Vexed Gaming, one of the UK’s leading esports brands today announced the appointment of a new Counterstrike roster. The new roster will be comprised exclusively of UK talent and will play under the Vexed Gaming banner immediately with our first gaming being the ESL UK Premiership.
“A key priority at Vexed Gaming is the building, nurturing and professionalising playing talent, especially UK talent,” said Mark Weller, Chief Gaming Officer at Vexed. “Our new roster gives us the number one counterstrike team in the UK and, with the correct support, will be top 30 in Europe and impact the global arena”.
The new roster has won back to back national events and has established a strong start in the ESEA Advanced. The team is coached by Ash, supported by Hyr0m and comprises, Kray, L1NK, Frazehh, Adam9130 and Mezii.
Ash Commented, “We’ve built an amazing talent pool with our roster and are thrilled to be part of the Vexed stable going forward. Their leadership, direction and holistic support will give us the opportunity to prove ourselves against the best players in Europe and the world.”
Mezii added, “We’re all very grateful and excited for this opportunity to represent Vexed, the UK’s leading professional gaming organisation. We are all in conclusion that it is the best move for our team following our recent successes (back-to-back UK Lan wins, 7-1 advanced). Recently we were able to push towards top 30 in Europe, our long-term goal with vexed is to make it into the top 30 in the world.”
“This appointment is great news for Vexed and I am beyond excited to have a full British lineup back under Vexed Gaming. We’re thrilled to announce that, for the first time, we have made it to the Hearthstone Masters and are looking at overhauling our Rainbow 6 roster,” continued Weller. “We’ve spent the past few years really looking at the core needs of a good team, beyond core gameplay – like psychology, nutrition, physical well-being – and believe that, as a brand, we have the skills, experience and backing to make Vexed the powerhouse of British excellence in esports.”
Vexed’s new roster kick-starts their engagement with the current ESL UK & Ireland Premiership, starting tonight.Back to all articles