World Electronic Sports Games 2016

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[e][h]WESG 2016: Finals
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League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Changzhou
Format:
Round-robin Group Stage (Bo2)
Single-Elimination Bracket (Bo3)
Prize pool:
$1,500,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-01-12
End Date:
2017-01-15
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Cache • Cobblestone • Dust II • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train
Teams
Number of Teams:
23

About[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage
    • Four groups of six teams each
    • Round-Robin
    • Best-of-two series
    • First place teams go straight to the quarterfinals
    • Bottom three teams of each group are eliminated
  • Playoffs
    • Single-Elimination
    • Best-of-three series

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • EN Host:
    • Ukraine Tonya (Antonina Predko)
  • EN Analysts:
    • Norway vENdetta (Halvor Gulestøl)
    • Serbia YNk (Janko Paunović)
    • Finland natu (Joona Leppänen)
  • CN Host:
  • CN Commentator/Analysts:
    • China Aiwa (Aiping Zheng)
    • China xixi (Yun Ma)
    • China 117 (Weirong Shen)
    • China sakula (RunBo Wu)
    • China alex (ZhengWei Bian)
    • China Vc (Yi Zhong)
    • China Vm (Ni Zhong)

Prize Pool[edit]

$1,500,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below.

Participants[edit]

TyLoo13
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China Mo 
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China DD 
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China somebody 
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China HZ 
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China bottle 
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China KingZ 
1 GODSENT replace Sweden KRiMZ with Sweden Lekr0
2 Team One replace Brazil bld V with Brazil iDk
3 The roster of Fire Dragoon E-sports is acquired by JYP Gaming
4 Finland zehN joins, Finland Twista moves to coach
5 Ukraine Zeus, Ukraine ANGE1 and Ukraine bondik will not attend, and will be replaced by Ukraine Shara, Ukraine F1L1N and Ukraine crush [1]
6 Selfless Gaming part ways with USA mitch, USA Slemmy is used as his replacement for the event.
7 The roster of Force of Nature is acquired by rEAK
8 Kazakhstan AdreN, Kazakhstan mou and Kazakhstan HObbit will not attend, and will be replaced by Kazakhstan keeN, Kazakhstan fitch and Kazakhstan Ramz1k [2]
9 Russia electronic and Russia WorldEdit will not attend, and will be replaced by Russia S0tF1k and Russia DavCost [3]
10 Canada Nerdy receives a VAC ban and thus is ineligible to play, he will be replaced by Canada DAVEY
11 Epsilon eSports replace ex-Dignitas
12 Canada hades will not attend due to his failure to acquire a visa, Canada knc1 will play instead [4][5]
13 China fancy1, China AttackeR and China Karsa have been pulled from the active lineup due to conflicts between the players and organisation.
    They are replaced by China HZ, China bottle and China KingZ. Initially, China somebody was also set to be benched, but will play this event. [6][7][8]
14 GODSENT withdraw from the tournament a day before it is due to start leaving no time for a replacement to be found. [9]
15 .Colombia are signed by VAULT
16 FIVE eSports Club replace China QUQU with China MhBICEPS

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

For detailed results of the Group Stage, click here.

Playoffs[edit]

Round of 12
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January 14, 2017 - 11:00 CST
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167
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811
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1614
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14
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0
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2
January 14, 2017 - 11:00 CST
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166
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913
4
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168
8
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78
1
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0
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0
January 14, 2017 - 11:00 CST
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44
0
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1116
5
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115
6
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1016
6
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2
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2
January 14, 2017 - 11:00 CST
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168
8
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710
3
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0
Quarterfinals
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2
January 14, 2017 - 13:30 CST
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1613
3
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29
7
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84
4
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1116
5
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167
9
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814
6
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1
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1
January 14, 2017 - 14:00 CST
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98
1
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716
9
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1983
71
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0716
18
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11
0
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1416
2
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2
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2
January 14, 2017 - 17:00 CST
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1781
71
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2719
28
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1611
5
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48
4
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1611
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49
5
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1
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0
January 14, 2017 - 17:00 CST
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18600
930
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33922
106
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1110
1
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516
11
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Semifinals
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2
January 15, 2017 - 11:00 CST
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84
4
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1116
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22612
922
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12919
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166
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914
5
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1
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2
January 15, 2017 - 11:00 CST
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167
9
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814
6
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1612
4
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35
2
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0
Finals
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2
January 15, 2017 - 19:15 CST
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1610
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55
0
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1610
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56
1
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3rd Place Match
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January 15, 2017 - 14:45 CST
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66
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916
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2

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Other Coverage[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Vladislav "arch" Svistov (2016-12-08). "Team Ukraine lineup for @WESGcom Global Finals".
  2. Eugene dreaM Bogatyrev (2016-12-12). "k23 lineup for @WESGcom Global Finals".
  3. 0x04b8 (2016-12-21). "S0TF1K И DAVCOST СЫГРАЮТ ЗА СБОРНУЮ РОССИИ НА WESG " [S0TF1K DAVCOST AND WILL PLAY FOR THE RUSSIAN NATIONAL TEAM AT WESG] (in Russia Russian). Team Spirit.
  4. els (2017-01-07). "Tis the season of lan dodging.".
  5. els (2017-01-07). "The haides epidemic".
  6. "TYLOO 特此说明! " [fancy1, Attacker and Karsa have suspended at WESG Finals] (in China Chinese). TyLoo. 2017-01-09.
  7. BenjaCS (2017-01-09). "TyLoo remove AttackeR and fancy1". HLTV.
  8. "TYLOO俱乐部WESG最新阵容说明" (in China Chinese). TyLoo. 2017-01-10.
  9. "快讯!GODSENT临时宣布放弃WESG全球总决赛" (in China Chinese). 5EPlay. 2017-01-11.