Wang ‘ Old chicken‘ Zhiyong has parted ways with EHOME after over 2 years playing for the organisation and more than 577 matches.
Wang ‘ Old chicken‘ Zhiyong has become almost synonymous with EHOME but now leaves the organisation after joining all the way back in September 2015. He will join cn Keen Gaming as part of a straight swap for cn Zhai ‘Ying ‘ Jingkai.
EHOME Dota 2 roster move: old chicken leaves to join Keen Gaming, while KG's mid player 荧 (Ying) arrives to join EHOME in a direct swap move. All the thanks and love to old chicken two and a half years of dedication to our cause.
one last chicken emoji for old times' sake: 🐓 pic.twitter.com/37YcwBJ772
— EHOME (@EHOMECN) February 28, 2018
Old Chicken has played for EHOME for almost his entire competitive career and during his time with the team placed 4th at the Frankfurt Major and top 6 at The International 6.
His new team, Keen Gaming, placed top 6 at the ESL One Hamburg last year, but have yet to make another appearance on the Pro Circuit in 2018. Meanwhile EHOME placed 5th at MDL Macau but have not qualified for another DPC event since. Interestingly EHOME recently finished runners-up behind Keen Gaming in the DreamLeague S9 Chinese Open Qualifiers.