100 Thieves 100 Thieves North America Rank #5 have added Jonathan " silenx " Huntington as a temporary substitute for Nick " nitr0 " Cannella. nitr0 is taking time off to spend time with his family and newborn child before returning to competition.
silenx has competed in a number of Valorant events since last year, most recently playing for beastcoast beastcoast North America Rank #28 during the Pittsburgh Knights Before Christmas event. He played with Sakura Storm Sakura Storm North America Rank #75 during the First Strike qualifiers.
nitr0 was a member of 100 Thieves en route to their First Strike championship, earning him a title in his first Valorant event ever. He and his teammates later competed in the JBL Quantum Cup, where they finished in the top four.
nitr0's role has been on smokes for his team as he has played Omen exclusively in tracked matches. silenx has played a number of different agents, including Omen, for his various teams.
silenx will have to fill nitr0's role during the first ever weekend of Riot's new Valorant Champions Tour. 100 Thieves compete in the qualifiers for Challengers this weekend.
100 Thieves will be North America's top seed heading into the first Challenger qualifier. Their first match, against THE FIVE EMPERORS, begins in just two hours.