Nivera - biography, career and interesting facts
The Belgian newcomer
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Nabil "Nivera" Benrlitom is a Belgian CS:GO player, who was born on 10.06.2001 and is currently under contract with the French top team Vitality. However, he is currently benched. The Belgian is one of the biggest talents of the scene and furthermore the younger brother of Esport legend Adil "ScreaM" Benrlitom, who is currently active as a VALORANT player.
Nabil uses his Twitter profile mostly to keep his community up to date with the latest game results. However, he is quite active on his Instagram and also likes to post pictures from the team camp or together with his teammates.
On 11.12.2020, the Belgian also decided to start a Youtube channel and will most likely post highlight videos on it in the future. He last streamed on his Twitch profile with around 2,000 followers at the beginning of 2020.
Nivera - Career
Nivera's career first started in 2019 due to his very young age. In April, he was signed by the team "Legends" and moved to Warthox Esport about half a year later. However, this deal failed in the end and the team returned to their old organization.
Via Team WonderKids, Nivera moved to Team Heretics on March 14, 2020. The Spanish organization had a French lineup at the time and Nivera had the chance to play with experienced top players for the first time. Among others Lucky and kioShiMa were under contract with the team.
On 16.10.2020 was the big breakthrough for the young Belgian. He was signed by the French top team Vitality and integrated as the first player in a six-man lineup. He convinced especially with his individual class and quickly adapted to the high standards. However, due to Valve not supporting the six-man lineups at the major, Vitality decided to remove the Belgian from the active lineup again in March 2021.
Nivera - Achievements
Nabil's first participation in a S-Tier event was in the middle of 2020 and together with Heretics at ESL One: Cologne, sadly they could only finish 13th-16th. The Belgian has not yet been able to participate in a major tournament and will not get this chance until the end of 2020 in the best case scenario.
His biggest success by far was a triumph at the BLAST Premier: Fall, which they won 2-1 in the final match with Astralis. In total Nabil could already win two S-Tier tournaments with another success at the IEM Beijing and his total prize money is estimated at around 80,000 USD.