The captain of Team Spirit, Yaroslav “Miposhka” Naidenov, champions of The International 10 (TI10), said that the team will be sticking together next year, and will strive to lift the Aegis a second time.
Team Spirit is the second team from CIS to win The International after Navi. They took home USD$18,208,300, the lion’s share of the largest esports prize pool in history, after winning TI10 in October this year.
Team Spirit will not be making any roster changes
In an interview with the Russian outlet srsly, Miposhka stated that he believes every piece of the team was crucial to winning TI10. If a single member from the squad had been replaced, they would not have won the tournament.
With that in mind, the CIS team will proceed with their current lineup.
Team Spirit’s roster for the 2022 DPC season
- (1) Illya “Yatoro” Mulyarchuk
- (2) Alexander “TORONTOTOKYO” Khertek
- (3) Magomed “Collapse” Khalilov
- (4) Miroslaw “Mira” Kolpakov
- (5) Yaroslav “Miposhka” Naidenov