PiG

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Player Information
Name:
Jared Krensel
Birth:
December 11, 1988 (1988-12-11) (age 29)
Country:
Race:
Team:
Alternate IDs:
x5.PiG, aLtPiG, TtPiG, Anything
Total Earnings:
$30,809.24
WCS Circuit rank:
Links
Achievements
IEM Season VI - Southeast Asian Championship
History
2013-02-24 - Present

Jared "PiG" Krensel is a Zerg player from Australia, currently playing for Exile5.[1] Since May 2016, he hosts The PiG Daily.

Biography[edit]

Jared "PiG" Krensel is a Zerg player from Australia, living in Sydney. He played Warcraft III casually before StarCraft II without any history in competitive gaming. He is known for his recent improvement in all matchups and playstyles since deciding to play full-time with Tt eSports.

In his personal life, PiG studied Media Communication at the University of Sydney but is currently delaying his degree to focus on pro gaming.

Wings Of Liberty[edit]

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His first tournament was a Cityhunter anniversary offline festival in July/August 2010, and soon after played a 2v2 tournament with his brother in which the pair took out the all-star team of mOOnGLaDe and Herbz in the group stages. After that he excelled with a few top3 placings at local Sydney LAN tournaments. Also on road to improvement, PiG took 3rd place in an NA ESL tournament as he massed tournaments on the NA server for practice.

PiG finished in third place at the Australian WCG National Finals in October 2011, despite falling to the lower bracket in the first round.

Intel Extreme Masters[edit]

IEM Season VII Singapore[edit]

PiG would qualify for IEM Season VII - Singapore due to his top place finish in the SEA Qualifier.

Travelling to Singapore he would be knocked out in the group stage, winning two games against VortiX and Yekke, but losing to MC, HasuObs and MaFia.

World Championship Series[edit]

2012 WCS Australia Nationals[edit]

From August 10 to August 11, 2012, PiG participated in the World Championship Series 2012 Australia. PiG defeated Ninja, EdgE, tgun, and mOOnGlaDe in order to advance in to the finals. In the finals, PiG faced mOOnGlaDe once more. After defeating him by a score of 1-2, 2-0, PiG grabbed first place. He was less successful the following day at the World Championship Series Oceania event. He defeated JazBas 2-0 in the first round, but was then defeated by mOOnGLaDe 0-2 and in the loser's bracket by Light 0-2, ending his run.

2013 WCS America Challenger Qualifiers[edit]

On September 20, 2013, PiG attempted to qualify for the WCS America Challenger League, but failed this first qualifier by losing to Jig in the finals.

On September 28, 2013, PiG attempted during this second qualifier to qualify for Challenger League again, but lost to Guitarcheese in the semifinals, thus ending his attempts to qualify for WCS America Challenger for season 3.

Trivia[edit]

  • Formerly played for the sponsored team Tt eSPORTS as the SEA region representative.[2]
  • Previously Studied Media Communication at the University of Sydney.[Citation needed]
  • Delayed his university degree in June 2011 and became a full-time coach to support himself.[2]
  • Known for wearing his pig hat while streaming games or shows.[Citation needed]
  • Hosts several streaming shows such as PiG's POV which analyse replays or give insight into the game.[3]
  • Played Protoss in Beta without knowing how the Warpgate research helped as it meant you couldn't queue units up.[Citation needed]
  • Also in Beta, PiG changed race to Terran and Thor rushed every game.[Citation needed]
  • PiG was invited to ONOG i2 $5,000 Invitational by popular vote.
  • Was featured in an APM video

Achievements[edit]

In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2016-02-141st2016 WCS Winter Regional Challengers: Oceania, SEA, Japan3 : 0 iaguz$1,000
2016-02-142nd2016 WCS Winter Regional Challengers: Oceania, SEA, Japan2 : 4 Petraeus$1,500
In A3Minor and A5Monthly tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2016-09-171stMelbourne Spring Cup #13 : 1 Seither$226
2016-03-131stDavid Filth League4 : 1 Seither$196.76
2014-11-301stSEA Masters Cup 473 : 1 EnDerr$84.8
2014-11-291st2014 Domination Cup2 : 0 Pezz$394.18
2014-10-271stSEA Masters Cup 464 : 2 Petraeus$150
2014-10-141stACL Online Series3 : 1 EnDerr$435.42
2014-02-151stSYF Summer LAN 20142 : 0 Probe$542.19
2014-01-121st2014 WCS Season 1 America: Oceania/South East Asia Qualifier4 : 0 KingKong$600
2013-11-241stSEA Championship Series Season 1 Finals2 : 3 Arthur$641.84
2013-10-202nd2013 ACL Pro Sydney0 : 3 KingKong$529.46
2013-04-142nd2013 ACL Pro Season 10 : 2 KingKong$575
2013-03-031stCity Hunter's Kingston Comp #102 : 0 MaFia$200
2012-08-261stCity Hunter's Kingston Comp #82 : 0 Ninja$230
2012-08-111st2012 World Championship Series: Australia Nationals3 : 2 mOOnGLaDe$4,000
2012-07-081stACLPro Melbourne4 : 2 MaFia$1,021.03
2012-07-011stSEA Masters Cup 193 : 1 dde$76.82
2012-06-161stSEA Masters Cup 180 : 3 MaFia$100.84
2012-06-101stASUS ROG & Kingston Star Invite League4 : 0 MaFia$700
2012-02-192ndCity Hunter's Kingston Comp #41 : 2 Mafia$25
2012-01-081stCity Hunter's Kingston Comp #3- : W Rossi$50
2011-12-112ndAustralian Pro League2 : 3 Won$305.79
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

Matches[edit]

ZvZ[edit]

VODs[edit]

First Person View Match VODS[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2014[edit]

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2012[edit]

2011[edit]


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