Navi has announced that they releasing Idan "MagicaL" Vardanian, and ending their trail with Vitaliy "so bad" Oshmankevich. They will be replace them with Nikita "young G" Bochko, and Alexander "Immersion" Hmelevskoy. This announcement comes a little more than a month since they announced the trail period for so bad, after releasing CemaTheSlayeR. This decision comes after Navi were unable to secure a playoff spot at ESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS, going 3-4 in the group stages.
Immersion played under Gambit Esports for the greater part of 2019, with great success. They were able to win both the WePlay! Dota 2 Winder Madness and Valentine Madness, and place second at the Bucharest Minor, ESL One Katowice 2019, and StarLadder ImbaTV Dota 2 Minor Season 1. Shortly after they were unable to qualify for TI9, all but fng left the organization. Immersion then moved over to Team Spirit, where they placed 5th-6th at the WePlay! Bukovel Minor 2020. Since then, he hasn't found much success, placing again 5th-6th at the ESL One Los Angeles 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS.
young G has been less successful than his new teammate in recent times, having played for Winstrike Team for the past 4 months. They were originally unable to qualify for the ESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS, but with Team Spirit dropping out of the even, Winstrike Team took their place. Unfortunately the team was only able to win 2 games during the whole event, and went 0-7 in series, placing last in the group stages.
Immersion will now be playing for Navi