A pro player named Nisay has now been sentenced to a full year for being proven to have committed fraud.
GridGames.ID – The surprising news came from one of the game titles made by Riot Games that carries the FPS genre, Valorant.
Valorant announced this news via their official Twitter account (5/2/21), Valorant’s 1st rank for European server named Yasi ‘Nisay’ has been banned by Riot Games and not allowed to compete for 12 months.
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Breaking: Riot has banned Valorant pro and former #1 ranked EU player Nisay for cheating:
“It was determined that Nisay was cheating in a ranked match and is banned from all official Riot Games competitions for 12 months.” pic.twitter.com/TJagYRqVlr
— Valorant News (@ValorantUpdates) February 4, 2022
Reporting from vpesports, apart from being banned for a whole year, the pro-player must also be willing to be removed from the leaderboard.
Previously, Riot Games had also punished the 23-year-old player for being proven to have cheated.
However, the punishment for this action is only limited to lowering Nisay’s rank (from Radiant to Immortal).
Currently, cheaters are one of the biggest problems in the Valorant title, and Riot Games takes it very seriously with no exceptions, and the penalties are severe.
After the decision to severely punish ‘Nisay’ for being proven to have committed fraudulent acts that harmed many people.
Oyuncumuz Yasin “Nisay” Gök’ün sözleşmisii feshetmiş bulunuyoruz. VALORANT takımımızın geleceği ile ilgili gerekli açıklamaları ilerleyen günlerde yapacağız. Taraftarımızın bilgisine sunarız.#Beşiktaş #Esports
— Beşiktaş Esports (@bjkesports) February 4, 2022
After receiving a report from VALORANT, Besiktas Esports from Turkey, which is the organization where Nisay belongs, immediately fired him after being caught using a cheat.
Besiktas Esports is currently moving quickly to find a substitute for Nisay, so that they can continue the Valorant Challengers 1 competition in the Turkish region.