monchi

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Player Information
Name:
Philipp Simon
Country:
Race:
Total Earnings:
$20,257.88
Links
History
2011-08 – 2011-12
2011-12-18 – 2012-10-??
2012-10-20 – 2013-12-18
2013-12-18
Retired
Retired:
true

Philipp "monchi" Simon is a retired Protoss player from Austria.

Biography[edit]

On October 1, 2011, monchi injured his elbow in a crash at his motocross club's yearly race. It was uncertain when he would be able to focus on his StarCraft II career again.[1]

Just after making his comeback in the beginning of December, it was announced that he was joining ESC ICYBOX.[2] He left the team on September 1, 2012.[3]

He casted the IEM Season VI - World Championship together with Mori in German.

In the 2012 IeSF World Championship, he was able to defeat 2012 WCS Korea runner-up Squirtle 2-1 despite being the underdog in the quarterfinals. Winning 2-0 against Masterok in the semifinals, he clinched his first offline tournament championship by defeating NightEnD 3-1.

On 20 October 2012, XMG announced that he had signed a one-year contract as a full-time player with them.[4]

On 19 December 2013, XMG announced that he retired due to health issues.[5]

Trivia[edit]

  • His ID comes from his nickname in real life: "Simonchichi".[6]

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2012-11-243 - 4thDreamHack EIZO Open: Winter1 : 3 HerO$7,545.29
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2013-05-104thESL Pro Series Germany - Spring Season 20130 : 2 XlorD$324.74
2012-12-071stESL Pro Series Germany - Winter Season 20123 : 2 XlorD$3,878.22
2012-10-041stIeSF 2012 World Championship3 : 1 NightEnD$2,251.95
In A3Minor and A5Monthly tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2012-03-011stSennheiser Hear To Win Cup #53 : 0 LaZ$199.76
2012-01-121stGo4SC2 December 20113 : 1 Check$640.78
Complete Results in any Tournament

Interviews[edit]

2013[edit]

2012[edit]

Matches & VODs[edit]

First Person View Match VODS[edit]

Gallery[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]