The Gauntlet

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[e][h]The Gauntlet
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About[edit]

The Gauntlet is an organization created by Colton "Ctone23" Sanford. Created in 2015, The Gauntlet is dedicated to host StarCraft 2 online events in order to showcase the highest level of competition. Operating for over a year The Gauntlet hosted in the StarCraft2 competitive scene 6 tournaments and 2 show matches for a total of $4,950 USD in 2015 alone. In 2016 they held 18 events with over $6,500 in prize money given away in 2016. 2017 introduced a new invitation only format where it's winner takes all prize pool.

Events[edit]

2015[edit]

Going from open events to full fledged cup, The Gauntlet, held the following tournaments in 2015:

Event Date 1st 2nd Score Participants Replay pack
The Gauntlet Cup 1 2015-05-15 South Korea  Jaedong Norway  Snute 4-2 8
The Gauntlet Cup 2 2015-07-24 Brazil  Kelazhur USA  JonSnow 4-1 16 MediaFire
The Gauntlet Cup Final 2015-08-02 South Korea  Hydra South Korea  TRUE 4-0 16
Gauntlet Showmatch #1 2015-08-19 Australia  PiG France  ToD 3-0
Gauntlet LotV Open #1 2015-09-05 Serbia  Beastyqt USA  qxc 3-0 37 SC2ReplayStats
Gauntlet LotV Open #2 2015-10-10 South Korea  Solar USA  Neeb 4-2 55 SC2ReplayStats
Gauntlet Showmatch #2 2015-12-12 Canada  HuK / South Korea  MC South Korea viOLet / Canada MaSa 3-0
Gauntlet LotV Series #1 2015-12-14 South Korea  ByuN Poland  Nerchio 4-1 16 SC2ReplayStats

2016[edit]

Starting the year of 2016 the Gauntlet conducted 3 pre-seasonal events and announced the details of the first season scheduled for the year. The first season of 2016 is comprised by six open qualifiers that seed a player into the editions of the Monday Night Gauntlet, a 4 players tournament with $300 USD as prize, and a Global Finals at the end of the season whit $1.000 USD.

Pre-season[edit]

Event Date 1st 2nd Score Participants Replay pack
Monday Night Gauntlet #0 2016-01-04 Poland  Nerchio Canada  HuK 4-0 8 SC2ReplayStats
Super Test Tuesday 2016-02-02 USA  Neeb Brazil  Kelazhur 3-2 8 SC2ReplayStats
Gauntlet 2016 Preseason Final 2016-02-17 Canada  Scarlett USA  Bails 3-0 4 SC2ReplayStats

Season 1[edit]

Event Date Qualified Score Participants Replay pack
Monday Night Gauntlet #1 2016-02-29 USA  Bails 4-3 4 SC2ReplayStats
Monday Night Gauntlet #2 2016-03-14 USA  Neeb 4-2 4 SC2ReplayStats
Monday Night Gauntlet #3 2016-03-28 South Korea  Polt 4-2 4 SC2ReplayStats
Monday Night Gauntlet #4 2016-04-11 South Korea  viOlet 4-1 4 SC2ReplayStats
Monday Night Gauntlet #5 2016-04-25 USA  Neeb 4-0 4 SC2ReplayStats
Season 1 Global Finals 2016-08-26 Norway  Snute 4-1 8

Season 2[edit]

Event Date Qualified Score Participants
Gauntlet Season 2 Weekly #1 2016-09-28 Poland  Guru 3-2 4
Gauntlet Season 2 Weekly #2 2016-10-07 Canada  MaSa 3-1 4
Gauntlet Season 2 Weekly #3 2016-10-14 Norway  Snute 3-1 4
Gauntlet Season 2 Weekly #4 2016-10-26 Canada  Scarlett 3-2 4
Season 2 Global Finals 2016-12-17 Canada  MaSa 4-1 8

Miscellaneous[edit]

Event Date 1st 2nd Score Participants Replay pack
Gauntlet Showmatch #3 2016-05-02 South Korea  DongRaeGu / South Korea  TRUE South Korea  MC / South Korea  PartinG 3-1 4
Gauntlet Super Tuesday 2016-05-25 Ukraine  Bly Poland  Nerchio 4-1 4 SC2ReplayStats
SC2 Global Showdown powered by SC2ReplayStats 2016-06-03 South Korea  ByuN South Korea  Polt 4-0 8 SC2ReplayStats
Friday Night StarCraft #1 2016-06-10 USA  Neeb South Korea  ByuN 4-0 8 SC2ReplayStats

