ESL suspends Russian esports groups and competitions over invasion…

Main esports operator ESL has introduced that “companies with apparent ties to the Russian authorities, which embrace people or companies beneath alleged or verified EU sanctions just like the [Ukrainian] battle,” won’t be allowed to compete in its Professional League occasions. ESL events set to only happen inside simply the Commonwealth of Neutral States (CIS) area, which consists of Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan, have additionally been suspended.

“We’re all shocked and saddened by the Russian invasion into Ukraine and hope for a swift and tranquil decision,” ESL mentioned in an announcement. “Quickly after monitoring the circumstance, we are actually inserting an preliminary set of actions in spot.

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