Following a five-month stint in FaZe during which he won two titles, at the ELEAGUE CS:GO Invitational and BLAST Pro Series Miami, AdreN will be returning to his domestic scene, joining AVANGAR.
AdreN will once again be playing in a Kazakhstani team
The 29-year-old is joining the team as a replacement for Bektiyar "fitch" Bahytov, who was on Monday placed on the transfer list, with AVANGAR hoping this signing will propel them further than their peak rank of #13.
AdreN has attended 10 Majors in his career so far, making the playoffs six times, with the standout run happening at PGL Krakow, where he was the MVP in Gambit's Major victory.
AVANGAR are heading into the Major with the following lineup:
Dzhami "Jame" Ali
Alexey "qikert" Golubev
Timur "buster" Tulepov
Sanjar "SANJI" Kuliev
Dauren "AdreN" Kystaubayev
Dastan "dastan" Akbayev (coach)
Aidyn "KrizzeN" Turlybekov (inactive)
Bektiyar "fitch" Bahytov (transfer list)