Gfinity Spring Masters I

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The Gfinity StarCraft II Spring Masters I is the first StarCraft II event hosted by Gfinity in its new eSports Arena in London. It will take place on March 27-29th in the Gfinity Arena in Fulham, London. The event features 16 StarCraft II players competing for a $10,000 prize pool.

[e][h]Gfinity Spring Masters I
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
United Kingdom London
Format:
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$10,000
Start Date:
2015-03-27
End Date:
2015-03-29
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea  PartinG
South Korea  Hydra
South Korea  Rain
South Korea  Rogue
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
4
4
8
Maps

Overview[edit]

The Gfinity StarCraft II Spring Masters I tournament features 16 players competing for a $10,000 prize pool. The tournament is hosted by James "BanKs" Banks and casted by Thomas "Khaldor" Kilian, Benjamin "DeMusliM" Baker, Nathan "Nathanias" Fabrikant, Mackenzie "Petraeus" Smith, Jos "Ret" de Kroon, John "JoRoSaR" Sargent and Robert "Pughy" Pugh.

Format[edit]

Group Stage:

  • 16 players in 4 groups consisting of four players each played in a double-elimination bracket format.
  • All matches are Bo3.
  • Top two players of each group advance to the Playoffs.

Playoffs:

  • Eight players in a single-elimination bracket
  • Quarterfinals are Bo3.
  • Semifinals are Bo5.
  • Finals are Bo7.

Prize Pool[edit]

$10,000 USD and 1,800 WCS points are spread among the players as seen below:

* Players must advance one round in order to claim WCS points for that placement. Being seeded through qualifiers counts as advancing one round.[1]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (4) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (8)
Invited players (8)[2]
South Korea PartinG
South Korea ForGG1
South Korea Jaedong
South Korea MC
Denmark Bunny
South Korea Soulkey
South Korea Rain
Norway Snute
South Korea Terminator1
Through qualifiers (8)
Poland MaNa1
South Korea FanTaSy
South Korea TRUE
South Korea jjakji
South Korea Sacsri
South Korea Heart1
South Korea Hydra
South Korea Rogue
Norway TargA

1 MaNa and ForGG cancelled their participation due to illness and were respectively replaced by Heart, who was beaten by MaNa in the first European Qualifier, and Terminator.[3]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Group A
March 27, 2015 - 19:40 GMT
1. South Korea  PartinG 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  TRUE 2-1 4-2
3. Norway  Snute 1-2 2-5
4. Norway  TargA 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
March 27, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
1. South Korea  Rogue 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Soulkey 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  MC 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  Sacsri 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
March 27, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
1. South Korea  Rain 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea  Hydra 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  FanTaSy 1-2 3-4
4. Denmark  Bunny 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
March 27, 2015 - 19:20 GMT
1. South Korea  Heart 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  jjakji 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  Jaedong 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  Terminator 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo3)
 South Korea PartinG
2
PartinG 
 Soulkey
March 29, 2015 - 12:35 BST
 South Korea Soulkey
0
 South Korea Rain
2
Rain 
 jjakji
March 29, 2015 - 12:35 BST
 South Korea jjakji
0
 South Korea Rogue
2
Rogue 
 TRUE
March 29, 2015 - 13:35 BST
 South Korea TRUE
0
 South Korea Heart
0
Heart 
 Hydra
March 29, 2015 - 13:30 BST
 South Korea Hydra
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea PartinG
3
PartinG 
 Rain
 South Korea Rain
2
 South Korea Rogue
1
Rogue 
 Hydra
 South Korea Hydra
3
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea PartinG
4
PartinG 
 Hydra
 South Korea Hydra
2

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
448
Quarterfinals
224
Semifinals
22
Finals
11
Champion
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    12 2 0 2 0.0% 4 1 3 25.0% 3 2 1 66.7% 2 - 1
DeadwingDeadwing    15 3 1 2 33.3% 7 4 3 57.1% - - - - - 4 1
Expedition LostExpedition Lost    9 - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 3 1 2 33.3% - 4 1
OvergrowthOvergrowth    19 3 2 1 66.7% 8 5 3 62.5% - - - - 1 6 1
Inferno PoolsInferno Pools    1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Secret SpringSecret Spring    3 1 1 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - -
Vaani Research StationVaani Research Station    14 3 1 2 33.3% 5 0 5 0.0% - - - - 2 4 -
Total Sum (Σ) 73 12 5 7 41.7% 26 10 16 38.5% 7 4 3 57.1% 5 18 5

View Games[edit]

VODs[edit]

Replays[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "2015 WCS Player Handbook". Blizzard. Retrieved 2015-02-09.
  2. iamPartisan (February 26, 2015). "StarCraft II Masters Update". Gfinity.net. Retrieved February 26, 2015.
  3. iamPartisan (March 25, 2015). "Announcing the SC2 Masters Groups & Schedule!". Gfinity.net. Retrieved March 25, 2015.