A Russian organization called Aspiration picked up TEAMSWAGYOLO, who placed fourth at CIS LAN Championship last month.
Only two weeks later, the team already showed some promise, as they were able to place fourth in a local tournament called CIS LAN Championship with all top teams from the region, excluding Natus Vincere.
|kibaken returns with an active line-up (photo hltv.org)|
The lineup has recently been picked up by a Russian organization Aspiration, and Karyagin shared a few words about the move:
"I'm very happy to be back in the competitive scene. With these guys I feel that we can win. I hope, and I know, that every player in our team wants to improve, wants to grow, and we are ready to show our best." Karyagin told HLTV.org.
"Our next tournament will be a small LAN in Saint Petersburg with good teams like PiTER, ACES etc., and then we will practice hard for ESWC qualifers and next majors. Also we would like to thank Aspiration Gaming, who believe in us, and will support us."
Aspiration line-up is:
As explained in the statement, Aspiration's first tournament under the new organization will be Mayan LAN in Saint Petersburg featuring $1,300 in prizemoney.