Sasha “Scarlett” Hostyn.
Sasha has earned is the number one female gamer in the world. Unlike others, this Canadian gamer has participated in 116 tournaments over her career thus proving that she didn't get that place through a handful of tournaments. She is one of if not the best StarCraft II players with a penchant for the Zerg. Her favored strategy is the creep spread.
Her professional esports career began in the 2011 all female league NESL The Iron Lady. Sasha managed to get first place during in that years' Iron Lady Cup #4 and Iron Lady Cup #5. In 2012, Sasha was recruited into Eclypsia. Since then, she has played for a number of teams. Today, Sasha plays for Team Expert.
Within her reign, Sasha has earned an impressive $180,162.82. Unfortunately, while she is the best paid female esports player, she is only the 307th best-paid player in the world.