Astralis have announced that Jacob “Pimp” Winneche will be standing in for Astralis, taking the place of Nicolai “dev1ce” Reedtz.

LONDON – Nov. 22, 2017 – Over the course of this month, Nicolai “dev1ce” Reedtz of Astralis has fallen ill and will not be able to continue to participate in ECS Season 4. His team have now announced Jacob “Pimp” Winneche will be standing in for the team during Nicolai’s recovery period.

Astralis has four more matches to play in the ECS Season 4 online league, versus NiP (home and away) and GODSENT (home and away). Both matches are taking place on Nov. 22, starting at 19:00 CET. Jacob will be standing in for all remaining matches in the online league.

*UPDATE*: Astralis have announced that Ruben “RUBINO” Villarroel will be playing instead of Nicolai for the ECS Season 4 Finals hosted in Cancun on December 15-17.

All of the Esports Championship Series team wishes Nicolai a speedy recovery and all the best to his team, team mates, family and friends.