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Harumi: Cloud9 parts ways with analyst, plans to replace groove with hooch Rumors

Analyst Ivan "F_1N" Kochugov allegedly parted ways with the Cloud9 CS2 roster. Insider Vladislav "harumi" Radvilovich reported this on Telegram. According to, later on stream, he also shared rumors about the coach Konstantin "groove" Pikiner, supposedly going to be replaced by Dmitriy "hooch" Bogdanov.

Harumi previously refuted another insider, who reported on this exact coach change. So take these rumors with a grain of salt, as a lot of his insides does not turn up true these days.

F_1N joined Gambit Youngsters in 2019, initially as a coach. In September 2020, the expert was banned for life from Valve's championships due to exploiting the camera bug. After that, he moved to the analyst position, and groove became their coach. They joined Cloud9 in 2022 along with Gambit players.

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Earlier, OverDrive claimed that Hobbit and Perfecto moved to the inactive roster of Cloud9. Harumi added that the latter "benched himself." Based on their information, the organization is going to rebuild the lineup.

Hooch worked with Boombl4 in 1WIN in 2023. Under their leadership, the team significantly improved and won several tier-2 events. Hooch is a Russian veteran player, coaching since 2020. He brought Entropiq to PGL Major Stockholm in 2021. After leaving Aurora, he became a free agent.

OverDrive: Cloud9 benches Hobbit and Perfecto

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