Professional League of Legends player Yu "XiaoWeiXiao" Xian, a mid-laner for Team Impulse, has been suspended after admitting to ELO boosting, i.e. leveling up another player's account for money.
ELO Boosting is against the rules stipulated by League of Legends developer Riot. Riot eSports manager Hunter Leigh confirmed the allegations on Twitter.
"We have spoken with XiaoWeiXiao regarding ELO boosting allegations - he has confirmed misconduct and is suspended pending investigation,"