publications-bg's Top 20 of 2021

CS2 / News / 22 January 2022 — 19:04

Stay tuned for ranking updates every day at 20:00 CET

On January 3rd, staff as usual the results and starts announcing the names of the 20 strongest players of the past season. One name is announced each day until January 22nd, that's when the third, second, and first place rankings will be revealed.

We expect the appearance of NAVI players in the ranking: analysts believe that Valery "b1t" Vakhovsky is a contender to get into the top 20, Denis "electronic" Sharipov will be in the top 10, and Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev is a major contender for first place.

Recall that last year electronic was ranked fifth and s1mple placed second. Let's see the results of NAVI players this time around. Post your predictions in the comments! #ObsessedWe

HLTV.ORG: Best players of 2021
Place Player Team
1  ua Oleksandr Kostyliev  ua NAVI
2  fr Mathieu "⁠ZywOo⁠" Herbaut  fr Team Vitality
3  ba Nikola "NiKo" Kovač  eu G2 Esports
4  ru Dmitry "sh1ro" Sokolov  ru Gambit Esports
5  ru Sergey "Ax1Le" Rykhtorov  ru Gambit Esports
6  kz Abay "⁠HObbit⁠" Khasenov  ru Gambit Esports
7  ru Denis  Sharipov  ua NAVI
8  lv Mareks "⁠YEKINDAR⁠" Gaļinskis  zz
9  ua Valerii  Vakhovskyi  ua NAVI
10  ru Dzhami "⁠Jame⁠" Ali  zz
11  dk Nicolai "device" Reedtz  se Ninjas in Pyjamas 
12  ba Nemanja "huNter-" Kovač  eu G2 Esports
13  dk Benjamin "⁠blameF⁠" Bremer  dk Astralis 
14  ca Keith "⁠NAF⁠" Markovic  us Team Lqiuid
15  br Kaike "⁠KSCERATO⁠" Cerato  br FURIA Esports
16  dk Martin "⁠stavn⁠" Lund  dk Heroic 
17  ca Russel "⁠Twistzz⁠" Van Dulken  eu FaZe Clan
18  ee Robin "ropz" Kool   eu MOUZ
19  us Jonathan "⁠EliGE⁠" Jablonowski  us Team Lqiuid
20  lv Helvijs "broky" Saukants   eu FaZe Clan