Just one day after the epic 22 event, the first post-LAN news broke of one of the participating teams calling it quits and going their separate ways.
Bulldog Esports have been without a UK CSGO team for a number of months, however they have today announced that they are taking a chance on a new UK side. Comprised of a mix of old faces, the roster boasts talent formerly seen representing some of the big names in UK Esports.
The Bulldog Esports press release acknowledges the team as “underdogs” that “will be starting off again from the bottom.” Whether this is inspiring pragmatism or simply caution as to not overstate the roster’s talent will soon become clear. Regardless of history, the majority of the team members appear to be fresh out of retirement and hence their expected performance remains [...]
Nuclear Storm Gaming were frantically looking for a fifth player to join their roster before i61 only to find themselves in a worse spot after the event. Sam “Diablo” Bide and Luke “LeLewk” Terry stepped down from the roster after the team’s 13-16th place finish at i61, leaving the Irish organisation with two new holes to fill.