LDLC will take HellRaisers’ spot at DreamHack ASTRO Open Denver 2017 due to visa issues.
Unfortunately, HellRaisers won’t attend Denver 2017. Their player Özgür "woxic" Eker wasn’t able to secure a visa in time for the competition.
HellRaisers received a direct invite to the European qualifier, and claimed their ticket to Denver after an exceptional performance in the Round of 16 battle. They defeated coREA, Team Spirit, Team LDLC, and Team Dignitas, totalizing a 8-1 score.
Team LDLC, that lost against HR in the Semifinals 1 to 2, will take their place.
Team LDLC’s roster
- Kévin “Ex6TenZ” Droolans
- Antoine “to1nou” Pirard
- Alexander “ALEX” McMeekin
- Mathieu “Maniac” Quiquerez
- Timothée “DEVIL” Démolon
- Julien “Krav” Hernandez (coach)
DreamHack ASTRO Open Denver 2017 will occur from October 20th to 22nd at National Western Complex in Denver, Colorado, US. Eight teams will battle for a $100,000 prize pool in the GLS Group Stage, followed by the best-of-three single-elimination Playoffs
Teams at DreamHack Open Denver
- Counter Logic Gaming
- Tempo Storm
- Team LDLC
- NRG Esports
DreamHack confirmed that the groups for the LAN event will be released shortly.
Header image by Pierre Yves Laroche - DreamHack
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