Newbee

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Team Information
Location:
Region:
Team Captain:
Hu "Kaka" Liangzhi
Sponsor:
Total Earnings:
$7,168,302
Links
Achievements
MarsTV Dota 2 League The International 2014 World Cyber Arena 2014 ECL_2014/Autumn Nanyang Dota 2 Championships/Season 2 
History
Created:
2014-02-13
Recent Player Trades:
2015-09-01: Rabbit leaves to join Invictus Gaming
2015-09-03: chisbug registers with the team for the upcoming majors
2015-09-04: Xiao2lei and MK join the team as a primary player and a substitute player respectively. Li joins Newbee.Young. MelodyLovers leaves to join Team Braveheart.

Newbee's roster for Ti4 - Hao, SanSheng, Mu, xiao8 and banana.
Newbee sets videogame prize money record with $5million Dota 2 championship win.
Newbee's roster in late 2014 and early 2015 - Banana, SanSheng, Mu, June, Rabbit.
Newbee's roster in 2016 - Kpii, Kaka, ChuaN, Hao and Mu.
Newbee's roster for Ti6 - Kaka, mu, ChuaN, Kpii and Hao.
Upcoming Matches
No upcoming games

Overview[edit]

The International 2014[edit]

Newbee earned a direct invite to TI4 but struggled initially, finishing 7-8 in the second playoff phase before defeating LGD Gaming and Mousesports in tiebreakers for 9th place. However, they did not lose another series the rest of the way, first defeating Titan, Natus Vincere and Invictus Gaming to progress to the top 8 main event in the winners' side. At the main event, they defeated Vici Gaming and then Evil Geniuses to set up an all-Chinese grand final against Vici Gaming - which was also a matchup of two teams who enjoy forming deathballs. VG took the first game, but Newbee came back to take the next three and the $5 million first prize, including a 19-3 blitzing in the decisive Game 4 in just over 15 minutes.

Post-The International 2014-2015[edit]

After Newbee's victory, Xiao8 declared his retirement from the professional scene, and he was replaced by Rabbit. Despite the new swap, Newbee continued to exert dominance over 2014, winning WCA. In 2015, however, the team reached its first major disappointment as it placed last in the Dota 2 Asian Championships. With losses piling in, Hao eventually departed from Newbee with his position being taken by Rabbit, and the team welcoming in pubstar, June. The change in roster did not change the results, and the team continued to perform poorly going into the International 2015, where the defending champions finished at last place. The team later became subject to multiple changes with Hao returning to the team, Sansheng moving to inactivity as a sub, Chuan joining the team, and many other players coming and going such as chisbug, Xiao2Lei and Le. In the end, 2015 proved to be even more of a disappointment as the team hit last place at the Frankfurt Major and the World Cyber Arena.

2016[edit]

The team's fortune did not change going into the next year, as it would place 9th-12th at the Shanghai Major. After which, the team acquired Kaka and Kpii, and the team's fortune began changing. At the Chinese Qualifiers and Wild Card for EPICENTER, the team displayed a high level of dominance, earning a 29-0 streak from the qualifiers to the main tournament, ending 2nd overall. At the Manila Major, the team was undefeated for the entirety of China's qualifiers and the group stages, and the team ended the tournament at 3rd, having created a 21-0 streak. After the Major, the team earned a direct invite to The International 2016.

History[edit]

  • March 10th - Hao departs from the team.[7]
  • March 12th - KingJ officially departs the team and joins TongFu.[8]
  • March 14th - June officially joins the team.[9]
  • September 1st - Rabbit registers for the Majors as a member of Invictus Gaming.[10]
  • September 3rd - Ch and Hao register with the team for the upcoming majors; June leaves for CDEC Youth. [10]
  • September 4th - SanSheng and MK are registered as a substitutes for the main team. Xiao2lei joins the main Newbee team as a primary player.[10]
  • December 7th - ChuaN registers with Newbee for the upcoming majors. [11]
  • December 8th - le registers with Newbee. Banana moves to sub.[10]
  • February 23rd - The team is officially announced on Perfect World's QQ micro-blogging page.[12]
  • March 9th - After talks with Invictus Gaming, Banana transfers to the team, replacing ZSMJ.[13]
  • April 25th - SanSheng joins the team.[14]
  • July 21st - After nearly being eliminated from the group stage, Newbee take 1st place at The International 2014.[15]
  • July 28th - Xiao8 announces his break from professional Dota.[16]
  • August 26th - NewBee acquires Rabbit from LGD.[17]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Position Join Date
China uuu9 Xu Han 1 2016-09-17 [6]
China Sccc Song Chun 2 2016-09-17 [6]
Australia kpii Damien Chok 3 2016-03-25 [3]
China Faith Zeng Hongda 4/5 2016-09-17 [6]
China Kaka Captain Hu Liangzhi 4/5 2016-03-25 [3]

