kassad leaves after more than a year of coaching the Australian core.
The announcement comes shortly after a disappointing group stage exit at the Season 7 Pro League finals following a 0-2 loss to SK in the lower bracket. According to the coach, he had undertaken the decision previous to the dismal event for the majority Australian squad.
EPL Finals was my last event with Renegades. I made this decision a while back and i announced it to my team and managment the day we quallified for Dallas. I will explain the reasoning behind this when i get back home.— Aleksandar T. (@kassadCSGO) May 17, 2018
Renegades won multiple events with kassadstanding behind them, including both Asia Minors attended furing his year-long tenure. Their most notable achievement was winning the StarLadder i-League Invitational in Shanghai.
The Renegades roster now consists of:
- Aaron "AZR" Ward
- Karlo "USTILO" Pivac
- Justin "jks" Savage
- Noah "Nifty" Francis
- Joakim "jkaem" Myrbostad
Their next event will be in Kiev, where they will face off against 15 other teams at the $300,000 StarSeries i-League Season 5.