Changes in NAVI.Dota 2 roster

Dota 2 / News / 24 April 2019 — 10:37

Changes in NAVI.Dota 2 roster

ua Natus Vincere announces Dota 2 roster changes: ru Evgenii "Chuvash" Makarov moves into an inactive position, his place will be taken by kg Emil "Zayac" Emilzhanov (transferred from The Pango). ru Akbar "SoNNeikO" Butaev, who missed ESL One Mumbai 2019 due to health issues, is also rejoining the team.

kg Zayac is a professional player, who made a name for himself in 2015 as part of kg NoLifer5. Later he played for kg MVP Revolution, ru Vega Squadron and zz The Pango.

Soon the renewed ua Natus Vincere Dota 2 team will gather for a bootcamp in Kyiv, starting the preparation for the coming tournaments.

uaIgor «caff» Sydorenko
NAVI.Dota 2 manager

"It happens sometimes that a team reaches a certain limit and in order to progress further, it is necessary to make some changes. Chuvash is a good player and a teammate, I wish him good luck and I am sure he will be able to fully open up as a player in a new team.

In turn, I am pleased to welcome Bakyt to the team. I believe that he will bring a lot of new ideas and strengthen us before one last leap to the main tournament of the year

ruJaroslav Komkov
CEO Winstrike

"On the part of Winstrike and The Pango, we want to thank Bakyt for his participation in «Pangoliers». He proved himself to be an incredibly gifted player and his Techies is forever in our hearts. We wish him good luck in NAVI and hope to see some great games in near qualifiers."

NAVI.Dota 2 roster:

ua Vladislav "Crystallize" Krystanek

il Idan "MagicaL" Vardanian
kg Evgenii "Blizzy" Ree
kg Bakyt "Zayac" Emilzhanov
ru Akbar "SoNNeikO" Butaev (captain)

ua Andrey "Mag" Chipenko (coach)
ru Evgenii "Chuvash" Makarov (inactive)
ua Igor "сaff" Sydorenko (manager)