2017 GSL vs. the World

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[e][h]2017 GSL vs the World
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League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Game Version:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
1v1
Single-elimination Bracket
Prize pool:
₩108,000,000 (≃ $96,000)
Start Date:
2017-08-03
End Date:
2017-08-06
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
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GSL vs the World is the second WCS Global Event of the year 2017 held on August 3-6 in Seoul, South Korea.
The event features an individual tournament as well as a team tournament in which the 16 top players from the WCS Korea and WCS Circuit face each other.

Format[edit]

  • Single Elimination Bracket:
    • All matches are Bo5.
    • Finals are Bo7.

Prize Pool[edit]

₩108,000,000 KRW (≈ $96,000 USD *) are spread among the players as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Voting[edit]

A public voting is conducted to elect one champion of each race to both GSL and World teams. Links to the voting pages can be found at wcs.starcraft2.com. Team World will receive three players by popular vote while team GSL will receive four players with the fourth being the most voted second place from any of the race specific votes. The voting ends on July 19, 10:00 PDT.

Results[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
Stats Picon small.png
Picon small.png herO
August 3, 2017 - 18:00 KST
 South Korea herO
 Mexico SpeCial
SpeCial Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png Kelazhur
August 3, 2017 - 19:45 KST
 Brazil Kelazhur
 South Korea INnoVation
INnoVation Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png iAsonu
August 3, 2017 - 21:30 KST
 China iAsonu
 Finland Serral
Serral Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png ByuN
August 3, 2017 - 23:15 KST
 South Korea ByuN
 USA Neeb
Neeb Picon small.png
Picon small.png sOs
August 4, 2017 - 18:00 KST
 South Korea sOs
 South Korea TY
TY Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Scarlett
August 4, 2017 - 19:45 KST
 Canada Scarlett
 Poland Nerchio
Nerchio Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Dark
August 4, 2017 - 21:30 KST
 South Korea Dark
 South Korea soO
soO Zicon small.png
Picon small.png ShoWTimE
August 4, 2017 - 23:15 KST
 Germany ShoWTimE
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea 
TBD Picon small.png
Ticon small.png TBD
August 5, 2017 - 15:00 KST
  
  
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Space filler race.png TBD
August 5, 2017 - 16:45 KST
  
  
TBD Picon small.png
Space filler race.png TBD
August 5, 2017 - 18:30 KST
  
  
TBD Zicon small.png
Space filler race.png TBD
August 5, 2017 - 20:15 KST
  
Semifinals (Bo5)
  
TBD Space filler race.png
Space filler race.png TBD
August 5, 2017 - 22:00 KST
  
  
TBD Space filler race.png
Space filler race.png TBD
August 5, 2017 - 23:45 KST
  
Finals (Bo7)
  
TBD Space filler race.png
Space filler race.png TBD
August 6, 2017 - 18:00 KST
  

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
556
Quarterfinals
211NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 16
12229
Quarterfinals
12NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD

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