Professional CS: GO player Anton tonyblack Kolesnikov announced his move to Valorant. In a statement on VKontakte, the cybersportsman did not say whether he had found a team to perform in the new discipline.
“I hasten to inform you that forever young and promising, is moving to VALORANT. I will not paint a lot here, I will only say that there were much more bright and good moments than negative ones. Despite the fact that I personally did not manage to achieve some super results, there were good attempts to conquer the world together with Navi, YP, Spirit, Vega. Tournaments, emotions, adrenaline, fire in the eyes – this is what I have always played for and what I have been missing lately. I don’t know how it will turn out in the future, but at least for now, I enjoy the new game ”.
Tonyblack has performed in the professional Counter-Strike scene since 2011. He represented Virtus.pro, Natus Vincere, Team Spirit, Spartak Esports, forZe, Vega Squadron and a number of other teams. As part of Vega, the esportsman played at FACEIT Major – London 2018 and Intel Extreme Masters Season XIII – Katowice Major 2019. Kolesnikov’s last team was 1win – in November 2020 he was transferred to an inactive.