Group Vitality in-game leader Dan “apEX” Madesclaire returned to the group on Thursday for the club’s match in the Intel Extreme Masters Season XV World Champion.

peak was dropped from Vigor’s lineup on Feb. 9 due to tension, burnout and personal problems.

However simply hours prior to Thursday’s triumph over OG in Group B play, Vigor revealed apEX was back in the fold.

pinnacle had 36 eliminates and a minus-3 differential in the sweep over OG. Vigor next plays Saturday against Group Liquid in the 2nd round of the Group B upper bracket.

“Won 2-0 over @OGcsgo! Feels good to be back with a win! Playing again on Saturday!,” apEX tweeted after the success.

When coach Remy “XTQZZZ” Quoniam revealed the earlier move including apEX, he stated there were “collective distinctions” in between peak and the rest of the team.

apEX, who turns 28 on Monday, has actually been with Group Vitality because October of 2018.