The Chinese esports organization Team Knights has disbanded the roster. The registration system for the DPC 2023 now lists the team as Antarctic Penguins. At the time of publication, Xiao 'XCJ' Chaojian remains the only member of the Knights roster in the new squad. He was joined by mmm, Ms and Nevermine.
Other ex-Chinese team players Su 'FlyBy' Lei, Vincent 'AlaCrity' Hiew and Luo 'eGo' Bin have joined Solitude. The team also added Dqq and rayy to its roster.
Previously, Knights was suspected of using cheats and dishonest play, including at The Lima Major 2023. The team received a slot in the first division after the Royal Never Give Up roster was disbanded. Knights took third place in the DPC 2023 Tour 1 for China, after which they became the worst among the participants of The Lima Major 2023, winning only one map.
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