TYLOO replace xccurate with Freeman in starting lineup

The Chinese organization TYLOO has announced that WingHei "⁠Freeman⁠" Cheung will be playing for their organization in place of Kevin "⁠xccurate⁠" Susanto, starting with the ESL Pro League Season 9 Finals.

Freeman officially joined TYLOO at the start of the month alongside Zhenghao "⁠DANK1NG⁠" Lv, but both players did not participate in the Asia Minor qualifiers where TYLOO opted to use their old roster, albeit Freeman was signed up for the qualifier as the coach/backup player.

Freeman will represent TYLOO moving forward

Initially, no plans were revealed about how TYLOO plan to utilize their 7-man roster, but now, it has been announced that Freeman is stepping into the fray in favor of the team's AWPer, xccurate. The 21-year-old Indonesian joined the team at the start of 2018, helping them peak at the 10th place in the rankings, a record for an Asian team, after a number of playoff finishes at international events.

* StarLadder official Yegor "⁠Panda⁠" Kolomiets corrected a previous inaccuracy in the article as he stated that TYLOO's Asia Minor roster is in fact locked. TYLOO are forced to use xccurate on their road to the Major unless there is a "proper reason", such as a visa or health issue, that would allow them to swap in coach/backup player Freeman.

Freeman will have his LAN debut for the team at the ESL Pro League Finals on June 18 - June 23. Who will pick up the AWP for the Chinese side is currently unknown, as is the future of DANK1NG, the 19-year-old AWPer they signed from BTRG.IMBA.

TYLOO now have:

Indonesia Hansel "⁠BnTeT⁠" Ferdinand
China HaoWen "⁠somebody⁠" Xu
China YuLun "⁠Summer⁠" Cai
China YuanZhang "⁠Attacker⁠" Sheng
Hong Kong WingHei "⁠Freeman⁠" Cheung

Indonesia Kevin "⁠xccurate⁠" Susanto (backup)
China Zhenghao "⁠DANK1NG⁠" Lv (backup)

