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

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group A
September 3, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea  ForGG 2-0 4-1
2. Norway  TargA 2-1 4-4
3. Sweden  NaNiwa
1-2 4-4
4. France  ToD
0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
September 4, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Russia  Happy 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  duckdeok 2-1 4-3
3. Germany  TLO
1-2 3-4
4. Sweden  SaSe
0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group C
September 5, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Spain  VortiX 2-0 4-0
2. Germany  ShoWTimE 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  Mvp
1-2 4-4
4. Russia  Noname
0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
September 10, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea  Genius 2-0 4-1
2. Slovenia  Starbuck 2-1 4-3
3. Spain  LucifroN
1-2 3-4
4. Netherlands  Grubby
0-2 1-4

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group E
September 11, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Finland  Welmu 2-0 4-1
2. Sweden  ThorZaIN 2-1 5-2
3. Russia  sLivko
1-2 2-4
4. United Kingdom  BlinG
0-2 0-4

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group F
September 12, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Russia  TitaN 2-0 4-2
2. Poland  Nerchio 2-1 5-2
3. Germany  HasuObs
1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  Shuttle
0-2 0-4

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group G
September 17, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea  MMA 2-0 4-0
2. Denmark  BabyKnight 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  TAiLS
1-2 3-4
4. Germany  KrasS
0-2 0-4

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group H
September 18, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea  MC 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  StarDust 2-1 4-2
3. Ukraine  Kas
1-2 2-4
4. France  FireCake
0-2 0-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
September 24, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Norway  TargA 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  StarDust 2-1 4-3
3. Finland  Welmu
1-2 3-4
4. Russia  Happy
0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
September 25, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. Spain  VortiX 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  MC 2-1 4-3
3. Sweden  ThorZaIN
1-2 3-4
4. Denmark  BabyKnight
0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
September 26, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea  Genius 2-0 4-0
2. Poland  Nerchio 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea  ForGG
1-2 2-5
4. Germany  ShoWTimE
0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
September 27, 2013 - 18:00 CEST
1. South Korea  MMA 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  duckdeok 2-1 5-3
3. Russia  TitaN
1-2 3-4
4. Slovenia  Starbuck
0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

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

Placement Matches[edit]

5th place decider matches

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

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