Who's The Best European

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[e][h]Who's The Best European
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Online
Location:
Canada Canada
Format:
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$4,000
Start Date:
2014-09-05
End Date:
2014-09-07
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
5
6
5
Maps

About[edit]

Who's The Best European is a tournament created and hosted by BaseTradeTV and partly funded through donations. It is focused on European players with eight invites for players from Europe and two qualifiers played entirely on the European server. Even though Koreans are not allowed to participate, other players from around the world can sign up.

Format[edit]

  • All matches are played on the EU server.
  • 8 European players invited, 8 players qualified.
  • Qualifiers:
  • Two qualifiers qualifying four players each.
  • Qualifiers open to all foreigners.
  • No Korean players allowed.
  • Group Stage:
  • Four groups of four players each played in a dual-elimination format.
  • All matches ares best of three.
  • Top two players of each group advance to the playoffs.
  • Playoffs:
  • Eight players in a single-elimination bracket.
  • Round of 8 and and Third place match are best of three.
  • Semifinals are best of five.
  • Finals are best of seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

Converted EUR prizes calculated on September 5, 2014 with a currency rate of 0.772141 provided by http://www.xe.com/.

Prizepool is crowdfunded and subject to change.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (5) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (5)
Invited (5)
Netherlands Harstem
France Dayshi
Norway Snute2
France ToD
United Kingdom DeMusliM1
Spain VortiX2
Invited by performance in Qualifiers (4)
Poland MaNa
Netherlands uThermal
Norway TargA
Finland Welmu
Qualified (7)
France Lilbow
Germany InZaNe
Slovenia Starbuck
France MarineLorD
Ukraine Bly
Russia Yunga
Australia PiG
Poland Nerchio1

1Due to a necessary date change, Nerchio would not be able to compete in the finals and cancelled his participation. He was replaced by DeMusliM.
2Due to a conflict with the World E-sport Championships 2014, Snute had to cancel his participation and is replaced by VortiX

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Group A
September 5, 2014 - 14:00 CEST
1. France  Lilbow 2-0 4-0
2. United Kingdom  DeMusliM 2-1 4-4
3. France  Dayshi 1-2 3-4
4. Ukraine  Bly 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
September 5, 2014 - 18:45 CEST
1. France  MarineLorD 2-0 4-1
2. Spain  VortiX 2-1 5-3
3. Netherlands  uThermal 1-2 3-4
4. Netherlands  Harstem 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
September 6, 2014 - 17:00 CEST
1. Poland  MaNa 2-0 4-0
2. Finland  Welmu 2-1 4-2
3. Slovenia  Starbuck 1-2 2-4
4. Germany  InZaNe 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
September 6, 2014 - 20:00 CEST
1. Norway  TargA 2-0 4-1
2. Australia  PiG 2-1 4-4
3. France  ToD 1-2 4-4
4. Russia  Yunga 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo3)
 France Lilbow
2
Lilbow 
 PiG
September 7, 2014 - 14:00 CEST
 Australia PiG
1
 Norway TargA
1
TargA 
 Welmu
September 7, 2014 - 15:00 CEST
 Finland Welmu
2
 Spain VortiX
1
VortiX 
 DeMusliM
September 7, 2014 - 15:50 CEST
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
2
 France MarineLorD
1
MarineLorD 
 MaNa
September 7, 2014 - 17:00 CEST
 Poland MaNa
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 France Lilbow
3
Lilbow 
 Welmu
September 7, 2014 - 18:00 CEST
 Finland Welmu
0
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
1
DeMusliM 
 MaNa
September 7, 2014 - 19:00 CEST
 Poland MaNa
3
Finals (Bo7)
 France Lilbow
3
Lilbow 
 MaNa
 Poland MaNa
4
3rd Place Match (Bo3)
 Finland Welmu
1
Welmu 
 DeMusliM
September 7, 2014 - 20:00 CEST
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
2

Race Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
565
Quarterfinals
323
Semifinals
31
Finals
2
Winner
1

VODs[edit]

Spoiler-Free Official YouTube VODs @ SC2Casts

External Links[edit]

References[edit]