MIBR MIBR Brazil Rank #5 have entered Valorant with the lineup of Sergio "txddy" Francisco, Matheus "deNaro" Hipólito, Rafael "mNdS" Mendes, João "jzz" Pedro, Gustavo "gtn" Moura, and coach Jordan "stkJ" Nunes.
gtn, formerly of Team Vikings, brings a wealth of experience from participation in Masters and Valorant Champions, in which Vikings placed 9-12th.
In addition, MIBR has signed txddy and mNdS. txddy previously played for FURIA and also participated in First Strike Brazil, Riot's first in-person event, alongside Imperial. mNdS comes from SLICK SLICK Inactive , who reached the the main event of multiple Challengers stages. His last appearance was in the GGWP #1 Championship.
The trio is joined by DeNaro and jzz. Until December of last year, DeNaro represented Sharks Esports Sharks Esports Inactive , participating in Masters Reykjavik, where the team fell to KRU in the lower bracket. Meanwhile, the 17-year-old jzz is hailed as one of the great promises of the Brazilian scene, having previously played for ODDIK ODDIK Brazil Rank #6 .
To command this quintet, they will rely on StkJ, former coach of SLICK, who also has a significant history in the Crossfire scene as a player.