Thai Wild Rift participant, Senarit “Lenxx” Nattawut, who performs as a jungler for Invate Esports, has been banned for six months from all of Riot Video games’ esports tournaments.
In line with ESL Thailand’s Fb publish, Lenxx was discovered “ringing,” which is in opposition to rule 188.8.131.52 of the Wild Rift SEA Icon Collection Thailand Fall Season rulebook. This rule offers with gamers who’re concerned in utilizing or impersonating different gamers’ accounts, which is technically termed as ringing.
On account of the ban, Lenxx is not going to be taking part within the approaching rounds. As an alternative, a brand new jungler, Pongsatorn “Coldenfeet” Kornrat will likely be taking his place.
Invate Esports can nonetheless make it by means of the Wild Rift SEA Icon Collection playoffs with out Lenxx onboard
Lenxx was a first-team participant for Invate Esports and was a part of the Wild Rift SEA Icon Collection Thailand 2021. The group completed third within the group stage and had been by means of to the playoffs. Sadly, following his ban for ringing, Lenxx will not be capable of participate within the upcoming rounds.
Nonetheless, as confirmed by Invate Esports, former League of Legends skilled and present Wild Rift participant, Pongsatorn “Coldenfeet” Kornrat is ready to take over the group’s jungle.
Regardless of the interior turmoil and a late roster replace, Invate Esports will likely be seeking to proceed their present type within the playoffs. The playoffs began at present and can proceed until August 29.
The winners will proceed to the group stage of the Wild Rift SEA Championship, which is scheduled to be held from September 14 on. The second- and third-placed groups, then again, will make it to the play-in stage of the $200,000 occasion.
The highest two groups from the SEA Championship will symbolize the Thailand area on the innaugurative Wild Rift World Championship, scheduled to be held later this yr.
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