Victor ‘General’ Nigrini is a Ukrainian eSport pro that currently plays Dota 2 offlaner for Natus Vincere. His gaming experience with other squads like Power Rangers, Team Empire and Elements Pro Gaming, have made him the player he is today. He made a name for himself playing hero, Pudge in the Electronic Sports World Cup 2011, killing the opponents, ETeam.
At the International 2015, Victor bright and energetic, sneaked in the audience to be chosen as a player to form part of Team ChuaN. Victor’s offlaner characters are Storm Spirit, Ember Spirit and Invoker.
Where it all began:
Victor was practising Dota 2 for about four to five years, developing his skills to become a better gamer. Nigrini became a professional cyber athlete joining Duze Gaming in April 2015 acquiring the skills to move on with other teams such as sQreen’s Squad, Teamless, ScaryFaceZ and many more esports units.
Natus Vincere was founded in December 2009 with the help of ‘Arbalet’ who contributed towards the company to form a new Counter-strike team. All Navi players have one goal to play in esports tournaments like they were born to win. Through their successes, the company now supports different unit that compete in Dota, CS:GO, FIFA, World of Tanks and League of Legends.
Natus Vincere Dota roster was recreated in December 2015, consisting of the players Pajkatt, Dendi, Gneral, Sonneiko and Biver who carry on the NaVi Legacy.
Nigrini and his team NaVi have participated in the qualifiers stages of StarLadder i-League, The Kiev Major, Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017, The Boston Major among other esports tournaments.
General’s great performances had an impact on competitions like WESG 2016 Ukraine Qualifier beating the Ukrainian Cossacks. Another great win was at ESL One Frankfurt 2016 European qualifier stages beating a top team like Virtus.Pro.
The greatest win for General and his team, Natus Vincere was at StarLadder i-League Starseries Season 2. Navi won against top dota squad, Team Secret with the record of 3:1 to proudly claim $135K.