2016 KeSPA Cup

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[e][h]2016 KeSPA Cup
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
₩55,000,000 (≃ $49,735)
Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-10-03
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
USA Picon small.png Neeb
South Korea Picon small.png Trap
South Korea Picon small.png Stats
South Korea Ticon small.png TY
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Picon small.png 7
Ticon small.png 4
Zicon small.png 5
Maps
Chronology

About[edit]

KeSPA Cup was an international StarCraft II tournament pitting the best players around the world in a cut throat tournament to determine the best StarCraft II player in the world.

Format[edit]

Invites[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

  • Global Qualifier[1]
    • September 13, 2016 - 16:00 KST
    • Top 8 players will advance to the main tournament.
  • NA Seed Challenge
    • September 15, 2016 - 18:00 EDT
    • Top 2 players will advance to the main tournament.
  • EU Seed Challenge
    • September 16, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
    • Top 2 players will advance to the main tournament.

Main Tournament[edit]

  • Dual Tournament Group Stage:
    • All matches are best of 3.
    • Top 2 players of each group advance to the Playoffs.
  • Playoffs Stage:
    • Single-elimination brackets.
    • All matches are best of 5.
    • Final Match is played in best of 7.

Prize Pool[edit]

55,000,000 KRW (~49,735 USD) and 7,500 WCS Points are spread among the players as seen below.

* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2016-09-06.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (7) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (5)
Top 4 Proleague players (4)
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South Korea herO
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South Korea Maru
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South Korea Zest
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South Korea Stats
EU Seed Challenge (2)
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France MarineLorD
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Poland Nerchio
NA Seed Challenge (2)
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USA Neeb
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South Korea TRUE
Global Qualifier (8)
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South Korea Patience
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South Korea TY
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South Korea Pet
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South Korea Classic
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South Korea ByuN
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South Korea Rogue
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South Korea Trap
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South Korea Solar

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
September 27, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. USA Picon small.png Neeb 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png Zest 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Rogue 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
September 28, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png TY 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Pet 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea Zicon small.png TRUE 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png herO 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
September 29, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Stats 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png Trap 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Solar 1-2 3-4
4. France Ticon small.png MarineLorD 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
September 30, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Patience 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Maru 2-1 5-4
3. Poland Zicon small.png Nerchio 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Classic 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
3
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Ticon small.png Maru
 South Korea Maru
2
 USA Neeb
3
Neeb Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Pet
 South Korea Pet
2
 South Korea TY
3
TY Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Zest
 South Korea Zest
0
 South Korea Patience
2
Patience Picon small.png
Picon small.png Trap
 South Korea Trap
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
1
Stats Picon small.png
Picon small.png Neeb
 USA Neeb
3
 South Korea TY
2
TY Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Trap
 South Korea Trap
3
Finals (Bo7)
 USA Neeb
4
Neeb Picon small.png
Picon small.png Trap
 South Korea Trap
0

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
745
Quarterfinals
521
Semifinals
31
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Americas EuropeKoreaOther
Round of 16
2212
Quarterfinals
17
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1

Maps Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. Zerg Zerg vs. Protoss Protoss vs. Terran Mirrors
Map # Σ Terran Zerg Terran % Σ Zerg Protoss Zerg % Σ Protoss Terran Protoss % Terran Zerg Protoss
ApotheosisApotheosis    2 - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - 1
Dasan StationDasan Station    6 - - - - 2 0 2 0.0% 4 2 2 50.0% - - -
FrostFrost    18 4 2 2 50.0% 5 0 5 0.0% 7 6 1 85.7% - - 2
Frozen TempleFrozen Temple    11 - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% 4 2 2 50.0% - 1 3
Galactic ProcessGalactic Process    12 2 1 1 50.0% 3 3 0 100.0% 3 2 1 66.7% - 1 3
The King Sejong StationThe King Sejong Station    16 3 3 0 100.0% 3 1 2 33.3% 4 2 2 50.0% - 1 5
New GettysburgNew Gettysburg    13 2 2 0 100.0% 4 3 1 75.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - 3
Total Sum (Σ) 78 11 8 3 72.7% 21 9 12 42.9% 26 15 11 57.7% 0 3 17

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External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Ansibled (September 06, 2016). "2016 KeSPA Cup Announced". Teamliquid.net. Retrieved September 06, 2016.