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Siphonn

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Player Information
Name:
Kevin Bentz
Nationality:
Born:
December 9, 1994 (age 27)
Race:
Alternate IDs:
cSiphonn,FGSiphonn
Approx. Total Winnings:
$1,185
Years active:
2011 - 2015
Links
History
2012-01-?? — 2012-??-??
2012-06-03 — 2012-09-??
2012-09-27 — 2013-09-25
2013-11-24 — 2014-05-03
2014-07-08 — 201?-??-??
Recent Matches
Siphonn  United States
1:2
Canada  DeathRow
2015-03-07 00:00:04UTC  
Siphonn  United States
1:2
Canada  desRow
2015-03-07 00:00:01UTC  
Siphonn  United States
0:2
Denmark  Bunny
2015-03-01 00:00:10UTC  
Siphonn  United States
0:2
South Korea  Spear
2015-02-22 00:00:08UTC  
Siphonn  United States
1:0
Ozlord
2015-02-22 00:00:01UTC  


Kevin "Siphonn" Bentz (born December 9, 1994) is a retired American Protoss player.

He attended IEM Season VIII - New York, as his last tournament, and subsequently retired.[1] He has since returned to the world of competitive SC2 to play for Deimos Esports in November 2013.[2] However, Siphonn became teamless once again after the team's disbandment, on 3 May 2014.[3]

Biography[edit]

Siphonn started playing Starcraft competitively in March 2011 after he reached Master two months after buying the game. He has an aggressive play style in the early to mid-game. He has no RTS-experience prior to Starcraft 2. Siphonn was briefly a professional Call of Duty player, most notably taking second place in the first Machinima Frag Cup [4]

Wings of Liberty[edit]

March 2012: Siphonn played Infinity Seven's Axslav in a show match for 50$ sponsored by GamerWarehouse. Siphonn went on to win 3-1 in dominating fashion.

April 2012: Siphonn defeated Korean Protoss Crane of FXO in finals of the Playhem Daily #218 2-1 to take 1st place.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

On November 24, 2013, Siphonn joined Deimos Esports.[2]

In the 2014 WCS America Challenger League Qualifiers, Siphonn fell just short of qualifying losing 1-2 to CatZ.

In March 2014, Siphonn played in LAN ETS 2014 in Quebec, beating players like Hendralisk, NuBrGNi and Jig making it to the round of 8, before dropping to AlexCMoi.

Siphonn competed in the 2014 WCS America Challenger League Season Qualifiers. Jig and JonSnow were among the notable players he knocked out before losing 1-2 in the qualifying finals versus Hendralisk.

After qualifying for Breaking Out Season 2, Siphonn finished second place in The Breakout Invitational 2 tournament, losing in the finals 0-4 to hendralisk.

Siphonn competed in MLG Anaheim 2014. He was knocked into the losers bracket in round 2 losing 0-2 to HyuN. In the losers bracket he fell out of the tournament losing 0-2 to Vibe in round 4.

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2013-01-1821st - 24thIEM Season VII - KatowiceClarity GamingClarity Gaming0–5Grp S.$600
In A3Minor Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2014-05-182ndThe Breakout Invitational 20 : 4$430.86
2012-07-082ndLocalBattles Power Overwhelming #4Back2Back GamingBack2Back Gaming5 : 5$24
In A4Basic Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2012-04-232ndPlayhem NA Daily 221– : –$20
2012-04-201stPlayhem NA Daily 218– : –$60
2012-03-201stAxslav vs Siphonn3 : 1$50
Complete list of results in any tournament

Interviews[edit]

External Links[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Protoss43 - 5145.7 %20 - 4033.3 %61 - 4657 %4 - 357.1 %128 - 14047.8 %

Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics

TierTotal
A3Minor0202
Total0202

References[edit]