2017 WCS Valencia

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[e][h]2017 WCS Valencia
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Spain Valencia
Format:
1v1
Three Group Stages
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$100,000
Start Date:
2017-07-13
End Date:
2017-07-15
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
80
Maps
Chronology

The 2017 WCS Valencia is the third of four events of the 2017 WCS Circuit.
It takes place at DreamHack Valencia 2017 and is organized by DreamHack (main tournament) and ESL (regional qualifiers).

Format[edit]

First Group Stage

  • 64 players in 16 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Second Group Stage

  • 32 players in 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Third Group Stage

  • 16 players from the Second Group Stage
  • 16 players from Qualifiers
  • 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the playoffs

Playoffs

  • 16 players in a single-elimination bracket
  • Round of 16 to Semifinals are played in Bo5
  • Finals are played in Bo7

Casters, Hosts and Observers[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

100,000 USD and 11,000 WCS Circuit Points are spread among the players as seen below:

Notable Participants[edit]

This list contains the most notable players. For a full participants list go to: Player List

Protoss Protoss Terran Terran Zerg Zerg
Qualified players (16)
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China Cyan2
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Australia iaguz
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Mexico Cham
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Taiwan Has
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Brazil Kelazhur2
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Poland Elazer
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USA Neeb 2
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Canada MaSa
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China iAsonu1
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Taiwan Nice
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Mexico SpeCial
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USA JonSnow
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Australia Probe
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Poland Nerchio
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Canada Scarlett
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Finland Serral
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China TooDming1 2
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Germany TLO
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South Korea TRUE
Notable open sign-up players
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China Cloudy
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Spain AqueroN
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Ukraine Bly
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France DnS
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Russia Arctur
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France Denver
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Poland Gerald
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Spain Botvinnik
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Switzerland Elroye
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Netherlands Harstem
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France Dayshi
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Austria HateMe
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Spain Majestic
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Netherlands Optimus
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Germany Lambo
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Poland MaNa
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Poland souL
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Ukraine Minato
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Romania NightEnD
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Netherlands uThermal
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Sweden Namshar
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France PtitDrogo
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Poland Ziggy
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Norway Snute
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Russia Strange
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Norway SolO
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Germany ShoWTimE
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Sweden SortOf
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France Stephano
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Spain VortiX
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Sweden Zanster
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Finland ZhuGeLiang

1 iAsonu forfeited his spot due to health concerns so TooDming who placed 3rd in the Chinese Challenger is taking his place. [1]
2 Cyan and TooDming were unable to secure their visas so Neeb and Kelazhur took their places in Ro32. [2]

Results[edit]

Group Stage #1 — Group Stage #2

Group Stage 3[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. Norway Zicon small.png Snute 2-0 4-1
2. USA Picon small.png Neeb 2-1 5-3
3. Sweden Zicon small.png SortOf 1-2 2-4
4. Germany Zicon small.png TLO 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Group B
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. Finland Zicon small.png Serral 2-0 4-1
2. Sweden Zicon small.png Zanster 2-1 5-3
3. Russia Ticon small.png Arctur 1-2 3-4
4. Taiwan Picon small.png Nice 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

Group C
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. Poland Zicon small.png Nerchio 2-0 4-0
2. Canada Ticon small.png MaSa 2-1 4-2
3. Netherlands Ticon small.png uThermal 1-2 2-4
4. France Zicon small.png Denver 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

Group D
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. Mexico Ticon small.png SpeCial 2-0 4-1
2. Taiwan Picon small.png Has 2-1 4-4
3. Ukraine Zicon small.png Bly 1-2 4-4
4. France Ticon small.png Dayshi 0-2 1-4

Group E[edit]

Group E
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. Brazil Ticon small.png Kelazhur 2-0 4-1
2. France Zicon small.png Stephano 2-1 4-3
3. Australia Ticon small.png iaguz 1-2 3-4
4. Austria Zicon small.png HateMe 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

Group F
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. Poland Zicon small.png Elazer 2-0 4-0
2. China Picon small.png Cloudy 2-1 5-3
3. USA Zicon small.png JonSnow 1-2 2-5
4. Germany Zicon small.png Lambo 0-2 1-4

Group G[edit]

Group G
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. Australia Picon small.png Probe 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png TRUE 2-1 4-3
3. Netherlands Picon small.png Harstem 1-2 2-5
4. Netherlands Ticon small.png Optimus 0-2 2-4

Group H[edit]

Group H
July 13, 2017 - 19:15 CEST
1. France Picon small.png PtitDrogo 2-0 4-1
2. Canada Zicon small.png Scarlett 2-1 4-2
3. Poland Ticon small.png souL 1-2 3-4
4. Mexico Zicon small.png Cham 0-2 0-4

