It is known that electronic unable to attend the tournament, which takes place smooya
On FlipSid3 official website published a statement that Dennis "electronic" Sharipov forced to miss the upcoming iBUYPOWER Masters. The reason for this was the refusal of a visa for a Russian player needed to visit the United States. The status of the replacement-CIS team will play Owen "smoya" Butterfield from CeX team.
"We are sorry to announce that Denis" electronic "Sharipov could not get a visa to travel to the US to speak at iBP Masters this weekend. Flipsid3, in turn, will participate in the tournament and will take advantage of replacement. We are glad to announce that Owen" smoya "Butterfield joins the roster as the 5th player." - Said in a statement FlipSid3.
The British player known only at the regional level, and of the greatest achievements you can celebrate the victory in qualifying for the ESL UK Premiership Summer 2016 Promotions and thus 2nd place in the tournament-qualifying. In the selection for the European finals WESG, smoya with his team managed to take a 6-8, losing on the way to the final, the future owner of the quota - fish123.
Composition FlipSid3 on iBUYPOWER Masters:
Egor "markeloff" Markelov
George "WorldEdit" Yaskin
Andrew "B1ad3" Gorodensky
Yang "wayLander" Rahkonen
Owen "smooya" Butterfield (replacement)
Recall that iBUYPOWER Masters is scheduled for November 12-13 and will be held in Costa Mesa, USA. In total, the tournament will take 8 teams participating, which will compete for a prize pool of $ 100,000 and four vouchers for IEM Oakland.