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Intel Extreme Masters Season XIII - Shanghai


[e][h]Intel Extreme Masters XIII - Shanghai
League Information
Series:
Intel Extreme Masters IEM
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Teams:
8
Prize Pool:
$250,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-08-01
End Date:
2018-08-06
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Intel Extreme Masters XIII - Shanghai is the second tournament of Season XIII and the first IEM CS:GO tournament to be held in China. Despite featuring a $250,000 USD prize pool and 8 teams, the event will not be part of the Intel Grand Slam due to happening during the player break.

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Desk Host:
  • Analysts:
    • Norway vENdetta (Halvor Gulestøl)
    • Denmark Pimp (Jacob Winneche)
    • India Bleh (Sudhen Wahengbam)
  • Observers:
    • United Kingdom Rushly (Alexander Rush)
    • Australia MC (Michael Campagna)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: August 1st - 3rd, 2018
    • Two double-elimination format (GSL) Groups
    • Opening matches are Bo1
    • All following matches are Bo3
    • The top two teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs: August 4th - 6th, 2018
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$250,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below: [1]

Participants[edit]

1 July 24th - Ukraine B1ad3 joins Gambit Esports as coach on loan from FlipSid3 Tactics. [2]
2 July 25th - Poland morelz will stand-in for Virtus.pro. [3]
3 July 26th - Estonia fejtZ will replace Turkey woxic at the tournament. [4]
4 July 27th - Singapore Bobosaur will play for BOOT-dream[S]cape at IEM Shanghai in place of Kazakhstan w1nt3r who ran into visa problems. [5]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. NRG Esports 2-0 57-47 +10
2. Virtus.pro 2-1 79-65 +14
3. HellRaisers 1-2 73-85 -12
4. 5Power Gaming 0-2 39-51 -12

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. TYLOO 2-0 48-21 +27
2. Gambit Esports 2-1 82-64 +18
3. B.O.O.T-dream[S]cape 1-2 56-82 -26
4. Grayhound Gaming 0-2 29-48 -19

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
NRG Esports
2
August 5, 2018 - 12:00 CST
169
7
68
2
1612
4
33
0
 
 
 
 
Gambit Esports
0
Virtus.pro
1
August 4, 2018 - 12:00 CST
20721
811
21822
227
1610
6
59
4
18720
810
31822
127
TYLOO
2
Grand Final
NRG Esports
2
August 6, 2018 - 11:00 CST
167
9
89
1
1613
3
22
0
 
 
 
 
TYLOO
0

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