[Update] BOOM Esports Skem Secures Visa For The Stockholm Main 2022
Replace: It appears to be like like BOOM Esports will likely be enjoying at full power on the ESL One Stockholm Main 2022, in any case. Skem has confirmed that every part is now “okay” as regards to the visa state of affairs, presumably which means that he’ll have the ability to journey to Sweden to compete on the Stockholm Main 2022. “Visa okay good letsgo,” Skem introduced, earlier this morning.
Authentic article: Southeast Asian favorites BOOM Esports could also be pressured to play with a stand-in on the upcoming ESL One Stockholm Main 2022. The group’s founder Gary “Natshuba” Ongko confirmed that BOOM Esports’ place 5 participant Andrei “skem” Ong has been unable to safe a visa, with the foremost scheduled to kick off in two days (Could twelfth).
Natshuba additionally confirmed that the opposite 4 gamers of BOOM Esports: Souliya “JaCkky” Khoomphetsavong, Erin Jasper “Yopaj” Ferrer, Saieful “Fbz” Ilham, and Timothy John “Tims” Randrup have obtained their visas for the match.
Will visa points plague ESL One Stockholm Main 2022?
This isn’t the primary occasion of visa troubles on the upcoming main. Jap European crew Thoughts Video games will likely be enjoying with two stand-ins due to visa points. The crew’s help gamers’ Danil “Bignum” Shekhovtsov and Semion “CemaTheSlayer” Krivulya will miss out on the foremost. Consequently, Andrey “Dukalis” Kuropatkin and Genadiy “Astral” Motuz from PuckChamp will likely be standing-in at this occasion.
Russian-language commentator Alexey “STORM” Tumanov has additionally speculated that Sébastien “Ceb” Debs might stand-in for OG within the upcoming ESL One Stockholm 2022 Main, for the reason that crew’s captain Mikhail “Misha” Agatov, is having issues with acquiring a visa to compete at Stockholm.
With Natshuba indicating that there are extra “unfortunate folks on the market,” we may even see much more groups competing with stand-ins or replacements on this match.
It’s not simply gamers who’re dealing with visa troubles. Dota 2 expertise Mira “Ephey” Riad had earlier confirmed that she can be unable to attend the foremost because of the similar causes. Hopefully, these points could be resolved earlier than Could 12 and we see groups compete at full power within the upcoming ESL One Stockholm Main 2022.