Lee Sang-hyeok is known by his gaming name “Faker”. Faker is a South Korean professional League of Legends player. He competes in the League of Legends Champions. His style of play is more aggressive.
Faker has a specific skill set and playing style. He is regarded by his fan base, followers, as well as industry experts as the greatest player of all times when it comes to League of Legends.
He is one of the only two players in the world who won the League of Legends World Championship three times. Faker made this achievement in 2013, 2015 and 2016.
His earnings place him at rank 41 in the world on the basis of overall earnings. He is the highest paid player who does not compete in Dota 2.
Faker was a part of a team called SKT in 2013. On November 20, 2018, it was announced that Faker had re-signed with a three-year contract with SKT.
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