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Strelok

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[e][h] Strelok
Player Information
Name:
Євген Опаришев
Romanized Name:
Ievgen Oparyshev
Nationality:
Born:
May 25, 1985 (age 37)
Race:
Alternate IDs:
mouz.Strelok, imba.Strelok, FXO.Strelok, Boys, ForeverYoung
Approx. Total Winnings:
$25,764
Years active:
2010 - 2015
2017
Years active (caster):
2016
Links
History
2009-01-03 — 2011-05-13
2011-05-13 — 2012-03-03
2012-03-03 — 2013-04-09
2013-04-09 — 2013-11-01
2013-11-29 — 2014-12-03
2014-12-03 — 2015-06-05
Retired:
2015-06-05
Recent Matches
Strelok  Ukraine
0:2
Poland  MaNa
2017-08-15 00:00:32UTC  
strelok  Chile
0:2
Mexico  Pacomike
2017-07-23 00:00:31UTC  
Strelok  Ukraine
0:2
Poland  Nerchio
2017-05-12 00:00:04UTC  
Strelok  Ukraine
1:2
Russia  Aizen
2015-04-23 14:00:43UTC  
Strelok  Ukraine
1:2
Russia  Happy
2015-04-23 14:00:40UTC  


Ievgen "Strelok" Oparyshev (born May 25, 1985) is a retired Ukrainian Terran player.

Biography[edit]

  • Was one of the best European StarCraft: Brood War Terran players.
  • Was involved in the controversy in Valor tournament when Fenix dropped during a match.[1]
  • Did not attend StarCraft Invitational Tournament because of visa problems (replaced by ClouD).

Beta Notes[edit]

During the StarCraft II beta, Strelok was positioned in the Platinum League(Division 6), ranked fifth with a record of 291-218.[2]

Despite a relatively slow start to the beta, Strelok began to play strongly towards the end of phase 1 and managed to win three Go4SC2 ESL Cups.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

Strelok was among the 10 invitees to the IEM Season V - Global Challenge Cologne, the first major live Starcraft event in Europe. Strelok's success in early launch was his double successive win in CraftCup #1 and #2, becoming the first player to win two consecutive CraftCups. Strelok competed in many of the TLOpens to attempt to qualify for TSL3. His total points forced him into a tie-breaker situation against SeleCT where he surprisingly took the series 3-0 and attained the final qualifier spot for TSL3. In the round of 32, Strelok was matched up against Tyler and was taken down 2-0.

On May 13, 2011, Strelok joined imba.FXOpen.

As an invitee to the first season of the NASL, Strelok dominated his division with an 8-1 score, taking first place with victories over players such as Squirtle and NaDa. Strelok was supposed to participate in the NASL Season 1 Grand Finals, but due to visa related issues, he could not go, so aLive replaced him.[3]

Strelok missed again a premier North American tournament in August 2011. Indeed, he had to cancel his participation in 2011 MLG Raleigh because he caught a bad cold while he was visiting Cologne during the Gamescom.[4] He later participated in IEM Season VI - Global Challenge New York, where he was eliminated in group stage, losing to a surprising Gatored. He was later invited to Electronic Sports World Cup 2011, where he was narrowly eliminated in group stage.

Strelok again qualified for the NASL Season 2 Grand Finals by placing second in his division with a 5-2 record. His first game would be against EG's IdrA, but would be swiftly eliminated from the Grand Finals 0-3.

World Championship Series[edit]

2012 WCS Ukraine Nationals[edit]

On July 21, 2012, Strelok participated in the World Championship Series 2012 Ukraine. Strelok defeated White and Kas, in order to advance in to the fourth round to face Bly. He fell to the losers' bracket after losing to Bly by a score of 0-2. In the losers' bracket, Strelok was once again unable to grab any more victories and ended up taking third place after losing to White-Ra by a score of 0-2.

IGN ProLeague[edit]

IPL Season 3[edit]

From September 17 to September 18, 2011, Strelok participated in the IPL Season 3 Qualifier 4. Strelok started off from the Round of 64. Strelok defeated StrifeCro, zzkk12345, Mentalist, MacSed, and ChAnCe, in order to advance in to the finals to face TheStC. He wasn't able to defeat TheStC and ended up taking second place after losing by a score of 0-2.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

On April 9, 2013, Natus Vincere announced a merger with FXO.Europe, resulting in all European players with the exception of the inactive Elbegast to play under Na'Vi.[5]

Na'Vi disbanded their SC2 team on November 1, 2013.[6]

World Championship Series[edit]

2013 WCS Europe Season 1[edit]

Strelok qualified for WCS Europe Season 1 Premier League, where he reached the Ro16, getting knocked down to Challenger League. There, he lost in the Ro16 to Dayshi, then finished 3rd in his group, maintaining his Challenger League status for Season 2.

Trivia[edit]

  • Plays Terran in Brood War as well as StarCraft II.
  • Has an economics degree.[Citation needed]
  • "Strelok" is "Marksman" in Russian.

