S8UL debuts in Valorant, signs Innocent 5 roster

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  • Indian org S8UL has announced their Valorant roster today.
  • S8UL has signed the Innocent 5 Valorant roster.
  • S8UL was founded by popular Indian streamers Thug and MortaL.

One of the most popular Indian Esports organizations, S8UL has announced their Valorant Lineup today, 4 February 2021, after months of teasing. S8UL has signed the Innocent 5 roster which previously played under the banner ParaTroops.

S8UL's Valorant roster features popular athletes and streamers like Mithul ”Binks” Nayak as well as a young prodigy like Strix. S8UL is expected to start its journey with the upcoming WD Black Cup Open.


S8UL reveals their Valorant roster, the roster is:

  • Mithul "Binks69" Nayak
  • Sahil "Strixx" Rane
  • Harshvardhan "Kuzuri" Singh Panwar
  • Rishabh "EzzzYy" Gupta
  • Shreyas "Edit99" Kshirsagar
  • Tanmay "NotFox" Verma

Who are the Innocent 5?

Innocent 5 had started playing as ParaTroops and had made their name until an unfortunate incident happened. ParaTroops soon disbanded but the players kept on playing together with the name Innocent 5.

Team Innocent 5 had shown some impressive plays whereby defeating big teams like XTZ Esports and Global Esports.

S8UL's journey from PUBG Mobile to Valorant

S8UL was formed with a merger of two of the biggest Indian organizations, 8 bit and Soul. S8UL eventually became a multi-title org with games like Free Fire, COD Mobile, and COC.

S8UL had not signed a Valorant roster until today, which was surprising for the fans given Valorant's popularity in India. Innocent 5 was in the need of an org, S8UL wanted a roster and they have come together. S8UL's Valorant roster is a set of talented and rising players, whom we have not seen much. Only time will tell whether S8UL cements itself as it did in PUBG Mobile, or crumbles under the pressure of teams like Global Esports and Team Mahi.


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