Christopher "GeT_RiGhT" Alesund is among the most iconic names in the world of CS:GO. Born on May 29, 1990, the Swedish CS:GO rifler is best known for his feats with Ninjas in Pyjamas.

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Once the best player in CS:GO, GeT_RiGhT has decided to end his career in NiP

He is one the best players in Counter-Strike history, ranked #2 in 2010 and 2011 in CS 1.6 and #1 in 2013 and 2014 in CS:GO. However, as of today, GeT_RiGhT’s run with Ninjas in Pyjamas has finally come to an end.

Once a giant in CS:GO

This marks the departure of one of the most iconic figures in CS:GO. GeT_RiGhT has served NiP for 7 straight years through ups and downs, in victories and in failure. However, all good thing comes to an end, and it is time GeT_RiGhT said goodbye to his organization.

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After 7 years with NiP, GeT_RiGhT will be saying goodbye

Together with his teammates, GeT_RiGhT led NiP to numerous victories in the early stage of CS:GO. They were arguably the best during the year of 2013 and 2014. NiP went on an unimaginable 87-map win streak in which they did not drop a single map. They were virtually unstoppable like Astralis during their prime.

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NiP was practically invincible during 2013-2014

GeT_RiGhT was most famous for his role as a lurker who often saved the day with his rifle. He was nominated the #2 best player in 2010 and 2011 in CS1.6.

GeT_RiGhT also had a good time in CS 1.6

During his time with CS:GO, the Swedish player also attained 2 #1 titles of the year in 2013 and 2014. Under the jersey of NiP, GeT_RiGhT won ESL One: Cologne 2014 alongside his compatriots like Richard “Xizt” Landström and Patrik “f0rest” Lindberg. His contribution for NiP can be compared to that of Danylo “Zeus” Teslenko to Natus Vincere.

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Time has changed, but the love GeT_RiGhT has for CS:GO remains unchanged

However, time has changed, and NiP has been struggling to find decent success recently. GeT_RiGhT and NiP have decided this was all for the best. GeT_RiGhT will be stepping down from the starting lineup of NiP in the next event - Dreamhack Masters Malmo. His future career plan remains unclear.