flusha - biography, career and interesting facts
3-time major winner
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Robin "flusha" Rönnquist is a Swedish professional player who was born on August 12, 1993. He is known for his high individual skill level and nicknames like "Senor VAC". The 27-year-old (as of Dec. 2020) is one of the most successful and historical players in the scene.
Big waves also hit the reports about the conviction of tax evasion on the part of flusha. The Swede allegedly avoided paying taxes on approximately $120,000 in tournament winnings in 2015 and was given a sentence of 120 hours of community service and $23,300 in fines. (Esports.com report). According to his statement, he did not know until now that he should have paid tax on them.
Flusha currently uses the latest OnePlus phone and likes to drink Monster Energy. He is also likely to have a cooperation with both companies. Another characteristic of the Swede was that he always played without a knife and only a few skins. His current Steam account was created by flusha on 2007-07-23 and he currently has about 10,700 game hours in CS:GO.
His girlfriend is Therese „Szanto“ Szanto, a Swedish CS:GO player of the same age as him. They don´t post alot about their private life online.
flusha - Career
Flusha practically spent his entire CS:GO career at fnatic. The top Swedish organization decided to sign the young star player in 2013. Before that, he had three short stays at the organizations SY_b, Westersn Wolves and Epsilon eSports. Early on, flusha's great skill was noticeable. Back in 2014, he was named the second best player of the year by HLTV.org.
At the end of 2016, fnatic decided to rebuild their roster, with flusha, JW and KRiMZ leaving the organization for GODSENT . A little later, specifically on January 04, 2017, fnatic reversed this decision and re-signed flusha and JW.
In 2018, the Swedish star player was under contract with Cloud9 for about six months before switching back to fnatic once again. All in all, flusha spent most of his career with the Swedish top team and alongside JW. In early 2021, flusha was replaced in the active lineup at fnatic by Jackinho.
flusha - Achievements
The first big success for flusha and thus victory at an S-Tier tournament was in November 2013 and at the same time a Major title at DreamHack Winter 2013 in the duel with NiP
. Six major participations and two victories followed in the next two years. Thus, together with JW and pronax, flusha was one of the players with the most Major titles for a long time. Since 2015, the biggest accomplishment measured by prize money was a win at the 2017 World Extreme Sports Games with $800,000 in winnings. The last notable success for the Swede and fnatic
was a win at ESL Pro League Season 11 in early 2020.
All in all, flusha is one of the most recognizable and historically successful players in history. At Intel Extreme Masters XII, he was awarded with the MVP award.