About 3 months ago Jacob “pyth” Mouruyarvi said that he had problems with his hand, and he is forced to take a break. His place in Ninjas in Pyjamas took Mikail “Maikelele” Bill, after this replacement, the Swedes made their way to the large number of LAN-‘s Event, and some even become champions. Where Maikelele continue his career, at the moment not announced.
The first tournament for Mikail as replacements became Starladder StarSeries Season 2, where the Swedes surprised many and became champions. Another interesting fact is that the NiP were the only team to win the tournament with a replacement in the lineup.
For 3 months, the NiP with Maikelele have made such achievements: 3-4 in the ESL Pro League Season 4, 7-8 line in EPICENTER: Moscow. It is worth mentioning that yesterday NiP in the final game defeated G2 eSports, which allowed them to get into the playoffs ELEAGUE Season 2, where they will fight for the prize of $ 1,100,000.
As for Jacob “pyth” Mouruyarvi, then about a week ago, he tweeted that the operation of his hands is not required, thus began to emerge rumors about his possible return of the “ninjas”. Jacob debut after an injury takes place within the IEM: Oakland, where the Ninjas in Pyjamas will compete for the prize pool of $ 300,000. The tournament will be held from 19 to 20 November in the city of Oakland, USA.
The composition of the Ninjas in Pyjamas for the next matches:
Adam “friberg” Friberg
Patrick “f0rest” Lindberg
Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund
Richard “Xizt” Landström
Jacob “pyth” Mouruyarvi