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October 30, 2023

Mixwell's Return: Team Spain's Final Tryout for Spike Nations Tournament

Liam Fletcher
Written byLiam FletcherWriter
Researched byHaruki NakamuraResearcher

Tonight, Team Spain will hold their final tryout for the Spike Nations tournament. Mixwell and Lucas Rojo, the team's leaders, have assembled a group of twelve players who will compete in a showdown match to determine the final roster for the event.

Mixwell's Return: Team Spain's Final Tryout for Spike Nations Tournament

Mixwell's Return to Competitive Play

Oscar “Mixwell” Cañellas, who recently retired from the competitive VALORANT scene, has come out of retirement to take on a unique role for Team Spain in the Spike Nations Cup. Representing his home country is a refreshing change for Mixwell, and he is currently focused on selecting the starting six players for the team.

The Talent Pool

The main selection for Team Spain includes players from various backgrounds, including professional play, Challengers, and Game Changers. Some notable names on the list are:

  • Adolfo “Fit1nho” Gallego from Giants Esports
  • Salvador “Yurii” Gasco, Toki, and Mimi from Case Esports
  • Nicolás “Nixerino” Canellas Colocho and Tomas “Vorwenn” Baldrich from Movistar Riders
  • Michelx16 from AYM
  • Antonio “Guardy” Guardiola from ZETA
  • Paula “Devilasxa” Blanco Martínez from Rebels Gaming
  • Leyre from Mad Lions LAURË
  • Daniel “Saiz” Ruiz and Christian “lowel” Antoran as Free Agents

These players will compete against each other for one of the six spots on the Spanish team.

The Showdown

The final tryout match will take place tonight at 20:30 on Mixwell's Twitch Channel. The players will battle it out to secure their place on the team and represent Spain in the Spike Nations tournament.

Mixwell's Legacy

Mixwell's journey in esports has been remarkable. He first made a name for himself in CS:GO, showcasing his skills with the AWP and rising to the top tiers of the game. In June 2020, he transitioned to Valorant and joined G2 Esports, where he led the team to victory in multiple tournaments. Despite not winning the 2021 Masters: Berlin, Mixwell and G2 achieved a commendable top-four finish. In 2022, he joined Team Heretics but ultimately decided to retire from competitive play at the end of 2023.

In conclusion, tonight's showdown match will determine the final roster for Team Spain in the Spike Nations tournament. Mixwell, along with Lucas Rojo, has assembled a talented group of players who will compete for the opportunity to represent their country. Mixwell's journey in esports has been filled with success and he is now focused on shaping the future of Spanish Valorant. Stay tuned to Mixwell's Twitch Channel to witness the exciting tryout match and see who will make the cut.

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Haruki Nakamura
Haruki Nakamura

Haruki Nakamura, affectionately termed "DataSensei" within the Esports universe, is EsportRanker's resident data wizard. Seamlessly merging his love for Esports with his knack for research, he provides insights and analysis that propel the industry forward.

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