mou to step in for SANJI in CS:GO Asia Championships group stage

AVANGAR will field Rustem "mou" Telepov instead of Sanjar "SANJI" Kuliev during the group stage of CS:GO Asia Championships due to a passport issue, HLTV.org has learned.

The Uzbek player is currently waiting for his passport to return from an application for a visa to the United States, where AVANGAR will travel shortly after the Chinese tournament for ECS Season 8 Finals, running from November 28 to December 1.

The team hopes to have their full lineup back by the end of the group stage, which will run from Wednesday to Thursday, with mou filling the gap for the time being, before the competition moves on to the playoffs on Saturday.

mou will be back in action temporarily in the group stage of CAC

The 28-year-old has been out of action for the majority of the year following the dissolution of Gambit in March, which saw the organization put the main lineup on hold. The AWPer was last seen standing in for Se7en and Winstrike in October.

AVANGAR are in a group with ENCE, mousesports, and ViCi, with their first matchup pitting them against the Finn "karrigan" Andersen-led side. To advance to the playoffs, the Kazakhstani squad need to win at least one match in the GSL group stage. Should they win their group and lock a spot in the semi-finals, SANJI would have until Sunday to arrive in Shanghai.

Uzbekistan Sanjar 'SANJI' Kuliev
Sanjar 'SANJI' Kuliev
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.95
Maps played:
357
KPR:
0.64
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.12
Kazakhstan Rustem 'mou' Telepov
Rustem 'mou' Telepov
Age:
28
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.05
Maps played:
995
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.11
Denmark Finn 'karrigan' Andersen
Finn 'karrigan' Andersen
Age:
29
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.93
Maps played:
1569
KPR:
0.63
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.13
#1
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Germany Bundeskanzler 
mou = major winner
2019-11-19 19:44
ok
2019-11-19 19:44
mou, Jame = double AWP
2019-11-19 19:45
double save
2019-11-19 19:46
#36
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Denmark iLoVeReD 
double penetration
2019-11-19 19:56
ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooohmg
2019-11-19 19:59
Mou 1 major s0mple and jame 0 majors
2019-11-19 21:01
1 Jame time 0 s1mple time 0 mou time
2019-11-19 21:05
1 s1mple GOD 0 Jame/mou GOD
2019-11-19 21:34
My best friend? :(
2019-11-19 21:58
mou = m0eTV = EZ game
2019-11-20 07:36
#164
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Malaysia jskhoo 
Zywoo>s1mple
2019-11-20 03:13
saving weapon? +1
2019-11-20 04:38
#90
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Canada YankeeM 
imagine awp size double penetration, neat stuff
2019-11-19 20:50
You won’t have to imagine if you come to Zeeland ;)
2019-11-19 23:15
#157
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Lithuania arres 
Trying to do a man-talk? Neat stuff
2019-11-20 01:09
Damn that cumshot would rip the poor girls head off. I condone, make it happen!
2019-11-20 02:25
#92
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Greece Gianopoulos 
Double pleasure
2019-11-19 20:51
ahahahahha, nice one
2019-11-20 07:42
Jame can ak
2019-11-19 19:46
Jame can save
2019-11-19 19:49
He is best in this
2019-11-19 20:04
Jame saves*
2019-11-19 20:07
nt mibr is overrated
2019-11-19 21:27
#3
USA | 
United States FrothaIPBan 
Upgrade lol
2019-11-19 19:44
#29
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Russia N1kDaN 
hahahahha yes mens)))
2019-11-19 19:54
I aren't think that tbh. SANJI has difficult role where he has to do a lot of "dirty job" and he does this job pretty well, even though his stats can be bad.
2019-11-19 20:13
Nope Sanji just sucks
2019-11-19 20:15
Like Tarik?
2019-11-19 20:16
Yes, Tarik more trophies than the whole OCE scene tho
2019-11-19 20:18
Arguing past achievements instead of current skill level...
2019-11-19 20:19
Tarik, still in a better team tho
2019-11-19 20:19
#71
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United States JacobSick954 
No OCE team can even dream of beating Tarik :)
2019-11-19 20:34
#98
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United States JacobSick954 
fake
2019-11-19 21:01
#109
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France LeDiplomate 
Obviously
2019-11-19 21:27
#115
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United States JacobSick954 
