October 30, 2019
Virtus Pro announced the official signing of the Vitaly Save-Melnyk from the Winstrike Team Dota 2 Academy. The player played for the VP as a stand-in, with the team he earned a slot on the DOTA Summit 11 minor and took 5th-6th place at ESL One Hamburg 2019.
Vitaly Save - Melnik:
*"I’m glad I could meet the guys’ expectations. I will try to improve my game further and continue to learn new things, doing everything possible for the overall success. Thank you to everyone who believed and continues to believe in me!
Before joining Virtus Pro Melnik did not play at any tournaments with LAN format. In May 2019, he played for about a month in FlyToMoon, but then left the team. ESL One Hamburg was his first competition on the big stage.
Before the start of the tournament in Hamburg, General Manager of VP Roman Dvoryankin said that the team has already made all the decisions about future growth. At that time, the team included Save- and Egor epileptick1d Grigorenko, who took on the carry role.
Current Roster of VP:
Egor epileptick1d Grigorenko.
Vladimir No[o]ne Minenko
Roman Resolut1on Fominok
Vitaly Save-- Melnik
Alexei Solo Berezin