Çağatay "DESPE" Sedef received a two-years ban for cheating a week ago. After reviewing the case, ESL revoked the ban.
DESPE is currently under contract with Space Soldiers, but due to the wrong cheating allegation, he couldn’t stand in for Engin "ngiN" Kor during the Open Qualifier for IEM Oakland.
Space Soldiers promptly answered that their player has been falsely accused, and they were already in touch with ESL to solve the issue as soon as possible.
Today, Jonas "bsl" Alsaker Vikan, tournament director of ESL, released the following statement:
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