The fear team took part in the open qualifiers for ESL Challenger Katowice 2023 - the team's russian flag was changed to a Ukrainian flag
The Witchers team's flag was also changed from Russian to Ukrainian on the HLTV portal. As a result of these changes, the fear team, led by Radion fear Smekhov, was able to participate in the open CS:GO qualifier for ESL Challenger Katowice 2023.
The esports players requested that the HLTV administration change the flag to Ukrainian, which was approved. In addition, a player on the team, Daniil Sdaim Tupov, changed his flag from Russian to Ukrainian. According to unconfirmed information, he was born in Crimea, which is part of Ukraine.