Berlin, July 10th, 2024 – Welcome Rigon “rigoN” Gashi to BIG’s CS2 Roster
We are thrilled to announce the addition of Rigon “rigoN” Gashi to our CS2 roster. The four-time FPL champion and three time major participant brings significant experience and competitive edge to our team. He has notably qualified for three Legends Stages with Bad News Eagles (PGL Antwerp, IEM Rio, and BLAST Major) and previously played for GUILD Esports.
Rigon “rigoN” Gashi will replace David “prosus” Hesse, who has been with our main team for over a year, coming from our Academy program. We are immensely thankful for David’s dedication and efforts during the last year.
RigoN’s first appearance with BIG will be at the BLAST Fall Finals, followed closely by the IEM Cologne Play-In Stage.
Statement from Roman “Roman R.” Reinhardt, Chief Gaming Officer:
We are pleased to welcome Rigon ‘rigoN’ Gashi to our roster. We believe a change was necessary to improve our consistency and performance in the second half of 2024. We are confident that his experience and skills will help us achieve our goals for the rest of the year. We also express our heartfelt thanks to David ‘prosus’ Hesse for his dedication and efforts over the past year.
Statement from Rigon “rigoN” Gashi:
Joining BIG is a significant milestone in my career. I am excited to be part of a team with such a strong legacy in the German Counter-Strike scene. My goal is to contribute to the team’s success and help us achieve new heights in the CS2 era. I can’t wait to start competing with my new teammates and show what we can accomplish together.
About Berlin International Gaming (BIG)
Berlin International Gaming (BIG) is a premier esports organization headquartered in Germany. With professional teams and players competing in six top games, including major esports titles like Counter-Strike 2 and League of Legends, BIG has firmly established itself as one of the most powerful esports organizations globally. Securing multiple major competition victories and winning over USD 3,000,000 in prize money since its foundation in 2017, BIG is renowned for its competitive achievements as the most successful club from Germany. Continuously captivating audiences globally with its exceptional talent and dedication to esports, BIG stands at the forefront of the industry.

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