harumi: B1ad3 to replace s1mple in NAVI at IEM Sydney 2023
NAVI's AWPer Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev may miss IEM Sydney 2023. Insider Vlad "harumi" Radvilovich spoke about the Black-and-Yellow's potential roster changes.
It was reported that s1mple's place in the starting five will be taken by coach Andrey "B1ad3" Gorodenskiy. In turn, Justinas "jL" Lekavicius will take on the role of AWPer.
As insider Aleksey “OverDrive” Birukov clarified, Kostyliev missed his flight to Sydney. The Ukrainian esports athlete will likely miss his team’s openers at the tournament.
NAVI will kick off their performance at IEM Sydney 2023 tomorrow, October 16. In the first match of the group stage, the team will face Apeks.