China YuLun 'Summer' Cai
YuLun 'Summer' Cai
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
1113
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.14
Ukraine Yegor 'Panda' Kolomiets
Yegor 'Panda' Kolomiets
Age:
-
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.35
Maps played:
8
KPR:
0.94
DPR:
0.58
APR:
0.21
Hong Kong WingHei 'Freeman' Cheung
WingHei 'Freeman' Cheung
Age:
21
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.13
Maps played:
723
KPR:
0.76
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.13
Indonesia Kevin 'xccurate' Susanto
Kevin 'xccurate' Susanto
Age:
22
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.10
Maps played:
612
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.64
APR:
0.10
China YuanZhang 'Attacker' Sheng
YuanZhang 'Attacker' Sheng
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.08
Maps played:
1106
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.14
Indonesia Hansel 'BnTeT' Ferdinand
Hansel 'BnTeT' Ferdinand
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.17
Maps played:
864
KPR:
0.78
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.15
China HaoWen 'somebody' Xu
HaoWen 'somebody' Xu
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.07
Maps played:
1147
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.13
China Zhenghao 'DANK1NG' Lv
Zhenghao 'DANK1NG' Lv
Age:
21
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.17
Maps played:
236
KPR:
0.81
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.11
#2
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Canada YankeeM
Sad
2019-06-14 11:32
Good news for TYLOO. Fancy can AWP
2019-06-14 14:36
#191
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China Hammurab1
As can somebody
2019-06-14 16:39
Who?
2019-06-14 17:14
somebody XD
2019-06-18 19:51
#225
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Indonesia lumayan
who?
2019-06-15 00:32
who?
2019-06-19 22:59
#5
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Portugal misterrhh
Wtfff
2019-06-14 11:32
Expected
2019-06-14 11:32
Nooo
2019-06-14 11:32
yesmen))
2019-06-14 11:32
#11
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Indonesia rareguy
expected
2019-06-14 11:32
#12
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Sweden ronkaball
wtf men
2019-06-14 11:32
#13
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Russia Roneeee
Wtf
2019-06-14 11:32
WHATTT
2019-06-14 11:33
wtf? why
2019-06-14 11:33
So stupid
2019-06-14 11:33
#41 yes let tyLoo play 4v5, lol
2019-06-14 11:43
#21
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Turkey CHAMPTZ
Wrong move.
2019-06-14 11:33
#41 lol. Yeah let TyLoo play 4v5
2019-06-14 11:43
#57
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Turkey CHAMPTZ
Oh, if he wanted to leave then it's his decision. I thought the team managers replaced him.
2019-06-14 11:45
its actually team managers replaced him xccurate has not played well recently
2019-06-14 18:40
asia minor closed qualifier , last game that they won 2:1 gainst ViCi; xccurate:71k, 53d; 75.6 adr, rating: 1.25 meanwhile G2 | Asia KS1ck "its actually team managers replaced him xccurate has NOT played WELL recently"
2019-06-20 10:47
who's better, attacker or summer? meaning who's getting cut next?
2019-06-14 11:34
Chinese scene, stupid moves.
2019-06-14 11:42
cutting xccurate isn't a stupid move, he's got skill but is also one of the most inconsistent awpers
2019-06-14 11:45
Summer is better
2019-06-14 11:47
-attacker +kaze tylul top1
2019-06-14 11:48
Yes men but tyloo already have dank1ng and kaze isn't on tyloo's radar Back in 2018 they prefer xcc instead of kaze because xcc is more of a team player than him
2019-06-14 11:51
who tf is dank1ng
2019-06-14 12:02
Young chinese awper usually play in 5E(it's like chinese faceit) was suspected for cheating in there but no proof He's been dominating t4 teams in china
2019-06-14 12:07
Back in 2018 they prefered xccurate instead of kaze, because he's BnTeT's Indonesian friend and you know that. lol.
2019-06-14 15:55
ofc bntet recommended xcc to tyloo back in late 2017, but late 2018 kaze was also popping off and the fans wanted -xcc +kaze twitter.com/OfficialBleh/status/11370390..
2019-06-14 17:18
They replaced xccurate because he said he will quit csgo and continue his study.
2019-06-14 13:22
Nope, he had a beef with BnTeT. BnTeT didn't even say good bye to him lol
2019-06-14 13:42
#192
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Indonesia rezrex
he fight with bntet or what ?
2019-06-14 16:52
maybe, judging by how bntet welcome freeman and didn't say goodbye to xccurate
2019-06-15 05:16
#24
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Sweden Trkmag
rip xccurate
2019-06-14 11:34
Finally ....
2019-06-14 11:34
xccpected
2019-06-14 11:34
Finally
2019-06-14 11:34
Freemens kill people in server
2019-06-14 11:34
The duo of Bntet and xccurate is the core of tyloo Tyloo is kaput
2019-06-14 11:34
#32
JoJo | 
Russia N1kDaN
+1
2019-06-14 11:35
#54
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Austria sometime2
Freeman outclasses xcurrate in everything
2019-06-14 11:45
