chopper is back in Team Spirit for ESL Challenger Anaheim 2022
Team Spirit will take part in the closed qualifier for ESL Challenger Anaheim 2022 with Leonid "chopper" Vishnyakov, who was benched and transfer-listed a month ago. The Russian organization announced this on Twitter.
Robert "Patsi" Isyanov and Pavel "s1ren" Ogloblin, who currently represent the organization's academy, will also join the duo of current players Boris "magixx" Vorobiev and Abdul "degster" Gasanov. Such lineup was reportedly formed only for the upcoming event.
The closed qualifiers for ESL Challenger Anaheim 2022 will take place on December 11-12. Team Spirit, who recieved a direct invite, in the opening match will go up against DBL PONEY.
Right after PGL Major Stockholm 2021, where Team Spirit failed to reach the Legends Stage, the CEO of the organization Nikita Chukalin announced a reboot of the roster. Subsequently, together with in-game leader chopper, Viktor "somedieyoung" Orudzhev and Nikolay "mir" Bityukov were also put on the transfer list.