Erlend "zUP" Nygård is a Norwegian Zerg player holding top master / grandmaster level.
Wings of Liberty
In his run to victory at the Mamoz.no SC2 Championship, dropping just a single map. The players he met were all qualified through the biweekly qualifiers. He met Cookie in the first round. A player that later won ByLAN 2012. He then met the 2011 winner of SørLANet 2011, Coppii. Then also running over Skruffy and finally dropping just a single map against CheesyJunk in the final, winning 3:1.
zUP regularly competes in online tournaments. In a Playhem daily tournament he won he beat the known player daisy and beat crane in the Final. The winner of 2012 World Championship Series: Norway Nationals, Noticimus also participated in this tournament.
Heart of the Swarm
- http://www.gamersleague.no/esports/index.php?site=cups&action=details&cupID=13 Tournament information
- http://playhem.com/tourney/21628 Playhem win by zUP