IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Guangzhou

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[e][h]IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Guangzhou
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
China
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Guangzhou
Prize pool:
$21,000
Start Date:
2011-10-01
End Date:
2011-10-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
USA Zerg IdrA
Finland Protoss elfi
South Korea Terran PuMa
Germany Protoss HasuObs
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Protoss 4
Terran 6
Zerg 6
Chronology

The Global Challenge at Ani-Com & Games in Guangzhou was the second event of the global league of the video game champions. Teams of Counter-Strike and League of Legends as well as StarCraft II players played in Guangzhou, China, from October 1 to 5, for a total prize money of $93,000.

Overview[edit]

The IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Guangzhou is a StarCraft II tournament which took place in Guangzhou, China on October 1 to 4. The tournament is the second event in the 6th season of the ESL's Intel Extreme Masters series. 16 qualified players competed in a $21,000 tournament and for the chance to earn an invite to the Season VI World Championship.

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage - Round Robin Bo3
    • Top 2 qualify to Playoffs
  • Playoffs - Single-elimination Bo5
  • Top 2 Finalists qualify to Season VI World Championship

Prize pool[edit]

Offering $21,000 spread among all players as follows:

Place $ USD Player Team
1st $6,500 USA Zerg IdrA Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
2nd $3,300 Finland Protoss elfi Team Acer Team Acer
3rd $1,750 South Korea Terran PuMa Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
4th $1,250 Germany Protoss HasuObs Mousesports mousesports
5th-8th $800 Ukraine Zerg DIMAGA MTw mTw
Ukraine Terran Strelok Guild of Imbalance Guild of Imbalance
South Korea Protoss JYP Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Zerg Revival Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
9th-12th $650 China Zerg YHY ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
South Korea Terran Rain Fnatic Fnatic
China Protoss Jim TyLoo TyLoo
China Terran Way ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
13th-16th $600 Australia Zerg PiG ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
China Zerg XiGua ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
Sweden Terran Jinro Team Liquid Team Liquid
Australia Zerg iaguz Xeria Gaming Xeria Gaming

Players[edit]

ProtossProtoss (4) TerranTerran (6) ZergZerg (6)
Finland elfi Ukraine Strelok Ukraine DIMAGA
Germany HasuObs South Korea Rain USA IdrA
South Korea JYP South Korea PuMa Australia PiG
China Jim Sweden Jinro China XiGua
Australia iaguz South Korea Revival
China Way China YHY

Results[edit]

Qualifiers[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A
October 1, 2011
1. South Korea Terran PuMa 3-0 6-0
2. Germany Protoss HasuObs 2-1 4-2
3. China Zerg YHY 1-2 2-4
4. Australia Zerg PiG 0-3 0-6
Group B
October 1, 2011
1. Ukraine Zerg DIMAGA 3-0 6-0
2. South Korea Protoss JYP 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Terran Rain 1-2 2-5
4. China Zerg XiGua 0-3 1-6
Group C
October 2, 2011
1. Finland Protoss elfi 3-0 6-0
2. USA Zerg IdrA 1-2 3-4
3. China Protoss Jim 1-2 2-4
4. Sweden Terran Jinro 1-2 2-5
Group D
October 2, 2011
1. South Korea Zerg Revival 3-0 6-1
2. Ukraine Terran Strelok 2-1 5-2
3. China Terran Way 1-2 2-4
4. Australia Terran iaguz 0-3 0-6

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 Germany HasuObs
3
HasuObs Protoss
Zerg DIMAGA
 Ukraine DIMAGA
2
 Finland elfi
3
elfi Protoss
Terran Strelok
 Ukraine Strelok
1
 South Korea PuMa
3
PuMa Terran
Protoss JYP
 South Korea JYP
0
 South Korea Revival
1
Revival Zerg
Zerg IdrA
 USA IdrA
3
Semifinals
 Germany HasuObs
2
 Finland elfi
3
 South Korea PuMa
0
PuMa Terran
Zerg IdrA
 USA IdrA
3
Finals
 Finland elfi
1
 USA IdrA
3
3rd Place Match
 Germany HasuObs
1
HasuObs Protoss
Terran PuMa
 South Korea PuMa
3

View Games[edit]

Additional Coverage[edit]

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage
466
Quarterfinals
323
Semifinals
211
Final Match
11
Winner
1

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