Bracket[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
 Finland Serral
3
Serral Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Cloudy
 China Cloudy
1
 France PtitDrogo
1
PtitDrogo Picon small.png
Zicon small.png TRUE
 South Korea TRUE
3
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Stephano
July 14, 2017 - 14:35 CEST
 France Stephano
0
 Poland Elazer
3
Elazer Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Has
 Taiwan Has
1
 Brazil Kelazhur
3
Kelazhur Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png MaSa
 Canada MaSa
2
 Norway Snute
3
Snute Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Scarlett
 Canada Scarlett
1
 Australia Probe
2
Probe Picon small.png
Picon small.png Neeb
 USA Neeb
3
 Mexico SpeCial
3
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Zicon small.png Zanster
July 14, 2017 - 21:05 CEST
 Sweden Zanster
0
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Finland Serral
1
Serral Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png TRUE
 South Korea TRUE
3
 Poland Nerchio
1
Nerchio Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Elazer
July 15, 2017 - 13:35 CEST
 Poland Elazer
3
 Brazil Kelazhur
0
Kelazhur Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Snute
 Norway Snute
3
 USA Neeb
2
Neeb Picon small.png
Ticon small.png SpeCial
 Mexico SpeCial
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TRUE
1
TRUE Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Elazer
 Poland Elazer
3
 Norway Snute
3
Snute Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png SpeCial
July 15, 2017 - 18:35 CEST
 Mexico SpeCial
0
Grand Finals (Bo7)
 Poland Elazer
4
Elazer Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Snute
 Norway Snute
3


Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage 1
2419331
Group Stage 2
131124
Group Stage 3
7916
Playoffs
538
Quarterfinals
125
Semifinals
13
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
42185342
Group Stage 2
22134342
Group Stage 3
1274342
Playoffs
433231
Quarterfinals
13121
Semifinals
1111
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
Spain 14
Norway 2
Sweden 2
France 5
Germany 8
Netherlands 6
United Kingdom 2
Switzerland 2
Denmark 1
Poland 6
Finland 2
Russia 3
Austria 1
Ukraine 4
Italy 1
Romania 1
USA 3
Canada 2
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 2
China 1
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Group Stage 2
Spain 4
Norway 1
Sweden 3
France 5
Germany 3
Netherlands 3
United Kingdom 1
Switzerland 1
Denmark 1
Poland 4
Finland 2
Russia 2
Austria 1
Ukraine 2
Romania 1
USA 2
Canada 2
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 2
China 1
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Group Stage 3
Norway 1
Sweden 2
France 4
Germany 2
Netherlands 3
Poland 3
Finland 1
Russia 1
Austria 1
Ukraine 1
USA 2
Canada 2
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 2
China 1
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Playoffs
Norway 1
Sweden 1
France 2
Poland 2
Finland 1
USA 1
Canada 2
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
China 1
South Korea 1
Australia 1
Quarterfinals
Norway 1
Poland 2
Finland 1
USA 1
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
South Korea 1
Semifinals
Norway 1
Poland 1
Mexico 1
South Korea 1
Finals
Norway 1
Poland 1
Champion
Poland 1

Map 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
Abyssal Reef LEAbyssal Reef LE    26 8 4 4 50.0% 7 4 3 57.1% 3 1 2 33.3% 1 6 1
Ascension to Aiur LEAscension to Aiur LE    17 3 0 3 0.0% 5 3 2 60.0% 2 0 2 0.0% - 6 1
Blood Boil LEBlood Boil LE    6 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - 2 3 -
Defender's Landing LEDefender's Landing LE    7 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% 2 3 -
Odyssey LEOdyssey LE    20 3 0 3 0.0% 8 2 6 25.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 6 1
Proxima Station LEProxima Station LE    22 6 3 3 50.0% 8 3 5 37.5% 2 0 2 0.0% 3 2 1
Sequencer LESequencer LE    18 5 2 3 40.0% 6 5 1 83.3% 2 1 1 50.0% - 4 1
ZZZZZZZUnknown    7 1 0 1 0.0% 5 2 3 40.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - - -
Total Sum (Σ) 123 28 10 18 35.7% 39 19 20 48.7% 12 4 8 33.3% 9 30 5

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

Viewers Stats[edit]

Data about number of viewers[3]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 276 999 viewers
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 36 445 viewers
  • English streams peak was 28 700 viewers
  • Russian streams peak was 5 683 viewers
  • Chinese streams peak was 250 337 viewers
  • Twitch.tv peak was 35 511 viewers

External Links[edit]

References[edit]