Bails

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Player Information
Name:
Bailey Thomas
Birth:
June 25, 1996 (1996-06-25) (age 21)
Country:
Race:
Team:
Alternate IDs:
mMeBails, altBails, iMpBails
Total Earnings:
$13,499.65
WCS Circuit rank:
Links
History
????-??-?? - 2012-05-13
2012-05-13 - 2012-10-15
2012-10-15 - 2013-04-??
2013-05-01 - 2013-09-04
2013-09-04 - 2013-11-23
2013-11-24 - 2014-05-03
2014-07-08 - 2016-08-08
2016-08-08 - Present

Bailey "Bails" Thomas is an American Protoss player, currently playing for Team eLevate.

Biography[edit]

Bailey "Bails" Thomas is a professional StarCraft II player from the United States. He is currently attending High School and has been playing StarCraft casually since he was 6. Shortly after the release of StarCraft II Bails began streaming and became one of the most popular up and coming streamers in North America. Bails has been very active in StarCraft II, reaching Grandmaster multiple times and maintaining a high ladder ranking on multiple servers.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

Bails competed regularly in ESEA, ISTL, and Team ALT's STL. Season 5 of ESEA saw ALT making the playoffs and being quickly eliminated after losing to It's GoSu and LaG Gaming. Bails also had a few strong runs in Playhem Daily tournaments, finishing 2nd to South Korean Protoss Classic of team Prime as well as a 3rd-place finish behind RagnaroK and MaSsan.

Bails attended MLG Summer Championship 2012 where he defeated ClassicKStarCraft, Insur, and TCFnick all 2-0 before losing to Magic 0-2 in Round 4 of the winners' bracket. Bails dropped to the lower bracket where he defeated teammates Dice and Bonk before losing to Maker 1-2 in round 7.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

Bails competed in the Premier League Qualifier for 2013 WCS Season 1 America and placed 25-32nd. His performance in the Premier League Qualifier resulted in an seed to the invite-only Challenger League qualifier. Bails won three matches in a row, including a 2-1 performance against Invictus Gaming's MacSed to qualify for the 2013 WCS Season 1 America Challenger League.

Bails faced Fenix in the first round and lost 1-2, sending him to the Challenger League Group Stage. There he faced ViBE in his first match, losing 1-2. In the next match he lost to MajOr 1-2 as well, placing him 4th in his group. This resulted in his elimination from Challenger League.

In the Challenger League Qualifier for 2014 WCS Season 1 America, Bails qualified for Challenger League beating Illusion 2-1 to advance. He later failed to qualify into Premier League losing 1-3 to HuK in his Challenger League match.

Bails competed in MLG Anaheim 2014. He was knocked into the losers bracket in round 4 losing 0-2 to Revival. In the losers bracket he fell out of the tournament losing 0-2 to Guitarcheese in round 7.

In the 2014 Season 3 WCS America Challenger League Season Qualifiers, Bails qualified for Challenger League taking out Destiny, sWs, and JonSnow along the way.

In the desRow NA Weekly February #3, Bails took first place after beating PikA, Padre, Bly, and PiLiPiLi.

Achievements[edit]

In Major Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2016-07-24 A33 - 4th Cheesadelphia Summer 2016 1 : 3  TRUE $400
In Minor Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2015-10-10 A11st Cheesadelphia #1 1 : 3
3 : 0
 NoRegreT $1,000
2015-02-18 A11st desRow NA Weekly February #3 Finals 3 : 1  PiLiPiLi $75
2014-04-01 A22nd ACe-Series #1 Finals 0 : 2  Solar €30
In Premier Team Leagues
Date Event Result
Complete Results in any Tournament

Interviews[edit]

2013[edit]

2014[edit]

References[edit]