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Clem

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[e][h] Clem
Player Information
Name:
Clément Desplanches
Birth:
(2002-04-08) April 8, 2002 (age 19)
Country:
Race:
Alternate IDs:
Xavier, LiquidClem
Nicknames:
The Little Corporal
Total Earnings:
$138,205.98
Approx. Earnings 2021:
$45,149.20
EPT EU rank:
Years Active:
2013 -
Present
Links
Achievements
DH SC2 Masters 2020 Winter: EuropeDH SC2 Masters 2021 Summer: Europe
History
2013-10-26 — 2015-08-08
2015-08-12 — 2016-06-19
2016-06-19 — 2018-01-12
2018-03-06 — 2019-02-06
2019-02-13 — 2020-01-04
2020-02-21 — Present
Upcoming Matches
Clem  France
vs.
(Bo3)
France  Stephano
July 28, 2021 - 18:00 UTC
Clem  France
vs.
(Bo3)
Poland  Gerald
July 30, 2021 - 16:00 UTC
Clem  France
vs.
(Bo3)
Croatia  goblin
July 31, 2021 - 18:00 UTC
Clem  France
vs.
(Bo3)
Ukraine  Bly
August 3, 2021 - 19:00 UTC
Clem  France
vs.
(Bo3)
Russia  SKillous
August 5, 2021 - 16:00 UTC
Recent Matches
Clem  France3:2Italy  Reynor
July 26, 2021 - 21:30 UTC
Clem  France3:0Poland  souL
July 26, 2021 - 20:20 UTC
Clem  France2:0Denmark  MaxPax
July 26, 2021 - 19:00 UTC
Clem  France2:0Canada  DisK
July 26, 2021 - 0:00 UTC
Clem  France2:0France  Lilbow
July 26, 2021 - 0:00 UTC


Clément "Clem" Desplanches (born April 8, 2002) is a French Terran player who is currently playing for Team Liquid.

He has played with several races over the years, but has been playing Terran lately.

Biography[edit]

Clem started playing StarCraft II at the age of 10.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

He participated in French LANs PxL-Lan #38, PxL-Lan #39 and PxL-Lan #41.

He also tried multiple times to qualify for the online tournament Underdogs. He never managed to win in the qualifiers, but in Season 20, he took a spot available after FireCake's ban by O'Gaming. In the first round, he lost 1-2 to Denver, and was defeated by MiNiMaTh in the consolation match.

Legacy of the Void[edit]

In February 2016, at the age of 13, Clem qualified for Underdogs Season 22, notably defeating MiNiMaTh and ShaDoWn. However, in the main tournament, he was eliminated in the first round, once again after losing 1-2 to Denver.

A few weeks later, he qualified to the following season of Underdogs. There, he defeated FunK 3-1, lost 2-3 to DnS, and finally won 3-1 against Uzikoti to take third place in the tournament. As a result, he qualified to Topdogs Season 2, where he is set to play against Lilbow.

In April 2016, he entered the European qualifiers for DreamHack Open: Tours, which doubled as the 2016 WCS Spring Circuit Championship. He managed to finish in a qualifying spot in the losers bracket, notably defeating former WCS Premier players Tefel, Miniraser and Happy. However, he was only 14, and WCS rules did not allow players under 16 to participate, and as a result, Clem lost his spot.

On June 19th, he left orKs eSports to join Dead Pixels.[1]

2020[edit]

February 21st 2020, he was recruited by Team Liquid.[2] Once he joined Team Liquid, he managed to reach several finals in minor tournaments, defeating the top players and acquiring a strong reputation. His TvZ is considered as one of the best in the world.

In the second edition of the StayAtHomestory Cup, Clem managed to defeat several notable players. He acquired the first place in both group stages, defeating SKillous 2-1, soO 2-1, Cure 3-2 and finally Stats 3-1. In the final bracket, he was able to beat Zest 3-1. He then lost to Solar 1-3 making a rematch against Stats in the loser's bracket. After an exciting match, he managed to beat Stats once again, 3-2 and finally lost against INnoVation 1-3. With this Clem acquired the fourth place in the StayAtHomestory Cup #2.