cant agree. bntet is the only core and xcc is just an average awper(inconsistency is somehow fatal to an awper and rating doesnt lie), though on the other hand Tyloo cant even find an decent Chinese awper
2019-06-14 12:21
#30
JoJo | 
Russia N1kDaN
why?
2019-06-14 11:34
2019-06-14 11:42
#46
JoJo | 
Russia N1kDaN
ty ty
2019-06-14 11:42
Might be interesting for c9, they love to pick up kicked or benched players from teams that were relevant years ago
2019-06-14 11:35
#35
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Indonesia Deluxio
Xccurate wants to focus on his education so he'll be out from csgo for very long time
2019-06-14 11:36
#38
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Malaysia Suno[t]
+1
2019-06-14 11:39
That explains a lot. Does he live currently in China or Indonesia?
2019-06-14 11:43
#56
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Indonesia Deluxio
He live in Indonesia
2019-06-14 11:45
#36
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France Bavolk
Lol keeping Attacker
2019-06-14 11:37
Retarded move
2019-06-14 11:37
2019-06-14 11:42
Oh ok , so thats the why he underperforms
2019-06-14 11:51
Good move. I heard XC wants to study or something like that.
2019-06-14 11:41
freeman>zywoo
2019-06-14 11:43
NEWFAG HAHAH
2019-06-21 00:48
#50
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Norway Phancy11
Freeman? I would've prefer Kaze if they want kick xcurrate.
2019-06-14 11:43
-summer/attacker +kaze Tylul top1
2019-06-14 11:46
Vici is dead without kaze
2019-06-14 11:48
Kaze's back will broke now that freeman is taken
2019-06-14 13:44
Im faster than hltv
2019-06-14 11:43
#59
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North America DoodlyDick
kaze was better option
2019-06-14 11:46
AFAIK, XCC decided to take a year off to play for TYLOO, time to go back to study.
2019-06-14 11:49
expected -BnTeT incoming
2019-06-14 11:51
What the hell, man? xccurate is one of the best awpers I've ever seen in my life, because he is super aggressive awper like nifty or jugi, gl for freeman but I thinks he can enter to c9 or some good NA team because it is wasting a true potential
2019-06-14 11:52
He's currently sick and resting in indonesia.
2019-06-14 12:04
So is he sick or going to study? Everyone's words are different, for fuck's sake. Who can tell me the real information about his reason to leave?
2019-06-14 15:57
xcc said this on his last stream: 1) i'm currently having a mental burnout and physical sickness so this asian minor qualifier is my last tournament with tyloo guys 2) i'm considering to continue my study he's only considering to continue his study, he usually streams on weibo (chinese app)
2019-06-14 17:15
So it means Freeman will be able to replace him at the Asian Minor since xccurate truly has an illness?
2019-06-14 17:16
freeman was listed as the coach in the minor qualifier so he can replace xcc in the minor, while dank1ng wasn't listed at all so he can't play at asia minor
2019-06-14 17:20
By the rules, you can replace your player only with reserve player / coach and only if your player has visa or health issues. twitter.com/EL_pANdaRL/status/1139487905..
2019-06-14 17:22
oh then xcc was replaced because of health issues? thankyou for info btw ^^
2019-06-14 17:23
I don't know. I think he left because of them and will be replaced for the minor because of them too.
2019-06-14 17:26
or maybe he's not really sick and it's just a scheme so they can use freeman in the minor? and xcc deleted his farewell tweet with tyloo and replaced it with twitter.com/xccurateCSGO/status/11394790..
2019-06-14 17:30
idk, hope freeman will be able to replace him
2019-06-14 17:55
PLEASE JOIN POLISH TEAM SOON
2019-06-14 12:02
2019-06-14 12:57
He'll definitely get offer from good teams...he deserves better team than tyloo
2019-06-14 12:03
#81
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Europe tokyo999
supp
2019-06-14 12:04
#82
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Hong Kong Silver6
Ez4Freeman my boi 😎
2019-06-14 12:05
What
2019-06-14 12:08
#87
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Thailand hahahoha
ez4freeman
2019-06-14 12:08
#88
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Brazil eoteamo
aww man rip fantasy
2019-06-14 12:09
why?? :(
2019-06-14 12:13
thank you XCC!
2019-06-14 12:14
thank you XCC and hope u recover soon.
2019-06-14 12:16
He sick?
2019-06-15 14:16
check the twitter post
2019-06-20 16:28
They gone replace bntet next :((
2019-06-14 12:26
#96
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Greece her-1g
kaze bntet freeman attacker somebody i think this is the best east/south east team you can do right now
2019-06-14 12:28
#193
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Indonesia rezrex
-attacker +summer there u go the best team in asia
2019-06-14 16:59
TYLUL Xccurate to tier-1 team finnaly?
2019-06-14 12:28
wtf? xccurate is insane awper why they replace him wtf
2019-06-14 12:35
freeman better imo
2019-06-14 12:52
2019-06-14 12:56
Wait holup, what about my fantasy? Still got xccurate on my lineup
2019-06-14 12:35
#106
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Poland SmartyyCS
He will be replaced
2019-06-14 12:57
That means you have freeman in your fantasy
2019-06-14 13:19
expected
2019-06-14 13:07
#111
