TYLOO sign LETN1 as new coach

The former iNation player and EXTREMUM analyst ventures into coaching with the Chinese squad.

TYLOO have announced the signing of Nestor "⁠LETN1⁠" Tanić as their new head coach. The Serbian joins on a transfer from the Estonian side SC, with whom he had a short-term contract from mid-April.

The new addition fills the gap left after the departure of QiFang "⁠Karsa⁠" Su, who stepped down from coaching the team in early April, less than two months after being promoted from the analyst position.

LETN1 finds a new home in TYLOO

LETN1 joins the squad just weeks after they failed to qualify for PGL Major Antwerp, placing third in the Asia Regional Major Ranking after suffering losses to IHC and Renegades. The team currently have nothing on the calendar in terms of official appearances but have begun a bootcamp in Europe, where the team plans to stay long-term in the future, Hansel "⁠BnTeT⁠" Ferdinand told HLTV.org last month and LETN1 confirmed.

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BnTeT: "The plan is to spend more time in Europe than Asia in the future"

"The plan is to stay in Europe as much as possible, to compete and practice in EU. We will go back to Asia probably only for RMR tournaments," the 29-year-old said.

It's not the first time that TYLOO have decided to reach outside of China to bring in a new coach. Back in 2017 Luis "⁠peacemaker⁠" Tadeu stood behind the team for a few months, and in early 2019 Ivan "⁠Johnta⁠" Shevtsov briefly coached the Chinese side.

In those times TYLOO were known for their issues with communication, but LETN1 believes that won't be a big hindrance this time as he joins his former teammate BnTeT from their time together in EXTREMUM, where the Serbian was the analyst and manager.

"BnTeT is the IGL and his English is very good, we worked together the whole last year in EXTREMUM," he told HLTV.org. "He will translate to them whatever I say, but the majority of the players speak English, so they can understand what I am saying. Their calls are also mixed up with Chinese and English, so I don't think that will be the big problem."

TYLOO now have:

China YuLun "⁠Summer⁠" Cai
China Zhenghao "⁠DANK1NG⁠" Lv
China YuanZhang "⁠Attacker⁠" Sheng
China Kelun "⁠SLOWLY⁠" Sun
Indonesia Hansel "⁠BnTeT⁠" Ferdinand

Serbia Nestor "⁠LETN1⁠" Tanić (coach)