During summer, Clem confirmed his last performance in the DH SC2 Masters 2020 Summer: Europe, achieving the third place, behind Serral and the champion of the edition, Reynor. He came out of the group stage with a convincing score of 7-0 with only one map lost against ShoWTimE. Clem went to the Winner's Semifinals beating MaNa, uThermal and losing to Serral 2-3. His run ended when he faced Reynor in the Loser's Finals with 1-3. Finishing third, he gained a spot for the Season Finals where he didn't make it out of the group stage.

In the DH SC2 Masters 2020 Fall: Europe, Clem improved his last results achieving this time the second place of the tournament. Finishing first in group stage with a map score of 12-2, only losing against Gerald, he went to the winner's final by defeating ShoWTimE, PtitDrogo and Reynor 3-2. Reynor came back from the lower bracket to defeat Clem in a clutch serie where Clem had two match point 3-4. This was his best result in a Premier tournament since he started to play.

With his top 4 finish in the DH SC2 Masters 2020 Fall: Europe, he went to the DH SC2 Masters 2020 Fall: Season Finals where he ended up at the top 4, dealing with SpeCial and Probe in the group stage, Serral in the Ro8 to lose against the future champion Reynor with 3-1 (Reynor taking the title against Trap with 4-3).

In 2020, Clem managed to climb the podium place by place. He went from the third place, to the second place and finally take the first place of a Premier Tournament. Clem joined the list of Premier Tournament champions during the DH SC2 Masters 2020 Winter: Europe. After being first in a slightly more tight group stage, confronting among others ShoWTimE, Elazer and GunGFuBanDa with a final map score of 14-4, Clem went to the winner's bracket in the first spot among Lambo, Serral and Reynor. His first playoff match was against his friend, Denver. They had a tight series with a final score of 3-2 in favor of Clem. His next opponent was Serral in another close series, which ended with Serral taking the 3-2 victory. With that Clem went to the loser's bracket round 4, and started his rise against ShoWTimE 3-0 and then HeRoMaRinE 3-1 before meeting Serral in a rematch, which this time did go in Clem's favor with 3-1. The final was a new classic in Clem versus Reynor, with Reynor coming from the winner's bracket and an advantage of 1 map. Reynor took the first map and in response, Clem took the four others. With a final result of 4-2, Clem became champion in a Premier tournament for the first time in his career.

Continuing on his way, he cleared off Maru and Armani onto his DH SC2 Masters 2020 Winter: Season Finals group stage, both winning 2-0 and advancing into the final bracket. Facing Reynor in the Ro8 this time, Clem won 3-1, but didn't succeed to qualify for finals as losing against Stats in a 2-3 score. With this result, he secured his spot in the Ro24 of the ESL Pro Tour 2020/21 final event.

Next stop was at DH SC2 Masters 2020 Last Chance. TY, Ragnarok and Zest were some huge opponents and many said Clem won't make it to the Ro8 bracket. Clem raised his play style and after dealing with Zest and Ragnarok by winning 2-1 in both close series, he managed to make it out of his first all-Korean group of his career. Matched against Bunny in the first round of playoffs, he dropped the first map then took the three next to win the series and secured another Top 4 result in a Premier tournament. He finally lost against the future winner of DH SC2 Masters 2020 Last Chance, Trap, in a 1-3 semifinal score.

With all the French "Baguette" people behind him, and right before IEM Katowice 2021, Funka, Koka and all the O'Gaming casters decided to support him with a parody music video called "Desplancito" in honor of Clem's real name.

Trivia[edit]

