COLUMBUS – Graham “Skamzz” Ellix defeated Nenad Stojkovic March's Crew SC Gamer Playoff Event, which took place at Microsoft Store at Easton Town Center in Columbus. With the win, Ellix is now set to represent Crew SC in the inaugural eMLS Cup this week at PAX East in Boston.
Ellix managed to come back from losing 5-1 to Stojkovic in the first match to win the second contest 4-1. The third match finished in a 1-1 draw after regulation time, forcing the two Crew SC gamers to head into extra time, where Ellix scored a goal in the last minute to seal a spot in the 2018 eMLS Cup.
The eMLS Cup will see gamers challenge one another for a berth in the EA Sports FIFA 18 Global Series Playoff and a chance to become the FIFA 18 World Champion at the FIFA eWorld Cup 2018 in August.
Graham “Skamzz” Ellix was born in Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom and is based out of Cincinnati, Ohio. The 25-year-old has been playing FIFA professionally since 2008 and has played for Yo-Yo Tech, Team Dignitas and Team Infused in the United Kingdom. He is ranked as Elite 1 Player and has been amongst the Top 100 players for FIFA Ultimate Team Champions. Ellix is also ranked among the Top 100 FIFA players worldwide and Top 25 in the Americas’ Region.