China Kelun 'SLOWLY' Sun
Kelun 'SLOWLY' Sun
Age:
20
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.06
Maps played:
523
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.68
China YuanZhang 'Attacker' Sheng
YuanZhang 'Attacker' Sheng
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.08
Maps played:
1244
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.66
China Zhenghao 'DANK1NG' Lv
Zhenghao 'DANK1NG' Lv
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.16
Maps played:
374
KPR:
0.79
DPR:
0.63
China YuLun 'Summer' Cai
YuLun 'Summer' Cai
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.08
Maps played:
1251
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.64
Ukraine Ivan 'Johnta' Shevtsov
Ivan 'Johnta' Shevtsov
Age:
34
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.51
Maps played:
11
KPR:
0.29
DPR:
0.71
China QiFang 'Karsa' Su
QiFang 'Karsa' Su
Age:
30
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.95
Maps played:
457
KPR:
0.63
DPR:
0.66
Indonesia Hansel 'BnTeT' Ferdinand
Hansel 'BnTeT' Ferdinand
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.15
Maps played:
1016
KPR:
0.77
DPR:
0.62
#1
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Denmark Marvelw0w
wtf XD
2022-05-05 13:02
29 replies
+letn1 -letn1
2022-05-05 13:24
11 replies
Do they even understand English?
2022-05-05 13:46
10 replies
#62
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Yugoslavia Poney
it says in the article
2022-05-05 13:52
"BnTeT is the IGL and his English is very good, we worked together the whole last year in EXTREMUM," he told HLTV.org. "He will translate to them whatever I say, but the majority of the players speak English, so they can understand what I am saying. Their calls are also mixed up with Chinese and English, so I don't think that will be the big problem."
2022-05-05 14:04
1 reply
veri noice
2022-05-05 14:22
He speaks Chinese
2022-05-05 15:46
4 replies
Letn1 hao
2022-05-05 17:57
3 replies
+1
2022-05-05 18:19
#115
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Serbia hitomi79
+1 :)
2022-05-05 19:56
Goated comment
2022-05-05 20:05
#132
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Philippines sijibats
Good thing my mom told me to read the full article before commenting
2022-05-06 01:44
#147
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Australia Wh1t3zZz
the leader&manager "crusad3" is also Tyloo's interpreter.
2022-05-08 07:37
Who is left in these dumb reversed names? Wasn't that a stupid NA trend with relykS and nathE who both changed their names back? Your teammates called you Intel, interviewers call you Intel... but here we go with "LENTI" Are you waiting for a sponsorship from the billion-dollar company? Not happening,
2022-05-05 13:43
15 replies
Not going to edit my comment to prove my stupidity or how dumb it is that revesed has a few letters changed. It'd be a cool story if someone "lent 1" car to your mom when in need but you've just always been Intel.
2022-05-05 13:52
6 replies
#85
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Europe Khanan
Yea you’re not exactly the smartest page in the book yourself seeing that in fact now, he is sponsored by Intel.
2022-05-05 15:10
5 replies
If true, cool but doesn’t that prove my point?
2022-05-05 19:12
4 replies
#111
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Europe Khanan
You’re in here randomly hating, you don’t have a point
2022-05-05 19:16
3 replies
Uh his teammates called him Intel. So if you’re a super fan and think you’re 200 IQ, please meet him and thinks he care about a stranger who calls him “Letni”
2022-05-06 20:52
2 replies
#143
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Europe Khanan
? Weird plus I don’t give a fuck.
2022-05-06 20:54
1 reply
Between the two of us, I’m weird because I call him by what his teammates call him? Are you his dad or something? I’m betting reverse of Thorin with $10 for fun so it’ll be funny when the interviewer for the winning team calls him Intel
2022-05-06 21:01
#67
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Serbia d1ckson
What?
2022-05-05 14:03
nt Ierbyl
2022-05-05 14:12
ok lerbyl
2022-05-05 16:08
#97
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North Macedonia MungosE
What?
2022-05-05 16:35
nt lerbyl
2022-05-05 17:32
Jesse what the fuck are you talking about
2022-05-06 16:04
This started way before relykS and nathE. Method from Team 3D back in the early 2000's used to play on occaision as dohteM. Doesn't change your opinion, just wanted to share how far back this trend goes.
2022-05-06 21:13
1 reply
It’s not even an opinion, I’m just wondering who’s left, like endangered rhinos or something. Thanks for the respectful response but I’ll recant on relykS because that name would get more dates on Tinder 🤷‍♂️
