NAVI, one of the finest CS:GO teams has been going through some roster changes recently. They have added a new player into their team.
Natus Vincere has finally announced their new player, who will join the team for a few events. He would play in the roster at the Blast Premier Spring Finals 2022 and other events.
NAVI New Player :
Viktor “sdy” Orudzhev will be the 5th player in NAVI’s roster. The team has acquired him as a stand-in player, on a free loan from MAD Lions.
Sdy is an experienced player who has competed in various CS:GO tournaments. He has also played with the famous team – Team Spirit.
This time, he is replacing Russian player ‘Boombl4’. NAVI removed ‘Boombl4’ from the active roster because of his wife’s posts supporting Russia.
In addition, NAVI announced that they will only work with Russian players including ‘Electronic’ and ‘Perfecto’ if they agree to relocate outside of Russia.
Also, it is not clear yet who will be the IGL of the team.
Blast Premier Spring Finals 2022 :
The Finals for the Blast Premier Spring are all set to begin on 15 June. The event will run for 4 days with a single-elimination bracket.
The prize pool for the event is $425,000. The champions will get the lion’s share of $200,000 and a direct slot into the Blast Premier World Finals.
The following teams will fight in the Group Stage –
Group A :
- FaZe Clan
- G2 Esports
- Pain Gaming
- Team Vitality
- Natus Vincere
Fans will finally get to watch NAVI’s new roster on 15 June against OG, which will be the opening match of the Group Stage.
To sum up, the addition of a new player and having a new IGL will change the gameplay of the team. It will be interesting to watch NAVI’s new roster in Blast Premier.