Chinese tournament operator ImbaTV banned Newbee in their Championships for participating in a cover-up matches.
Newbee got a permanent ban on participation in tournaments from ImbaTV. In all the remaining matches of the second season of Imba Dota 2 Professional League team received a technical defeat.
Lifetime bans on the tournament operator has received all the players of the current squad Newbee: Xu “Moogy” Han Yin “Aq” Rui Wen “Wizard” of Lipan, Yang “waixi” Xiao and Zeng “Faith” hongda, who won The International in 2012.
Newbee champion of The International 2014 and the second team from China won the tournament series. Win in 2014 the part earned $ 5 million. In zabanena team Newbee no players 2014.
Earlier the team already suspected of rigging matches: checked the bookies meet in the playoffs Chinese qualifier for StarLadder ImbaTV Minor involving Newbee.