NBK- ended CS:GO career and makes a Valorant move
Major title winner and France's star player Nathan "NBK-" Schmitt has announced the end of his professional CS:GO career. According to the 27-year-old eSports athlete's Twitter account, he switched disciplines and will continue to compete in Valorant.
A new beginning. pic.twitter.com/KQdDxU7GSU— Nathan Schmitt (@NBK) June 29, 2021
Schmitt has been a professional CS:GO player since on the eve of the discipline since Valve released the shooter in 2012. He has represented such organizations as VeryGames, Titan, LDLC, G2, Vitality and OG throughout his career.
The Frenchman's highest achievement was winning two majors: DreamHack Winter 2014 and DreamHack Open Cluj-Napoca 2015. In addition, he was the champion of seventeen Tir-1 tournaments.
NBK's last team was OG, which he has represented since late 2019. In February of this year, the player was relegated to reserve and has only played for DBL PONEY as a stand-in since then.