China has the highest no. of esports millionaires
Credit: PSG.LGD

Ame is the wealthiest non-TI winning Chinese player with $3.4M in earnings

Top 27 of the wealthiest Chinese esports players are from Dota 2.

Chunyu “Ame” Wang: $3,444,491.07


Arguably the most prolific Pos. 1 player to ever come out of China, Ame, occupies the top position as the wealthiest esports player in China.

More importantly, he tops the chart despite not winning a single “The International”.

He finished as runner-up at two TI’s, both times with PSG.LGD, in a grueling best-of-five series against OG (TI8) and Team Spirit (TI10).

Yiping “y” Zhang: $3,297,574.08

ESL One Manila 2016

Also known as Innocence, y’ is #2 on the most wealthiest esports players in China list.

The current captain of PSG.LGD, y’ rose to prominence by winning TI6 with Wings.

He also lead PSG.LGD at The International 10 where they ended as runners-up.

Faith_bian: $3,279,013.66

Valve | TI10

The third position is occupied yet again by a PSG.LGD player; Faith_bian.

He’s former teammate of y’ at Wings that won The International 2016, and is currently the Pos. 3 player at PSG.LGD.

Faith_bian is known for his impecabble offlane plays especially on Batrider and Beastmaster.

Karan Rathod is a writer for covering anything and everything to do with Dota 2. Few people love Dota as much as Karan, whether it's grinding away in pub games or watching the latest competitive tournament and breaking down the results. In addition to their great love of Dota 2, Karan also enjoys hitting the gym for some exercise and sitting down with a nice book.