Udil Responds to Rumors About Retirement after Failing to Secure MPL ID Season 7 Champion Title

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Udil Responds to Rumors About Retirement after Failing to Secure MPL ID Season 7 Champion Title

John Dave Rossel
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  • Udil clarifies the rumors of his retirement after their disappointing run in the MPL ID Season 7.
  • Udil stated that the gesture he made after their defeat was a sign of apology and nothing else.
  • The esports pro is still planning on fighting for more titles in future MLBB tournaments.

Muhammad "Udil" Julian Ardiansyah, a Mobile Legends: Bang Bang pro, has cleared the air about rumors of his retirement after he finished last in Season 7 of MPL ID Season 7 with Alter Ego. This rumor began after Alter Ego was defeated by Bigetron Alpha by a score of 2-1 during the MPL ID S7 Playoffs Day 1. Udil was then seen pointing his fingers at the camera. As a result, fans interpreted her actions as a sign that he is hinting at retirement, following his failure to qualify for the next round. However, that seems to not be the case as Udil has come out and issued a clarification about the finger pointing.RELATED:  Mobile Legends: How to Get Fashion Expert Harith for Free in the 515 Eparty Event

Udil Responds to Rumors About Retirement

Alter Ego lost to Bigetron Alpha in the MPL ID Season 7 Playoffs.

The rumors started circulating after Ahmad “Ahmad” Abdurrahman stated that Udil was planning to retire, in a podcast hosted by Jonathan Liandi's Empetalk. It grew in intensity after Alter Ego's disappointing run in the MPL ID Season 7 and Udil's finger gesture at the tournament.

Udil responded to these rumors in his NimoTV stream, stating that the finger gesture was his way of saying sorry for not meeting expectations, and not winning a trophy in the MPL ID Season 7. The esports pro also added that this wasn’t the end for him and his team as they are still hungry for more titles in future Mobile Legends tournaments.

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It will be interesting to see how Alter Ego will rise back on top in future tournaments after their disappointing run in the MPL ID Season 7.


John is a mobile esports writer for AFK Gaming that specializes in Wild Rift and Mobile Legends, whilst also maintaining an overview of the Free Fire, COD Mobile and PUBG Mobile esports scenes.