After talking with the Founder and CEO of Cloud9 Jack Etienne Friday, The Esports Observer can verify that the North American esports group is ready to pause its Counter-Strike: World Offensive operation and bench its rostered gamers. Benched gamers shall be free to pursue different alternatives within the interim, in response to Etienne.
Etienne mentioned that the rationale for the pause in operations of its CS:GO roster was as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic has not allowed the crew to follow collectively and in an atmosphere conducive to offering the squad the very best alternatives to win.
Whereas Etienne did verify that the crew shall be benched, he was adamant in emphasizing that this might not be the top of Cloud9 CS:GO, however that the group would wish to attend till a time when journey restrictions have been extra lenient and practices might occur underneath one facility.
“We are going to return to NA CS:GO when situations are favorable,” mentioned Etienne.