Former AWPer of NAVI and's academy teams joins Aurora

17-year-old AWPer Vladislav "latt1kk" Vydrin, who is best known for his time with NAVI and's academy teams, has joined Aurora, the Russian club announced on Twitter.

latt1kk started his professional career in NAVI Youth in 2021 and soon joined NAVI Junior. At the beginning of 2022, when Natus Vincere parted ways with all the Russian players of their academy team, he began to represent VP.Prodigy.

Vydrin has been playing for Aurora for the past month as a stand-in. His addition to the team comes as part of a rebuilding phase, which also saw former forZe player Aleksandr "KENSI" Gurkin join the roster.

There is currently one spot left to fill in the Aurora lineup. According to insider Alexey "OverDrive" Birukov, Ivan "SELLTER" Miroshnikov, who previously played for Singularity, Unique and several other Russian teams, will take over the vacancy.

 Aurora's current lineup is:

 Viktor "⁠Lack1⁠" Boldyrev
 Aleksandr "⁠KENSI⁠" Gurkin
 Evgeny "⁠Norwi⁠" Ermolin
Vladislav "latt1kk" Vydrin

 Sergey "⁠starix⁠" Ischuk (coach)