2022-05-07 09:00
#126
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Yugoslavia Acceb
It's mandarin you racist
2022-05-05 23:57
#2
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Brazil Arkonai
nice
2022-05-05 13:02
Nice
2022-05-05 13:02
5 replies
#79
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Russia zykeNj
EZ FOR TYLOO TYLOO YONGYUAN ZAI WO XIN ZHONG <3 Good luck boys, hope it will not end like with peacemaker or Jontha
2022-05-05 14:43
4 replies
#88
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Poland csRIOTgo
I hope this is the case. New batch of TyLoo players! I believe during johnta time, it was still with the old squads? Captainmo, didi and somebody (where at the time, their all brawl all aim CS was rewarded from time to time). Hence, their reluctance to play more structured. But, hopefully these new generation of players, can see it differently. TYLOO YONGYUAN ZAI WO XIN ZHONG <3
2022-05-05 15:45
1 reply
#95
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Russia zykeNj
Yeah it was BnTeT DD Mo XCC and Somebody. DANK1NG is insane, slowly too much underperforming imo. He has a nice aim but he's not as he was in 2020. I belive this TYLOO will be a better version of old TYLOO. LENTI is very experienced guy. He will bring alot in this team cuz he's from tier1-1.5 level coach\analyst.
2022-05-05 16:25
#127
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Indonesia lumayan
Bro is this ur new id?
2022-05-06 00:52
1 reply
#130
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Russia zykeNj
my old account got banned 2031. I regist new one with same ID it will be soon :)
2022-05-06 00:54
#4
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Sweden MasterHimi
Cool
2022-05-05 13:03
very cool very epic, good luck!
2022-05-05 13:02
#6
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United States burzeus
great
2022-05-05 13:02
TyLUL
2022-05-05 13:03
4 replies
xigOMEGALULn
2022-05-05 13:15
3 replies
Good one
2022-05-05 13:16
#93
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Peru no_pine
Really got him with that one
2022-05-05 16:00
#148
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Australia Wh1t3zZz
you got him with this one bruh!
2022-05-08 07:42
#8
 | 
Montenegro Putikainen
xd
2022-05-05 13:03
#9
FalleN | 
Portugal lift7
noise
2022-05-05 13:03
we beliebe too
2022-05-05 13:03
1 reply
+1
2022-05-05 15:05
wtf
2022-05-05 13:04
nice to see him, gl!
2022-05-05 13:04
cool i guess
2022-05-05 13:04
#14
fnx | 
Portugal lovessd
Gl sir
2022-05-05 13:04
I don't see this team being good unless they -BnTeT, he's good but the completely wrong player for the team Let him join up with jks in something international maybe
2022-05-05 13:04
#16
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Lithuania Litva2k
wtff
2022-05-05 13:05
Interesting...
2022-05-05 13:05
great move actually
2022-05-05 13:05
Serbia expanding let's go TyLoo IEM China winners, congrats
2022-05-05 13:05
#20
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India skyl4rk
i thought h3h3 hated asians
2022-05-05 13:05
1 reply
h3h3 tough version. Letn1 looks like a kosovo war veteran
2022-05-06 12:56
#21
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Mongolia TengisG
tyloo fell off?
2022-05-05 13:07
2 replies
TYLOO will rise up again as a phoenix! The Greatest Red Dragon will fly over the world again!
2022-05-05 15:06
1 reply
#128
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Indonesia lumayan
Hey broo, I miss u!
2022-05-06 00:52
#22
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India gobipaneer
CHINA NUMBER 1
2022-05-05 13:07
#23
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Finland Cucumber))
Let's go :D
2022-05-05 13:08
#24
 | 
United States CARMENJIA
nice
2022-05-05 13:08
Serbians ruling China, what a time to be alive!
2022-05-05 13:09
NICE
2022-05-05 13:09
Language might be an issue no?
2022-05-05 13:10
3 replies
nah
2022-05-05 13:11
I think they are taking some english course in Europe.
2022-05-05 13:11
bntet will translate
2022-05-05 13:20
Wtf? Unexpected
2022-05-05 13:10
#29
 | 
Portugal dracø
ez 4 chinese legend LETN1
2022-05-05 13:10
Soon no chines left in TYLOO.
2022-05-05 13:11
GLGL
2022-05-05 13:11
"beliebe" LMAO
2022-05-05 13:12
the guy couldve still played but good stuff :D
2022-05-05 13:13
#36
 | 
France Diodele
he could still CS like a player 29 is only why coach and why TYLOO
2022-05-05 13:13
2 replies
He was completely washed as a player so it's smart move
2022-05-05 13:30
1 reply
#60
 | 
Yugoslavia Poney
+1
2022-05-05 13:49
#37
NiKo | 
Bosnia and Herzegovina Biske
serbia to tokyo
2022-05-05 13:14
1 reply
*Serbia to Beijing
2022-05-05 22:17
LETS GOO 1NTEL
2022-05-05 13:18
#41
 | 
Spain BlaNcoW
WTF
2022-05-05 13:17
#42
 | 
Ukraine ALLAHTARES