Inactive[edit]

Inactive Players
ID Name Position Join Date Inactive Date Active Team
China Hao Chen Zhihao 1 2015-09-03 [10] 2016-08-19 [4]

Former[edit]

The International 2016 lineup
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China Hao Chen Zhihao 1 2015-09-03 [10] -
Inactive
China Mu Zhang Pan 2 2014-02-23 [12] 2016-09-14 [5]
Retired
Australia kpii Damien Chok 3 2016-03-25 [3] -
Malaysia ChuaN Wong Hock Chuan 4/5 2015-12-07 [11] 2016-09-17 [6] Newbee/Newbee Boss Newbee Boss
China Kaka Captain Hu Liangzhi 4/5 2016-03-25 [3] -
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China Xiao2lei Meng Lei 3 2015-09-04 [10] 2016-03-22 [2] Newbee/Newbee.Y Newbee Young
China le Zhang Xuanhao 4/5 2015-12-08 [10] 2016-03-22 [2] Newbee/Newbee.Y Newbee Young
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China chisbug Li Chen 5 2015-09-03 [10] 2015-12-?? Newbee/Newbee.Y Newbee Young
China MK Liu Yufeng Sub 2015-09-04 [10] 2015-??-?? FTD club/FTD club C FTD club C
The International 2015 lineup
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China Rabbit Wang Zhang 1 2014-08-26 [17] 2015-09-01 [10] Invictus Gaming/Invictus Gaming Invictus Gaming
China Mu Zhang Pan 2 2014-02-23 [12] -
China June Captain Lin Shiyang 3 2015-03-14 [9] 2015-09-03 [10] CDEC Gaming/CDEC.Y CDEC Youth
China SanSheng Wang Zhaohui 4 2014-04-25 [14] 2015-??-??
China Banana Wang Jiao 5 2014-03-09 [13] 2016-03-18 [1] LGD Gaming/LGD Gaming LGD Gaming
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China KingJ Zhou Yang 6 2014-02-23 [12] 2015-03-12 [8] TongFu/TongFu TongFu
The International 2014 lineup
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China Hao Captain Chen Zhihao 1 2014-02-23 [12] 2015-03-10 [7] Vici Gaming/Vici Gaming Vici Gaming
China Mu Zhang Pan 2 2014-02-23 [12] -
China xiao8 Captain Zhang Ning 3 2014-02-23 [12] 2014-07-29 [16] Big God Big God
China Banana Wang Jiao 4 2014-03-09 [13] -
China SanSheng Wang Zhaohui 5 2014-04-25 [14] -
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China ZSMJ Gong Jian 4 2014-02-23 [12] 2014-03-09 [13] HyperGloryTeam HyperGloryTeam

Organization[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position
China CuZn Tong Xin CEO
China SanSheng Wang Zhaohui Coach

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2017-01-08 A22nd A1Premier ESL One Genting 2017 2 : 3 Digital Chaos $50,000
2016-12-31 A11st A2Major Dota2 Professional League Season 2 - Top 3 : 0 Invictus Gaming/iG Vitality $238,000
2016-12-18 A22nd A1Premier China Top 2016 0 : 2 Evil Geniuses $57,476
2016-10-02 A22nd A1Premier Mars Dota 2 League 2016 Autumn 1 : 3 Evil Geniuses $50,000
2016-08-10 A99 - 12th A1Premier The International 2016 1 : 2 Team Liquid $311,557
2016-07-10 A11st A1Premier Nanyang Dota 2 Championships Season 2 3 : 2 Wings Gaming/Wings Gaming $100,609.6
2016-06-12 A33rd A1Premier The Manila Major 2016 1 : 2 Team Liquid $315,000
2016-05-15 A22nd A1Premier EPICENTER 2 : 3 Team Liquid $100,000
2014-10-05 A11st A1Premier World Cyber Arena 2014 3 : 0 Cloud9 $322,880
2014-07-21 A11st A1Premier The International 2014 3 : 1 Vici Gaming/Vici Gaming $5,025,029
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