Organization: Team EnVyUs
Players: KikiSoCheeky, Cyclonespin, Eonic, Snoopy, Dust
Region: North America
Date of Ruling: 05/26/2016
Subject: SMITE Pro League Rules Violation
The Hi-Rez Studios Administrative team was able to conclude that one team (Team EnVyUs) was in direct violation of the SMITE Pro League Official Ruleset in their May 26th match versus SoaR Gaming.
Due to the team’s decision to prematurely end both SMITE Pro League games before the ten (10) minute mark, each player on Team EnVyUs that participated in Game 2 of the May 26th match versus SoaR Gaming will receive a five-hundred dollar ($500.00) fine as well as forfeit any prize money they would have earned for that match.
Hi-Rez SMITE Pro League Competition Rules
Competition Rules, 3.1 (e)
Collusion, intentionally losing a game, or any other action of a similar or reprehensible nature will not be tolerated. Each player shall use his or her best efforts to compete in a sportsmanlike manner.
Competition Rules, 4.1 (f)
A team may not surrender before the 10-minute mark in-game. Surrendering before the 10-minute mark in-game will result in punitive measures.
Competition Rules, 3.6 (d)
If a team shows signs of not trying or not putting forward the best roster for their team, we reserve the right to evaluate the situation and disqualify that said team.
Competition Rules, 4.8 (a)
If any player or team violates a rule contained herein, the player or team as a whole may be subject to disqualification, including forfeiture of any and all payments from Hi-Rez Studios associated with the Tournament. Other punitive measures may include, but are not limited to: loss of god bans, loss of pause time, suspension or prohibition from participating in future Hi-Rez Studios’ events.
For More information on The Competition Rules please visit: Pro League Rules.