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Esports Championship Series Season 7 - European Challenger Cup


[e][h]ECS Season 7 - European Challenger Cup
League Information
Series:
ECS
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Teams:
16
Start Date:
2019-03-05
End Date:
2019-03-22
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Cache • Dust II • Inferno • Nuke • Mirage • Overpass • Train

About[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Challenger Cup:
    • 16 Team Swiss System Format
      • All matches are Bo3
      • Round 1 matches are seeded using HLTV Rankings on Match 1st
      • The Buchholz system is used to seed matches from Rounds 3 to 5
    • Teams are ranked using their Swiss score; Buchholz score; and finally Round Difference
    • Results are used to rank teams for promotion to the Regular Season
    • Click here for a detailed explanation of the Swiss System format
  • First Round
  • Second Round
    • Division into 2 groups:
      • Winners of the first round ("High")
      • Losers of the first round ("Low")
    • Each team is drawn an opponent they have not played yet from their group
  • Third Round
    • Division into 3 groups:
      • Teams with a score of 2:0 ("High")
      • Teams with a score of 1:1 ("Mid")
      • Teams with a score of 0:2 ("Low")
    • Each team is drawn an opponent they have not played yet from their group
    • Winners of the high group advance to the next stage
    • Losers of the low group are eliminated
  • Fourth Round
    • Division into 2 groups:
      • Teams with a score of 2:1 ("High")
      • Teams with a score of 1:2 ("Low")
    • Each team is drawn an opponent they have not played yet from their group
    • Winners of the high group advance to the next stage
    • Losers of the low group are eliminated
  • Fifth Round
    • Each team is drawn an opponent they have not played yet from their group
    • Winners advance to the next stage
    • Losers are eliminated

Prize Pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

1 March 4th - Heroic bench Denmark AcilioN, Poland NEO will stand-in. [1]
2 March 5th - ENCE withdraw from the tournament. AGO Esports replace them. [2]

Results[edit]

Overview[edit]

#TeamMatchesRoundsRDRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5
1. forZe3 - 096 - 39+57
2:0

2:0

2:0
2. Valiance3 - 0110 - 63+47
2:0

2:1

2:0
3. AVANGAR3 - 1146 - 130+16
2:0

2:1

0:2

2:1
4. Epsilon Esports3 - 1133 - 118+15
0:2

2:1

2:0

2:1
5. Team Vitality3 - 1173 - 152+21
2:1

1:2

2:1

2:1
6. Movistar Riders3 - 2150 - 144+6
2:1

0:2

0:2

2:0

2:0
7. Sprout3 - 2135 - 119+16
2:1

0:2

2:0

1:2

W:FF
8. Heroic3 - 2190 - 193-3
1:2

1:2

2:1

2:1

2:1
9. AGO Esports2 - 3136 - 158-22
2:0

2:0

0:2

1:2

1:2
10. x6tence Galaxy2 - 3121 - 104+17
0:2

2:1

2:0

1:2

FF:W
11. Windigo Gaming2 - 3141 - 186-45
2:1

1:2

0:2

2:0

0:2
12. Chaos Esports Club1 - 3117 - 143-26
1:2

1:2

2:0

0:2
13. x-kom Team1 - 3100 - 118-18
0:2

2:0

0:2

1:2
14. Nemiga Gaming1 - 3119 - 139-20
0:2

2:0

1:2

0:2
15. Team Spirit0 - 387 - 122-35
1:2

0:2

1:2
16. Winstrike Team0 - 387 - 113-26
1:2

0:2

0:2

Detailed Results[edit]

Round 1[edit]

Round 1 Matches
AGO
March 5, 2019 - 18:00 CET
1611
5
48
4
1612
4
313
10
 
 
 
 
2
0 Nemiga
AVNGR
March 5, 2019 - 18:00 CET
167
9
810
2
1611
5
45
1
 
 
 
 
2
0 Epsilon
Spirit
March 5, 2019 - 18:00 CET
43
1
1216
4
165
11
1012
2
52
3
1316
3
1
2 Sprout
Winstrike
March 5, 2019 - 18:00 CET
17102
50
1519
310
162
14
1314
1
1311
2
416
12
1
2 Riders
VIT
March 5, 2019 - 19:00 CET
1982
72
1717
18
95
4
1016
6
167
9
812
4
2
1 Chaos
Heroic
March 5, 2019 - 21:00 CET
1411
3
416
12
166
10
911
2
137
6
816
8
1
2 Windigo
forZe
March 5, 2019 - 21:00 CET
1613
3
26
4
1612
4
310
7
 