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2012-06-152ndNorth American Star League Season 3: Division 3FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports6–2Grp S.$900
In A2Major Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2013-01-193rdESET Winter Masters 2012FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports3 : 2$1,500
2011-08-201stSennheiser CupGuild of ImbalanceGuild of Imbalance3 : 0$2,879.40
In A3Minor Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2015-03-312ndGo4SC2 February 2015CascadeCascade0 : 3$161.08
2015-02-112ndGo4SC2 January 2015CascadeCascade0 : 3$169.96
2014-12-022ndCascade1xbet Clan League Season 6Alien InvasionAlien Invasion2 : 4Punchline ESCPunchline ESC$75
2014-04-282ndWinamax Expresso InvitationalAlien InvasionAlien Invasion2 : 3mousesportsmousesports$27.27
2013-10-302ndXMG Balance Test: Pro InviteNatus VincereNatus Vincere0 : 3$68.60
2013-10-032ndRaidCall ESL Euro Series Summer 2013Natus VincereNatus Vincere1 : 3mousesportsmousesports$408.72
2013-09-161stGo4SC2 August 2013Natus VincereNatus Vincere3 : 2$400.10
2013-08-192ndGo4SC2 July 2013Natus VincereNatus Vincere0 : 3$200.05
2013-06-092ndGametoo.eXeS European CupNatus VincereNatus Vincere1 : 3$66.03
2013-05-072ndRazer Russia vs UkraineUkraineUkraine2 : 5RussiaRussia$0
2013-04-212ndEnerJ Cup Series 2013 AprilNatus VincereNatus Vincere2 : 3$150
2012-04-081stincredible Panic Team League Season 3FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports4 : 2Team EmpireTeam Empire$200
2012-04-051stSennheiser Hear To Win Cup #6FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports3 : 0$195.97
2011-12-022nd4PL CLan LeagueGuild of ImbalanceGuild of Imbalance2 : 3ESC IcyboxESC Icybox$143.49
2011-06-302ndCrota's Team Tournament S1mousesportsmousesports2 : 3FnaticFnatic$83.33
2011-05-211stHD World Tournamentmousesportsmousesports4 : 3$1,000
2011-02-282ndASUS Cup Winter 2011mousesportsmousesports0 : 3$138.75
2010-11-282ndASUS Cup Autumn 2010mousesportsmousesports0 : 2$478.79
2010-09-182ndAltitude TL Openmousesportsmousesports2 : 3$100
2010-06-052nd178.com Asia-Europe Star LeagueEuropeEurope5 : 9Asia$37.39
In A4Basic Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2014-09-281stGo4SC2 ESL Cup 409Alien InvasionAlien Invasion2 : 0$126.68
2013-10-131stGo4SC2 ESL Cup 316Natus VincereNatus Vincere3 : 2$100
2013-07-141stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #165Natus VincereNatus VincereW : –$130.66
2013-04-271stRegular Cup Cup 49Natus VincereNatus Vincere3 : 0$95.93
2013-03-241stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #149FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports3 : 0$129.76
2012-03-151st4PL Close Combat Cup 2012 Cup Mar Quali #5FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports2 : 0$65.39
2011-07-211stStarCraftWorld.it King of the Hill Cup 7Guild of ImbalanceGuild of Imbalance3 : 1$119
2011-05-221stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #57Guild of ImbalanceGuild of Imbalance3 : 0$141.58
2011-04-301stSennheiser Cup Season 1 Cup 12mousesportsmousesports3 : 1$148.05
2011-03-131stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #47mousesportsmousesports3 : 2$139.41
2011-02-201stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #44mousesportsmousesports3 : 2$136.94
2011-01-021stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #37mousesportsmousesports3 : 0$133.48
2010-12-121stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #35mousesportsmousesports3 : 0$132.28
2010-12-051stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #34mousesportsmousesports3 : 0$134.11
2010-11-191stCraftCup Cup 19mousesportsmousesports3 : 0$100
2010-09-121stZOTAC Cup EU Cup #22mousesportsmousesports3 : 1$126.77
2010-07-301stCraftCup Cup 1mousesportsmousesports3 : 0$50
Complete list of results in any tournament

Matches & VODs[edit]

First Person View Match VODS[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2008[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Terran217 - 19952.2 %158 - 14152.8 %243 - 23850.5 %2 - 0100 %620 - 57851.8 %
as Zerg0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 20 %0 - 0-0 - 20 %

Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics

TierTotal
A1Premier0101
A2Major1012
A3Minor391123
Total4101226

References[edit]

  1. "[Valor] Strelok Statement". TL.net. 2009-06-29. Retrieved 2014-08-20.
  2. 'EU Platinum Ranks' on TL.net
  3. aLive Replaces Strelok at Grand Finals
  4. imba.FXOpen.Strelok could not go to MLG
  5. sandr1x (2013-04-09). "Natus Vincere acquired new roster". navi-gaming.com/. Retrieved 2013-04-09.
  6. Fairon (2013-11-01). "Na`Vi.FXOpen disbands". tl.net. Retrieved 2013-11-01.
  7. "Twitter Post by Strelok". twitter.com. 2013-11-29. Retrieved 2013-11-29.