The Boston Major 2016: Group Stage

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Format[edit]

  • 16 teams divided into four groups of four teams each and played in a double-elimination format.
    • Match one: Team A vs. Team B
    • Match two: Team C vs. Team D
    • Winners’ match (WM): Winner of match one vs. winner of match two - winner is the top seed
    • Elimination match (EM): Loser of match one vs. loser of match two - loser is the bottom seed
    • Decider match: Loser of WM vs. winner of EM - winner is the second seed and loser is the third seed
  • All matches are played in a best-of-three.
  • The top seed of each group will get a random bottom seed from another group as the opponent in the Main Event.
  • The second seed will similarly face off against a random third seed as the opponent.

Results[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A lrthread Recap
December 3, 2016 - 10:00 EST
1. Digital Chaos Digital Chaos 2-0 4-0
2. Wings Gaming/Wings Gaming Wings Gaming 2-1 5-2
3. WarriorsGaming.Unity WarriorsGaming.Unity 1-2 2-5
4. LGD Gaming/LGD.Forever Young LGD.Forever Young 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

Group B lrthread Recap
December 3, 2016 - 10:00 EST
1. Virtus.pro/Virtus.pro Virtus.pro 2-0 4-0
2. Newbee/Newbee Newbee 2-1 4-2
3. Team NP Team NP 1-2 2-5
4. MVP/MVP Phoenix MVP Phoenix 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

Group C lrthread Recap
December 4, 2016 - 10:00 EST
1. LGD Gaming/LGD Gaming LGD Gaming 2-0 4-0
2. CompLexity Gaming compLexity Gaming 2-1 4-4
3. Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses 1-2 4-4
4. Team Faceless Team Faceless 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

Group D lrthread Recap
December 4, 2016 - 10:00 EST
1. OG OG 2-0 4-2
2. EHOME/EHOME.cn EHOME 2-1 5-4
3. Ad Finem Ad Finem 1-2 4-5
4. Invictus Gaming/iG Vitality iG Vitality 0-2 2-4