Talent lineup for SL i-League Invitational Shanghai revealed
The on-air team for the SL i-League Invitational Shanghai, that will be held on November 2-5, has been revealed.
To bring the action and break down the matchups, StarLadder will bring an eight-man team to Shanghai, China next week. The tournament will be held over four days, with teams such as HAVU, Virtus.pro and Renegades in competition for a $150,000 prize pool.
The analyst desk will be hosted by Tres "stunna" Saranthus, with well-known figures Janko "YNk" Paunović and Joona "natu" Leppänen being there to break down the action. The final member of the desk will be Sudhen "Bleh" Wahengbam, who is expected provide additional insight on the two regional teams in attendance, TYLOO and Flash.
Commentating the matches will be two duos; half of the action will be narrated by Harry "JustHarry" Russell and StarLadder's Tom "Tombizz" Bissmire, while Hugo Byron and Niels "rizc" Topp will handle the remainder.
You can find the full talent list below:
Tres "stunna" Saranthus - Host
Janko "YNk" Paunović - Analyst
Joona "natu" Leppänen - Analyst
Sudhen "Bleh" Wahengbam - Analyst
Harry "JustHarry" Russell - Commentator
Tom "Tombizz" Bissmire - Commentator
Hugo Byron - Commentator
Niels "rizc" Topp - Commentator
StarLadder has also announced the Russian stream talent, with the likes of Antonina "Tonya" Predko, Oleksandr "Petr1k" Petryk and Alexey "XAOC" Kucherov working the desk. However, the final analyst has been left as a secret, with the reveal to happen live at the event.