South Africa

South Africa

Total Prize Money Earned:
$1,929,174.77 From 502 Tournaments
World Ranking:
#62




There have been 785 South African esports players that have been awarded a total of $1,929,174.77 USD in prize money across 502 tournaments. The highest awarding game was Counter-Strike: Global Offensive with $937,299.24 USD won, making up 48.59% of all earnings by South African players. Ioannis "JT" Theodosiou is the highest earning South African player with $196,451.14 USD in prize money won overall, with $169,251.14 USD or 86.15% won from playing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments.

Top Games


 Game NameTotal (Game)
1.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$937,299.24
2.Rocket League$429,879.66
3.FIFA 18$109,110.00
4.FIFA 23$80,399.99
5.Dota 2$78,014.23
6.Counter-Strike 2$37,757.14
7.Hearthstone$25,834.19
8.Apex Legends$21,410.00
9.FIFA 21$21,000.00
10.Street Fighter 6$20,750.00
11.Battlefield 4$18,838.25
12.StarCraft II$13,474.95
13.Assetto Corsa Competizione$13,207.90
14.VALORANT$12,376.01
15.Zwift$9,664.88
16.League of Legends$9,601.59
17.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$9,516.34
18.FIFA 20$8,355.53
19.Street Fighter V: Champion Edition$8,000.00
20.Overwatch$7,953.71
21.rFactor 2$7,176.67
22.Tekken 7$6,850.00
23.FIFA 22$6,000.00
24.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$4,483.33
25.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$4,320.00


Top Players


 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (Overall)
1.South Africa JTIoannis Theodosiou$196,451.14
2.South Africa SonicAran Groesbeek$122,019.36
3.South Africa SnowyyGareth Spiers$58,291.50
4.South Africa FadeyRhys Armstrong$55,488.79
5.South Africa DarthEthan Deysel$51,191.50
6.South Africa 2Die4David Morgenrood$48,099.53
7.South Africa KaylanKaylan Moodley$47,899.86
8.South Africa BeastJulio Bianchi$47,083.33
9.South Africa DetronyDimitri Hadjipaschali$44,272.50
10.South Africa ElusiveRuan van Wyk$39,558.70
11.South Africa MisteMGareth Ries$33,907.32
12.South Africa Shiaan Rugbeer- -$33,800.00
13.South Africa Thabo Mike Moloi- -$32,400.00
14.South Africa SkillStealNiel-Robèrt Burger$30,290.60
15.South Africa flexyeRieghardt Romatzki$23,005.82
16.South Africa KamzKamran Naidoo$22,520.75
17.South Africa kaniiTrevor Morley$22,214.87
18.South Africa CastawayTravis Waters$22,076.73
19.South Africa bLacKpoisoNRobby Da Loca$21,871.44
20.South Africa HappymealDavid du Plessis$21,398.86
21.South Africa DomsterrDominic Sampaio$21,025.20
22.South Africa SweatyJoshua Kleynhans$18,082.33
23.South Africa WertyUmar Rasool$17,925.01
24.South Africa TakbokJan Theron$17,131.76
25.South Africa BlazeJosh Saunders$15,827.89


Top Tournament Results


1.VS Gaming Festival$106,110.00FIFA 188 Players
2.MettleState Samsung Galaxy Championship - Finals$74,390.70Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
3.VS Gaming League Masters 2018 - Finals$41,516.35Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
4.FIFA eClub World Cup 2023$40,000.00FIFA 232 Players
5.VS Gaming Masters 2019 (CS:GO)$38,161.60Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
6.Telkom DGL Masters 2016 CS:GO Final$36,047.40Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
7.ESL African Championship - Season 2 - Finals (CS:GO)$34,274.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive10 Players
8.Telkom DGL Masters 2017 Season 2 - Masters Cup$30,354.35Counter-Strike: Global Offensive20 Players
9.ESL African Championship - Season 2 - South Africa (CS:GO)$28,605.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
10.ESL African Championship - Season 1 (CS:GO)$28,499.98Counter-Strike: Global Offensive42 Players
11.DreamHack Mumbai Invitational 2018 (CS:GO)$24,522.05Counter-Strike: Global Offensive10 Players
12.Telkom DGL Masters 2016 Dota 2 Final$24,512.30Dota 215 Players
13.WESG 2016 - Middle East & Africa Finals (CS:GO)$23,972.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive15 Players
14.FIFA 21 Global Series - West Asia & South Africa (PS4)$21,000.00FIFA 212 Players
15.Funspark ULTI 2020 - Europe Final$20,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive2 Players
15.FLASHPOINT Season 1$20,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive2 Players
15.DreamHack Open Winter 2018 (CS:GO)$20,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive5 Players
18.RLCS 2022-23 - Winter: SSA Regional 3 - Winter Invitational$19,600.01Rocket League23 Players
19.RLCS 2022-23 - Winter: SSA Regional 2 - Winter Cup$18,733.34Rocket League22 Players
20.RLCS 2022-23 - Fall: SSA Regional 1 - Fall Open$18,400.01Rocket League20 Players
21.RLCS 2022-23 - Spring: SSA Regional 3 - Spring Invitational$17,999.98Rocket League22 Players
22.RLCS 2022-23 - Fall: SSA Regional 3 - Fall Invitational$17,866.68Rocket League21 Players
23.RLCS 2022-23 - Winter: SSA Regional 1 - Winter Open$17,866.67Rocket League21 Players
24.RLCS 2022-23 - Spring: SSA Regional 1 - Spring Open$17,866.65Rocket League22 Players
25.RLCS 2022-23 - Spring: SSA Regional 2 - Spring Cup$17,466.65Rocket League20 Players