Lower than a month after releasing its major roster, Gambit Esports has additionally dropped its secondary Dota 2 lineup forward of the ultimate 2022 Dota Professional Circuit Tour.
The staff, helmed by AfterLife, will proceed to play collectively beneath a brand new tag however Gambit has not introduced plans to stay within the Dota scene with a brand new roster at the moment.
The now-former iteration of Gambit’s roster was signed final November. The group determined to make huge modifications after failing to qualify for The Worldwide 10, with administration transferring AfterLife from AS Monaco Gambit to the common Gambit lineup within the shift. And, whereas competing in Division II of the Jap Europe regional league, they outpaced Gambit’s major roster, not too long ago qualifying for a promotion to Division I for the ultimate Tour of the DPC season.
AfterLife and his staff will stick collectively and proceed taking part in collectively within the present DPC format beneath the One Transfer moniker, retaining their spot in EEU’s Division I as Gambit and the roster appear to have amicably half methods.
- Alexey “Smiling Knight” Sviridov
- Maksym “mellojul” Pnev
- Oleg “sayuw” Kalenbet
- Nikita “Pantomem” Balaganin
- Timur “Ahilles” Kulmuhambetov (coach)
- Alexander “StrangeR” Solomonov (supervisor)
“A brand new stage within the historical past of the staff begins,” AfterLife said. “Our honest thanks for the help from Gambit Esports, who believed in our staff all alongside and made the staff occur. We’ve carried out a variety of work since final October and we don’t plan to stop midway by means of. All the gamers and training employees will proceed to work collectively. A pool of staff companions is being shaped now, which we are going to announce as quickly as all the pieces is prepared.”
With this transfer, Gambit now solely holds rosters in Apex Legends and VALORANT, having parted methods with its Fortnite gamers earlier this month and having its CS:GO lineup acquired by Cloud9 again in April.