2015 WCS Season 2 Premier League

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (9) Terran Terran (9) Zerg Zerg (14)
2015 WCS Season 1 Champion (1)
CM Storm
South Korea Polt
2015 WCS Season 2 Challenger (31)
Invictus Gaming
China Jim
ROOT Gaming
Australia iaguz
Silicon Sports
Australia NXZ
Brave Heart
China Mystery
Evil Geniuses
USA Xenocider
Invictus Gaming
China iAsonu
Yoe Flash Wolves
Taiwan Has
ROOT Gaming
Canada MaSa
Zenith of Origin
China TooDming
Millenium
France Lilbow
Team Liquid
Denmark Bunny
Hong Kong Attitude
Taiwan Sen
Category:Free Agents
South Korea StarDust
ROOT Gaming
Brazil Kelazhur
Team Liquid
Norway Snute
Team Liquid
Poland MaNa
Category:Free Agents
Mexico MajOr
Team Liquid
Netherlands Ret
Planetkey Dynamics
Germany GunGFuBanDa
Millenium
France MarineLorD
Team Liquid
Germany TLO
Category:Free Agents
Finland elfi
Millenium
South Korea ForGG
MYinsanity
Canada Kane
Invasion eSport
Netherlands Harstem
ROOT Gaming
South Korea Hydra
Team EnVyUs
South Korea viOLet
Evil Geniuses
South Korea Jaedong
Team Extreme Supremacy
Poland Elazer
Punchline ESC
France FireCake
MYinsanity
New Zealand Petraeus

Format[edit]

  • All 32 players, whatever their results, will start the next season in the WCS Challenger Leaguehallenger.
    • The Champion is the exception and will be seeded in next season Premier Leagueremier League.
  • 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 Winners' 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 Losers' match.
  • The loser places fourth in the group and is eliminated.
  • The loser of the Winners' match and the winner of the Losers' 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 is eliminated.
  • Four groups are played in the ESL Burbank studio in the US, and four groups are played in the ESL Cologne studio in Germany.
  • The 16 Players advancing from the RO32 will compete onsite at a live venue location for the Season Finals event
    • On April 5th, ESL announced that the Season 2 Finals will be played in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Canada from June 26th to June 28th.[1]
  • 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.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-five.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$217,000 USD and 12,250 WCS Points are divided among participants.

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

Played in Burbank preview lrthread Group A
May 16, 2015 - 12:00 PDT
1. Denmark Terran Bunny 2-0 4-1
2. New Zealand Zerg Petraeus 2-1 5-3
3. China Protoss Jim 1-2 2-4
4. Canada Zerg Kane 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Played in Burbank preview lrthread Group B
May 17, 2015 - 12:00 PDT
1. South Korea Terran ForGG 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Protoss StarDust 2-1 5-2
3. China Zerg TooDming 1-2 3-5
4. Taiwan Zerg Sen 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

Played in Burbank preview lrthread Group C
May 23, 2015 - 12:00 PDT
1. Netherlands Zerg Ret 2-0 4-2
2. France Terran MarineLorD 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Zerg viOLet 1-2 4-4
4. China Protoss Mystery 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

Played in Burbank preview lrthread Group D
May 24, 2015 - 12:00 PDT
1. Netherlands Protoss Harstem 2-0 4-1
2. China Zerg iAsonu 2-1 5-3
3. USA Terran Xenocider 1-2 3-4
4. Australia Zerg NXZ 0-2 0-4

Group E[edit]

Played in Cologne preview lrthread Group E
May 28, 2015 - 18:00 CEST
1. France Protoss Lilbow 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zerg Hydra 2-1 5-3
3. Brazil Terran Kelazhur 1-2 2-4
4. Norway Zerg Snute 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

Played in Cologne preview lrthread Group F
May 29, 2015 - 18:00 CEST
1. Germany Zerg TLO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Terran Polt 2-1 5-2
3. Poland Zerg Elazer 1-2 2-5
4. Mexico Terran MajOr 0-2 1-4

