Betera benches lollipop21k

Igor "lollipop21k" Solodkov is no longer part of Betera's Counter-Strike 2 starting five – the organization benched him. The official announcement was published on the X social media.

The club did not specify the reasons for this decision, but called it "difficult and unexpected". Betera has not yet revealed the player who will fill the vacant position on the squad.

The Belarusian esports athlete represented Betera for exactly 10 months – from August 24 of last year. Previously, Solodkov also competed for 1WIN, Nemiga, FlipSid3 and other teams. Throughout his career, he has earned $54,000 in prize money.

Note that at the end of May of this year, the Belarusian club announced that it had competed the assembly of a new CS2 roster – three new players joined the starting five, with which Betera secured 9th-11th at the Regional Clash Arena CIS online tournament.

 Betera are now:

 Svyatoslav "⁠MaSvAl⁠" Masko
 Aleksei "⁠El1an⁠" Gusev
 Mykhailo "⁠OWNER⁠" Lymar
 Maksim "⁠sh1nejezzz⁠" Vinogradov

 Evgeny "⁠bullet⁠" Batkin (coach)

 Igor "⁠lollipop21k⁠" Solodkov (benched)