The Safety Net

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[e][h]The Safety Net
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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 Picon small.png State
Poland Zicon small.png Nerchio
Netherlands Picon small.png Harstem
France Picon small.png Lilbow
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Picon small.png 6
Ticon small.png 3
Zicon small.png 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)
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Canada SaroVati
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Canada Drunkenboi
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New Zealand Petraeus
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Canada desRow
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Sweden Zanster
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Russia Revolver
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Netherlands Jona
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USA JonSnow
Invited based on Qualifiers Performance (4)
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USA Minigun
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Germany KrasS
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Peru CatZ
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Netherlands Harstem1
Invited from WCS Challenger (4)
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France Lilbow
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USA Xenocider
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Poland Nerchio
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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]

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

NA Group #2[edit]

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

EU Group #1[edit]

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

EU Group #2[edit]

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

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 USA State
3
State Picon small.png
Ticon small.png KrasS
 Germany KrasS
2
 USA Minigun
2
Minigun Picon small.png
Picon small.png Lilbow
 France Lilbow
3
 Netherlands Harstem
3
Harstem Picon small.png
Ticon small.png Xenocider
 USA Xenocider
1
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png CatZ
February 7, 2015 - 09:00 PST
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TBD
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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 Picon small.png
Picon small.png Lilbow
 France Lilbow
2
 Netherlands Harstem
0
Harstem Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Nerchio
February 10, 2015 - 09:10 PST
 Poland Nerchio
3
Finals (Bo7)
 USA State
4
State Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Nerchio
 Poland Nerchio
3
3rd Place Match (Bo3)
 France Lilbow
0
Lilbow Picon small.png
Picon small.png 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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