Russian team fbgaming have signed with Hungarian organization Begrip Gaming after a 3-4th place finish in FACE IT June Cup.
The team is led by zNation's former player Denis "seized" Kostin, who played a few games online as a stand-in for Yegor "markeloff" Markelov during the AWPer's vacation, and also boasts Russian Georgy "WorldEdit" Yaskin among others.
They recently made waves by finishing 3-4th in the FACEIT June Cup after defeating the now former SprintFox squad 2-0 in the quarter finals. They also scored map on Epsilon, but were ultimately knocked out 1-2 in the semi-finals.
Seized's team with a new home
Now only a few days after the tournament ended, the team has signed with Begrip Gaming in order to be able to travel to international events.
Hungary-based organization is known as the former home to lot of top level Swedish players such as Christopher "GeT_RiGhT" Alesund of NiP Gaming.
"We are pleased to introduced the new team! We have been considering about who would deserve to be under the name of begrip. Finally, we have chosen a Russian team, led by Denis 'Seized' Kostin."
"We hope that the next upcoming months will be benefical for both camps! In addition, let us greet Begrip Gaming new CS:GO team!" Begrip Gaming said on their Facebook page regarding the pick up.
All five players have participated in each of the StarLadder's StarSeries, while Anton "kibaken" Kolesnikov is the only one who has made international appearance at Esports Heaven Prague event in December 2012.
Begrip Gaming now consists of the following players:
Denis "seized" Kostin
Georgy "WorldEdit" Yaskin
Alexey "ub1que" Polivanov
Anton "kibaken" Kolesnikov
Nickolay "latro" Li
This also marks return of Begrip Gaming, an iconic organization that often helped semi-good Swedish players develop into stars en route to teams such as SK and fnatic, although it is said it is under new ownership.