2016 Kung Fu Cup Season 1

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[e][h]2016 Kung Fu Cup Season 1
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League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
Various
Type:
Online
Location:
China China
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Double-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
150,000 CNY (≃ $23,000)
Start Date:
2016-03-31
End Date:
2016-05-23
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Picon small.png Stats
South Korea Ticon small.png TY
Netherlands Ticon small.png uThermal
South Korea Zicon small.png Solar
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Picon small.png 5
Ticon small.png 6
Zicon small.png 5
Maps
Chronology

About[edit]

Format[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

There are 8 qualifier spots for players from all over the world, divided to regions as follows:

Invited players:

Main Tournament[edit]

  • Group Stage (Round of 16)
  • Dual Tournament format.
  • Best-of-three.
  • Top 2 of each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs
  • Double Elimination.
  • All matches are Best-of-five except Grand Finals which are Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$23,000 USD and 2010 OSC points spread among the players as seen below:

Kung Fu Cup 2016 Season 1 uses a unique prize pool system in which every match is a duel and money is on the line:

  • Prize money for Group Stage matches: 3,000 CNY ($456), winner takes all if won 2-0, otherwise it is a 2/1 split.
  • Prize money for Winners' Bracket matches: 5,000 CNY ($760), winner takes all if won 3-0, 4/1 split for 3-1, 3/2 split for 3-2.
  • Prize money for Losers' Bracket matches: 2,500 CNY ($380), winner takes all if won 3-0, 4/1 split for 3-1, 3/2 split for 3-2.
  • Prize money for Grand Finals: 28,000 CNY ($4,256), winner takes all if won 4-0, 6/1 split for 4-1, 5/2 split for 4-2, 4/3 split for 4-3.
  • 1st place winner takes an additional 12,000 CNY ($1,824).

Casters[edit]

  • Chinese Casters:
  • English Casters:

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (5) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (5)
From 2015 Season 2 (1)
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South Korea Stats1
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South Korea Life1
Invited (7)
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Germany ShoWTimE
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Netherlands uThermal
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Norway Snute
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China Jieshi
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China TIME
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China iAsonu
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China Chick
From Chinese Qualifiers (4)
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China Cyan
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China Coffee
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China XiGua
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China Ein
From Korean Open Qualifiers 2 (4)
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South Korea Zest
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South Korea TY
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South Korea DeParture
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South Korea Solar

1 Life is replaced by Stats due to match-fixing related charges and arrest.
2 Open to all non-Chinese Mainland players.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Group A
April 1, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. Germany Picon small.png ShoWTimE 2-0 4-1
2. Norway Zicon small.png Snute 2-1 5-2
3. China Zicon small.png XiGua 1-2 2-4
4. China Ticon small.png Chick 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
March 31, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Zest 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png TY 2-1 4-2
3. China Picon small.png Jieshi 1-2 2-4
4. China Zicon small.png iAsonu 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
April 13, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Stats 2-0 4-0
2. Netherlands Ticon small.png uThermal 2-1 4-3
3. China Ticon small.png TIME 1-2 2-4
4. China Ticon small.png Ein 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
April 10, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png DeParture 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Solar 2-1 4-4
3. China Picon small.png Cyan 1-2 4-4
4. China Ticon small.png Coffee 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Germany ShoWTimE
2
ShoWTimE Picon small.png
Ticon small.png TY
 South Korea TY
3
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Solar
 South Korea Solar
1
 South Korea Zest
0
Zest Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Snute
April 20, 2016 - 20:00 KST
 Norway Snute
3
 South Korea DeParture
0
DeParture Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png uThermal
April 22, 2016 - 21:35 KST
 Netherlands uThermal
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TY
1
TY Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Stats
May 4, 2016 - 20:00 KST
 South Korea Stats
3
 Norway Snute
0
Snute Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png uThermal
April 27, 2016 - 21:30 KST
 Netherlands uThermal
3
Winners' Finals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats Picon small.png
Ticon small.png uThermal
 Netherlands uThermal
0
Losers' Round 1 (Bo5)
 Germany ShoWTimE
1
ShoWTimE Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Solar
 South Korea Solar
3
 South Korea Zest
1
Zest Picon small.png
Zicon small.png DeParture
 South Korea DeParture
3
Losers' Round 2 (Bo5)
 Norway Snute
1
Snute Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Solar
May 11, 2016 - 20:00 KST
 South Korea Solar
3
 South Korea TY
3
TY Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png DeParture
May 11, 2016 - 21:10 KST
 South Korea DeParture
0
Losers' Round 3 (Bo5)
 South Korea Solar
0
Solar Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png TY
May 12, 2016 - 20:55 KST
 South Korea TY
3
Losers' Final (Bo5)
 Netherlands uThermal
1
uThermal Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png TY
 South Korea TY
3
Grand Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea Stats
4
 South Korea TY
3

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
565
Quarterfinals
323
Round of 6
123
Round of 4
121
Round of 3
12
Grand Finals
11
Champion
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
Dusk TowersDusk Towers    25 5 4 1 80.0% 3 0 3 0.0% 10 8 2 80.0% 2 4 1
Frozen TempleFrozen Temple    20 5 4 1 80.0% 6 3 3 50.0% 5 4 1 80.0% 2 2 -
InvaderInvader    8 3 2 1 66.7% 3 1 2 33.3% 1 0 1 0.0% 1 - -
Korhal Carnage KnockoutKorhal Carnage Knockout    6 - - - - 2 2 0 100.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - -
Prion TerracesPrion Terraces    13 - - - - 3 3 0 100.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 4 3 1
Ruins of EndionRuins of Endion    13 4 4 0 100.0% 3 3 0 100.0% 5 3 2 60.0% 1 - -
UlrenaUlrena    14 1 0 1 0.0% 7 4 3 57.1% 4 4 0 100.0% 1 1 -
Total Sum (Σ) 99 18 14 4 77.8% 27 16 11 59.3% 31 22 9 71.0% 11 10 2

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