Russian "wippie" joined Ze Pug Godz
Russian sniper Maxim "wippie" Shepelev replaced Edgar "MarKE" Maldonado in the starting line-up of Ze Pug Godz. wippie confirmed to Dust2.us that he will be joining Ze Pug Godz in place of MarKE, however, he was unable to comment on the reason for MarKE's departure.
The former team for Shepelev was ex-Recon 5, with which he parted by mutual agreement. According to his former teammate Soham "valens" Chowdhury, the Russian wanted to be the main sniper, but the team decided to leave this role to Jetu "jet-" Gao.
According to ESEA, wippie joined the North American Ze Pug Godz line-up less than an hour after leaving ex-Recon 5. At this point, it is not yet known about the role he will take, as the AWP in Ze Pug Godz is mostly played by Austin "Cooper-" Abadir.
The nearest major tournament for the team will be the IEM New York Online 2020 for North America. This event acts as qualifiers for Major ESL One Rio 2020.
The current composition of Ze Pug Godz:
Jordan "Zellsis" Montemurro
Austin "Cooper-" Abadir
Will "dazzLe" lofman
Gage "Infinite" Green
Maxim "wippie" Shepelev
Ian "Immi" Harding (Coach)