 
 
 
2
0 x6 Glxy
Valiance
March 5, 2019 - 21:00 CET
1613
3
27
5
168
8
79
2
 
 
 
 
2
0 x-kom

Round 2[edit]

High[edit]
Round 2 High Matches
AGO
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
168
8
78
1
1610
6
57
2
 
 
 
 
2
0 Sprout
AVNGR
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
168
8
714
7
124
8
1116
5
1611
5
49
5
2
1 VIT
Riders
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
65
1
1016
6
106
4
916
7
 
 
 
 
0
2 forZe
Windigo
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
164
12
1114
3
33
0
1216
4
72
5
1316
3
1
2 Valiance
Low[edit]
Round 2 Low Matches
Chaos
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
166
10
910
1
85
3
1016
6
33
0
1216
4
1
2 Epsilon
Heroic
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
33
0
1216
4
 
 
 
 
1580
70
3719
18
x6tence Galaxy forfeit the second map
1
2 x6 Glxy
Winstrike
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
52
3
1316
3
113
8
1216
4
 
 
 
 
0
2 x-kom
Spirit
March 6, 2019 - 18:00 CET
114
7
1116
5
1310
3
516
11
 
 
 
 
0
2 Nemiga

Round 3[edit]

High[edit]
Round 3 High Matches
Valiance
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
167
9
88
0
169
7
613
7
 
 
 
 
2
0 AVNGR
forZe
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
1613
3
24
2
1612
4
33
0
 
 
 
 
2
0 AGO
Mid[edit]
Round 3 Mid Matches
Sprout
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
167
9
89
1
1611
5
44
0
 
 
 
 
2
0 Windigo
Nemiga
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
1610
6
513
8
118
3
716
9
66
0
916
7
1
2 VIT
Epsilon
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
167
9
88
0
166
10
913
4
 
 
 
 
2
0 Riders
x-kom
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
95
4
1016
6
11
0
1416
2
 
 
 
 
0
2 x6 Glxy
Low[edit]
Round 3 Low Matches
Heroic
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
149
5
616
10
168
8
712
5
1611
5
410
6
2
1 Spirit
Chaos
March 6, 2019 - 22:25 CET
169
7
612
6
166
10
913
4
 
 
 
 
2
0 Winstrike

Round 4[edit]

High[edit]
Round 4 High Matches
AVNGR
March 7, 2019 - 18:00 CET
19102
52
1517
110
148
6
716
9
165
11
1011
1
2
1 Sprout
AGO
March 7, 2019 - 18:00 CET
86
2
916
7
1611
5
413
9
65
1
1016
6
1
2 VIT
x6 Glxy
March 7, 2019 - 18:00 CET
1110
1
516
11
167
9
812
4
117
4
816
8
1
2 Epsilon
Low[edit]
Round 4 Low Matches
Windigo
March 7, 2019 - 18:00 CET
22822
712
11719
028
165
11
1014
4
 
 
 
 
2
0 Nemiga
x-kom
March 7, 2019 - 18:00 CET
1614
2
16
5
124
8
1116
5
142
12
1316
3
1
2 Heroic
Riders
March 7, 2019 - 18:00 CET
1612
4
34
1
1610
6
59
4
 
 
 
 
2
0 Chaos

Round 5[edit]

Round 5 Matches
x6 Glxy
March 7, 2019 - 22:30 CET
x6tence Galaxy forfeit the match
FF
W Sprout
AGO
March 20, 2019 - 13:00 CET
167
9
813
5
76
1
916
7
126
6
916
7
Match postponed due to Steam outage [3]
1
2 Heroic
Windigo
March 22, 2019 - 21:00 CET
129
3
616
10
98
1
716
9
 
 
 
 
Match postponed due to Steam outage [3]
0
2 Riders


Placement Matches[edit]

Note: Due to some Round 5 matches not being played, placement matches were required to determine which team will qualify to the Regular Season.
Week 2 Placement
Team Vitality
2
March 14, 2019 - 15:00 CET
169
7
66
0
87
1
816
8
1610
6
55
0
Epsilon Esports
1

References[edit]