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 112 69 43 61.6 %
vs T 101 56 45 55.4 %
vs Z 110 59 51 53.6 %
All 355 203 152 57.2 %

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierTournamentTeamResultPrize
2019-12-15DA4thA2MinorBSL8 Ladder Open 2BSL8 Ladder Open 2CastrO0 : 1 spx$10
2019-09-14CA3 - 4thA3BiweeklyEGM Fight Night 7EGM Fight Night 7CastrO0 : 2 Bonyth$13
2019-07-27BA2ndA3BiweeklyEGM Fight Night 6EGM Fight Night 6CastrO2 : 3 Dewalt$25
2019-03-30BA2ndA3BiweeklyEGM Fight Night 3EGM Fight Night 3CastrO0 : 3 Dewalt$25
2010-02-28IG9 - 16thA0Premier2009 Pokerstrategy.com TSL2009 Pokerstrategy.com TSLCastrO1 : 3 ret$250
2009-09-27CA3rdA2MinorWCG Peru 2009WCG Peru 2009CastrO0 : 1 Smacker 
2009-05-25AA1stA2MinorWGTCL Cup 18WGTCL Cup 18CastrO3 : 1 Selector 
2009-04-25BA2ndA2MinorGameoutLoud InvitationalGameoutLoud InvitationalCastrO2 : 3 ret$100
2009-01-23CA3rdA2MinorSC4All StaminaSC4All StaminaCastrO3 : 2 JayStar$50
2008-11-09IG9 - 16thA0PremierWCG 2008WCG 2008CastrO0 : 2 Stork 
Complete list of results in any tournament

Achievements[edit]

2009
2008
Ladders 1on1
  • WGTour.com Season 14

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