Chinese organization Light Gaming Light Gaming Inactive announced on Weibo that they have acquired Kindergarten of Overwatch Kindergarten of Overwatch China Rank #7 's spot in the most recent season of Contenders.
Light Gaming entered the scene in 2016, but ceased operations in early 2018. The team, however, reformed again in May of this year, and this will be the team's first venture into Contenders China.
LTG reunites several members of the now-defunct FTD Club FTD Club Inactive that played in the Overwatch Premier Series in 2017. The most notable players are tank Rubick and flex support xpx (previously known as Freefeel), both of whom played for the Shanghai Dragons Shanghai Dragons OWL Rank #2 in the Overwatch League in 2018. Off-tank YOUNAI , besides having played for FTD, was also previously a caster for Contenders China, and briefly played for Labratory in Season 1 of Trials China 2019. Support player CENTURY also played for Team CC and Guangzhou Academy before joining Light Gaming.
Light Gaming most recently played in the Summer edition of LanStory Cup 2019, but finished in the group stage without taking a match win. They will be looking for their first tournament victory since their rebuild in Contenders China, details of which have not been announced yet.