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Indonesia Nyrax
Expected, xcc play so bad for last 6 months..
2019-06-14 13:12
#114
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Australia csRIOTgo
what about BnTeT? put him out of misery already... Summer and AttackeR have to always play together right? if one quit, others will follow?
2019-06-14 13:17
#115
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Brazil kaiknux
upgrade or downgrade?
2019-06-14 13:19
obviously an upgrade since they'll have one more main rifle rather than 2 awper
2019-06-14 13:29
#156
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Brazil kaiknux
nice. ty.
2019-06-14 14:30
#194
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Indonesia rezrex
who the other awper ? summer ?
2019-06-14 17:01
summer awper for Tside while freeman somebody and summer can awp for CTside, so depending on the match and map source: CaptainMo
2019-06-14 17:31
#234
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Indonesia rezrex
when did captainmo said that ? which interview ?
2019-06-15 06:43
Weibo stream
2019-06-16 04:46
#249
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Indonesia rezrex
u understand what he said ? wow
2019-06-16 04:51
no, a chinese user translated it for me
2019-06-16 18:09
#117
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Estonia RopzTop1
free Kaze
2019-06-14 13:21
bntet lonely again
2019-06-14 13:22
#121
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Sweden Lagge15
What are they doing? Each and every roster change they make just make the team weaker.
2019-06-14 13:30
They? XC will study, he stepped down himself.
2019-06-14 13:47
#188
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Sweden Lagge15
Where did you find this info? Why not do it like many young europeans and study while being pro?
2019-06-14 16:24
Well, through Asians on HLTV/Twitter
2019-06-14 19:07
#221
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Sweden Lagge15
But he is 21 and Asian. Didn't he ger his Bachelor 10 years ago?
2019-06-14 20:27
#305
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Australia Samrith
I actually always think xcc is 16yo lmao
2019-06-21 08:18
GODCURATE best player in this team,lul. RiP TYLUL
2019-06-14 13:36
BnTeT kaze Freeman somebody dobu/kabal
2019-06-14 13:41
#126
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Sweden swedz2
First question, will Freeman not get locked up in China cuz hong kong xd Second, why the F do you remove ur best awper for a bot?
2019-06-14 13:42
XC wants to study. TyLoo didnt want to replace him obviously. Freeman is good dude. Freeman wont obv go to China, hes staying in Hong Kong.
2019-06-14 13:46
#135
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Sweden swedz2
If I was playing in China's top 1 team in an underdeveloped scene I'd wanna stay there for as long as possible..studies can come later
2019-06-14 13:50
Well you & XC got diff opinions obv
2019-06-14 19:05
* StarLadder official Yegor "Panda" Kolomietc corrected a previous inaccuracy in the article as he stated that TYLOO's Asia Minor roster is in fact locked. TYLOO are forced to use xccurate on their road to the Major unless there is a "proper reason", such as a visa or health issue, that would allow them to swap in coach/backup player Freeman. omg
2019-06-14 13:43
-summer +kaze PLEASE
2019-06-14 13:47
Summer>attacker
2019-06-14 14:05
-xccurate + freeman? kaze would make more sense for awper over danking
2019-06-14 13:48
#147
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China hdgamerrr
kaze contracted to vg i think kaze would be a better choice than danking for now
2019-06-14 14:12
#136
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Nepal sasukeee
Who will be the awper then ??
2019-06-14 13:53
That's a good question. If I had to guess, I'd say Summer. I remember he played a lot with with AWP back in the days. (fancy1 days)
2019-06-14 14:34
gl to my man freeman <3
2019-06-14 14:05
#141
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Chile strong221
both are really good players, china numba one
2019-06-14 14:06
i love freeman but why? xccurate is a fucking god
2019-06-14 14:06
thank you XCC
2019-06-14 14:11
Good luck to curate. Thanks God they didn't bench BnTeT, without both of them I'd lost all hope(
2019-06-14 14:12
Expected..shit player
2019-06-14 14:17
if tyloo sign kaze and replace attacker/summer tyloo gonna lose china flag
2019-06-14 14:27
It's very simple & good for both parties, xccurate wants to continue his studies & TyLoo wants a Chinese-speaking roster because they suffered a lot & specially BnTeT as he had to translate stuff to xcc mid-game (if I understood correctly), Freeman isn't a bad player so he'll fit in easily I believe, although in terms of skill it is definitely a downgrade but it ain't a big one.
2019-06-14 14:30
tyLUL
2019-06-14 14:34
#160
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Austria TheClemi
Not a fan of this team anymore.
2019-06-14 14:36
#161
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Hungary Shiron212
Good luck! Let's see how it goes
2019-06-14 14:38
LOL BNTET unfollow XCC in instagram and unfriend XCC in steam
2019-06-14 14:39
