IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Guangzhou

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[e][h]IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Guangzhou
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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 Zicon small.png IdrA
Finland Picon small.png elfi
South Korea Ticon small.png PuMa
Germany Picon small.png HasuObs
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Picon small.png 4
Ticon small.png 6
Zicon small.png 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:

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

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 Germany HasuObs
3
HasuObs Picon small.png
Zicon small.png DIMAGA
 Ukraine DIMAGA
2
 Finland elfi
3
elfi Picon small.png
Ticon small.png Strelok
 Ukraine Strelok
1
 South Korea PuMa
3
PuMa Ticon small.png
Picon small.png JYP
 South Korea JYP
0
 South Korea Revival
1
Revival Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png IdrA
 USA IdrA
3
Semifinals
 Germany HasuObs
2
 Finland elfi
3
 South Korea PuMa
0
PuMa Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png IdrA
 USA IdrA
3
Finals
 Finland elfi
1
 USA IdrA
3
3rd Place Match
 Germany HasuObs
1
HasuObs Picon small.png
Ticon small.png 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

See also[edit]

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