NIP to replace Liquid at CAC 2023
The Swedish-majority side will travel to Shanghai in November.
Perfect World, the CS:GO Asia Championships 2023 event organizer, has announced that Liquid are dropping out of their event in Shanghai, China, on November 8-12.
The European-American team has fallen out of the roster due to visa issues and it will be Ninjas in Pyjamas who will fill their spot in the eight-team tournament.
The tournament, although named CS:GO Asia Championships, could be played on CS2 if the game is ready in time, as the event may act as a dry run for the second Major of 2024.
Ninjas fans will have something to look forward to after their team's poor showing at ESL Pro League, where they went 1-3 in the triple-elimination bracket and thus did not earn a playoff berth.
The CAC 2023 teams are: