*UPDATE: 23.01.2019 08:27
According to tweets by Natus Vincere and Danil 'Dendi' Ishutin himself, the Ukrainian midlaner is still under contract at his old organization. Practically Tigers didn't sign Dendi, but will use him as a standin in the upcoming time.
we still have a contract with Dendi. Soooo... He's a standin.— Natus Vincere (@natusvincere) 22. Januar 2019
Hey guys ! just to make it clear. I am still officially on contract with NaVi. But i joined Tigers and hopefully we find some success in future. (NaVi just cares about me <3)— Danil Ishutin (@DendiBoss) 23. Januar 2019
Following the addition of Chai 'Mushi' Yee Fung, Tigers have announced the signing of Danil 'Dendi' Ishutin. TThe 29-year-old veteran will fill the be playing the same position he played for the past eight years at Natus Vincere.
The Ukrainian legend and Mushi are replacing Lai Jay 'Ah Jit' Son and Muhammad 'inYourdreaM' Rizky after a disappointing result in the qualifier for the second round of DPC. Tigers won the DreamLeague Season 10 Minor, but didn't qualify for the second one.
A long time rival to our players, now ally. Let’s welcome Danil "Dendi" Ishutin as the 5th member to join the Tigers family today! Bringing the team to a full roster. Fans of Tigers, we want to share this experience with you. Meet the new members of @tigers_dota . #roartigers pic.twitter.com/w75zbAg7yZ— Tigers (@tigers_dota) January 22, 2019
The Tigers' roster now consists of Chai 'Mushi' Yee Fung, Danil 'Dendi' Ishutin, David 'Moonmeander' Tan, Kenny 'Xepher' Deo and Theeban '1437' Siva.
This is Dendi's second team in his nine year long career. Do you think it was the right choice to join Tigers?
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