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2021-06-061stDH SC2 Masters 2021 Summer: Europe4 : 1 Reynor$10,750
2021-01-173 - 4thDH SC2 Masters 2020: Last Chance 20211 : 3 Trap$5,000
2020-11-153 - 4thDH SC2 Masters 2020 Winter: Season Finals2 : 3 Stats$5,000
2020-11-081stDH SC2 Masters 2020 Winter: Europe4 : 2 Reynor$13,375
2020-10-113 - 4thKing of Battles: KB International Championship2 : 4 Maru$2,400
2020-09-203 - 4thDH SC2 Masters 2020 Fall: Season Finals1 : 3 Reynor$5,000
2020-09-132ndDH SC2 Masters 2020 Fall: Europe3 : 4 Reynor$8,250
2020-07-123rdDH SC2 Masters 2020 Summer: Europe1 : 3 Reynor$5,875
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2021-05-113rdWardiTV Spring Championship 20211 : 3 Cure$620
2021-02-073 - 4thWardiTV 20212 : 3 TY$750
2021-01-243 - 4thCheeseadelphia Winter Championship 20212 : 3 ByuN$1,000
2021-01-111stOSC Championship Season 84 : 1 ShoWTimE$1,000
2020-06-134thStayAtHome Story Cup #21 : 3 INnoVation$400
2020-02-163 - 4thWardiTV Team Liquid Map Contest #6ZZZZZ1 : 3 uThermal$350
2020-01-193rdOSC Championship Season 7ZZZZZ2 : 3 Denver$400
In A3Minor tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2021-07-261stESL Open Cup #81 Europe3 : 2 Reynor$250
2021-07-192ndESL Open Cup #80 Americas1 : 3 Zest$150
2021-07-122ndESL Open Cup #79 Americas2 : 3 Cure$150
2021-06-231stCheese Out Cancer Match 13 : 2 Reynor$150
2021-05-171stESL Open Cup #71 Europe3 : 1 HeRoMaRinE$200
2021-05-111stThe PEN King of the Hill2 : 0 ShoWTimE$165
2021-05-102ndESL Open Cup #70 Europe2 : 3 ShoWTimE$100
2021-05-041stITaX Super Series #494 : 3 Zest$140
2021-05-031stESL Open Cup #69 Europe3 : 0 ShaDoWn$200
2021-04-261stESL Open Cup #68 Europe3 : 1 Reynor$200
2021-04-251stChampions Brawl4 : 2 ByuN$5,000
2021-04-191stESL Open Cup #67 Europe3 : 1 HeRoMaRinE$200
2021-04-121stESL Open Cup #66 Europe3 : 2 Reynor$200
2021-04-051stESL Open Cup #65 Europe3 : 0 GunGFuBanDa$200
2021-03-311stAlpha X Series #405 : 0 MaxPax$90
2021-03-291stESL Open Cup #64 Europe3 : 1 GunGFuBanDa$200
2021-03-241stUnderdogs 2021: Season 13 : 0 MarineLorD$591
2021-03-151stESL Open Cup #62 Europe3 : 0 ShoWTimE$200
2021-03-101stAlpha X Series #375 : 2 Dream$140
2021-03-081stESL Open Cup #61 Europe3 : 1 ShoWTimE$200
2021-03-011stESL Open Cup #60 Europe3 : 0 ShoWTimE$200
2021-02-051stzukaCup #5 KOTH4 : 0 Garitos$361
2021-02-012ndESL Open Cup #56 Europe2 : 3 ShoWTimE$100
2021-01-181stESL Open Cup #54 Europe3 : 2 MaxPax$200
2021-01-102ndESL Open Cup #52 Europe2 : 3 HeRoMaRinE$100
2021-01-091stNew mining company Invitational4 : 1 ShoWTimE$500
2020-12-282ndThe Rotti & Wardi Cup2 : 3 souL$50
2020-12-271stSubkings: 2020 sucked but this won't3 : 0 Lambo$600
2020-12-211stESL Open Cup #50 Europe3 : 2 Bly$200
2020-12-171stUnderdogs 2020: Season 33 : 0 MarineLorD$613
2020-11-301stESL Open Cup #47 Europe3 : 0 HeRoMaRinE$200
2020-11-281stTaco Cup 63 : 1 Solar$650
2020-11-192ndAlpha X Series #303 : 5 ShoWTimE$67
2020-10-262ndESL Open Cup #42 Europe1 : 3 Reynor$100
