Orgless disband, forfeit ESL One: Road to Rio spot
ESL has announced that Orgless have decided to not compete in the rest of ESL One: Road to Rio as the team has disbanded.
Orgless came together at the start of February, first competing in the Americas Minor qualifier and then securing a spot in the inaugural season of Flashpoint. Pujan "FNS" Mehta and co. managed a 5-6th finish in Flashpoint 1, outplacing the likes of Chaos, c0ntact, and Envy, and qualified for the Minor which ended up securing them a ESL One: Road to Rio - North America spot.
The Canadian team is currently ranked 34th in the world and have been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, but has decided to call it quits and head separate directions. They played two matches in the ESL One: Road to Rio - North America, losing 2-1 to Cloud9 and 2-0 to Evil Geniuses, but those results will now be nulified as Orgless forfeited their spot in the event.
ESL revealed that there will be no replacement team coming in to assume Orgless' spot in ESL One: Road to Rio - North America, as the competition is already underway.
The future of the five players that previously represented Orgless is currently unknown: