This list represents the oldest players in esports who won prize money based on information published on the internet. Sources include news articles, forum posts, live report threads, interviews, official statements, reliable databases, VODs and other publicly-accessable sources that preserve "historical" information.


Top 100 Oldest Players



 Player IDPlayer NameDOB (Age)Total (Overall)Highest Paying Game
1.Germany Uwe LängerUwe Länger1960-08-20 (58)$15.00|iRacing.com
2.Netherlands Joep WillemsenJoep Willemsen1960-11-18 (58)$11.25|iRacing.com
3.United States FatalChris Bond1964-03-02 (55)$50,000.00|Descent 3
4.Netherlands J van der GeestJ van der Geest1964-06-30 (54)$16.88|iRacing.com
5.Denmark Jan BroneeJan Bronee1964-11-09 (54)$21.10|iRacing.com
6.United States SirScootsScott Smith1966-08-26 (52)$200.00|Counter-Strike
7.Sweden Jörgen WahlbyJörgen Wahlby1968-07-11 (50)$16.88|iRacing.com
8.Germany Michael G HerrmannMichael G Herrmann1969-03-07 (50)$20.00|iRacing.com
9.United States VidnessRick Payton1969-12-13 (49)$0.00|Marvel vs. Capcom 2
10.Denmark Peter DolmeyerPeter Dolmeyer1970-03-10 (49)$21.10|iRacing.com
11.United States Jason FleischliJason Fleischli1971-03-03 (48)$16.48|iRacing.com
12.United States InsaneKILLPablo Vega1971-04-09 (47)$25.00|Quake III Arena
13.United Kingdom L0rindaNeil Bond1971-09-08 (47)$429.24|Hearthstone
14.United Kingdom ODEEMichael O'Dell1971-10-06 (47)$784.13|World in Conflict
15.United Kingdom ReDeYePaul Chaloner1971-11-11 (47)$89.97|Unreal Tournament 2004
16.France Joel GuezJoel Guez1973-11-21 (45)$97.86|iRacing.com
17.United States omniskillzKim, Woo Jin1974-11-09 (44)$11,953.54|H1Z1
18.Korea, Republic of [B_Blade]LeaderKim Seon1975-10-07 (43)$6,722.18|StarCraft: Brood War
19.Portugal Nilton CarvalhoNilton Carvalho1975-12-26 (43)$16.88|iRacing.com
20.Netherlands Marco DerixMarco Derix1976-07-20 (42)$23.89|iRacing.com
21.Netherlands Arno GijbenArno Gijben1976-09-18 (42)$9.88|iRacing.com
22.Sweden DOOMerTomi Kärnä1976-10-18 (42)$13,145.00|Quake III Arena
23.Germany Jens WeberJens Weber1977-01-04 (42)$25.00|iRacing.com
24.Bulgaria Steliyan ChepilevskiSteliyan Chepilevski1977-02-04 (42)$1,000.00|iRacing.com
25.United States ThreshDennis Fong1977-03-11 (42)$21,000.00|QuakeWorld
26.Germany Nick HeidfeldNick Heidfeld1977-05-10 (41)$20,000.00|rFactor 2
27.United States djWHEATMarcus Graham1977-05-12 (41)$200.00|Quake III Arena
28.Russian Federation MrKotKonstantin Vanisov1977-11-11 (41)$5,000.00|Need for Speed: Underground 2
29.United States adanYUKIAdnan Rana1978-01-01 (41)$2,500.00|Virtua Fighter 5
30.United States King0rJames King1978-02-26 (41)$550.00|Quake III Arena
31.United States Alex ValleAlex Valle1978-04-11 (40)$7,453.14|Super Street Fighter II Turbo
