ViCi to miss Asia Minor due to visa issues

LucasAM
October 19th, 2017 21:21

ViCi, one of the first four teams invited to the Asia Minor for the ELEAGUE Boston Major, has had to pull out because of bureaucratic issues.

HLTV.org has learned that it will be B.O.O.T-d[S], the DreamHack Masters Malmö 2017 attendees, that will take the place of Bin "Savage" Liu and WeiJie "zhokiNg" Zhong's ViCi when the Asia Minor kicks off in Seoul, Korea, on October 26-29.

The Singaporean team was seen playing at DreamHack Malmö earlier this year

The tournament, which has $50,000 on the line for the top performers, will also have the two best teams at the event qualify for the ELEAGUE Boston Major Main Qualifier in Atlanta, GA, early next year. 

With the inclusion of B.O.O.T-d[S] in lieu of ViCi, the team list is now:

Australia Renegades China TyLoo
Mongolia TheMongolz China Flash
Korea MVP PK Australia Tainted Minds
Australia Kings Singapore B.O.O.T-d[S]
China Bin 'Savage' Liu
Bin 'Savage' Liu
Age:
28
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.14
Maps played:
500
KPR:
0.77
DPR:
0.63
APR:
0.13
China WeiJie 'zhokiNg' Zhong
WeiJie 'zhokiNg' Zhong
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.14
Maps played:
610
KPR:
0.80
DPR:
0.69
APR:
0.18
#1
JW | 
Sweden HansMartinnn 
xD easy f0r RNG
2017-10-19 21:22
#7
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Austria shaakeh 
rip koreaNs edit. sorry chinese they all look the same don't judge me
2017-10-19 21:23
#33
sXe | 
Russia Duzzle 
fresh joke
2017-10-19 22:08
#50
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China ToTheStars 
nah europeans are just blind
2017-10-19 23:35
#52
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Austria shaakeh 
at least we have eyes /nice name mate
2017-10-19 23:38
yeah we have, you don't
2017-10-20 00:46
yeah we have, you don't
2017-10-20 00:46
#81
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China ToTheStars 
at least we have economy /closed
2017-10-20 08:36
Germany,austria,hitler,shithole of europe they all look the same. Dont judge me.
2017-10-20 00:47
No recca no risky no chance
2017-10-19 21:52
Expected
2017-10-19 21:22
#3
Zeus | 
CIS zzero 
another one bites the dust
2017-10-19 21:22
WHO CARES TIER 88 like favelas
2017-10-19 21:23
nice
2017-10-19 21:22
#6
Europe xyzyx 
expected
2017-10-19 21:22
#8
FejtZ | 
Estonia XypherEST 
lol they are SINGAPOREAN not INDONESIAN. hltv dumb.
2017-10-19 22:05
How do you say that
2017-10-20 06:45
Because it wasn't in a rules hltv.org/forums/rules And now they just changed it to 'Singaporean' maybe because of me :O
2017-10-20 10:52
Oh
2017-10-20 14:18
#9
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Turkey ThoriGod 
so sad
2017-10-19 21:22
#10
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Canada Questica 
this major cycle has been so bad...
2017-10-19 21:22
:( shame we won't see zhoking in action
2017-10-19 21:23
nice invites eleague lmao
2017-10-19 21:23
#13
Tsogoo | 
France Wtfay 
seems like ez4mongolz
2017-10-19 21:23
#34
sXe | 
Russia Duzzle 
ez for rng snd tyloo. again
2017-10-19 22:09
#49
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Australia Dubzayy 
Renegades and Kings*
2017-10-19 23:22
#61
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China Jaylen 
kings lul
2017-10-20 01:02
#79
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Australia Dubzayy 
tyloo with bondik LUL
2017-10-20 07:33
#80
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China Jaylen 
renegades in asian qualifier lul
2017-10-20 07:37
#88
f0rest | 
China Dejiang 
nifty carried rng last minor lol
2017-10-20 12:32
#89
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Australia Dubzayy 
still renegades > tyloo though
2017-10-20 12:41
visa issues is the new cs meta
2017-10-19 21:23
#35
sXe | 
Russia Duzzle 
this minor-season mainstream
2017-10-19 22:09
#42
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Indonesia yolorize 
+1
2017-10-19 22:26
what the f..okey,go mvp pk
2017-10-19 21:23
#16
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United States FaZeMeister 
jeez
2017-10-19 21:24
most important tournament in that game and still teams miss it... tragedy and comedy
2017-10-19 21:24
#18
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Serbia Removekebab13 
More like lan issues haha
2017-10-19 21:25
#19
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Malaysia ameersic 
the caption is wrong..B.O.O.T-d[S] is a Singaporean team..even the flag is there lol
2017-10-19 21:32
DODGERS
2017-10-19 21:29
Invite Grayhound ffs
2017-10-19 21:30
#23
BnTeT | 
Syria Ayresia 
ez for best asia team B.O.O.T-d[S]
2017-10-19 21:37
#71
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Mongolia sogeki 
they will rekt by other teams.
2017-10-20 05:46
#86
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United States JasonDavidson 
I are think englando 8/8
2017-10-20 10:34
