Gears Esports have announced that three professional players have been suspended for part of the second season of the Gears Pro Circuit. The organization found that three players were in violation of the league’s code of conduct.
Gears Esports has ruled the following penalties in accordance with the Gears Esports Code of Conduct: https://t.co/EzjYGJ5fDa
— Gears of War Esports (@EsportsGears) June 20, 2017
The three players that have been suspended include Christopher “Xcells” Hill, Kaid “GODPLAYS” Saleh, and Nicholas “Red Icy” Cope. Xcells received the longest suspension and he will not be allowed to participate in the entire second season. The official announcement states..
“Until after the last Season Two Gears Pro Circuit event for disrespectful language and behavior at multiple events to staff and partners, disregard for match and media warnings at multiple events, and threatening behavior to tournament staff.”
Red Icy was suspended “until after the first Season Two Gears Pro Circuit event for involvement in a physical altercation/threatening behavior,” while GODPLAYS is suspended “until after the third Season Two Gears Pro Circuit event for two physical altercations.”