Sabyasachi ‘antidote’ Bose, the famous AWPer of Optic India returned to his hometown after the whole fiasco. "I have dragged the name of the country in the dirt and I know it's unforgivable." Nikhil " forsaken " Kumawat is an inactive - banned Indian professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive who played for OpTic India in his short four month stint in 2018. After deleting all social media accounts and being off the grid for a week, forsaken finally resurfaced as he answered some questions posed to him by AFK Gaming. OpTic India's CS:GO team has been given the boot from the $100,000 eXTREMESLAND Asia finals after player Nikhil 'forsaken' Kumawat was caught cheating during a match. Nikhil ‘forsaken’ Kumawat from OpTic India was caught for using prohibited third party assistant software. AFK Gaming asked forsaken the reason for using the cheats; whether it was something to do with pressure or financial issues, to which forsaken said it was neither of those and that to make up for the lack of confidence in his aim, he had to chose the wrong patch. Login. This means he will be free to play competitive CS:GO in ESIC Member events from 18th February 2018. Even though we finally have something from the player himself, there are a few untied knots in the matter. This page was last edited on 4 December 2020, at 16:39. News Matches Results Events. Unsurprisingly, the 22-year old has heavily criticized by the Indian community and has also received a 5-year ban from the E-sports Integrity Coalition. Forsaken was publicly caught cheating during the finals of ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND 2018 by the tournament admins. OpTic India were playing in their second match of the tournament when the game was paused. 27. Just curious to know how he is doing now and does he play any games ? Esports profile for CS:GO player Nikhil "forsaken" Kumawat: $1,472.16 USD in prize money won from 3 tournaments. Discussion . Gordon "Sf" Giry. Rating 2.0 Posted by 2 months ago. The AFK Gaming team dug deeper and asked forsaken whether anyone from the team knew he was using teams and how had no one noticed it at the bootcamp. There was little doubt that Forsaken’s time on Optic India, as well as his International career, were over. Each one was extremely talented and I have jeopardized their chances of being where they deserve.”. Nikhil Kumawat. Close. Another question the Indian community will be wondering about is that after an incident like this, will Optic Gaming and similar organizations dare venture onto Indian soil? The reason no one noticed it was it only gave him a slight advantage, which was not big enough to raise any eyebrows. Professional statistical overview and career highlights for CS:GO player Nikhil Kumawat. Kumawat’s PC had been flagged up by the tournament’s anti-cheat platform. Nikhil “forsaken” Kumawat was given a five-year ban as the final decision for his actions. Nikhil Kumawat known as forsaken, is a 25 year old Counter-Strike player from India. Remember me. In October 2018, OpTic India's Nikhil "forsaken" Kumawat was playing at a big Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament in Shanghai when the … [2] ESL India later found that forsaken used the same cheats during the ESL India Premiership 2018 Fall Finals. Dotesports first reported the cheating and the aftermath; what’s most interesting is watching the player, Nikhil “forsaken” Kumawat of OpTic India, caught in … Nikhil "forsaken" Kumawat is an inactive-banned Indian professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive who played for OpTic India in his short four month stint in 2018. – Forsaken Gordon Giry, famously known as Sf, is a former French professional CS: GO, player. For starters, everyone is waiting on ESL’s decision on whether Optic India will remain champions or will they be dethroned. Optic India’s Nikhil ‘forsaken’ Kumawat was caught cheating last week at the ZOWIE eXTREMELAND 2018 LAN event, a $100,000 tournament, and has since been the talk of the community. “No one in my team had any idea of me using any external program including my teammates, coach and manager. Show player average. Former … A Counter-Strike pro was caught cheating mid-tournament - and he tried to delete his hack while an official checked his PC. Nikhil 'forsaken' Kumawat will be prohibited from participating in "all esports related activity for or with any ESIC member organization" for the … Forgot password. OpTic India's Nikhil "forsaken" Kumawat - Extremesland/Facebook. Nikhil ‘forsaken’ Kumawat is a professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player who was caught cheat ing at a tournament last weekend. The Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) issued a five-year ban to professional “ Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ” player Nikhil “Forsaken” Kumawat on Wednesday after he … Mid-game during eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia 2018, Nikhil "Forsaken" Kumawat of OpTic Gaming's OpTic India Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team was caught using an aimbot to lock-on to enemies. Any idea what Nikhil 'Forsaken' Kumawat is doing now ? In an interview with India-based gaming outlet AFK Gaming, Kumawat would explain his situation and apologize. On further investigation, it was discovered that forsaken also cheated in the ESL India Premiership Fall Season Finale, a tournament that Optic India won. To this, forsaken replied saying that no one in the team, including team mates, coach and manager had any idea that he was using the cheats. ... forsaken. Nikhil ‘Forsaken’ Kumawat released from Optic India Forsaken has had a sketchy past in Counter Strike. OpTic India. “I would probably delete the day when I first played Counter Strike on.”