cogu to stand in for kNg on Immortals

by Dennis Gonzales Sep 12 2017
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Raphael "cogu" Camargo will serve as a stand in for Immortals in their upcoming group matches at the ELEAGUE Premier 2017 as Vito "kNgV-" Giuseppe has run into visa issues.

The news closely follows the result of DreamHack Montreal 2017, where Immortals were given a default loss in the Grand Finals due to three of their players, kNg among them, not being present for the start of the first map.

RELATED: theScore esports Daily (Sept.10): The Immortals DreamHack forfeit controversy

North defeated IMT 16-9 on Cobble to close out the best-of-three series and win the Grand Finals.

theScore esports has reached out to Immortals regarding the last minute roster change.

ELEAGUE Premier 2017 Group B kicks off on Sept. 15 when IMT will face mousesports in their opening match.

Here's what IMT's lineup will look like in Atlanta:

  • Henrique "HEN1" Teles
  • Lucas "steel" Lopes
  • Ricardo "boltz" Prass
  • Lucas "LUCAS1" Teles
  • Raphael "cogu" Camargo (stand in)
  • Rafael "zakk" Fernandes (coach)

RELATED: cajunb on DreamHack's Immortals ruling: 'I would rather have honest play than winning like this because to be honest this feels weird. This doesn't feel like a win [to] some point'

Dennis "Tarmanydyn" Gonzales is a news editor for theScore esports who enjoys whiskey, D&D and first-picking Discipline Priest Pharah a silenced Cavity 9mm Ryu Bounty Hunter. You can follow him on Twitter.