AMKAL benches ICY and launches investigation

Esports club AMKAL has revealed the benching of Kaisar "ICY" Faiznurov. The announcement took place on social media.

"The club has initiated an investigation to determine if there has been any unfair behaviour towards AMKAL", states the official statement from the organization. AMKAL's management did not specify what "unfair behaviour" it was referring to.

Recently, insider Vlad "harumi" Radvilovich reported that the North American club Cloud9 was interested in Faiznurov. Neither AMKAL nor Cloud9 have yet officially confirmed this information.

An esports athlete from Kazakhstan has been representing the Russian organization since December of last year. Before that, he competed for AVANGAR for more than two years. Over the past three months, Faiznurov's average rating amounted to 1.16.

 AMKAL are now:

 Igor "⁠Forester⁠" Bezotecheskiy
 Aleksandr "⁠TRAVIS⁠" Timkiv
 Vladislav "⁠Krad⁠" Kravchenko
 Daniil "⁠Sdaim⁠" Tupov

 Svyatoslav "⁠svyat⁠" Dovbakh (coach)

 Kaisar "⁠ICY⁠" Faiznurov (benched)