Player Spotlight: Gaborik
Player Spotlight is a new article series that gives you the opportunity to get to know the players that are playing in BESL Pro competitions a little bit better. From historic achievements to favorite players. From their Baltic state dream team to what music and food they like. Player Spotlight has it all!
This week’s Player Spotlight goes to a player from team Domino Gaming:
Name, Surname: Mario Piirisaar
Date of Birth: 30th of June, 1994
The first nickname that you had: Gaborik
How did you come up with your current nickname: Not really hard who follows hockey. My favorite NHL player is called Marian Gaborik, so this is where it came from.
CS:GO hours recorded: ~6400
Playing CS franchise games for: ~12 years
Playing in BESL Pro: 4 seasons
BESL Pro LAN finals reached: 1 time basically, but got kicked before
BESL Pro winner: 0 times
Biggest achievements in CS:GO: Reaching the LAN part of FCDB Cup (tier 2 event), and, of course, winning GameOn 2017.
Peripherals & In-game Settings
Mouse: Zowie ZA12
Mousepad: Zowie G-SR
Keyboard: HyperX Alloy
Headset: Beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro 250ohms
Crosshair: cl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 2; cl_crosshairdot 0; cl_crosshairgap -3; cl_crosshairsize 2.5; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 1; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0.
TOP5 best CS:GO Players in the world:
TOP5 best CS:GO Players from Baltic states:
Baltic state all-star team: ropz, broky, shokz, YEKINDAR +any Baltic IGL.
Favorite map: Train.
Least-favorite map: Cache.
Most underrated player: NAF from Liquid.
Most overrated player: Don’t have anyone in mind really.
Best AWP player in the world: ZywOo.
Best AWP player in Baltic states: broky.
The best teammate ever played with: bitchiR-
Worst teammate ever played with: isk.
Best LAN event you’ve attended: FCDB Cup 2017.
Worst LAN event you’ve attended: TTÜ Lan 2009
AK or SG: SG.
M4 or AUG: M4.
Favorite position to hold: Overpass mid.
Hardest bombsite to retake: Inferno A site.
Worst gun in CS:GO: Bizon or MP7.
Win a game with bad stats or lose a game with good stats: Win a game with bad stats
One thing you would change about CS:GO: Model movement - get rid of the advantage you have when peeking from certain side (right vs left side peek).
Does age affect performance in CS:GO: Yes.
Should VAC-banned players get a second chance: Depends on the case.
Best song to listen to while playing DM/Botz: I listen a lot of songs, but I would say right now Pola & Bryson - Cold Love.
Best song to hype yourself up before an official game: Ever since GameOn 2017 it has been What So Not - Gemini.
TOP3 favorite foods:
Does pineapple belong on pizza? No.
TOP3 favorite snacks:
Chips with dip
Popcorn - sweet or salty? Salty.
TOP3 favorite beverages:
Is Pepsi okay? Yes.
TOP3 favorite music bands/artists:
Camo & Krooked
Band/artist that you would want to see perform LIVE: Kings of the Rollers.
TOP3 favorite songs:
Music genre that you would never listen to: Screamo.
TOP3 favorite movies/TV shows:
Movie/TV show character that you would want to hang out with: Driver (played by Ryan Gosling) from Drive.
TOP3 favorite streamers:
Favorite game to watch on streams: CS:GO or GTA SA Speedruns..
TOP3 things to do outside of playing CS:GO:
Hang out with friends
Play other games
The first video game you ever played: Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed
What games do you play outside of CS:GO: Sim racing games mostly.