#24
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Moldova OptimusBlyad 
fuck so many visas problems and thats only for minors,feelsbadman for ViCi.
2017-10-19 21:41
Weakest qualifier I've ever seen if Renegades can't qualify with these low shits they should just disband.
2017-10-19 21:43
HAHAHA, these majors qualies coming even bigger yoke, sad for the team tho xd...
2017-10-19 21:45
#27
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Portugal Piti69 
EZ FOR BOOTS
2017-10-19 21:47
expected
2017-10-19 21:53
WHO missing WHO ? they cant go major anyway np
2017-10-19 21:57
#31
Norway $abo 
So sad with all these visa issues :(
2017-10-19 21:57
Oh fuck off
2017-10-19 22:04
they wont qualify anyway if they play just another two losses to add in hltv
2017-10-19 22:10
This is not a new issue in csgo :P
2017-10-19 22:11
#38
sXe | 
Russia Duzzle 
cis minor - fantazeri na minor - french canadian asian minor - vici very sad
2017-10-19 22:11
Tyloo also probably not attending cause of Epicenter
2017-10-19 22:21
epicenter better than major ok
2017-10-20 00:34
dont think so either but if they manage to pass the Epicenter qulifier they will indeed miss the Asian Minor. Otherwise why would they travel to Europe to play the qualifier in the first place??
2017-10-20 01:27
Pass against faze ?? Wtf
2017-10-20 06:47
DIdnt say they would
2017-10-20 18:11
they wont qualify vs faze, liquid, they will have a chance in major qual.
2017-10-21 00:37
this major is not whose the better team, but instead its who can get entry into the country
2017-10-19 22:20
ok
2017-10-19 22:22
valve are fucking retarded and should know better at this point rushed out major with no prior communication, teams canceling other events, teams fucked because of visa issues since the window to apply was too short what a shitshow
2017-10-19 22:30
-BOOT +Entity
2017-10-19 22:33
#75
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Singapore Aanszo 
you forgot the kappa
2017-10-20 07:18
Sorry man. -BOOT +Entity Kappa
2017-10-20 10:03
#78
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India alex_gupta 
12 btw hahahaha
2017-10-20 07:31
#45
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Poland Ktav 
Trump is trying to make it easier for NA. ALL NON NA teams won't be able to attend due to visa problems.
2017-10-19 22:59
#46
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Hungary StraYzie 
it is sad
2017-10-19 23:06
justice at last
2017-10-19 23:15
ez for tyloo cuz of bondick
2017-10-19 23:19
#51
flusha | 
Costa Rica XzD 
Shit I was rooting for them :'(
2017-10-19 23:37
boot has the worst championship record, 2 rounds in an entire tournament
2017-10-20 00:33
And their star, Benkai, has the worst rating on Big Events of all players, considering any amount of maps ever played: hltv.org/stats/players?matchType=BigEven..
2017-10-20 02:17
#60
gas | 
Korea kaiske 
TT
2017-10-20 00:58
#72
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Denmark BOOMZOOM 
I'm like TT
2017-10-20 06:41
Easy for Flash.GODS
2017-10-20 01:11
ABS >>> B.O.T d[S]
2017-10-20 01:15
feel bad man:(
2017-10-20 02:19
#67
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United States Lockerboy 
fuck valve, why couldn't they announce the minors beforehand? gabe fat idiot
2017-10-20 03:27
#68
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Mongolia amkameister 
Boot ds is sucks. they should invite Grayhound
2017-10-20 03:27
#69
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China M1rAiwOw 
FeelsBadMan
2017-10-20 04:07
how long it takes till valve realize that they cant announce minor/major qualifier in a short time? they really fucked a lot of team with cancellation tournament and visa issues. and this invited minor in asia is just retarted, i mean a lot of potential in sea and not a single team invited form sea region, need one of those invited team to withdraw from visa issues to finally invite team from sea region. and also recca >> boot ds, fuck this whole minor system in every region :|
2017-10-20 04:29
#76
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Singapore Aanszo 
Recca without bntet LUL FrostMisty omegalul Recca will never be top 5 Asia again with FrostMisty still in the team. BENKAI >NIKO SPLASHSKE > GUARDIAN IMPRESSION > KARRIGAN TOMMY > OLOFMEISTER MOXIE > RAIN EZ 4 TOP ASIAN TEAM
2017-10-20 07:23
#77
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India alex_gupta 
ez for rng and tyloo
2017-10-20 07:31
#83
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Yugoslavia CommieBird 
ez for SG
2017-10-20 09:34
#85
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China steel0815 
rng vs tyloo again
2017-10-20 10:08
nice valve lul
2017-10-20 13:05
Lmao TRASH BOOT INVITED? They fucking struggle against INDIAN TEAM
2017-10-20 14:18
Would've stomped the whole tourney :(
2017-10-20 15:12
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