shut up baguette, let me cry in peace
2019-11-19 21:46
#172
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Denmark EggplantxD 
Yes yes americano
2019-11-20 06:32
0/2 malmö btw
2019-11-19 20:42
What do they pay the sitter to change Tariks diapers through a 3-4 day tournament? Does it cost extra if they need to ensure that his security blanket doesn't get misplaced?
2019-11-20 02:29
Expected from NA brain.
2019-11-19 20:48
#56 learn to read.
2019-11-19 21:02
He just sucks
2019-11-19 21:05
#84
2019-11-19 21:13
Thinking .93 rating isn’t dead weight
2019-11-19 21:15
#100
2019-11-19 21:15
+1 is so sad to watch avangar matches Sanji is jame's bitch, he always play with glock no armour just to drop awp for james
2019-11-20 02:11
Pick this man up asap please
2019-11-19 19:44
#27
YEKINDAR | 
China |x^2| 
happy_2_major_mou_1_major
2019-11-19 19:54
mou alpha though
2019-11-19 20:02
#6
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Georgia Broozman 
Better for avangar XD
2019-11-19 19:45
#151
PRO | 
Portugal migboss 
no SANJI is king
2019-11-19 23:51
nice to see him back atleast as stand in keep it up mou
2019-11-19 19:45
captain mou!
2019-11-19 19:45
#9
Kriegs | 
Asia rehzy 
Major winner to replace a major loser
2019-11-19 19:45
Yes
2019-11-20 08:11
Lol
2019-11-20 12:54
Who?
2019-11-19 19:47
#140
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United States theory^ 
Mou
2019-11-19 22:59
sanji bot nice
2019-11-19 19:47
#14
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Ukraine ksay 
oh i remember mou
2019-11-19 19:47
Not expected, good to see mou back on track
2019-11-19 19:47
Mou will probably be forced to play rifles, big oof
2019-11-19 19:47
#21
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Russia yuko^^ 
U mean forced to play Mac10 and mp9
2019-11-19 19:49
Lol
2019-11-19 20:13
#143
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Hungary StraYzie 
+1
2019-11-19 23:14
#178
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Ukraine petruska 
lmao
2019-11-20 10:00
mou_1_major_s1mple_0_major
2019-11-19 19:47
#18
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Russia BULLYHUNTER_8 
2snipers xDD
2019-11-19 19:48
#19
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Turkey anliyorum 
W H O M E G A L U L
2019-11-19 19:48
#26
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Sweden txshirx_ 
Major winner. Turkish CS OMEGALUL
2019-11-19 19:53
#28
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Turkey anliyorum 
Who cars about Turkish cs? OMEGALUL
2019-11-19 19:54
who cares about turkey more than likely
2019-11-19 19:55
#34
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Turkey anliyorum 
Who cars about anyone anymore men?
2019-11-19 19:55
#72
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United States JacobSick954 
At least a person of Turkish descent won a major. Can't say the same for OCE! :0
2019-11-19 20:36
#73
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Turkey anliyorum 
hahahahah Trueeee
2019-11-19 20:36
#74
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United States JacobSick954 
tarik = turkey
2019-11-19 20:37
#75
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Turkey anliyorum 
yeah man i get that
2019-11-19 20:37
#76
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United States JacobSick954 
he's a literal turkey
2019-11-19 20:38
#77
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Turkey anliyorum 
Hey Jacob i totally get that dude.
2019-11-19 20:38
#78
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United States JacobSick954 
i mean he's a LITERAL turkey
2019-11-19 20:38
#79
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Turkey anliyorum 
okay i surrender
2019-11-19 20:39
#80
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United States JacobSick954 
lmfao
2019-11-19 20:39
#116
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Poland Lukovsky 
pls explain
2019-11-19 21:48
#118
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United States JacobSick954 
do you know what a turkey is? it's an animal.
2019-11-19 21:53
#119
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Poland Lukovsky 
I know how it tastes. I still don't understand pls explain
2019-11-19 21:55
#120
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United States JacobSick954 
tarik = turkey
2019-11-19 21:56
#126
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Poland Lukovsky 
you mean tarik means turkey?
2019-11-19 22:15
#127
