CastrO

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[e][h]Zerg CastrO
Player Information
Name:
Jose Castro
Birth:
(1987-04-01)April 1, 1987
Died:
August 10, 2020(2020-08-10) (aged 33)
Country:
Race:
Team:
Clan:
Alternate IDs:
LRM)CastrO, LRM)JoSeLO, Pirata, KALHONAHO, SouL)Z(Castro
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Overview[edit]

CastrO aka; JoSeLO was a Peruvian zerg player which is currently in SouLGaming. During 2008 and 2009 he achieved high places in many foreign events.

On August 10-2020, he suffered an epileptic problem while he was sleeping that led to his passing. His death shocked the Latin American scene, it was an especially tough loss for Peru. The foreigner community came together, a donation fund for his family was organized through gofundme page. A tribute showmatch series was also organized. [1] [2] [3] [4]

Biography[edit]

Facts[edit]

  • CastrO only has one working eye.
  • His nickname is the Pirate Zerg, coming from his ID Pirata and the fact that he only has one eye.

Matchup Statistics[edit]

Matchup Games Wins Losses Winrate
vs P 126 79 47 62.7 %
vs T 105 59 46 56.2 %
vs Z 121 67 54 55.4 %
All 384 224 160 58.3 %

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierModeTournamentTeamResultPrize
2020-08-16AA1stA1MajorTeamLiquipedia Shinhan Tank Proleague Season 3Liquipedia Shinhan Tank Proleague Season 3CastrO5 : 1$39
2019-12-15DA4thA2Minor1v1BSL8 Ladder Open #2BSL8 Ladder Open #2CastrO0 : 1Russia  spx$10
2019-07-27BA2ndA3Biweekly1v1EGM Fight Night #6EGM Fight Night #6CastrO2 : 3Russia  Dewalt$25
2019-03-30BA2ndA3Biweekly1v1EGM Fight Night #3EGM Fight Night #3CastrO0 : 3Russia  Dewalt$25
2010-02-28IG9 - 16thA0Premier1v1PokerStrategy.com TSLPokerStrategy.com TSLCastrO1 : 3Netherlands  ret$250
2009-05-25AA1stA2Minor1v1WGTour Clan League Cup 18WGTour Clan League Cup 18CastrO3 : 1Germany  Selector 
2009-04-25BA2ndA2Minor1v1GameoudLoud InvitationalGameoudLoud InvitationalCastrO2 : 3Netherlands  ret$100
2009-01-23CA3rdA2Minor1v1SCForAll StaminaSCForAll StaminaCastrO3 : 2China  JayStar$50
2008-11-09IG9 - 16thA0Premier1v1WCG 2008WCG 2008CastrO0 : 2South Korea  stork 
2008-10-19BA2ndA2Minor1v12008 inStarCraft.de Anniversary Cup2008 inStarCraft.de Anniversary CupCastrOL : WCanada  IefNaij 
Complete list of results in any tournament

Achievements[edit]

2009
2008
Ladders 1on1
  • WGTour.com Season 14

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