Celebrated Name: Faker
Real Name/Full Name: Lee Sang-hyeok
Gender: Male
Age: 27 years old
Birth Date: 7 May 1996
Birth Place: Gangseo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Nationality: South Korean
Height: 1.76 m
Weight: 56 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): No
Children: No
Profession: South Korean professional League of Legends player.
Net Worth in 2024: $5 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Faker, known as Lee Sang-hyeok by birth name, is a South Korean who is a professional League of Legends player. The name Faker was gained by him for the gamer, which he released. He is known for his high mechanical skill at the game and is considered to be the best all-time gamer.

Maybe you know about Faker very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Faker’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Faker was born on 7th May 1996 in Seoul in South Korea. Faker is known for playing against many champions at the top professional level, which is consistently ranked number 1. Since his childhood, he always loved puzzles and video games. He is the one who discovered the League of Legends in late 2011 and became a number 1 gamer. However, he finished his middle schooling but dropped out of high school in order to join SKT.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 7 May 1996, Faker is 27 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024. His height is 1.76 m tall, and his weight is 56 kg.


After his dropout from high school, he started his active participation with SK Telecom in 2013. He consecutively played the games, meeting both failures and victories. It is remarkable that Faker was making more earnings than the Chinese players on the row. It is remarkable to know that in the 2015 World Championship, Faker and his team won a record which had 15 series out of which they were dropped only 1.

Playing all the seasons successfully, Faker renewed his contract with SK Telecom. All the victories of Faker have never been taken in- charge individually but by a group of participants alluring the floor with their massive and stunning performance in most of the games.

Awards & Achievements:

Faker’s awards are numerous, with his group participation as well as with his individual participation.

Pandora TV Champions League of Legends Winter 2013-2014 Best Player Award
Pandora TV Winter Champions League of Legends 2013 to 2014 KDA Mid 1st Division
2013 Republic of Korea e-sports destination League of Legends Most Valuable Player Award
Hot Six League of Legends Champions Summer 2013 Best Player Award
Hot Six League of Legends Champions Summer 2013 KDA Mid 1st Division
2015 Republic of Korea e-sports destination of Legends League Popularity Award
2015 Republic of Korea e-sports destination of Legends League this year’s Grand Prize
2015 Republic of Korea e-sports destination of Legends League Most Valuable Player Award
2016 World Championship Most Valuable Player

Net Worth & Salary of Faker in 2024

Faker Net Worth
Faker Net Worth

As of February 2024, The estimated net worth of Faker is $5 million, which was earned only through his gaming skills. It is noted that Faker has made more than $1,000,000 in his pro- gaming career. Also, Galaxy reported that Faker’s salary in China was greater than $2,00,000 a year. It is alluring to know that Faker declined an offer of over $1,000,000 by a Chinese team, preferring to stay in Korea on SKT. It also noted that he declined many offers from Chinese companies.

Faker’s talents are never questioned as they are very much evident by his victories and he never gives up attitude and constant winning and making of records being exuberant and more passionate at games and gaming. He had many notable performances at SKT. Every time Faker and team start their year with a successful bang of winning series.


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