The Safety Net

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[e][h]The Safety Net
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
North America / Europe
Type:
Online
Location:
North America Americas
Format:
Group stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$2,500
Start Date:
2015-02-03
End Date:
2015-02-10
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
USA  State
Poland  Nerchio
Netherlands  Harstem
France  Lilbow
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
6
3
7
Maps

About[edit]

The Safety Net is a tournament organized and casted by BaseTradeTV. It is intended for the players that did not qualify for the 2015 WCS Season 1 and only those players are eligible to play the qualifiers.

Format[edit]

  • Qualifiers
    • 2 qualifiers per region (North America and Europe)
      • NA Qualifier #1 - Thursday, Jan 22 15:15 PST
      • NA Qualifier #2 - Monday, Jan 26 16:00 PST
      • EU Qualifier #1 - Sunday, Jan 25 18:00 CET
      • EU Qualifier #2 - Monday, Jan 26 18:00 CET
    • Top 2 players of each qualifier are qualified
  • Group Stage
    • 16 players in four groups of 4 players each played in double-elimination format
    • 2 groups per region
    • Matches are best of three
    • Top 2 players of each group advance to the playoffs
  • Playoffs
    • 8 players in a single-elimination bracket
    • Quarterfinals and Semifinals are best of five
    • Third place match is best of three
    • Finals are best of seven

Prize Pool[edit]

$2,500 USD are distributed as follows:

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (6) Terran Terran (3) Zerg Zerg (7)
Qualified Players (8)
Canada SaroVati
Canada Drunkenboi
New Zealand Petraeus
Canada desRow
Sweden Zanster
Russia Revolver
Netherlands Jona
USA JonSnow
Invited based on Qualifiers Performance (4)
USA Minigun
Germany KrasS
Peru CatZ
Netherlands Harstem1
Invited from WCS Challenger (4)
France Lilbow
USA Xenocider
Poland Nerchio
USA State

1 Harstem's invitation was not based on his performance in the qualifiers as he did not attend them.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

NA Group #1[edit]

NA Group #1
February 5, 2015 16:00 PST
1. USA  State 2-0 4-0
2. Peru  CatZ 2-1 4-4
3. USA  JonSnow 1-2 3-5
4. Canada  Drunkenboi 0-2 2-4

NA Group #2[edit]

NA Group #2
February 3, 2015 16:00 PST
1. USA  Minigun 2-0 4-1
2. USA  Xenocider 2-1 5-2
3. Canada  SaroVati 1-2 2-5
4. Canada  desRow 0-2 1-4

EU Group #1[edit]

lrthread EU Group #1
February 4, 2015 14:00 CET
1. Netherlands  Harstem 2-0 4-0
2. France  Lilbow 2-1 4-2
3. Russia  Revolver 1-2 2-5
4. Netherlands  Jona 0-2 1-4

EU Group #2[edit]

lrthread EU Group #2
February 6, 2015 - 14:00 CET
1. Poland  Nerchio 2-0 4-1
2. Germany  KrasS 2-1 5-2
3. Sweden  Zanster 1-2 2-5
4. New Zealand  Petraeus 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 USA State
3
State 
 KrasS
 Germany KrasS
2
 USA Minigun
2
Minigun 
 Lilbow
 France Lilbow
3
 Netherlands Harstem
3
Harstem 
 Xenocider
 USA Xenocider
1
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio 
 CatZ
February 7, 2015 - 09:00 PST
 
TBD
 
TBD
The game was casted from replays, but the stream went offline in the first game.
 Peru CatZ
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 USA State
3
State 
 Lilbow
 France Lilbow
2
 Netherlands Harstem
0
Harstem 
 Nerchio
February 10, 2015 - 09:10 PST
 Poland Nerchio
3
Finals (Bo7)
 USA State
4
State 
 Nerchio
 Poland Nerchio
3
3rd Place Match (Bo3)
 France Lilbow
0
Lilbow 
 Harstem
February 10, 2015 - 13:55 PST
 Netherlands Harstem
2

Race Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
637
Quarterfinals
422
Semifinals
31
Finals
11
Winner
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
CatallenaCatallena    7 - - - - 2 1 1 50.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - 1 3
DeadwingDeadwing    11 1 1 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 4 3 1 75.0% - 1 4
Expedition LostExpedition Lost    15 4 3 1 75.0% 5 1 4 20.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - 2 3
OvergrowthOvergrowth    20 2 1 1 50.0% 5 0 5 0.0% 3 2 1 66.7% - 4 6
Inferno PoolsInferno Pools    5 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - 1 -
Secret SpringSecret Spring    5 2 0 2 0.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - -
Vaani Research StationVaani Research Station    17 3 1 2 33.3% 4 1 3 25.0% 4 0 4 0.0% - 3 3
ZZZZZZZUnknown    2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 -
Total Sum (Σ) 82 13 7 6 53.8% 20 6 14 30.0% 16 8 8 50.0% 0 14 19

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