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United States JacobSick954 
i mean turkey means tariks
2019-11-19 22:15
#128
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Poland Lukovsky 
so why tarik = turkey
2019-11-19 22:16
#129
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United States JacobSick954 
it's turkey=tarik because tarik=tarik but turkey=tarik becaise turkey=turkey so tarik=turkey
2019-11-19 22:18
#131
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Poland Lukovsky 
I'm disabled and even I can see this doesn't make sense
2019-11-19 22:34
#132
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United States JacobSick954 
only thing that doesn't make sense if your existence
2019-11-19 22:35
#139
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Poland Lukovsky 
an unchanging size that a changing size can get close as much as required without having to reach
2019-11-19 22:53
#33
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Japan Ron1E 
Newfag detected
2019-11-19 19:55
#38
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Turkey anliyorum 
2018-11-25 newtard detecdet getting baited in 2 seconds
2019-11-19 19:56
Anliyorum
2019-11-19 20:13
#64
Maka | 
Russia YIKES! 
anlamiyorsun
2019-11-19 20:17
Anlamiyorlar
2019-11-19 21:23
#112
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Turkey anliyorum 
Anliyorum actually
2019-11-19 21:37
Ok anliyorum
2019-11-19 21:43
#180
Maka | 
Russia YIKES! 
Really though
2019-11-20 10:05
#166
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Japan Ron1E 
Oh, really, i cant create new acc....
2019-11-20 04:09
<3
2019-11-19 19:48
2-0 mouz
2019-11-19 19:49
#24
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Kazakhstan alpamyS 
2 Major winners in one team, pog
2019-11-19 19:51
rip
2019-11-19 19:53
#30
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Turkey CHAMPTZ 
mou is back Pog
2019-11-19 19:54
Upgrade for Avangar
2019-11-19 19:54
damn mou is 28 already, that's shocking
2019-11-19 19:56
#37
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Japan Ron1E 
Ok, next is -Jame + Dosia, -buster +Zeus, -qikert +Hobbit
2019-11-19 19:56
#39
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Russia amc20 
RIP Fantasy team
2019-11-19 19:58
#40
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Sweden meistr0 
"Step in" 99% probably replacing him if he does good.
2019-11-19 19:58
#148
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Lithuania verslininkas 
2 awpers in one team? btw mou wont play sanji's role
2019-11-19 23:41
#152
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Sweden meistr0 
Obv make 1 role change, well 2 i guess: Mou: Support / 2nd AWPer AdreN: Entry / Support (Remove support role on AdreN)
2019-11-20 00:04
#41
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Finland 0lter 
moumegalul
2019-11-19 19:58
#42
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Sweden sFNr 
really underrated player
2019-11-19 19:59
when mou played his last official match against relevant teams ? More than 1 year ago lol ?
2019-11-19 19:59
I think in febuary of this year. ye i just checked and it was feburary 24th against epsilon which they lost LOL
2019-11-19 20:04
#45
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Kazakhstan MahNinja 
2019-11-19 20:02
hahahh adren/mou who next?
2019-11-19 20:05
Is he the new Jame bank?
2019-11-19 20:05
Mou is seriously an amazing player. Watching him in gambit was so much fun
2019-11-19 20:05
top 10 anime crossovers
2019-11-19 20:05
#55
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Finland Trashsports_2 
MOU IS BACK
2019-11-19 20:12
#59
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Turkey thcnkpln 
Did avangar kicked Krizzen? I thought he stepped back from the roster by himself for a spesific period.
2019-11-19 20:16
Yes, but since they performed way better without him they just decided that he will not be coming back. He is playing in winstrike alongside hobbit at the moment
2019-11-19 20:34
#87
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Turkey thcnkpln 
Ty for reply
2019-11-19 20:48
#61
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Austria goditi 
best glock player ! :D
2019-11-19 20:15
#68
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Bangladesh drvken 
what u mean
2019-11-19 20:26
#95
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Austria goditi 
mou is a beast with glock18
2019-11-19 20:52
#96
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Bangladesh drvken 
proof?