2020-10-201stWardiTV European League 20204 : 3 ShoWTimE$1,000
2020-10-191stESL Open Cup #41 Europe3 : 1 Lambo$200
2020-10-121stESL Open Cup #40 Europe3 : 1 souL$200
2020-10-051stESL Open Cup #39 Europe3 : 2 HeRoMaRinE$200
2020-09-212ndESL Open Cup #37 Europe1 : 3 Serral$100
2020-08-312ndESL Open Cup #34 Europe2 : 3 HeRoMaRinE$100
2020-08-221stWardiTV 25kYTSubs Invitational4 : 0 Zest$700
2020-08-172ndESL Open Cup #32 Europe1 : 3 HeRoMaRinE$100
2020-08-151stAlpha X Series Special #74 : 0 Denver$200
2020-08-011stWardiTV European League 2020: Point-Builder #33 : 1 MaxPax$200
2020-06-292ndESL Open Cup #25 Europe0 : 3 uThermal$100
2020-06-222ndESL Open Cup #24 Europe1 : 3 Reynor$100
2020-06-181stWardiTV !Vikings Invitational3 : 2 MaNa$100
2020-06-101stUnderdogs 2020: Season 23 : 1 MarineLorD$569
2020-06-011stESL Open Cup #21 Americas3 : 0 PartinG$200
2020-05-291stMethod Mayhem Cup #13 : 1 souL$300
2020-05-251stESL Open Cup #20 Americas3 : 2 Namshar$200
2020-05-221stSC2 Royal #44 : 3 SKillous$437
2020-05-181stESL Open Cup #19 Europe3 : 2 ShoWTimE$200
2020-05-121stWardiTV Balance Test Mod Invitational3 : 2 souL$300
2020-05-101stESL Open Cup #18 Americas3 : 0 PtitDrogo$100
2020-05-061stRed Bull Xel'Naga Finest #53 : 0 Elazer$271
2020-04-301stGlobal Clan Invitational4 : 2 Reynor$375
2020-04-291stRed Bull Xel'Naga Finest #43 : 0 MaNa$271
2020-04-231stTHE SHIFT4 : 1 uThermal$250
2020-04-221stRed Bull Xel'Naga Finest #33 : 2 Serral$271
2020-04-191stESL Open Cup #15 Europe3 : 1 Lambo$100
2020-04-121stESL Open Cup #14 Americas3 : 0 souL$100
2020-04-091stzukaCup #33 : 0 MaxPax$109
2020-04-081stRed Bull Xel'Naga Finest #13 : 1 Denver$272
2020-04-062ndWardiTV Spring Championship Pre-Season1 : 4 Reynor$250
2020-04-011stWardiTV We Sold Out4 : 2 Reynor$300
2020-03-301stUnderdogs 2020: Season 16 : 1 DnS$557
2020-03-261stWardiTV !Raid Invitational3 : 0 Bly$100
2020-03-221stESL Open Cup #11 Americas3 : 1 Bly$100
2020-03-211stTaco Cup 53 : 0 MaNa$700
2020-03-151stESL Open Cup #10 Americas3 : 2 HeRoMaRinE$100
2020-03-142ndJanuary Series Finals2 : 4 uThermal$260
2020-01-261stESL Open Cup #3 EuropeZZZZZ3 : 2 HeRoMaRinE$100
2019-12-281stAfreeca World 494 : 0 Bly$125
2019-12-221stSC2 Royal #24 : 1 MaNa$445
2019-12-211stWardiTV Christmas Invitational 43 : 0 ShoWTimE$350
2019-12-151stStarCraft Sundays Season 3, Weekly #114-0Grp S.$80
2019-12-141stBig Gabe Invitational #13 : 0 Lambo$250
2019-11-111stWardiTV Balance Test Mod Invitationals #23 : 0 Harstem$75
2019-11-102ndAlpha Pro Series: Ultimate Showdown NA vs. EU3 : 4 Cham$80
2019-10-081stBaseTradeTV Open3 : 0 Denver$75
2019-10-061stStarCraft Sundays Season 2, Weekly #83 : 1 Denver$80
2019-09-292ndSC2 Royal #11 : 4 HeRoMaRinE$218
2019-09-021stUnderdogs Season 574 : 1 PtitDrogo$250
2019-09-011stSC on the DL 24 : 3 souL$315
2019-08-251stThe Octagon4 : 1 Snute$166
2019-08-211stMomentum Cup Season 3 EU Cup 43 : 0 Bee$60
2019-08-201stMomentum Cup Season 3 EU Cup 33 : 2 DnS$60
2019-08-111stSunday Heroes Open #593 : 1 Bly$60
