LGD's imp unable to attend NESO due to injuries

by theScore Staff Nov 4 2015
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LGD Gaming AD Carry Gu "imp" Seungbin will be unable to play in the National Electronic Sports Open as a result of injuries, LGD announced today on weibo. This is following imp's complaints of wrist pains during Worlds.

"LGD AD Carry imp is unable to attend today's NESO games because of injuries, which we deeply regret," the organization said via weibo. "As a result of such misfortune, the LGD League team made ​​an adjustment. Though the usual line-up will not play, we still hope you will support us."

LGD Gaming have not revealed which players will start for the team in the National Electronic Sports Open, but when imp struggled with visa issues in the past, Wei "GODV" Shen, the team's mid laner, took over the position with substitute Chen "Yeluo" Libin played mid. LGD Gaming lost 0-3 to OMG with GODV playing AD Carry and split 1-1 with Qiao Gu in Demacia Cup.

LGD play their first match in NESO against Big Jaws at 12:30 a.m. EST on Nov 6. It can be watched on on the League of Legends event stream.

Kelsey Moser is a staff writer for theScore eSports. You can follow her on Twitter.