32.United States SoSoWayne Chiang1978-04-25 (40)$11,861.09|StarCraft: Brood War
33.Sweden bdsAnderas Thorstensson1979-01-29 (40)$400.00|Counter-Strike
34.Taiwan, Republic of China GamerBeeBruce Hsiang1979-04-08 (39)$54,768.22|Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition
35.Japan SakoNaoto, Sako1979-04-09 (39)$43,186.35|Super Street Fighter II Turbo
36.Sweden Roland EhnströmRoland Ehnström1979-05-03 (39)$1,000.00|iRacing.com
37.Spain aNouCAna Oliveras Daví1979-05-18 (39)$2,070.35|Counter-Strike
38.United States MuiyMatt Huey1979-09-29 (39)$300.00|Quake III Arena
39.Korea, Republic of nO.1Yoo, Byung Joon1979-10-08 (39)$0.00|StarCraft: Brood War
40.Korea, Republic of IntoTheRainIm, Sung Choon1979-12-08 (39)$5,393.24|StarCraft: Brood War
41.France OlicharanNtep Olivier1979-12-08 (39)$2,807.39|Counter-Strike
42.Netherlands Robbert de RooijRobbert de Rooij1979-12-18 (39)$15.45|iRacing.com
43.Korea, Republic of St.EagleKim, Dae Kun1979-12-27 (39)$0.00|StarCraft: Brood War
44.United States N1k0nVince Cleveland1980-01-01 (39)$1,600.00|Quake Live
45.Korea, Republic of AutumnSong, Byung Seok1980-01-29 (39)$17,545.59|StarCraft: Brood War
46.Korea, Republic of shinobiHan, Dong Heon1980-02-11 (39)$5,000.00|Dead or Alive Ultimate
47.Denmark jAMBAZZMikkel Nielsen1980-02-23 (39)$977.56|Counter-Strike
48.Singapore Danny13Danny Koo1980-03-07 (39)$5,000.00|Virtua Fighter 5
49.Korea, Republic of TheBOyKook, Ki Bong1980-03-19 (38)$0.00|StarCraft: Brood War
50.Korea, Republic of FreemuraChoi Woo1980-03-22 (38)$8,831.60|StarCraft: Brood War
51.Russian Federation 400KgEvgeniy Gapchenko1980-04-08 (38)$10,236.17|Counter-Strike
52.Korea, Republic of Sinji_NTLim, Jung Ho1980-04-15 (38)$336.86|StarCraft: Brood War
53.Italy ChampionFrancesco Di Dio1980-05-11 (38)$10,000.00|FIFA 2001
54.Sweden MikkOscar Bergkrans1980-05-15 (38)$564.46|Counter-Strike
55.Korea, Republic of LoveKim, Kap Yong1980-05-25 (38)$884.25|StarCraft: Brood War
56.Sweden LakermaNOskar Ljungström1980-07-14 (38)$46,767.01|Quake III Arena
57.Sweden SwiftRalf Carneborn1980-09-02 (38)$2,141.02|Counter-Strike
58.Korea, Republic of BoxeRLim, Yo Hwan1980-09-04 (38)$171,858.91|StarCraft II
59.United States KiblerBrian Kibler1980-09-07 (38)$21,575.00|Hearthstone
60.Korea, Republic of JongMiLee, Jong Mi1980-09-07 (38)$987.66|StarCraft: Brood War
61.Sweden PottiTommy Ingemarsson1980-09-18 (38)$63,156.23|Counter-Strike
62.Canada Bob KudelskiAdam Giles1980-10-12 (38)$292.74|NHL '94
63.United States MaynardMiguel Bombach1980-10-14 (38)$800.00|StarCraft: Brood War
64.Ukraine White-RaAleksey Krupnyk1980-11-15 (38)$62,927.77|StarCraft II
65.United States socratesJason Sylka1981-01-01 (38)$34,750.00|Quake III Arena
66.China mtyMa, Tian Yuan1981-01-02 (38)$4,750.00|StarCraft: Brood War