. Former OpTic India player Nikhil “forsaken” Kumawat has broken his silence on the cheating scandal he was involved in during the eXTREMESLAND Asia Finals. https://www.vpesports.com/breaking-news/nikhil-forsaken-kumawat Stats Galleries Rankings Forums Bets Live Fantasy UPDATED. “I am extremely sorry to my teammates, OpTic (Gaming) management and the people who always put their trust in me over the facts. After almost two years since the incident, OpTic Gaming CEO Hector “H3CZ” Rodriguez has opened up about the cheating scandal of Nikhil “Forsaken” Kumawat that took place in October 2018. When caught, Kumawat was recorded trying to hide the cheats while the referee investigated. I feel guilty of stealing away the opportunities from my teammates. Game developers have taken harsh actions against cheaters in the past. 34 … Because of the hack being not too blatant (as people think it might be), no one in my team or people standing behind us (coach or manager etc.) OpTic India later responded on their Twitter, stating: 2018-06-01 – 2018-10-19. It gave me a slight advantage over my natural aiming so it was almost negligible to be observed by people around me.”. OpTic India's CS:GO team has been given the boot from the $100,000 eXTREMESLAND Asia finals after player Nikhil 'forsaken' Kumawat was caught cheating during a … Professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player Nikhil "forsaken" Kumawat was caught cheating at a tournament in Shanghai this past weekend. 25 years. The answers to all these questions and possibly many more will be laid out in front of us as the drama keeps unfolding. Discussion . Counter-Strike pro player Nikhil “Forsaken” Kumawat has been banned from all Esports for five years by the Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) after … Kumawat expressed his guilt to the whole gaming world and fully accepted the responsibility and the eventual banishment. During the eXTREMESLAND 2018 Finals, forsaken was caught using cheats [1] which resulted in the immediate disbandment of the team. After complete silence, former OpTic India player Nikhil “forsaken” Kumawat has spoken about his cheating scandal. The Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) today reduced the suspension on CS:GO professional, Nikhil “Forsaken” Kumawat from 2 years to 6 months. This was proven by B5 Platform BBI Anti-Cheat System, along with our head admin inspected his PC on the stage. Any idea what Nikhil 'Forsaken' Kumawat is doing now ? [3] This resulted in the player receiving a 5-year ESIC ban. During the eXTREMESLAND 2018 Finals, forsaken was caught using cheats which resulted in the immediate disbandment of the team. Complete overview of Nikhil Kumawat's stats. No team. This decision still raised some questions among the esports community, because that was the second time this players breaking the rules, and ESIC’s rules say … [4], TOYOTA Master CS:GO Bangkok 2018: Southeast Asia Qualifier, ESL India Premiership 2018 Fall: Online Stage, eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2018 - India Regional Finals, ESL India Premiership 2018 Summer - Challenger League #3, ESL India Premiership 2018 Summer - Starter Cup #3, ESL India Premiership 2017 Summer - Challenger 3, ESL India Premiership 2017 Summer - Challenger 2, ESL India Premiership 2017 Summer - Starter Phase 1, "forsaken caught cheating at eXTREMESLAND; OpTic India disqualified", "ESL India confirms forsaken cheat at Premiership Fall", https://liquipedia.net/counterstrike/index.php?title=Forsaken&oldid=1784449. For the first time in I don’t how long (could literally be the first time ever), the Indian e-sports scene is being talked about all over the globe, but for all the wrong reasons. forsaken: Nikhil Kumawat 2018-06-01 2018-10-19 : yb (Player/Coach) Lukas Gröning 2018-07-12 2018-10-19 : Signify: Former Players ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team formlesS: Rishab Tomar 2018-06-01 2018-10-02 : Organization Former . [ESIC Link] Observations: Stuff like that. There is no place for a cheater in esports. had any idea I was using anything. The 22-year-old has not spoken a word since the whole Nikhil ‘forsaken’ Kumawat incident unfolded, which lead to Optic withdrawing their setup from the region.Though there were several accusations and allegations, everything must now be put to rest. 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