• Protoss
  • Finland

Samuli ‘elfi’ Sihvonen is a Finnish Protoss player and one of the best performing Finnish SC2 players. He is currently playing for Vega Squadron. elfi is commonly believed to be the best known Finnish player with many major tournament appearances and results under his belt. On July 28th, 2012, elfi participated in the World Championship Series 2012 Finnish Nationals. After defeating Fuzer in the first round, elfi lost to Protosser and fell to the Losers Bracket. elfi then went on to take out Satiini, Serral, imakki, and then got his revenge on Protosser by defeating him 2-0. After defeating Welmu, elfi went on to face Naama in the finals where he managed to win the first series 2-0, but lost 1-2 in the second series after being one game away from victory. He finished 2nd place overall, while notably having a winning record against every opponent he played in the tournament. As only one Finnish player could qualify, he fell short and did not qualify for the 2012 Battle.net European Championship.

Biography used with permission from Liquipedia. Liquipedia

Past Events
Date Event Place
2015 WCS Premier Season 3 13th-16th
Copenhagen Games Spring 2015 5th-8th
2015 WCS Premier League Season 2 17th-24th
Copenhagen Games Spring 2014 3rd-4th
2014 WCS Europe Challenger League Season 2 17th-32nd
2014 WCS Europe Challenger Season 1 25th-48th
2013 WCS Europe Challenger League Season 3 25th-32nd
Dreamhack Open: Bucharest 2013 5th-8th
Dreamhack Open: Valencia 2013 7th-8th
2013 WCS Europe Premier League Season 2 17th-24th
2013 WCS Europe Challenger League Season 2 33rd-40th
2013 WCS Europe Challenger League Season 1 17th-24th
ASUS ROG The GD Invitational 2nd
WCS Finland Nationals 2012 2nd
IEM Season VI Guangzhou 2nd