Just one tournament made an Australian teenager a multi-millionare

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Professional Dota2 player became one of the richest sportspeople in Australia within a week!

Have you ever dreamt about becoming a millionaire? Yes? And How about to be a millionaire while playing your favourite game? Sounds ridiculous? Not for Anathan “ana” Pham.

The eighteen-year-old boy from Australia, currently playing for OG has just won $3 Million on The International Dota 2 Championships in Canada, while he played a major role in a winning the richest e-Sports event ever! 

After this triumph, he was ranked among the best sports players in his country and was placed to 19th for Australia’s top-earning individual sportspeople of the year. Just to be sure, you understand it. Anathan has earned more money in one tournament than the best AFL players earns in a year. How amazing is that?! 

This is a big step not just for Anathan or Dota2 scene, but for the whole eSport industry itself. From now on, young players can see the potential opportunity in eSports as their full-time job and become really rich while doing what you love. It’s a dream, right?

Our sport is growing, rapidly and only us and time will show, where It will be in a couple of years. What do you think? Hit me with your thoughts in the comments below!

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