Team Vitality member Mathieu ZywOo Erbo took first place in the rating of the best CS: GO players for 2020 according to HLTV.org. Natus Vincere sniper Alexander s1mple Kostylev is on the second line of the list.
In 2020, Vitality won IEM Beijing Online 2020 and BLAST Premier: Fall 2020, and reached the finals of BLAST Premier: Spring 2020, cs_summit 6, ESL One Cologne 2020 and DreamHack Open Fall 2020. For the year, ZywOo was recognized as the most valuable player at six tournaments.
S1mple in NAVI became the champion of IEM Katowice 2020 and WePlay! Clutch Island and made it to the finals of ESL Pro League Season 12 and IEM Beijing Online 2020. In addition, the CIS team made it to the top 4 of a number of other major championships.
In 2019, ZywOo was also named the best player of the year. Like this time, the second and third places then went to s1mple and device.
The HLTV portal has represented the top 20 participants since January 1. The full ranking of the best players of 2020 is available in the corresponding material.