Ukrainian esports organization Natus Vincere has officially confirmed that Danyyl "headtr1ck" Valitov will be a substitute for Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev at BLAST Premier: Fall Groups 2022.
"Olexander "s1mple" Kostylev will miss the group stage of BLAST Premier: Fall Groups 2022 for personal reasons. When s1mple will be able to join the team, we will additionally inform you on social networks and the website. Stay tuned for updates," NAVI reported.
Earlier, Dexerto.com reported that s1mple would miss the group part of BLAST Premier. s1mple indirectly confirmed it. He wished good luck to Headtr1ck.
18-year-old Ukrainian rifler Headtr1ck is currently playing for Natus Vincere Junior. Previously, headtr1ck has already played for the primary NAVI's CS:GO roster in ESL Pro League Season 5. Together with him, the team won three times: over AGO (2:0), Evil Geniuses (2:0) and Complexity (2:0).
Recently, Headtr1ck was invited to the FACEIT Pro League.