2013 WCS Season 3 Europe: Premier League

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (15) Terran Terran (10) Zerg Zerg (7)
2013 WCS Season 2 Europe: Premier League Quarterfinals (8)
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Germany HasuObs
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South Korea MMA
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Spain VortiX
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Netherlands Grubby
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Finland Welmu
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South Korea duckdeok
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Sweden NaNiwa
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South Korea MC
2013 WCS Season 2 Europe: Challenger League Bracket Stage (8)
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Russia TitaN
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South Korea Mvp
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Russia sLivko
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South Korea StarDust
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Russia Happy
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Slovenia Starbuck
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France ToD
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Denmark BabyKnight
2013 WCS Season 2 Europe: Challenger League Group Stage (16)
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Germany ShoWTimE
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Russia Noname
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Poland Nerchio
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Sweden SaSe
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South Korea Shuttle
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Norway TargA
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South Korea TAiLS
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Ukraine Kas
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Germany TLO
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United Kingdom BlinG
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Spain LucifroN
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France FireCake
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South Korea Genius
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Sweden ThorZaIN
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South Korea ForGG
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Germany KrasS

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 five players qualify for the Season 3 Finals.

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

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September 3, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png ForGG 2-0 4-1
2. Norway Zicon small.png TargA 2-1 4-4
3. Sweden Picon small.png NaNiwa
1-2 4-4
4. France Picon small.png ToD
0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

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September 4, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Russia Ticon small.png Happy 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png duckdeok 2-1 4-3
3. Germany Zicon small.png TLO
1-2 3-4
4. Sweden Picon small.png SaSe
0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

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September 5, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Spain Zicon small.png VortiX 2-0 4-0
2. Germany Picon small.png ShoWTimE 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Mvp
1-2 4-4
4. Russia Ticon small.png Noname
0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

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September 10, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Genius 2-0 4-1
2. Slovenia Zicon small.png Starbuck 2-1 4-3
3. Spain Ticon small.png LucifroN
1-2 3-4
4. Netherlands Picon small.png Grubby
0-2 1-4

Group E[edit]

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September 11, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Finland Picon small.png Welmu 2-0 4-1
2. Sweden Ticon small.png ThorZaIN 2-1 5-2
3. Russia Zicon small.png sLivko
1-2 2-4
4. United Kingdom Picon small.png BlinG
0-2 0-4

Group F[edit]

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September 12, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Russia Picon small.png TitaN 2-0 4-2
2. Poland Zicon small.png Nerchio 2-1 5-2
3. Germany Picon small.png HasuObs
1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Ticon small.png Shuttle
0-2 0-4

Group G[edit]

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September 17, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png MMA 2-0 4-0
2. Denmark Picon small.png BabyKnight 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png TAiLS
1-2 3-4
4. Germany Ticon small.png KrasS
0-2 0-4

Group H[edit]

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September 18, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea Picon small.png MC 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png StarDust 2-1 4-2
3. Ukraine Ticon small.png Kas
1-2 2-4
4. France Zicon small.png FireCake
0-2 0-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

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September 24, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Norway Zicon small.png TargA 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png StarDust 2-1 4-3
3. Finland Picon small.png Welmu
1-2 3-4
4. Russia Ticon small.png Happy
0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

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September 25, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Spain Zicon small.png VortiX 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png MC 2-1 4-3
3. Sweden Ticon small.png ThorZaIN
1-2 3-4
4. Denmark Picon small.png BabyKnight
0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

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September 26, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Genius 2-0 4-0
2. Poland Zicon small.png Nerchio 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Ticon small.png ForGG
1-2 2-5
4. Germany Picon small.png ShoWTimE
0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

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September 27, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png MMA 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png duckdeok 2-1 5-3
3. Russia Picon small.png TitaN
1-2 3-4
4. Slovenia Zicon small.png Starbuck
0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea MMA
3
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Zicon small.png Nerchio
October 5, 2013 20:15 CEST
 Poland Nerchio
0
 Spain VortiX
3
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Picon small.png StarDust
October 5, 2013 17:20 CEST
 South Korea StarDust
1
 Norway TargA
1
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Picon small.png MC
October 5, 2013 18:45 CEST
 
 
Yeonsu
 South Korea MC
3
 South Korea Genius
3
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Picon small.png duckdeok
October 5, 2013 16:00 CEST
 South Korea duckdeok
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea MMA
3
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Zicon small.png VortiX
October 6, 2013 16:30 CEST
 
 
Yeonsu
 Spain VortiX
0
 South Korea MC
3
MC Picon small.png
Picon small.png Genius
October 6, 2013 18:00 CEST
 
 
Frost
 South Korea Genius
0
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea MMA
4
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Picon small.png MC
 South Korea MC
2

Placement Matches[edit]

5th place decider matches

Placement Matches (Bo5)
 Poland Nerchio
2
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October 6, 2013 12:00 CEST
 South Korea StarDust
3
 Norway TargA
1
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Picon small.png duckdeok
October 6, 2013 13:45 CEST
 
 
Frost
 South Korea duckdeok
3
Placement Matches (Bo5)
 South Korea StarDust
0
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Picon small.png duckdeok
October 6, 2013 15:30 CEST
 South Korea duckdeok
3

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
15107
Round of 16
844
Quarterfinals
413
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1
To World Championship Series Season 3 Finals
311
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 32
1589
Round of 16
1556
Quarterfinals
215
Semifinals
13
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 32
Spain 2
Norway 1
Sweden 3
France 2
Germany 4
Netherlands 1
United Kingdom 1
Denmark 1
Poland 1
Finland 1
Russia 4
Slovenia 1
South Korea 9
Round of 16
Norway 1
Sweden 1
Germany 1
Denmark 1
Poland 1
Finland 1
Russia 2
Slovenia 1
South Korea 6
Quarterfinals
Spain 1
Norway 1
Poland 1
South Korea 5
Semifinals
Spain 1
South Korea 3
Finals
South Korea 2
Champion
South Korea 1

See Also[edit]

References[edit]