67.Netherlands Roy VisserRoy Visser1981-01-08 (38)$21.74|iRacing.com
68.Sweden eVERLASTVictor Martin1981-01-13 (38)$650.00|StarCraft: Brood War
69.Korea, Republic of LordOfGroundYoo, Myung Chun1981-01-16 (38)$10,000.00|Need for Speed: Underground
70.Korea, Republic of EugeneAhn, Hyung Mo1981-01-24 (38)$0.00|StarCraft: Brood War
71.Spain Santiago Niza FerrerSantiago Niza Ferrer1981-02-05 (38)$4.41|iRacing.com
72.France ElkYBertrand Gropellier1981-02-08 (38)$16,255.79|StarCraft: Brood War
73.Korea, Republic of V-GundamJo, Jung Hyun1981-02-12 (38)$371.99|StarCraft: Brood War
74.United States LouderDavid Fells1981-02-18 (38)$950.00|StarCraft: Brood War
75.Korea, Republic of fOruLee, Jae Hoon1981-02-22 (38)$32,541.54|StarCraft: Brood War
76.Korea, Republic of MarineJung, Yoo Seok1981-02-25 (38)$0.00|StarCraft: Brood War
77.United States Fatal1tyJohnathan Wendel1981-02-26 (38)$458,089.23|Quake III Arena
78.Korea, Republic of GARIMTOKim, Dong Soo1981-03-01 (38)$25,138.08|StarCraft: Brood War
79.Korea, Republic of LotemPark, Kyung Tae1981-03-15 (38)$0.00|StarCraft: Brood War
80.United States demonicOleg Zhovnir1981-03-18 (38)$50.00|Quake III Arena
81.Korea, Republic of SonjjangSon, Seung Wan1981-03-23 (37)$2,448.30|StarCraft: Brood War
82.Korea, Republic of HeavenYoon, Jung Min1981-03-30 (37)$371.99|StarCraft: Brood War
83.Korea, Republic of ShinZ_KmShin, Eui Wook1981-04-03 (37)$3,000.00|Virtua Fighter 5
84.Norway knoxvilleHallvar Dehli1981-04-12 (37)$13,086.99|Counter-Strike
85.United States KishPrimeTim Kish1981-04-14 (37)$487.50|Super Smash Bros. Melee
86.Korea, Republic of XianOh, Sang Taek1981-04-14 (37)$265.46|StarCraft II
87.United States ThanoryJustin Smith1981-04-16 (37)$75.00|Quake Champions
88.Australia LegionnairePeter Neate1981-04-24 (37)$6,428.41|StarCraft II
89.Germany ZyZBenjamin Bohrmann1981-05-03 (37)$108,965.30|Quake III Arena
90.Korea, Republic of JinSuJang, Jin Su1981-05-15 (37)$1,975.38|StarCraft: Brood War
91.Korea, Republic of JinNamJang, Jin Nam1981-05-15 (37)$1,222.28|StarCraft: Brood War
92.United States BloodshotJose Roque1981-05-16 (37)$2,000.00|Quake III Arena
93.Japan DaigoUmehara, Daigo1981-05-19 (37)$233,829.82|Super Street Fighter II Turbo
94.Japan Itabashi ZangiefKumada, Hiromiki1981-05-21 (37)$92,930.29|Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution
95.United States PillarsChristoper Page1981-06-09 (37)$2,500.00|StarCraft: Brood War
96.Germany SoloMichael Thiele1981-06-09 (37)$1,750.00|Unreal Tournament 2003
97.Norway pJnEric Stenseth1981-06-15 (37)$1,252.94|Counter-Strike
98.France KabaLGuillaume Ettori1981-06-16 (37)$3,817.50|Counter-Strike
99.Korea, Republic of OddysayHan, Woong Ryul1981-06-28 (37)$12,051.92|StarCraft: Brood War
100.Mexico El Divino XmasIsrael Navidad1981-07-28 (37)$14,000.00|Dead or Alive 4