Kung Fu Cup 2014 #1

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[e][h]Kung Fu Cup 2014 #1
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
scboy.ele.me
DouyuTV
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Online
Location:
China China
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
¥30,000 (≃ $4,896)
Start Date:
2014-11-23
End Date:
2014-12-21
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
5
4
7
Maps

The Kung Fu Cup is an online tournament series created by three prominent figures of Chinese Starcraft community: organization NEOTV's casters Xiaose, MS-Joy and former progamer F91. The goal of these tournaments is creating better competition for Chinese players by putting them against top level Korean players, utilizing the ease of accessing to Korean servers.

Format[edit]

  • 16 players are drawn into 4 GSL-style dual tournament groups.
  • 8 players advancing from the groups are put into a single elimination bracket.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-five.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.
  • Participants are invited based on their nationality: Mainland Chinese, Korean and other non-Korean.
  • Bottom 2 from Korea, bottom 4 from mainland China, and bottom 2 from other non-Korean countries are eliminated and will not return to the next season, their spots are filled by other invitees from their corresponding region.

Prize Pool[edit]

¥30,000 CNY (≈ $4,896 USD) are divided among participants as follows:

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (5) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (7)
Taiwan Has
South Korea Bomber
China F91
China Jim
Australia iaguz
Taiwan Ian
China MacSed
South Korea TY
China iAsonu
South Korea PartinG
China XY
South Korea Jaedong
China Top
Taiwan Sen
China TooDming
China XiGua

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Recap Group A
November 23, 2014 - 19:00 CST
1. South Korea  TY 2-0 4-1
2. Taiwan  Ian 2-1 5-3
3. China  TooDming 1-2 3-4
4. China  Jim 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Interview Recap Group B
November 24, 2014 - 19:00 CST
1. South Korea  Jaedong 2-0 4-1
2. China  MacSed 2-1 4-2
3. Australia  iaguz 1-2 3-4
4. China  F91 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Recap Group C
November 26, 2014 - 19:00 CST
1. China  Top 2-0 4-0
2. Taiwan  Has 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  Bomber 1-2 3-4
4. China  XiGua 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Group D
November 30, 2014 - 19:00 CST
1. South Korea  PartinG 2-0 4-1
2. Taiwan  Sen 2-1 5-2
3. China  iAsonu 1-2 2-4
4. China  XY 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TY
3
TY 
 MacSed
December 13, 2014 19:05 CST
 China MacSed
0
 China Top
2
Top 
 Sen
 Taiwan Sen
3
 South Korea Jaedong
3
Jaedong 
 Ian
 Taiwan Ian
2
 South Korea PartinG
3
PartinG 
 Has
December 13, 2014 19:45 CST
 Taiwan Has
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TY
-
TY 
 Sen
December 17, 2014 19:00 CST
TY was not allowed to compete in non-KeSPA games a week before a KeSPA game.
 Taiwan Sen
W
 South Korea Jaedong
0
Jaedong 
 PartinG
December 17, 2014 19:00 CST
 South Korea PartinG
3
Finals (Bo7)
 Taiwan Sen
0
Sen 
 PartinG
December 21, 2014 19:00 CST
 South Korea PartinG
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
547
Quarterfinals
413
Semifinals
112
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    8 - - - - 2 1 1 50.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - 4 1
DeadwingDeadwing    4 - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% - - - - - 1 -
Foxtrot LabsFoxtrot Labs    2 - - - - 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - - - -
The King Sejong StationThe King Sejong Station    14 1 1 0 100.0% 3 2 1 66.7% 5 2 3 40.0% - 3 2
Merry Go RoundMerry Go Round    12 4 1 3 25.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 4 2 2 50.0% - 1 1
NimbusNimbus    9 1 0 1 0.0% 4 0 4 0.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - 1 1
OvergrowthOvergrowth    21 4 3 1 75.0% 6 1 5 16.7% 5 3 2 60.0% - 6 -
Total Sum (Σ) 70 10 5 5 50.0% 22 7 15 31.8% 17 9 8 52.9% 0 16 5