Ninjas in Pyjamas Replaced Draken with Lekr0
2018-06-06

Ninjas in Pyjamas Replaced Draken with Lekr0

The Swedish esports organization Ninjas n Pyjamas announced that its Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster got changed once again: this time the team’s management decided to bench William "draken" Sundin and replace him with Jonas "Lekr0" Olofsson.

Lekr0 is a 24-years-old Swedish player, who has been professionally playing CS:GO since 2015. During these three years he played for various teams, most notably for Fnatic and GODSENT. Lately with Fnatic he placed first at Intel Extreme Masters XII – World Championship and World Electronic Sports Games 2017.

draken joined NiP in March 2017, with the team he won DreamHack Open Valencia 2017, Hellcase Cup #6 and Intel Extreme Masters XII – Oakland. His future is unknown as the player still has an active contract with the organization.

Earlier this year NiP acquired Dennis "dennis" Edman, who replaced Richard "Xizt" Landström. Later Xizt stood in for FaZe Clan and then joined Fnatic, where he replaced Lekr0.

Ninjas in Pyjamas:

  • Patrik "f0rest" Lindberg
  • Christopher "GeT_RiGhT" Alesund
  • Jonas "Lekr0" Olofsson
  • Fredrik "REZ" Sterner
  • Dennis "dennis" Edman (captain)
  • Faruk "Pita" Pita (coach)
  • William "draken" Sundin (inactive)