2019-08-052ndUnderdogs Season 563 : 4 PtitDrogo$125
2019-05-312ndWardiTV European League1 : 4 MaNa$370
2019-05-122ndMomentum Cup Finals0 : 4 Harstem$400
2019-04-291stUnderdogs Season 544 : 3 MarineLorD$250
2019-04-012ndUnderdogs Season 531 : 4 Denver$125
2019-03-221stMasters Cup 1173 : 2 Nerchio$125
2019-01-262ndWardiTV Invitational 6 Europe0 : 3 Namshar$75
2018-12-091stGamez Invitational #9: Clem vs Bly4 : 1 Bly$70
2018-11-202ndWardiTV Invitational 51 : 3 uThermal$75
2018-10-202ndMy Sweet Sixteen Party1-3Grp S.$75
2018-10-082ndUnderdogs Season 491 : 4 DnS$125
2018-08-201stAnonymous #43 : 1 DnS$250
2018-03-262ndUnderdogs Season 432 : 4 ShaDoWn$137.50
2018-03-131stGo4SC2 February 20183 : 2 MaNa$186
2018-02-121stUnderdogs Season 42ZZZZZ4 : 2 ShaDoWn$254.50
2018-01-151stUnderdogs Season 41ZZZZZ3 : 2 Denver$270
2017-12-112ndUnderdogs Season 401 : 3 DnS$128.75
2017-11-132ndCorsair Cup Season 10 Finals1 : 3 Bly$100
2017-11-062ndUnderdogs Season 390 : 3 Denver$144
2016-10-191stUnderdogs Season 283 : 1 ShaDoWn$220
2016-08-182ndUnderdogs Season 261 : 3 ShaDoWn$114
In A4Basic tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2021-04-161stMonsterSC2TV WeeklyCast #264 : 0 MarineLorD$60
2021-03-271stMonsterSC2TV WeeklyCast #234 : 2 Zoun$59
2021-03-191stMonsterSC2TV WeeklyCast #224 : 0 Elazer$60
2021-01-091stBearMe Invitational 1 Match 13 : 0 Elazer$115
2020-11-121stMonsterSC2TV WeeklyCast #74 : 1 Denver$59
2020-08-181stAlpha Pro Series Match 1975 : 2 Astrea$81.90
2020-05-011stAlpha Pro Series Match 1685 : 4 ShoWTimE$150
2019-09-161stBTTV Match 23 : 0 Lambo$70
2018-10-281stGo4SC2 Cup 8253 : 0 Brat_OK$114
2018-09-231stPsiX Pro Series Match 295 : 4 ShaDoWn$59
2018-08-261stGo4SC2 Cup 8073 : 1 Snute$116
2018-04-011stGo4SC2 Cup 7653 : 0 Rodzyn$123
2018-02-251stGo4SC2 Cup 756ZZZZZ3 : 0 Starbuck$123
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2019-12-084thStarCraft II: NationWars 20193 : 4$1,546.30
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2018-03-111stOSC Team Championship 201714 : 7$25
In A3Minor tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2020-12-161stSC2 Royal #6: Team Edition5 : 3$500
2020-11-251stSC2 Royal #6: Team Edition Seeding Stage4-0Grp S.$50
2018-11-171stGamez Invitational #5: Poland vs France4 : 3$50
Complete Results in any Tournament

Medias[edit]

Interviews and Spotlights[edit]

Championships[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs vs vs vs Total
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as 1 - 233.3 %2 - 0100 %4 - 833.3 %0 - 0-7 - 1041.2 %
as 1129 - 59565.5 %624 - 40660.6 %959 - 55463.4 %2 - 0100 %2714 - 155563.6 %
as 0 - 0-2 - 166.7 %0 - 0-0 - 0-2 - 166.7 %
as 2 - 250 %3 - 0100 %0 - 20 %0 - 0-5 - 455.6 %

Earnings Statistics


References[edit]

  1. "Welcome dPixClem to the team". Dead Pixels. 2016-06-19.
  2. "Welcome Clem and Harstem to team Liquid". Team Liquid. 2020-02-21.
  3. TheOneAboveU (2021-04-09). "Weekly MVP Award: Liquid'Clem". TL.net. Retrieved 2020-04-11.