2016 KeSPA Cup

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[e][h]2016 KeSPA Cup
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
₩55,000,000 (≃ $49,735)
Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-10-03
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
USA  Neeb
South Korea  Trap
South Korea  Stats
South Korea  TY
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
7
4
5
Maps
Chronology

About[edit]

KeSPA Cup was an international StarCraft II tournament pitting the best players around the world in a cut throat tournament to determine the best StarCraft II player in the world.

Format[edit]

Invites[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

  • Global Qualifier[1]
    • September 13, 2016 - 16:00 KST
    • Top 8 players will advance to the main tournament.
  • NA Seed Challenge
    • September 15, 2016 - 18:00 EDT
    • Top 2 players will advance to the main tournament.
  • EU Seed Challenge
    • September 16, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
    • Top 2 players will advance to the main tournament.

Main Tournament[edit]

  • Dual Tournament Group Stage:
    • All matches are best of 3.
    • Top 2 players of each group advance to the Playoffs.
  • Playoffs Stage:
    • Single-elimination brackets.
    • All matches are best of 5.
    • Final Match is played in best of 7.

Prize Pool[edit]

55,000,000 KRW (~49,735 USD) and 7,500 WCS Points are spread among the players as seen below.

* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2016-09-06.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (7) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (5)
Top 4 Proleague players (4)
South Korea herO
South Korea Maru
South Korea Zest
South Korea Stats
EU Seed Challenge (2)
France MarineLorD
Poland Nerchio
NA Seed Challenge (2)
USA Neeb
South Korea TRUE
Global Qualifier (8)
South Korea Patience
South Korea TY
South Korea Pet
South Korea Classic
South Korea ByuN
South Korea Rogue
South Korea Trap
South Korea Solar

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
September 27, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. USA  Neeb 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Zest 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  ByuN 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  Rogue 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
September 28, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. South Korea  TY 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Pet 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  TRUE 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  herO 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
September 29, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. South Korea  Stats 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Trap 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea  Solar 1-2 3-4
4. France  MarineLorD 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
September 30, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. South Korea  Patience 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Maru 2-1 5-4
3. Poland  Nerchio 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  Classic 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 Maru
 South Korea Maru
2
 USA Neeb
3
Neeb 
 Pet
 South Korea Pet
2
 South Korea TY
3
TY 
 Zest
 South Korea Zest
0
 South Korea Patience
2
Patience 
 Trap
 South Korea Trap
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
1
Stats 
 Neeb
 USA Neeb
3
 South Korea TY
2
TY 
 Trap
 South Korea Trap
3
Finals (Bo7)
 USA Neeb
4
Neeb 
 Trap
 South Korea Trap
0

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
745
Quarterfinals
521
Semifinals
31
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Americas EuropeKoreaOther
Round of 16
2212
Quarterfinals
17
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1

Maps 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
ApotheosisApotheosis    2 - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - 1
Dasan StationDasan Station    6 - - - - 2 0 2 0.0% 4 2 2 50.0% - - -
FrostFrost    18 4 2 2 50.0% 5 0 5 0.0% 7 6 1 85.7% - - 2
Frozen TempleFrozen Temple    11 - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% 4 2 2 50.0% - 1 3
Galactic ProcessGalactic Process    12 2 1 1 50.0% 3 3 0 100.0% 3 2 1 66.7% - 1 3
The King Sejong StationThe King Sejong Station    16 3 3 0 100.0% 3 1 2 33.3% 4 2 2 50.0% - 1 5
New GettysburgNew Gettysburg    13 2 2 0 100.0% 4 3 1 75.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - 3
Total Sum (Σ) 78 11 8 3 72.7% 21 9 12 42.9% 26 15 11 57.7% 0 3 17

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References[edit]

  1. Ansibled (September 06, 2016). "2016 KeSPA Cup Announced". Teamliquid.net. Retrieved September 06, 2016.