One of OpTic Gaming players, Will «RUSH» Wierzba received a ban from ESEA for one year. This happened on the night from February 7th to 8th. According to the information in player’s profile, he tried to avoid a punishment.
Currently, it is unknown what exactly RUSH tried to avoid. His ex-teammate Damian «daps» Steele announced on his official Twitter account that he thinks that this ban is a mistake. RUSH received it after two played matches of his team on ESL Pro League Season 5, which are conducted on the basis of ESEA. The players won both matches.
RUSH has been a member of the main CS:GO roster of OpTic Gaming since the beginning of the previous year. Playing for the team, he managed to win Northern Arena 2016 — Montreal and ELEAGUE Season 2. Besides, he took the second place on ECS Season 2, and after ECS Season 2, HLTV.org named Will Wierzba the most valuable player of the tournament.
Current roster of OpTic Gaming:
Will «RUSH» Wierzba
Keith «NAF» Markovic
Tarik «tarik» Celik
Oscar «mixwell» Canellas
Spencer «Hiko» Martin
Luis «peacemaker» Tadeu (coach)