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Salem

  • Saleem Akiel Young
  • USA

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Playing : 11+
Birthday : Aug 1, 1994 (28)
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Matches played

118

Win rate

63%

Current streak (Old → New)

Characters

Charts based on the tournaments published on DF and the number of games a character was picked in.

Salem's character usage stats

Win rate

0%100%
CharacterWin rateTotal usage
Steve68 %25
Link55 %20
Hero57 %14
Snake55 %11
Shulk71 %7

Salem's matchups

  • Snake6 - 5 (55%)
    PR:13.75%
    11games

    Most played vs:

    Wolf
    Wolf

    Wins-losses:

    3-2 (60%)

    Best vs:

    Zelda
    Zelda

    Wins-losses:

    2-0 (100%)

    Worst vs:

    Peach / Daisy
    Peach / Daisy

    Wins-losses:

    2-3 (40%)
  • Hero8 - 6 (57%)
    PR:17.5%
    14games

    Most played vs:

    Sonic
    Sonic

    Wins-losses:

    3-2 (60%)

    Best vs:

    Sonic
    Sonic

    Wins-losses:

    3-2 (60%)

    Worst vs:

    Joker
    Joker

    Wins-losses:

    1-2 (33%)
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Bio

 

Saleem Akiel Young also known as "Salem" is a Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Melee, Ultimate, and Wii U player from the USA. Salem plays Hero and Snake as mains with Bayonetta, Lucina, and Shulk as secondary characters. Salem was hailed as the best Link player before he switched characters.

Ranked at 6th place on the PGR100 and 30th place in the PGRU Fall 2019, Salem was a part of CLASH Tournaments and Team Liquid before signing to Most Valuable Gaming.

Salem Smash Ultimate doubles matches were often fought alongside Ryuga and current teammate Dark Wizzy. At Frostbite 2019, Salem and Dark Wizzy ranked 9-12th but they won first place at Genesis 6 and Super Smash Conference.

In SSBU singles, Salem has taken 1st place at Aurora Blitz 2, Paradigm Shift, Port Priority 5, & The Host Up Invitational, 3rd place at 2GG: Nightmare on Smashville & Frame Perfect Series 4: ONLINE, 5th place at Pound 2019, and 13th place at Genesis 6 among other tournaments.

Salem was implicated in a Smash Twitter controversy and was banned from online tournaments in March 2021, after being accused of covering up Nairo's alleged sexual misconduct against CaptainZack