to Terms with Cloud9". Redbull. 2015-11-19.
  24. 25.0 25.1 "The Lineup of the Usual Echo Fox Suspects". Echo Fox. 2016-01-05.
  25. 26.0 26.1 26.2 26.3 [citation needed]
  26. 27.0 27.1 27.2 27.3 27.4 27.5 27.6 [citation needed]
  27. 28.0 28.1 "Impact & Meteos Join Cloud9 LCS Team!". Cloud9. 2016-05-09.
  28. "Cloud9 LoL Genesis Ep.9 - Reformed". Cloud9. 2016-05-15.
  29. 30.0 30.1 "Cloud9 sign Smoothie (NA Summer 2016)". LoL eSports. 2016-05-18.
  30. "Kubz parts ways with Cloud9". 2016-06-02.
  31. 32.0 32.1 [citation needed]
  32. Michael "BunnyFuFuu" Kurylo (2015-06-16). "BunnyFuFuu moves to sub".
  33. 34.0 34.1 "eUnited Announces Starting Lineup for NA Challenger Spring Split (Update)".
  34. 35.0 35.1 35.2 Cloud9. "C9 2017 LCS Roster Announcement". Youtube.
  35. 36.0 36.1 [citation needed]
  36. 37.0 37.1 37.2 [citation needed]
  37. 38.0 38.1 Phoenix1. "Fortunately, William ‘Meteos’ Hartman has graciously agreed to sub in for our team on extremely short notice.". Facebook.
  38. Liquid112. "Cain has shown great leadership as head coach this week.". Twitter.
  39. "Meet C9 Loulex". Cloud9. 2017-06-25.
  40. 41.0 41.1 41.2 41.3 41.4 41.5 "Cloud9 Acquires Licorice, Wiggily, and Selfie for League of Legends". Cloud9. 2017-11-22.
  41. 42.0 42.1 42.2 "Cloud9 Announces the Departures of Impact and Contractz". Cloud9. 2017-11-25.
  42. 43.0 43.1 "Cloud9 Acquires Svenskeren for League of Legends". Cloud9. 2017-11-27.
  43. 44.0 44.1 Cloud9 (2017-12-19). "Ray leaves". Twitter.
  44. 45.0 45.1 "SELFIE announce free agency". Twitter. 2018-01-03.
  45. "Cloud9 LoL Assistant Coach". YouTube. 2018-06-04.
  46. 47.0 47.1 47.2 47.3 Cloud9 (2018-06-13). "Cloud9 LoL LCS Roster Update". YouTube.
  47. Echo Fox. "OFFICIAL ECHO FOX ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT!". Youtube.
  48. 49.0 49.1 Danan Flander (2018-08-19). "Over the last few months I've worked closely with @JackEtienne to make a transition towards attaining a personal goal of mine.". Twitter.
  49. 50.0 50.1 Platypus (2018-10-15). "This is something i never thought I'd say but after over 2 years i have decided to part ways with @Cloud9 and start a new chapter in my career.". Twitter.
  50. 51.0 51.1 Team Liquid (2018-11-19). "Welcome Jensen to Team Liquid's League of Legends Roster!". Youtube.
  51. 52.0 52.1 Cloud9. "Cloud9 Welcomes Nisqy to League of Legends Roster". Twitter.
  52. 53.0 53.1 John Nomis. "CLOUD9 LEAGUE OF LEGENDS WELCOMES JUKES". Cloud9.
  53. 54.0 54.1 "🎉 Join us in welcoming @CLGReignover to the #C9LoL Coaching Staff!" (in English Speaking English). Cloud9. 2019-05-13.
  54. 55.0 55.1 "Cloud9 Update Jukes" (in English Speaking English). 2019-05-28.
  55. 56.0 56.1 "Joining the Cloud9 League of Legends team during the 2020 offseason from TSM is none other than Jesper "Zven" Svenningsen!" (in English Speaking English). Cloud9. 2019-11-19.
  56. 57.0 57.1 "Fresh off of a Worlds top 16 appearance in his rookie year - Support player Philippe "Vulcan" Laflamme joins the Cloud9 League of Legends in the 2020 offseason!" (in English Speaking English). Cloud9. 2019-11-19.
  57. 58.0 58.1 "Welcome to the dark side, @C9Svenskeren." (in English Speaking English). Evil Geniuses. 2019-11-19.
  58. 59.0 59.1 "You can really see the EVIL taking shape as Phase 2 of the Master Plan falls into place.". Evil Geniuses.
  59. 60.0 60.1 "He has thrived and proved to everyone that he can be the #1 player in North America." (in English Speaking English). Twitter. 2019-11-29.
  60. 61.0 61.1 Jonathan (2020-01-08). "Welcome to the team guys looking forward to working with you all this year!" (in English Speaking English). Twitter.
  61. 62.0 62.1 62.2 Cloud9 (2020-01-15). "Thank you: Zachary "Sneaky" Scuderi" (in English Speaking English). Youtube.
  62. 63.0 63.1 Cloud9 (2020-08-07). "We are excited to announce ournew Cloud9 Streamer & Content Creator, @IWDominateLoL !" (in English Speaking English). Twitter.