I like xccurate cause he is incosistent as me
2019-06-14 14:46
Guess he's a freeman now...
2019-06-14 14:47
xcc will comeback much stronger, imo he is still the best awper in asia rn, not kaze (even though he is a pretty good awper too)
2019-06-14 14:49
expected
2019-06-14 14:50
LOL, what is the logic to remove your best player? I would love to see playing for some polish team with bntet
2019-06-14 14:50
Is Freeman coming in as an entry fragger? He's been more of a playmaker and i hope he stays in that role besides it'd be much better for somebody to continue doing entry and die first instead.
2019-06-14 15:00
slowly they are turning tyloo to micn @ made in china
2019-06-14 15:01
Wtf not Kevin!
2019-06-14 15:06
okay freeman is not free now, he's back on business
2019-06-14 15:10
#174
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Finland Faifainei
BnTeT the last polish hope 😥
2019-06-14 15:16
#176
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Europe tokyo999
who
2019-06-14 15:25
expected, bntet is next
2019-06-14 15:30
0iq tard
2019-06-14 15:34
nice to meet you !
2019-06-14 15:34
#180
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Indonesia Exodd
Xccurate is a freeman now
2019-06-14 15:36
Yeah, change xccurate over attacker, Nice one.
2019-06-14 15:53
Maybe he will back to Poland and replace snatchie in vp
2019-06-14 16:08
Freemen)))
2019-06-14 16:24
3iq move.
2019-06-14 16:26
#195
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South Africa @FyreCS
Bntet Xign Kaze Freeman Summer
2019-06-14 17:04
#197
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China Yao_Ming
who cares they should be perma banned after throwing last tourny 4 money
2019-06-14 17:12
bad move imo
2019-06-14 17:26
I hope xccurate and his brother make a new team and become like ENCE
2019-06-14 17:31
with xccurate only ? i think it will be just a dream, if they add BnTeT then the dream will probably can become real the real indonesian star that have a consistent stats is only BnTeT
2019-06-15 04:02
Do you know anyone from ence before they go big other than allu?
2019-06-15 05:19
yes i know xseven and aerial especially sergej
2019-06-15 07:10
Well i didn't
2019-06-15 07:11
so you just dont follow this all hltv matches didnt u ? Sergej it's already called as a big youngster that will come to the scene since a long time.
2019-06-15 07:12
#306
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Australia Samrith
+1 Sergej was like Ropz, the younger god
2019-06-21 08:22
#214
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Brazil cadik
bad move
2019-06-14 18:02
#215
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Portugal capt
Xcurrate is a great player and I think he Will be joining C9
2019-06-14 18:05
i don't think so
2019-06-15 05:50
Sad to see. Guess bntet will be the next
2019-06-14 19:05
undeserved
2019-06-14 20:43
#228
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Other daksta210
rather see somebody go than xcurate imo granted xcurates form wasnt as great as it was for a while there earlier in the year but still
2019-06-15 05:14
EZ4 Freeman
2019-06-15 05:41
Deserved but whos gonna use awp
2019-06-15 06:17
Summer
2019-06-15 06:52
danking is dogshit btw
2019-06-15 09:41
#240
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Indonesia Nuryuky
nice move, xcc play so bad lately
2019-06-15 09:51
lost so many easiest shot recently
2019-06-15 10:55
Yeah he play so bad after roster change
2019-06-15 10:58
#250
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Indonesia Nuryuky
he has skill but still inconsistently
2019-06-16 05:55
#244
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Indonesia Nyrax
Idk what happen between xcc and BnTeT, but both unfollowing each other on all social media (even both unfriend on steam thoo!).. Maybe BnTeT benched him, u know that BnTeT like the leader of tyloo right after capt Mo retired..
2019-06-15 13:09
i notice this too! i just know about the steam friend tho damn! if you look at bntet's insta comment, he answered most of his comments but avoided all the xccurate related stuff. Bntet is not the leader of tyloo tho kindy is their leader
2019-06-16 18:14
Good luck
2019-06-15 14:08
#247
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Sweden txshirx
For people wondering why xccurate played bad lately it's because he took over the IGL role
2019-06-15 15:40
#251
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China garyh0
tyloo rising
2019-06-16 09:28
#254
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China ljl84451
Let's go tyloo ez4tylul
2019-06-18 04:03
Not like he ! I like xcca
2019-06-20 07:41
lol xccurate better than bot freeman tylul wrong move
2019-06-21 02:35
Although this fluke team archived something in last year but still couldnt change the fact they dont kown how to play csgo. Imagine a team consist of four entry fraggers, no IGL, no sniper, random supporter. LMAO
2019-06-21 07:10
#307
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Kazakhstan k4harman
lol
2019-06-22 20:25
#308
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Denmark lonnyb
best tyloo player gone
2019-06-23 18:09
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