Team Secret is a European esports company that was created in August 2014. The gaming organisation supports several teams playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, Hearthstone, Super Smash Bros Melee, Street Fighter and Vainglory. The association also have a founded a female CS:GO team in 2016.
Team Secret’s current Dota 2 roster consists of five players, Ace, MidOne, Fata-, Puppey and YapzOr. The squad is well known for their dota strategy of stifling their opponents by securing an early advantage with mid lane heroes crushing the enemy while out-farming the enemy.
Team Secret have recently participated in the Premier match, Starladder i-League Starseries season 2, Major tournament Rog Masters and The International events among others. Their greatest accomplishment so far was at The Shanghai Major 2016 beating Team Liquid and taking home a jaw-dropping prize of $1.1million.
Marcus ‘Ace’ Hoelgaard is a Danish Dota 2 player currently playing for Team Secret. Gaming is in his family as his brother is also a professional gamer Sylvester ‘Link’ Hoelgaard. He takes on the role of carry, performing his best game plays with Centaur Warrunner, Anti Mage, Timbersaw.
Zheng ‘MidOne’ Yeik Nai is a Malaysian Dota player who takes on the solo middle role for Team Secret. His interest in video games all started with Tetris on Gameboy, moving on to play the Final Fantasy series on Playstation. His brother introduced MidOne to dota 2 which led him to play professionally with his very first team, Fnatic.
Adrian ‘FATA-‘ Trinks is a German Dota 2 cyber athlete considered to be one of the best European solo mid laners. He has made his debut with Mousesports and has built a name for himself, famous for his Mekansm builds on many heroes like Puck, Viper, Razor.
Clement ‘Puppey’ Ivanov is a professional cyber athlete who takes on the role of captain for Team Secret. Puppey plays the Jungler and Support position more often with dota characters like Chen, Enchantress and Enigma even though he has the ability and skill to handle any role. Having a musical background, Clement know how to play the clarinet, guitar, saxophone and violin.
Yazied ‘YapzOr’ Jaradat is a professional gamer from Jordan, training and competing in Dota 2 for Team Secret. Before he began his pro career, he often played at the local Café in Amman, where he befriended two other players, Miracle and Hook. He made his debut playing his aggressive playstyle on Mirana, Rubick and Clockwerk, to be one of the best support players around.