2nd Hong Kong Esports Tournament

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[e][h]2nd Hong Kong Esports Tournament
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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
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Ticon small.png 1
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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)
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Singapore Blysk
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Mexico MajOr 1
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South Korea RagnaroK
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Netherlands Harstem
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Canada Drunkenboi
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South Korea Symbol
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South Korea Daisy
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New Zealand Petraeus
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USA State
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South Korea Sacsri
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Hong Kong IrOnSouL
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Taiwan Ian
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China Jim
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China Gemini
Invited (3)
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Netherlands Grubby
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Taiwan Sen
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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 Ticon small.png Drunkenboi 2-0 4-1
2. Netherlands Picon small.png Grubby 2-1 5-2
3. Taiwan Zicon small.png Ian 1-2 3-5
4. Singapore Picon small.png Blysk 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

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

Group C[edit]

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

Group D[edit]

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

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 Canada Drunkenboi
0
Drunkenboi Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Hurricane
August 11, 2014 - 18:15 HKT
 South Korea Hurricane
2
 Netherlands Grubby
2
Grubby Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Symbol
August 11, 2014 - 19:00 HKT
 South Korea Symbol
1
 South Korea Sacsri
2
Sacsri Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Jim
August 11, 2014 - 21:05 HKT
 China Jim
0
 South Korea RagnaroK
2
RagnaroK Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Daisy
August 11, 2014 - 20:20 HKT
 South Korea Daisy
1
Semifinals
 South Korea Hurricane
2
Hurricane Picon small.png
Picon small.png Grubby
August 30, 2014 - 15:05 HKT
 Netherlands Grubby
0
 South Korea Sacsri
0
Sacsri Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png RagnaroK
August 30, 2014 - 15:05 HKT
 South Korea RagnaroK
2
 Netherlands Grubby
0
Grubby Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Sacsri
August 30, 2014 - 16:00 HKT
 South Korea Sacsri
2
Finals
 South Korea Hurricane
0
Hurricane Picon small.png
Zicon small.png RagnaroK
August 30, 2014 - 16:00 HKT
 South Korea RagnaroK
2
 South Korea Hurricane
2
Hurricane Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Sacsri
August 30, 2014 - 14:00 HKT
 South Korea Sacsri
0
Grand Finals
 South Korea RagnaroK
4
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Picon small.png Hurricane
August 30, 2014 - 20:00 HKT
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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.