Andy Dinh is a famous Vietnam-American businessman who is additionally a former player in the League of Legends. Currently, he is known for serving as the owner and the coach of a team known as Team SoloMid which is in the North American League of Legends Championship Series. During the period he used to play, he was among the 19 players who have qualified for the World Championships three times. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Andy Dinh in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Andy Dinh was born on 19th April in the year 1992 in San Jose, California in the United States. He has both the Vietnamese as well as American nationalities. Andy has also been nicknamed Reginald. He has one brother known as Dan Dinh who was also a player in the ‘League of Legends’ and is currently a coach.
Andy Dinh studied at Westmont High School which is located in Campbell, California. After he finished his schooling, he did not have any interest in moving to pursue higher education but rather; he preferred moving to the video games which were matching his expectations.
Andy Dinh is usually very busy, and he has had less time to concentrate on his personal life. This comes from his hard work which has led him to focus on his career entirely. He is currently single and is comfortable though he was previously in a relationship with Leena Xu who is a gamer as well as a general manager of Team SoloMid.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Andy Dinh commenced his career in the year 2008 through playing on the ‘League of Legends’ where he played in Closed Beta. In the League of Legends, he played together with his brother known as Dan Dinh. Within a short period, Andy Dinh became popular being one of the most recognized players in the League of Legends. Together with his brother, they then formed ‘All or Nothing’ which was one of their earliest teams in the League of Legends which they formed on September 2009 on the closed beta of the League of Legends.
On the success and much popularity, Andy Dinh then founded a website known as ‘SoloMid’ which was dedicated to the League of Legends and which was unique. Following an argument with his brother, they disbanded ‘All or Nothing’ in the year 2011 from which he then fully joined his team by the name ‘Team SoloMid,’ and he became the captain of the game.
His team had much success in which in 2011, it was ranked in the third place of the first season in the Championships at the League of Legends. On this success, he then was featured in the Major League Gaming Pro Circuit – Raleigh and Intel Extreme Masters Season VI.in the Major League Gaming, his team got to the first position in the Providence tournament.
However, his team also had some of the losses such as Intel Extreme Masters Hanover Event and the Kiev Event. Following this, The Rain Man Kahmann resigned from his team and was a founder but got replaced by Marcus Dyrus Hill. The team was then featured in most North American events, but Andy Dinh retired in 2013 season from the League of Legends player. He has had significant achievements by topping as the best three in several tournaments.
Net Worth & Earnings
And Dinh has an estimated net worth of $2 million. This comes from the fortunate earnings he has made being a professional player in the League of Legends. He has got much earnings from his career which has brought much income such as the Season 2 World Championships in Los Angeles from which his team was very successful. In addition to this, he is also the coach of Team SoloMid which is also responsible for his fantastic net worth.
Being the coach of the Team SoloMid as well as its founder, it is expected that Andy Dinh will provide much training to other players in the video game following his increased experience in this video game.