NiKo

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For the Danish player, see Nico.
For the other Danish player, see Niko (Danish player).
For the retired Swedish CS 1.6 player, see niko (Swedish player).
[e][h]FaZe Clanlogo std.png NiKo
NiKo at IEM Sydney 2017.jpeg
Player Information
Name:
Nikola Kovač
Birth:
February 16, 1997 (1997-02-16) (age 20)
Status:
Years Active (Player):
2009 – Present
Team:
Role(s):
Approx. Total Winnings:
$287,356
Alternate IDs:
NiKolinho, nIKOLINHO, NiKOLINHO
Links
History
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
201?-??-?? – 2013-1?-??
2013-11-06 – 2013-12-16
2013-12-16 – 2014-??-??
2014-??-?? – 2015-01-12
2015-01-12 – 2015-03-04
2015-03-04 – 2015-05-04
2015-05-04 – 2015-08-30
mousesports (Backup)
2015-08-30 – 2017-02-19
2017-02-19 – Present

Nikola "NiKo" Kovač (born February 16, 1997) is a Bosnian professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player and former Counter-Strike 1.6 player. NiKo got very popular within the community after his impressive performances for mousesports, especially during ESEA Season 18 where he showed his incredible aim and game sense at such young age. He currently plays the role of a rifler and secondary AWPer for FaZe Clan.

Gear and settings[edit]

Mouse settings [1] (list of)
Mouse Effective DPI cm/360 in/360 DPI In-game sens. Windows sens. Zoom sens. Raw input? Polling rate
ZOWIE by BenQ EC2-A 564 73.7 29 400 1.41 6/11 0.8 On 1000 Hz
Last updated on 17-07-2017 (94 days ago).
Hardware [2]
Mouse Mousepad
Zowie by benq-icon.png ZOWIE by BenQ EC2-A Zowie by benq-icon.png ZOWIE by BenQ G-SR
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
Benq-icon.png BenQ XL2540 240 Hz 1024×768 Stretched
Keyboard Headset
Steelseries-icon.png SteelSeries 6Gv2 Hyperx-icon.png HyperX Cloud II
Last updated on 17-07-2017 (94 days ago).
Crosshair settings [3] (list of)
Style Size Thickness Sniper Gap Outline Dot Color Alpha
5 1 0.5 1 -1 Yes (thickness 0) Yes (1) Custom (5) 250
Last updated on 17-07-2017 (94 days ago).
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cl_crosshairalpha 250; cl_crosshaircolor 5; cl_crosshaircolor_b 144; cl_crosshaircolor_r 27; cl_crosshaircolor_g 195;cl_crosshairdot 1; cl_crosshairgap -1; cl_crosshairsize 1; cl_crosshairstyle 5; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 0.5; cl_crosshair_sniper_width 1; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0;

Career achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2017-10-13 A11st A1Premier Csgo icon.png ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2017 FaZe Clanlogo std.png 2 : 0 Astralislogo std.png $500,000
2017-09-17 A11st A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL One: New York 2017 FaZe Clanlogo std.png 3 : 0 Liquid2017logo std.png $125,000
2017-06-25 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png Esports Championship Series Season 3 - Finals FaZe Clanlogo std.png 1 : 2 Sklogo std.png $120,000
2017-05-07 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png Intel Extreme Masters XII - Sydney FaZe Clanlogo std.png 1 : 3 Sklogo std.png $40,000
2017-04-09 A11st A1Premier Csgo icon.png StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3 FaZe Clanlogo std.png 2 : 1 Astralislogo std.png $125,000
2017-03-05 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png Intel Extreme Masters XI - World Championship FaZe Clanlogo std.png 1 : 3 Astralislogo std.png $44,000
2016-12-01 A55 - 8th A1Premier Csgo icon.png ELEAGUE Season 2 Mousesportslogo std.png 0 : 2 OpTic Gaminglogo std.png $50,000
2016-10-30 A33 - 4th A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL Pro League Season 4 - Finals Mousesportslogo std.png 0 : 2 C9logo std.png $45,000
2016-07-29 A33 - 4th A1Premier Csgo icon.png ELEAGUE Season 1 Mousesportslogo std.png 0 : 2 Virtuslogo std.png $70,000
2015-11-08 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png CEVO Season 8 Professional Mousesportslogo std.png 0 : 3 Virtuslogo std.png $25,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

  • Was voted 11th best CS:GO player of 2016 by HLTV.org.[4]

Highlights[edit]

Other[edit]

Other[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2017[edit]

2016[edit]

2015[edit]

2013[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Niko's Twitter, twitter.com
  2. Niko's Twitter, twitter.com
  3. Niko's Twitch, twitch.tv
  4. Top 20 players of 2016: niko (11), HLTV.org
  5. Zvonimir "Professeur" Burazin (2017-04-09). "NiKo: Win as much as possible". HLTV.
  6. Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2017-09-17). "NiKo wins ESL One NY MVP award". HLTV.