2nd Hong Kong Esports Tournament

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[e][h]2nd Hong Kong Esports Tournament
League Information
Sponsor:
ASUS, BenQ,ROCCAT, Mad Catz,Foot, Handy, Orsini
Type:
Offline
Location:
Hong Kong Hong Kong
Format:
Group stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$10,000
Start Date:
2014-08-07
End Date:
2014-08-30
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
9
1
6
Maps

About[edit]

The 2nd Hong Kong Esports tournament will feature 7 regional qualifiers, with the finalists competing for one of four spots in the live grand finals in Hong Kong.

Tournament Information[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage.
    • Online, double elimination.
    • Finalists of the 7 regional qualifiers (except Hong Kong with only 1 representative), and 3 invites.
    • Regional qualifiers: 21st July - 3rd August.
    • Group Stage: 7th August - 10th August.
  • Playoffs
    • Round of 8: Online.
    • Top 4 plays in a double-elimination bracket.
      • Offline, held at Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre on 30th August.
      • Finals best of 7 with winner's bracket winner starting 1 : 0.

Casters[edit]

  • Regional qualifiers, Group Stage and Round of 8 casted by:
    • Daniil "CheeseHeadLogic" Pauley
    • Benjamin "BreAKerRush" Novotny
  • Top 4 double-elimination bracket casted by:

Prize Pool[edit]

$10,000 USD and 1,800 WCS Points are divided among participants as follows:

*Players must advance one round in order to claim WCS points for that placement. Being seeded through qualifiers counts as advancing one round. Invited players who are eliminated in Ro16 receive no WCS points.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (9) Terran Terran (1) Zerg Zerg (6)
Qualified (13)
Singapore Blysk
Mexico MajOr 1
South Korea RagnaroK
Netherlands Harstem
Canada Drunkenboi
South Korea Symbol
South Korea Daisy
New Zealand Petraeus
USA State
South Korea Sacsri
Hong Kong IrOnSouL
Taiwan Ian
China Jim
China Gemini
Invited (3)
Netherlands Grubby
Taiwan Sen
South Korea Hurricane

1 MajOr cancelled his participation due to his qualification into IEM Toronto.[1] He has been replaced with Drunkenboi.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Group A
August 7, 2014 - 18:00 HKT
1. Canada  Drunkenboi 2-0 4-1
2. Netherlands  Grubby 2-1 5-2
3. Taiwan  Ian 1-2 3-5
4. Singapore  Blysk 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
August 8, 2014 - 18:00 HKT
1. South Korea  Sacsri 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  RagnaroK 2-1 5-2
3. Netherlands  Harstem 1-2 0-4
4. China  Gemini 0-2 0-2

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
August 9, 2014 - 18:00 HKT
1. South Korea  Daisy 2-0 4-0
2. China  Jim 2-1 5-2
3. USA  State 1-2 2-5
4. New Zealand  Petraeus 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
August 10, 2014 - 18:00 HKT
1. South Korea  Symbol 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Hurricane 2-1 2-2
3. Taiwan  Sen 1-2 2-4
4. Hong Kong  IrOnSouL 0-2 0-2

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 Canada Drunkenboi
0
Drunkenboi 
 Hurricane
August 11, 2014 - 18:15 HKT
 South Korea Hurricane
2
 Netherlands Grubby
2
Grubby 
 Symbol
August 11, 2014 - 19:00 HKT
 South Korea Symbol
1
 South Korea Sacsri
2
Sacsri 
 Jim
August 11, 2014 - 21:05 HKT
 China Jim
0
 South Korea RagnaroK
2
RagnaroK 
 Daisy
August 11, 2014 - 20:20 HKT
 South Korea Daisy
1
Semifinals
 South Korea Hurricane
2
Hurricane 
 Grubby
August 30, 2014 - 15:05 HKT
 Netherlands Grubby
0
 South Korea Sacsri
0
Sacsri 
 RagnaroK
August 30, 2014 - 15:05 HKT
 South Korea RagnaroK
2
 Netherlands Grubby
0
Grubby 
 Sacsri
August 30, 2014 - 16:00 HKT
 South Korea Sacsri
2
Finals
 South Korea Hurricane
0
Hurricane 
 RagnaroK
August 30, 2014 - 16:00 HKT
 South Korea RagnaroK
2
 South Korea Hurricane
2
Hurricane 
 Sacsri
August 30, 2014 - 14:00 HKT
 South Korea Sacsri
0
Grand Finals
 South Korea RagnaroK
4
RagnaroK 
 Hurricane
August 30, 2014 - 20:00 HKT
 
TBD
Winner's bracket player starts with a 1-0 advantage
 South Korea Hurricane
3

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage
916
Round of 8
413
Round of 4
22
Round of 3
12
Finals
11
Champion
1

See Also[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. DexVitality, HkeSports Tournament Coordinator (August 5, 2014). "MajOr cancels his participation to Hong Kong Esports Tournament". Teamliquid.net. Retrieved August 5, 2014.