k1to to replace faveN in BIG at IEM Cologne 2022
BIG have announced the roster for the upcoming IEM Cologne 2022 on their social media. At the home event for the German organization, Nils "k1to" Gruhne will replace Josef "faveN" Baumann.
faveN continues to recover from abdominal influenza that prevented him from taking part in Roobet Cup 2022. Back then, he was also replaced by k1to, together with whom BIG eventually won the online tournament.
IEM Cologne 2022 with a $1 million prize pool will take place from July 5 to 17. The tournament will kick off from the Play-In stage, where the first opponents of BIG will be the Australians from ORDER.
At IEM Cologne 2022, BIG will play with the following lineup:
Johannes "tabseN" Wodarz
Tizian "tiziaN" Feldbusch
Florian "syrsoN" Rische
Karim "Krimbo" Moussa
Nils "k1to" Gruhne