The Australian team will be sidelined as travel restrictions to Europe are imposed
Due to travel restrictions imposed in Australia, Renegades have been forced to withdraw from ESL Pro League Season 14. The Australian side was about to make their way over to Europe in order to take part in the online competition, but because of the global pandemic, they will have to stay in Australia.
ESL have already announced a replacement, as forZe have been handed Renegades’ spot in Group B.
Joshua “INS” Potter, in-game leader of Renegades, spoke about the situation in a video statement on Twitter;
“Unfortunately, due to the global pandemic right now, we will be unable to attend ESL Pro League,” he said. “For now we’ll compete in ESEA Premier next season and prepare for the RMR, and hopefully qualify for the Major and be able to attend at the end of the year.”
Now when Renegades have withdrawn, Group B will now look as follows:
ESL Pro League Season 14 will kick off August 16th.