Cloud9 to assemble new roster around Ax1Le and Boombl4

Cloud9 CEO and founder Jack Etienne commented via Reddit on the departure of three players. He stated that the club is forming a new roster around the remaining Sergey "Ax1Le" Rykhtorov and Kirill "Boombl4" Mikhailov.

We are in a full rebuilding process in collaboration with Ax1Le and Boombl4. We won't be disbanding.

At the same time, Cloud9 CEO did not comment on the possible replacement of head coach Konstantin "groove" Pikiner. According to rumors, the club is in negotiation with Aurora's former coach Dmitry "hooch" Bogdanov.

Yesterday, it became officially known about the exclusion of Abay "HObbit" Khassenov and Ilya "Perfecto" Zalutskiy from the main Cloud9 roster, as well as the departure of Ivan "F_1N" Kochugov, an analyst on the coaching staff. A few days earlier, Denis "electroNic" Sharipov also parted ways with the team and moved to