2019-11-19 20:55
#97
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Austria goditi 
ok you never watched a game from mou
2019-11-19 20:56
#105
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Bangladesh drvken 
2019-11-19 21:15
Gl mou !
2019-11-19 20:25
#69
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Russia Glihhh 
Oof though he was gonna replace him for a sec
2019-11-19 20:31
#81
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United States WumboCumbo 
Ez 4 major winner God awper mou !
2019-11-19 20:41
2 MAJOR 1 TEAM
2019-11-19 20:48
Avangar with mou = top5 team
2019-11-19 20:51
ok, what about Fantasy. I have SANJI?
2019-11-19 21:07
#113
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Russia ChmoEbanoe 
wow nice
2019-11-19 21:41
#117
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Sweden axelious 
Big set back for Avangar who needs to prove that they actually are a tier 1 team!
2019-11-19 21:48
#121
Lack1 | 
United States Trive 
Been waiting for him to make a return, he was definitely a big reason for their major win.
2019-11-19 21:57
3 awpers nice//=
2019-11-19 21:57
#124
s1 | 
Armenia gr1nch 
hes back
2019-11-19 22:08
#125
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Turkey CamelotzZz 
Good addition for Avangar
2019-11-19 22:10
easily one of the best awpers of all time
2019-11-19 22:20
i would say the most underrated as well
2019-11-19 22:48
#133
i am | 
Brazil |LUCAS1| 
mou playing? Fucking nice! Now the american star can shine again.
2019-11-19 22:36
disband coming
2019-11-19 22:44
better roster tbh
2019-11-19 22:46
#136
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Australia ArcticOSB 
I miss watching this guy play, hopefully he performs well and then they consider him as a replacement for washed up Guardian on NaVi.
2019-11-19 22:46
#144
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Other Phinks 
I’ve been preaching for navi to pick up mou for almost 2 years now. Obviously now it’s too late.. But think about how good navi could have been if they’d cut flamie and edward (who really slumped back then) and took hobbit/sdy and mou and put simple back to rifles. They would have been steady top 2 team now.
2019-11-19 23:15
#153
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Australia ArcticOSB 
Yes, very unfortunate how the careers of that Gambit team went after Zeus left...
2019-11-20 00:12
moo
2019-11-19 22:48
nice
2019-11-19 23:09
#142
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Europe braxtey 
I would like to see Jonathan Be there and getting humiliated
2019-11-19 23:09
#146
liTTle | 
CIS Dowa) 
pogders
2019-11-19 23:33
Mou is a shit player. 0,78 rating lol the guy is a joke. Major was a fluke once in a lifetime. SANJI is 10x better just look at the stats Stupid choice for AVANGAR
2019-11-19 23:37
Yes because I'm sure there were hundreds of possible replacements ready to travel to china on a few weeks notice /kappa
2019-11-19 23:43
#150
shox | 
India iejesus 
Y
2019-11-19 23:47
Y
2019-11-20 00:16
#155
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Russia Praeter 
still remember that legendary ace on train against Fnatic :(
2019-11-20 00:22
#156
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Chile MOUZ_16_EG_0 
Oh shit, double awps inc
2019-11-20 00:44
Good to see avg giving him a chance but his form is so bad rn, I watched his recent online games where he was a stand in too and he played like any other factors lvl10 player
2019-11-20 01:48
Double AWP for Jame to save
2019-11-20 02:31
#163
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China withsn 
finally woxic have a chance to win first match
2019-11-20 02:47
mou > woxic anyday
2019-11-20 03:34
mou rating 1.05 SANJI rating 0.95 SANJI <<<< mou
2019-11-20 04:43
Have you seen what kind of work Sanji does as a team? Statistics don't matter.
2019-11-20 06:04
#169
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Kazakhstan tomik0 
The Uzbek
2019-11-20 04:53
#170
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Kazakhstan tomik0 
Adren tryna fit his friend into the team same as allu
2019-11-20 04:55
mou PogChamp
2019-11-20 07:06
#177
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Kazakhstan k4harman 
adren and mou. flashbacks from 2017.
2019-11-20 08:35
#179
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Ukraine petruska 
navi need player like sanji Save navi and sanji
2019-11-20 10:01
#181
NiKo | 
China ygxdlb 
sanji tool-man
2019-11-20 12:49
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