2017[edit]

Season 3[edit]

Event Date Qualified Score Participants
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 1 2017-02-01 Serbia  Beastyqt 4-2 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 2 2017-02-02 Kazakhstan  PiLiPiLi 4-2 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 3 2017-02-07 Mexico  MajOr 4-1 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 4 2017-02-08 South Korea  Solar 4-1 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 5 2017-02-15 South Korea  ByuN 4-2 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 6 2017-02-16 USA  Neeb 4-0 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 7 2017-02-21 South Korea  ByuN 4-0 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 8 2017-03-22 South Korea  aLive 3-0 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 9 2017-03-29 USA  Neeb 3-0 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 10 2017-03-31 South Korea  ByuN 4-0 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 11 2017-04-05 France  PtitDrogo 4-1 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 12 2017-04-12 USA  Neeb 4-1 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 13 2017-04-18 South Korea  ByuN 4-0 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Event 14 2017-05-25 South Korea  Solar 4-3 4
Gauntlet Season 3 Finals 2017-06-24 - 2017-06-26 Canada  Scarlett 4-0 16

Global Open[edit]

Event Date Winner Score Participants
Gauntlet Global Open 1 2017-06-11 Sweden  Namshar 3-2 19
Gauntlet Global Open 2 2017-06-18 Poland  Rodzyn 3-2 11
Gauntlet Global Open 3 2017-06-25 Norway  Snute 3-1 20
Gauntlet Global Open 4 2017-07-02 Poland  Nerchio 2-0 14
Gauntlet Global Open 5 2017-07-09 South Korea  PenguiN 3-0 17
Gauntlet Global Open 6 2017-07-16 USA  Raze 3-1 22
Gauntlet Global Open 7 2017-07-23 Ukraine  Hellraiser 2-0 9
Gauntlet Global Open 8 2017-07-30 South Korea  PenguiN 2-0 8
Gauntlet Global Open 9 2017-08-06 South Korea  TRUE 2-0 14
Gauntlet Global Open 10 2017-08-13 USA  Raze 3-1 13
Gauntlet Global Open 11 2017-08-20 South Korea  NaTuRal 3-0 15
Gauntlet Global Open 12 2017-08-27 South Korea  NaTuRal 3-0 14
Gauntlet Global Open 13 2017-09-03 South Korea  NaTuRal 2-0 16
Gauntlet Global Open 14 2017-09-10 TBD

Gauntlet Premier[edit]

Event Date Winner Score Participants
Gauntlet Premier 1 2017-08-23 Ukraine  Bly 4-2 4

Statistics[edit]

Players who have participated three or more times[edit]

Name Team Events Wins
Ukraine  Bly
22 2
USA  Neeb
13 7
Canada  Scarlett
13 2
Canada  MaSa
11 1
Serbia  Beastyqt
10 2
South Korea  ByuN
9 7
South Korea  TRUE
8 1
USA  Bails
8 1
Brazil  Kelazhur
9 1
South Korea  Solar
7 2
Poland  Nerchio
7 1
USA  puCK
7 0
Poland  MaNa
7 0
Norway  Snute
6 2
South Korea  aLive 6 1
Mexico  MajOr 6 1
Canada  HuK 5 1
South Korea  viOlet
5 1
South Korea  Polt 5 1
France  PtitDrogo
5 1
Poland  Guru
4 1
Mexico  Cham
4 0
China  TIME
4 0
USA  qxc 3 0
USA  intense 3 0
USA  JonSnow
3 0
Kazakhstan  PiLiPiLi
3 0

Win Rates[edit]

Terran vs. Zerg Zerg vs. Protoss Protoss vs. Terran Mirrors
Total Σ Terran Zerg Terran % Σ Zerg Protoss Zerg % Σ Protoss Terran Protoss % Terran v Terran Zerg v Zerg Protoss v Protoss
Games
Series 282 56 28 28 50% 55 33 22 60% 39 19 20 49% 11 28 4

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