NAVI COO Alexey “xaoc” Kucherov talked about relating to the membership’s future after Kirill “Boombl4” Mikhailov was faraway from the squad as a result of “extreme reputational issues”.
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On Might 30, xaoc denied on Twitter that NAVI is in talks to signal Latvian star Mareks “YEKINDAR” Gainskis, and adopted up on Might 31 with a remark to Dexerto through which he revealed that Denis “electroNic” Sharipov may take over Boombl4’s IGL position, and that they’re maintaining a tally of Timur “buster” Tulepov as a doable signing.
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If electroNic takes over the calling, it will likely be the Russian’s first effort at main a squad. Since November 2017, he has been a standout performer for the Black and Yellow, ending within the prime ten of the very best gamers checklist for 4 years in a row. Andrey “B1ad3” Gorodenskiy remarked on electroNic’s improvement as a participant at first of 2021, stating that he expects the Russian will grow to be a extra veteran position within the squad as Valeriy “b1t” Vakhovskiy and Ilya “Perfecto” Zalutskiy turn into stars.
Present NAVI lineup:
- Aleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev
- Denis “electroNic” Sharipov
- Ilya “Perfecto” Zalutskiy
- Valeriy “b1t” Vakhovskiy
- Andrey “B1ad3” Gorodenskiy (Coach)
Additionally learn: Virtus.professional bench YEKINDAR and buster!