Gamer in Focus - Dhavnit “Negi” Negi
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Gamer in Focus - Dhavnit “Negi” Negi

Manish Rajesh   Nov 6, 2019

Gamer in Focus is a segment that is dedicated to esports players who are toughing it out in the Indian gaming scene right now. We reached out to professional esports players in the country across different games with a few questions.

Dhavnit “Negi” Negi

How did you get into gaming?

When I was in around 4th standard, my brother used to play alot of video games, but what interested me the most was DotA and that's when my brother introduced me to it and taught me how to play. Here I am now.

The game you play and why you love it

I've been playing DotA for many years and it is the only game that has kept me interested. The reason I love the game is due to the constant changes to the game, things are constantly being added and updated. I just love how DotA works in general too.

Any specific team or player you would like to play against?

I would like to play against Team Liquid.

Favorite gaming moment?

My favourite gaming moment would be the EG vs Ehome TI6 dagon game. After that it's TI3 Na'Vi vs Alliance, game 5 of course.

Most unforgettable game or match you were a part of?

We (then Signify) qualifying for the PVP mainstage after beating resurgence in the tiebreaker even tho we lost to them badly in the group stage would be the most special game I was a part of.

Who is your favorite gaming personality?

My favorite gaming personality would be Kuroky.

Is esports your primary profession?

Yes, it is.

Age - 25

Your thoughts on the esports scene in India

I think esports in india is growing at a very fast rate with tournaments happening very frequently and also there are alot of sponsors coming in

Your current rig

Intel Core i7-8700K processor, G.Skill Ripjaws V 16GB DDR4-3200 CL14 RAM, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti, EVGA SuperNOVA 850 P2 PSU, Steelseries Sensei Raw gaming mouse, Circle Gaming Squadron gaming keyboard.

Manish Rajesh

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