BIG to play with stand-in from academy team at least until the end of IEM Rio Major 2022
BIG have announced on social media that the member of the club's academy roster Elias "s1n" Stein will continue to play for the team at the upcoming tournaments, namely BLAST Premier Fall Showdown 2022 and IEM Rio Major 2022.
Stein joined BIG's main team ahead of the European RMR event. The 20-year-old esports athlete replaced Josef "faveN" Baumann, who was indefinitely out of action after falling ill.
With s1n on board, the German squad successfully qualified for IEM Rio Major 2022. In the course of the regional qualifying competition, the team defeated Sangal, Vitality and K23.
BIG's next game will take place tomorrow, October 20, at 17:30 MSK. In their debut match at BLAST Premier Fall Showdown 2022, Johannes "tabseN" Wodarz and company will face off against Sangal.
BIG will use the following roster for the upcoming tournaments:
Johannes "tabseN" Wodarz
Florian "syrsoN" Rische
Karim "Krimbo" Moussa
Nils "k1to" Gruhne
Elias "s1n" Stein