2014 WCS Season 2 America Premier League

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (11) Terran Terran (9) Zerg Zerg (12)
2014 WCS Season 1 America: Premier League Ro16 (16)
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South Korea Alicia
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South Korea Bomber
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South Korea HyuN
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South Korea Arthur
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South Korea Heart
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South Korea Revival
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South Korea CranK
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USA Neeb
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China TooDming
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Canada HuK
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South Korea Polt
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China XiGua
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China MacSed
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South Korea TaeJa
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South Korea Oz
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USA puCK
2014 WCS Season 2 America: Challenger League (16)
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China Jim
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USA Illusion
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South Korea viOLet
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South Korea HerO
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Canada MaSa
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China Courage
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South Korea Pigbaby
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Mexico MajOr
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USA Suppy
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China Top
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USA qxc
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South Korea Check
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Canada hendralisk
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South Korea Jaedong
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Taiwan Sen
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South Korea NesTea

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 winner 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 and falls to the next season's Challenger League.
  • 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 places second place in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
  • The loser places third in the group and falls to the next season's Challenger League.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
  • All 16 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Premier League.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group in Round of 16 will face off similar to Round of 32.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-five.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$131,000 USD and 10,500 WCS Points are divided among participants as follows:

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
May 20, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Picon small.png Pigbaby 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Revival 2-1 4-2
3. Canada Picon small.png HuK 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png HerO 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
May 21, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png NesTea 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png CranK 1-2 2-5
4. Canada Ticon small.png MaSa 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
May 26, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Zicon small.png viOLet 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Picon small.png Oz 2-1 5-2
3. USA Ticon small.png qxc 1-2 3-5
4. USA Picon small.png puCK 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
May 27, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Check 2-1 5-2
3. USA Ticon small.png Neeb 1-2 3-5
4. China Picon small.png Top 0-2 1-4

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group E
May 28, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Zicon small.png HyuN 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. South Korea Zicon small.png Jaedong 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group F
June 2, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Picon small.png Alicia 2-0 4-1
2. China Zicon small.png TooDming 2-1 5-2
3. USA Ticon small.png Illusion 1-2 2-5
4. Canada Zicon small.png hendralisk 0-2 1-4

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group G
June 3, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Polt 2-0 4-0
2. Mexico Ticon small.png MajOr 2-1 4-2
3. China Zicon small.png Courage 1-2 2-5
4. China Picon small.png MacSed 0-2 1-4

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group H
June 4, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. China Zicon small.png XiGua 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Picon small.png Arthur 2-1 5-3
3. USA Zicon small.png Suppy 1-2 3-4
4. Taiwan Zicon small.png Sen 0-2 1-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
June 24, 2014 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Heart 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png Pigbaby 2-1 5-3
3. China Zicon small.png XiGua 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png Oz 0-2 2-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
June 25, 2014 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Picon small.png Alicia 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png HyuN 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Revival 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png NesTea 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
July 1, 2014 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Polt 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber 2-1 4-2
3. China Zicon small.png TooDming 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Check 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
July 2, 2014 - 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png viOLet 2-1 4-4
3. Mexico Ticon small.png MajOr 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Arthur 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]


Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Heart
3
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Zicon small.png viOLet
 South Korea viOLet
0
 South Korea Alicia
2
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 South Korea Bomber
3
 South Korea Polt
0
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Zicon small.png HyuN
 South Korea HyuN
3
 South Korea TaeJa
0
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Picon small.png Pigbaby
 South Korea Pigbaby
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Heart
1
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Ticon small.png Bomber
 South Korea Bomber
3
 South Korea HyuN
1
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Picon small.png Pigbaby
 South Korea Pigbaby
3
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea Bomber
3
 South Korea Pigbaby
4

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
11912
Round of 16
457
Quarterfinals
242
Semifinals
121
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Americas South KoreaEastern AsiaSEA / OceaniaOther
Round of 32
9167
Round of 16
1132
Quarterfinals
8
Semifinals
4
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Americas South KoreaEastern AsiaSEA / OceaniaOther
Round of 32
Canada 3
Mexico 1
USA 5
South Korea 16
China 6
Taiwan 1
Round of 16
Mexico 1
South Korea 13
China 2
Quarterfinals
South Korea 8
Semifinals
South Korea 4
Finals
South Korea 2
Champion
South Korea 1

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