​Sergey "Ax1Le" Rykhtorov was signed to Gambit Esports as a player for its Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team. 

​​Gambit Esports announced a new addition to its ​CS:GO roster Tuesday. Ax1Le, a 16-year old player, is the newest player to join Gambit Esports. The announcement revealed he will be a part of the team's lineup Saturday and Sunday at the ​IEM Katowice Major CIS closed qualifier. 


Ax1Le was formerly with the team 5balls before joining Gambit Esports.


Gambit Esports' current roster consists of Ax1Le, Mikhail "Dosia" Stolyarov, Rustem "mou" Telepov, Nikolay "mir" Bityukov, and Dmitry "dimastick" Matvienko. Andrey "B1ad3" Gorodensky is working with Gambit Esports as a coach on loan. The loan agreement between Flipsid3 Tactics and Gambit Esports ​was extended for an extra month.


Cover photo courtesy of Gambit Esports/Twitter