The International 10 is just two months away and DOTA 2 teams who are still not qualified for the tournament will have their last chance in the upcoming TI10 qualifiers.
That is why there is no doubt that some of them are shaking up their rosters by adding new or returning players, as well as letting go of some of their active ones.
Moon Signs With Team SMG
Team SMG from Malaysia signed Kam “Moon” Boon Seng from Fnatic’s inactive roster to complete their line-up.
Earlier this month, Fnatic announced that they moved Moon to their inactive roster, highlighting that their former midlaner would “explore his options and pursue new opportunities.”
Moon will now join Team SMG’s TI10 qualifiers line-up which includes Roger “Roddgeee” Tan Boon who is another newly signed player to the team, MidOne, Kpii, and ah fu. They will compete against the other top teams in SEA to win the last remaining spot for the region in TI10.
AS Monaco Gambit Welcomes eine To Their TI10 Qualifiers Roster
After their elimination from the Group Stage of the WePlay AniMajor, AS Monaco Gambit has now signed Albert “eine” Garaev after his stint with their second team and will now be the main support player for the main team.
He will be playing alongside Kiyalbek “dream” Tayirov, Vasili “AfterLife” Shishkin, Lorenof, and Aleksandr “Immersion” Khmelevoskoi. eine and Lorenof were originally part of the former main AS Monaco Gambit roster but were initially moved to their second team after the organization signed the then Live to Win roster.
AS Monaco Gambit will join the CIS TI10 qualifiers to grab the chance to compete in the actual TI10, where they will face the likes of Natus Vincere and Team Spirit.
Also, it was yesterday where OG announced the retirement of their carry, Anathan “Ana” Pham, who will be replaced by the returning Syed Sumail “SumaiL” Hassan from Team Liquid.
Confirmed Roster Changes Ahead Of TI10 Qualifiers
With SumaiL's departure from the team, Team Liquid called back Samuel "Boxi" Svahn who took a short break from competitive DOTA 2 play. He will be playing as the main offlane hero for the team.
Hellbear Smashers has decided to replace their midlaner, Daniel "Stormstormer" Schoetzau with Duško "BoraNija" Boranijaševic before heading to the TI10 qualifiers.
The original Level Up roster will now play under the banner of Spider Pigsz. And joining the team is Kamil "agressive child" Biktimirov who will be replacing their original carry, Leonardo "RdO" Fernandes from Brazil.
Elephant - Royal Never Give Up Trade
Chinese team Elephant made a trade with Royal Never Give Up who is another team from China. Elephant will receive Xie "Super" Junhao from Royal Never Give Up, while the latter will now have Ru "RedPanda" Zhihao as part of their line-up.
With Clinton "Fear" Loomis leaving Sadboys to become Thunder Predator's coach, the team welcomed Jacky "EternaLEnVy" Mao as their carry and further added Danylo "Kingrd" Nascimento as their offlaner.
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