Andi worked with Gambit during a turbulent period in which the in-game leader role passed between multiple players and three players being changed in the "fifth player" spot: Bektiyar "fitch" Bahytov, Denis "seized" Kostin and Nikolay "mir" Bityukov. Accompanying that was a series of poor results—Gambit finished in last place at their last two events: StarSeries i-League Season 5 and Adrenaline Cyber League and are currently sitting at #13 in our rankings.
"I made a decision to leave the team and am no longer head coach of Gambit. Some might find it strange, but it was necessary for the sake of the team. In order to win the team needs a fresh point of view and a new approach. It pains me to leave knowing that we didn't achieve the results that were expected of us by our fans. I am grateful to management, players and fans for their support." - Andi
In the meantime, Gambit's CGO Konstantin "groove" Pikiner will be accompanying the squad at events and should be standing behind them at DreamHack Open Summer and the ZOTAC Cup Masters Europe Finals.
Gambit is now down to just the five players: