As expected, UK caster Aaron “Medic” Chamberlain has joined Riot Games’ EU Challenger Series broadcast team.
The caster – formerly known as Sona – was mentioned in this official Challenger Series preview article.
He will work as a play-by-play shoutcaster alongside fellow Brits Andy “Vedius” Day and James “Stress” O’Leary.
Incredibly happy to say I’ll be joining the Riot squad to cast EU Challenger Series! It’s looking stacked!
— The Medic (@MedicCasts) February 1, 2017
The 2017 spring Challenger Series gets underway this Sunday (February 5th). Teams taking part include Schalke, Paris Saint Germain, Fnatic Academy, Kinguin, Misfits Academy and Millenium.
The schedule is as follows:
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