Group G[edit]

Played in Cologne preview lrthread Group G
May 30, 2015 - 18:00 CEST
1. France Zerg FireCake 2-0 4-1
2. Australia Terran iaguz 2-1 5-3
3. Canada Terran MaSa 1-2 2-5
4. Poland Protoss MaNa 0-2 2-4

Group H[edit]

Played in Cologne preview lrthread Group H
May 31, 2015 - 18:45 CEST
1. South Korea Zerg Jaedong 2-0 4-2
2. Germany Protoss GunGFuBanDa 2-1 5-3
3. Finland Protoss elfi 1-2 4-5
4. Taiwan Protoss Has 0-2 1-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

Played in Toronto preview lrthread Group A
June 26, 2015 - 12:20 EDT
1. South Korea Zerg Hydra 2-0 4-0
2. Denmark Terran Bunny 2-1 4-3
3. Germany Protoss GunGFuBanDa 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Terran ForGG 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Played in Toronto preview lrthread Group B
June 26, 2015 - 13:25 EDT
1. South Korea Terran Polt 2-0 4-0
2. France Terran MarineLorD 2-1 4-3
3. France Zerg FireCake 1-2 3-4
4. Netherlands Protoss Harstem 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

Played in Toronto preview lrthread Group C
June 26, 2015 - 14:50 EDT
1. France Protoss Lilbow 2-0 4-0
2. Germany Zerg TLO 2-1 4-2
3. Australia Terran iaguz 1-2 2-4
4. China Zerg iAsonu 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

Played in Toronto preview lrthread Group D
June 27, 2015 - 18:25 EDT
1. South Korea Protoss StarDust 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zerg Jaedong 2-1 4-3
3. New Zealand Zerg Petraeus 1-2 3-5
4. Netherlands Zerg Ret 0-2 1-4


Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea StarDust
0
StarDust Protoss
Terran Bunny
June 28, 2015 - 10:20 EDT
 Denmark Bunny
3
 France Lilbow
3
Lilbow Protoss
Terran MarineLorD
June 28, 2015 - 10:20 EDT
 
 
Coda
 France MarineLorD
0
 South Korea Hydra
3
Hydra Zerg
Zerg Jaedong
 South Korea Jaedong
1
 South Korea Polt
3
Polt Terran
Zerg TLO
June 28, 2015 - 12:10 EDT
 Germany TLO
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 Denmark Bunny
1
Bunny Terran
Protoss Lilbow
 France Lilbow
3
 South Korea Hydra
3
Hydra Zerg
Terran Polt
June 28, 2015 - 14:20 EDT
 
 
Echo
 South Korea Polt
0
Finals (Bo7)
 France Lilbow
2
Lilbow Protoss
Zerg Hydra
 South Korea Hydra
4

View Games[edit]

VODs[edit]

Replays[edit]

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
9914
Round of 16
457
Quarterfinals
233
Semifinals
121
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Europe North AmericaChinaLatin AmericaTaiwanOceaniaSouth Korea
Round of 32
12342236
Round of 16
8125
Quarterfinals
44
Semifinals
22
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Europe North AmericaChinaLatin AmericaTaiwanOceaniaSouth Korea
Round of 32
Poland 2
Denmark 1
Finland 1
Norway 1
France 3
Germany 2
Netherlands 2
USA 1
Canada 2
China 4
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
Taiwan 2
Australia 2
New Zealand 1
South Korea 6
Round of 16
Denmark 1
France 3
Germany 2
Netherlands 2
China 1
Australia 1
New Zealand 1
South Korea 5
Quarterfinals
Denmark 1
France 2
Germany 1
South Korea 4
Semifinals
Denmark 1
France 1
South Korea 2
Finals
France 1
South Korea 1
Champion
South Korea 1

References[edit]

  1. @ESLSC2 (April 5, 2015). "WCS S2 Premier League Finals will take place in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre". Twitter.com. Retrieved April 5, 2015.