DETONA to miss Americas Minor: South America closed qualifier

The Brazilians have withdrawn from the South American closed qualifier for the Americas Minor, team In-game leader André "tiburci0" Rossetto has revealed.

DETONA to miss Americas Minor: South America closed qualifier

After secure their Esportal Global World Finals spot by beating W7M Gaming 2-0, DETONA have withdrawn from the South American closed qualifier for the Americas Minor.

The team's In-game leader, André "Tiburci0" Rossetto commented in an interview with FURIATV that the Brazilians have opted to skip the tournament, which will take place from June 4-6, to focus on preparing for Esportal Global World Finals — a €30,000 tournament that will be held at Inferno Online, in Stockholm, on June 7-8.

It is worth remembering that DETONA could not use star player Vinicius "vsm" Moreira, who is still prevented to compete Valve-sponsored tournaments due to a VAC-ban.

StarLadder has not yet announced a replacement for DETONA. The team list for the South America qualifier currently looks as follows:

W7M
 paiN
 Inflames
 WePlayGames
 INTZ
 Sharks
 Isurus
 TBD