RNG currently have 738 DPC points. That means that to pass the lower threshold for The International 2022 invite, the team will need to take at least 7-8th place.
For ana this will be a second event as a standin in 2022. Earlier he replaced Lasse "MATUMBAMAN" Urpalainen in Team Liquid for Riyadh Masters 2022. The carry didn't show anything special, the team took last place in group and left the tournament on 9-10th place.
This is another event in a string of visa issues connected to the final Major of the season. Earlier Xtreme Gaming withdrew from the tournament, while Entity Gaming, Fnatic, beastcoast, and Talon Esports will have to play the even with a standin.