2013 WCS Season 3 America: Premier League

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (12) Terran Terran (10) Zerg Zerg (10)
2013 WCS Season 2 America: Premier League Quarterfinals (8)
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South Korea Oz
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South Korea aLive
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South Korea Jaedong
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China Jim
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South Korea TaeJa
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Canada Scarlett
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China MacSed
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South Korea Polt
2013 WCS Season 2 America: Challenger League Bracket Stage (8)
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USA Minigun
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United Kingdom DeMusliM
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South Korea NesTea
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South Korea HerO
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South Korea ByuL
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China Top
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Taiwan Sen
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South Korea Revival
2013 WCS Season 2 America: Challenger League Group Stage (16)
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South Korea CranK
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South Korea Heart
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USA Goswser
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South Korea Sage
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Mexico MajOr
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USA Suppy
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South Korea HwangSin
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USA Neeb
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South Korea HyuN
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USA puCK
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South Korea Apocalypse
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USA ViBE
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South Korea Arthur
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South Korea Hack
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Canada HuK
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South Korea TheStC

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage #1 (Round of 32): Dual Tournament format.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group are split into two pairs and play each other.
  • The winners of these matches will then face each other in the Winner’s match.
  • The victor places first in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
  • The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
  • The loser places fourth in the group, will fall to the Challenger League Round of 40.
  • The loser of the Winner’s match and the winner of the Loser’s match will face each other in a fifth match.
  • The winner gets second place in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
  • The loser places third in the group and will fall to the Challenger League Round of 40.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group in Round of 16 will face off similar to Round of 32.
  • Players who place 3rd and 4th in their group will fall to the Challenger League Round of 16.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
    • All 8 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Premier League.
  • Quarter- & Semifinals: Best-of-five.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$100,000 USD and 10,000 WCS Points are divided among participants. The top six players qualify for the Season 3 Finals.

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
September 24, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Zicon small.png HyuN 2-0 2-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Polt 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png Sage
1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Revival
0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
September 18, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Zicon small.png Jaedong 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png NesTea 2-1 5-2
3. USA Zicon small.png ViBE
1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Ticon small.png TheStC
0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
September 25, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. Taiwan Zicon small.png Sen 2-0 4-1
2. China Picon small.png MacSed 2-1 5-4
3. USA Zicon small.png Goswser
1-2 4-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png HwangSin
0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
September 16, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Zicon small.png ByuL 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Hack 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png Arthur
1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Ticon small.png aLive
0-2 1-4

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group E
September 30, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. Canada Picon small.png HuK 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 2-1 5-2
3. Mexico Ticon small.png MajOr
1-2 3-5
4. China Picon small.png Top
0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group F
September 17, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Picon small.png Oz 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Apocalypse 2-1 5-4
3. USA Zicon small.png Suppy
1-2 3-4
4. United Kingdom Ticon small.png DeMusliM
0-2 1-4

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group G
September 23, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Picon small.png HerO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Heart 2-1 5-4
3. China Picon small.png Jim
1-2 3-4
4. USA Ticon small.png Neeb
0-2 1-4

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group H
October 01, 2013 - 15:00 PDT
1. Canada Zicon small.png Scarlett 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png CranK 2-1 4-4
3. USA Picon small.png puCK
1-2 4-5
4. USA Picon small.png Minigun
0-2 2-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Recap Group A
October 14, 2013 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Zicon small.png Jaedong 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Heart 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa
1-2 3-5
4. Taiwan Zicon small.png Sen
0-2 2-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
October 15, 2013 15:00 PDT
1. China Picon small.png MacSed 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png Oz 2-1 5-3
3. Canada Zicon small.png Scarlett
1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png NesTea
0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
October 16, 2013 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Picon small.png HerO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Hack 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea Zicon small.png HyuN
1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png CranK
0-2 2-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
October 17, 2013 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Polt 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png ByuL 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Apocalypse
1-2 2-5
4. Canada Picon small.png HuK
0-2 2-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Jaedong
3
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Ticon small.png Hack
 South Korea Hack
2
 China MacSed
1
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Zicon small.png ByuL
 South Korea ByuL
3
 South Korea Polt
3
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Ticon small.png Heart
October 19, 2013 17:00 PDT
 South Korea Heart
0
 South Korea Oz
3
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Picon small.png HerO
October 19, 2013 18:10 PDT
 South Korea HerO
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Jaedong
2
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Zicon small.png ByuL
October 20, 2013 16:00 PDT
 South Korea ByuL
3
 South Korea Polt
3
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Picon small.png Oz
 South Korea Oz
2
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea ByuL
1
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Ticon small.png Polt
 South Korea Polt
4

Placement Matches[edit]

5th/6th place decider matches

Placement Matches (Bo5)
 South Korea Hack
3
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Picon small.png MacSed
October 20, 2013 13:00 PDT
 China MacSed
1
 South Korea Heart
1
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Picon small.png HerO
October 20, 2013 14:30 PDT
 South Korea HerO
3
Placement Matches
 South Korea Hack
Q
 South Korea HerO
Q

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
121010
Round of 16
556
Quarterfinals
332
Semifinals
112
Finals
11
Champion
1
To World Championship Series Season 3 Finals
222
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 32
18122
Round of 16
214
Quarterfinals
8
Semifinals
4
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 32
United Kingdom 1
USA 6
Canada 2
Mexico 1
Taiwan 1
China 3
South Korea 18
Round of 16
USA 1
Canada 1
Taiwan 1
China 1
South Korea 12
Quarterfinals
China 1
South Korea 7
Semifinals
South Korea 4
Finals
South Korea 2
Champion
South Korea 1

See Also[edit]

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