so random
2022-05-05 13:19
#43
 | 
Canada go1x1n00b
Serbia 🤝 China 🤝 Poland
2022-05-05 13:19
so weird seeing a non-Asian flag on a Tyloo jersey
2022-05-05 13:20
unexpected af
2022-05-05 13:20
2 months MAX
2022-05-05 13:21
#48
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Poland czan
matchfixing family
2022-05-05 13:23
#50
 | 
Sweden skick4d
lets gooo, letn1 legend
2022-05-05 13:26
HUH?
2022-05-05 13:31
wtf is this move KEK
2022-05-05 13:31
#54
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Germany RIP_MY_NIP
he will be out in a month, mark my words
2022-05-05 13:32
1 reply
letn1:Guys,I have a plan Tyloo: Too complicated, we'd better just rush
2022-05-05 13:59
#55
 | 
Albania aplasa
nice
2022-05-05 13:35
Serbia and Polandria ruling China
2022-05-05 13:37
.............what?
2022-05-05 13:47
#61
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Bulgaria Bulg1us
Am I the only one who thought of LtN)) when reading this? :D
2022-05-05 13:50
2 replies
yes
2022-05-05 14:37
#116
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Serbia hitomi79
Here as well, he had a Butan flag or similar (yellow with diagonal black stripe)?
2022-05-05 20:03
china is serbia?
2022-05-05 13:59
1 reply
Always Has Been
2022-05-05 22:18
#66
 | 
Germany who|cars
ughhh nice man, bntet sticker next major lestgoo
2022-05-05 14:03
wow, someone try to coach Tyloo in English
2022-05-05 14:04
#71
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Russia aferaTV
TYLOO need sign Flying and ez win
2022-05-05 14:15
doesnt matter, tyloo very weak individual players.
2022-05-05 14:22
#74
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Norway Martin2310
we beliebe :)
2022-05-05 14:24
#75
 | 
Other Quagmire_
So random but I hope it works out for them
2022-05-05 14:27
letni learned chinese?
2022-05-05 14:38
1 reply
They don't even speak chinese fulltime Bntet is calling so they are half eng half chinese
2022-05-05 14:56
Huh... weird move , GL!
2022-05-05 14:39
Asia cs kekw
2022-05-05 14:56
Totally unexpected 🤯 GL
2022-05-05 15:11
WTF LOL
2022-05-05 15:32
le mao
2022-05-05 15:48
#91
 | 
Indonesia ycrows
kinda weird
2022-05-05 15:55
That is so random lmao
2022-05-05 15:58
#96
 | 
China HEIDASHUAi
Unexpected !
2022-05-05 16:27
1 reply
#129
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Indonesia lumayan
Nah bro, its expected :D
2022-05-06 00:52
#98
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Bulgaria goshyy
Huh
2022-05-05 17:15
bro Karsa looks like a kid and he's 30 lmfao
2022-05-05 17:15
#100
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Turkey edsvi
DMA is free coach care him
2022-05-05 17:22
letn1? why not bring in that emi guy wasnt he the igl?
2022-05-05 17:26
1 reply
#118
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Serbia hitomi79
Letn1 was igling in Valiance/Cr4zy swapping with nexa
2022-05-05 20:06
Serbia - China - Russia , brotherhood
2022-05-05 17:38
LETN1 GOAT
2022-05-05 18:07
1 reply
#108
emi | 
Serbia bra1np
Agree
2022-05-05 18:50
#110
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Malaysia AtPdTrZ
hope bntet doesn't leave letn1 like how he did to peacemaker
2022-05-05 19:16
#112
 | 
Sweden Flukey
Its good they are bootcamping longterm in Europe now. The only way to become competetive for tyloo is to actually practise against the best teams. They cant keep smurfing in China and then come into tournaments and just bomb out instantly. Got to step up the game.
2022-05-05 19:34
#113
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Serbia DjapeZ
People may use Tyloo for memes, but they are playing more enjoyable to watch cs than most of na
2022-05-05 19:41
1 reply
TYLOO never a meme. They will upset doubters in the future. I like this move with LETN1 he has been at tier1.5 and analyst for G2 at some time. He knows alot and will put alot in the TYLOO. Also BnTeT said already "We are going to spend more time in EU than in Asia this year"
2022-05-06 14:07
#114
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Poland Szcz
glad to see that king is back wish you best LETN1 king
2022-05-05 19:44
Kkkkkkkkk wtf is this
2022-05-05 20:07
LETN1 is taking Chinese class in Serbia.
2022-05-05 20:33
lmao this is like when bondik signed with them many years ago, totally unexpected
2022-05-05 21:33
Hope it works :)
2022-05-05 23:36
isnt that guy from H3H3?
2022-05-05 23:37
og stel
2022-05-06 01:37
Anybody notice Tyloo's tweet says "beliebe " instead of believe
2022-05-06 02:37
#135
 | 
Serbia Djomla.
Lets go Nestoree
2022-05-06 12:16
#139
 | 
France d0py
unexpected
2022-05-06 16:23
TYLOO YONGYUAN ZAI WO XIN ZHONG WE BELIEBE!
2022-05-06 19:35
#141
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Finland AliSabid
nice gl
2022-05-06 20:26
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