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ESL One: Cologne 2015

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[e][h]ESL One: Cologne 2015
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Cologne
Venue:
MMC Studios Cologne
(Group Stages)
Lanxess-Arena
(Playoffs)
Teams:
16
Prize Pool:
$250,000 USD
Start Date:
2015-08-20
End Date:
2015-08-23
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Train • Dust II • Cache • Inferno • Mirage • Overpass • Cobblestone
Chronology

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Stage/Desk Hosts:
    • United States Chobra (William Cho)
    • United Kingdom OJ Borg (Oliver James Borg D'Anastasi)
  • Esports in Cinemas:
  • Observers:
    • Germany pAn (Simon Schumacher)
    • Serbia YNk (Janko Paunović)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Two double-elimination format (GSL) Groups
      • Each group has 4 teams
      • All matches are Bo1
      • Groups are re-seeded after the upper-bracket matches
    • Top two teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs:
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$250,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Legends[edit]

Challengers[edit]

1 mousesports acquire the core roster of PENTA Sports from ESL One: Katowice 2015 by signing Spiidi, denis, and nex.
2 Luminosity Gaming sign the former roster of Keyd Stars.

Results[edit]

Group Stage 1[edit]

Group A Upper-Bracket[edit]
Opening Matches
Ninjas in Pyjamas
16
August 20, 2015 - 14:15 CEST
167
9
813
5
Counter Logic G.
13
Renegades
11
August 20, 2015 - 15:45 CEST
115
6
1016
6
Team SoloMid
16
Winners' Match
Ninjas in Pyjamas
3
August 20, 2015 - 17:10 CEST
33
0
1216
4
Team SoloMid
16
Qualified
Team SoloMid
Group B Upper-Bracket[edit]
Opening Matches
Team EnVyUs
16
August 20, 2015 - 14:15 CEST
1612
4
33
0
FlipSid3 Tactics
3
Luminosity
16
August 20, 2015 - 15:25 CEST
1610
6
56
1
Team Kinguin
6
Winners' Match
Team EnVyUs
19
August 20, 2015 - 16:35 CEST
1983
71
0716
18
Luminosity
16
Qualified
Team EnVyUs
Group C Upper-Bracket[edit]
Opening Matches
Fnatic
16
August 20, 2015 - 18:35 CEST
1614
2
12
1
Team eBettle
2
Titan
17
August 20, 2015 - 19:50 CEST
1742
110
11119
34
Natus Vincere
19
Winners' Match
Fnatic
16
August 20, 2015 - 22:25 CEST
1613
3
22
0
Natus Vincere
2
Qualified
Fnatic
Group D Upper-Bracket[edit]
Opening Matches
Virtus.pro
16
August 20, 2015 - 18:20 CEST
Team Immunity
8
mousesports
10
August 20, 2015 - 19:45 CEST
108
2
716
9
Cloud9
16
Winners' Match
Virtus.pro
16
August 20, 2015 - 21:20 CEST
Cloud9
8
Qualified
Virtus.pro

Group Stage 2[edit]

Group A Lower-Bracket[edit]
Loser's Match
Renegades
16
August 21, 2015 - 18:30 CEST
169
7
69
3
Titan
9
Decider Match
Ninjas in Pyjamas
16
August 21, 2015 - 19:35 CEST
1612
4
35
2
Renegades
5
Qualified
Ninjas in Pyjamas
Group B Lower-Bracket[edit]
Loser's Match
FlipSid3 Tactics
16
August 21, 2015 - 20:40 CEST
168
8
714
7
mousesports
14
Decider Match
Luminosity
22
August 21, 2015 - 22:10 CEST
22913
621
02618
019
FlipSid3 Tactics
18
Qualified
Luminosity
Group C Lower-Bracket[edit]
Loser's Match
Team eBettle
14
August 21, 2015 - 15:25 CEST
145
9
1016
6
Counter Logic G.
16
Decider Match
Natus Vincere
16
August 21, 2015 - 17:00 CEST
166
10
914
5
Counter Logic G.
14
Qualified
Natus Vincere
Group D Lower-Bracket[edit]
Loser's Match
Team Immunity
13
August 21, 2015 - 12:30 CEST
139
4
616
10
Team Kinguin
16
Decider Match
Cloud9
13
August 21, 2015 - 14:00 CEST
139
4
616
10
Team Kinguin
16
Qualified
Team Kinguin


Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
Team EnVyUs
2
August 22, 2015 - 12:00 CEST
167
9
813
5
167
9
810
2
 
 
 
 
Natus Vincere
0
Team SoloMid
2
August 22, 2015 - 15:55 CEST
169
7
66
0
168
8
78
1
 
 
 
 
Team Kinguin
0
Virtus.pro
2
August 22, 2015 - 18:30 CEST
166
10
914
5
1611
5
45
1
 
 
 
 
Ninjas in Pyjamas
0
Fnatic
2
August 22, 2015 - 21:20 CEST
1612
4
35
2
168
8
714
7
 
 
 
 
Luminosity
0
Semifinals
Team EnVyUs
2
August 23, 2015 - 12:25 CEST
1610
6
512
7
86
2
916
7
1612
4
39
6
Team SoloMid
1
Virtus.pro
1
August 23, 2015 - 15:50 CEST
169
7
66
0
147
7
816
8
Fnatic
2
Grand Final
Team EnVyUs
0
August 23, 2015 - 19:25 CEST
15100
50
3519
110
 
 
 
 
Fnatic
2

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Previews[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Videos and Photos[edit]

Galleries[edit]

Highlights[edit]

VODs[edit]

To quickly access the VOD of a match see: Results and click on the icon.

Other Coverage[edit]

Country Representation[edit]

# Country/Region #P ΔPrev. Major Players
1 Sweden Sweden 11 +2 flusha, JW, pronax, olofmeister, KRIMZ, f0rest, GeT_RiGhT, Xizt, friberg, Maikelele, dennis
2 Australia Australia 10 +5 SnypeR, USTILO, Rickeh, James, emagine, SPUNJ, Havoc, jks, AZR, yam
2 Poland Poland 10 +5 TaZ, NEO, pashaBiceps, Snax, byali, peet, GruBy, Hyper, rallen, Furlan
4 France France 8 0 Happy, NBK-, kioShiMa, kennyS, apEX, shox, RpK, SmithZz
4 United States USA 8 +1 hazed, reltuC, tarik, jdm64, Skadoodle, sgares, fREAKAZOiD, n0thing
6 Brazil Brazil 5 0 FalleN, fer, boltz, steel, coldzera
6 Denmark Denmark 5 0 device, dupreeh, Xyp9x, cajunb, karrigan
6 Ukraine Ukraine 5 -2 Zeus, Edward, B1ad3, bondik, markeloff
9 Germany Germany 4 -1 gob b, nex, denis, Spiidi
9 Russia Russia 4 -2 seized, flamie, WorldEdit, DavCost
11 Belgium Belgium 2 +1 ScreaM, Ex6TenZ
11 Canada Canada 2 -1 FNS, shroud
13 Finland Finland 1 -5 allu
13 Netherlands Netherlands 1 +1 chrisJ
13 Norway Norway 1 -4 rain
13 Portugal Portugal 1 +1 fox
13 Slovakia Slovakia 1 0 GuardiaN
13 Switzerland Switzerland 1 0 Maniac

References[edit]