Quest Esports made a surprising announcement on their official Twitter account, leaving their fans shocked. The organization revealed that they have decided to part ways with their coach, Alexander “Accell” Litvienko. This decision came as a surprise, especially considering the team’s impressive performance at the Bali Major 2023. Although they put up a strong showing, Quest Esports fell short of earning enough points to qualify for The International 12. To secure a spot in the tournament, they needed to finish among the top two teams, which unfortunately didn’t happen.
Quest Esports’ Official Statement
In an official statement, Quest Esports took the time to express their sincere gratitude to Accell while also announcing his departure from the team. They made sure to acknowledge and appreciate Accell’s exceptional skills and leadership qualities. The statement emphasized the instrumental role he played in the team’s remarkable achievements and unforgettable victories. Quest Esports expressed deep appreciation for Accell’s unwavering dedication, tireless effort, and genuine care for the team’s well-being.
We faced the big names and left 'em shook! With dedication and pure skill, we climbed to the top in just a year. From Division 2 to DOTA2 dominance, our story stands unrivaled.
Huge shoutout to our incredible fans who believed in us all the way! You've been our backbone, and… pic.twitter.com/4vCUcrSSDA
— Quest Esports (@questesports_) July 9, 2023
As Quest Esports looks towards the future, they have not yet disclosed the addition of a new coach. However, there is an urgent need for the team to gear up and make preparations for the upcoming Riyadh Masters 2023. Despite the absence of a specific announcement, the team’s statement encourages fans to stay engaged and remain attentive for forthcoming updates. This implies that more news and information regarding their coaching situation or other developments could potentially be revealed in the near future.
The Dota 2 community was taken aback by the news of Quest Esports parting ways with Accell, especially considering the team’s excellent performance at the Bali Major 2023. Quest Esports emerged as the leaders of Group B, surpassing teams like BetBoom and Gaimin Gladiators. They continued their impressive performance in the playoffs, securing a spot in the Top 4. It’s worth noting that this remarkable success occurred in Quest Esports’ first-ever major tournament appearance.