Solo banned from StarLadder For Life

According to SLTV, Solo placed a bet for $100 on the eSport betting site He bet on his team to lose, winning $322.

The result of the match had no influence on the outcome of the sixth StarSeries season. It’s quite common to not play completely serious in such matches. roX.KIS however has been feeding on purpose to lose the game and win money of it. That means not only Solo himself has to be punished for cheating, but the whole team. That includes Stanislav ‘BzzIsPerfect’
Glushan, Vladimir ‘Yol’ Basov, Andrey ‘Dread’ Golubev, and the stand-in ‘dnq’. Ivan ‘Vanskor’ Skorokhod has not been actively involved.

StarLadder has announced the following preliminary punishments:

Solo has been banned from all StarLadder competition for lifetime BzzIsPerfect, Yol, Dread, and dnq have been banned for 3 years
The organisation roX.KIS has been banned for one year.

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by Michael Hoang, on June 17, 2013