There may not be much action on the roster change front in the China region, but things are starting to get in the way. Chinese powerhouse roster Vici Gaming has revealed a new roster consisting of young players for the upcoming Dota Pro Circuit (DPC) 2021 after longtime mid laner Zeng.”Ori“Jiaoyang has been transferred to Team Aster. In the lineup for The International 10 (TI10), Yang”poyoyo“Shaohan, the hunter, is the only one staying at Vici Gaming. The organization has also appointed a new coach.
Vici Gaming welcomes four new players to the roster after Ori leaves for Team Aster
Vici Gaming announced on Weibo that Ori was transferred to Team Aster after full discussion with the players and Ori’s consent. Joining the organization in January 2017 as a rookie, the player has spent nearly 5 years with the team, building a solid reputation as a mid laner in the region. The player has reached the top three of several international tournaments and won the Juniors. In addition, Vici Gaming also had a good performance at TI10, which just ended, ranking 5-6th.
In a separate post on Weibo, Vici Gaming announced its new roster for the 2021-22 DPC just hours after Ori’s move to Team Aster.
Poyoyo, who joined Vici Gaming as a young carry player in late 2020, continues to be part of the team. Despite reservations about the player’s performances at the highest level, he has shown himself to be a very capable and consistent player.
Last season, Xm played for EHOME at DPC 2021 and was part of a new wave of mid laners in the region. Since the player didn’t qualify for Majors or TIs, he didn’t have a productive season with EHOME.
Irving is another inexperienced player at the highest level, who most recently played for LBZS in the DPC Lower League. Previously, he held the #2 position on China MMR Leaderboard for a considerable time.
Correct. and Victoria played for CDEC last season. Correct. began his playing career with the organization’s youth team, VG.Potential. Victoria, on the other hand, is the team’s most experienced player and will act as captain. Victoria’s most successful period was with LGD Gaming from 2016 to 2017, when he participated in top international events and placed 4th at TI7. Among his teammates at TI7 was the famous Dota 2 player Wang.”Ame“Chunyu and Lu”Somnus MOTHER“Yao.
Vici Gaming will now be coached by Liekkas, who previously coached Yds. and Victoria at CDEC. As the new coach, Liekkas replaces Lu”Fenrir“Chao, the one who rested, and the assistant coach, Yao”QQQ“Yi, who left after the loan period ended.
Vici Gaming’s new roster has an average age of just 22.8 and it will be interesting to see if it can repeat the success of previous lineups. The team will compete in the Upper Division of the Chinese league at DPC 2021-22.
https://afkgaming.com/dota2/news/vici-gaming-unveils-young-lineup-after-ori-is-transferred-to-team-aster Vici Gaming debuts youth roster after Ori was transferred to Team Aster