The domestic Indian esports scene is among the fastest-growing hubs in the world. And at a time when coronavirus has paused almost every sport in the world, it is through esports, that people are finding some sort of relaxation.
But, does the average Indian know how much players can earn by taking part in tournaments and playing esports professionally?
Here we list the top 5 highest earners in the Indian esports scene.
#5 Ace — Tejas Sawant
Tejas Sawant, also known as ‘ACE’, is one the best Counter-Strike players in the country who is made waves in Southeastern Asia. The veteran gamer, who hails from Thane, had almost quit but he came back and how. He has played for a number of teams but is most known for his appearance at ESL One: Cologne 2014.
Till date, he has a total prize money of approximately $15,000 and is the fifth highest earner among Indian gamers.