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PLG Grand Slam 2018

[e][h]PLG Grand Slam 2018
League Information
Organizer:
Power League Gaming
Sponsor:
Type:
Offline
Location:
United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi
Venue:
Teams:
16
Prize Pool:
$100,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-12-13
End Date:
2018-12-15
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The PLG Grand Slam is a tournament hosted by Power League Gaming. Unlike the 2017 edition of the tournament, which featured a $5,000 USD prize pool and teams from the Middle East, this year's edition is an international LAN event with 16 teams taking part and $100,000 USD on the line.

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Analysts:
  • Commentators:
    • Russia Toll (Pavel Grigorev)
    • Russia Zais (Nikita Zakharov)
    • Russia Deq (Aleksei Pinaevskii)
    • Russia Zloba (Dmitrii Irinchuk)
    • Uzbekistan c0sta (Pavel Fedoseenko)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Four double-elimination format (GSL) Groups
      • Each group has four teams
      • Opening & Winners' matches are Bo1
      • Elimination & Decider matches are Bo3
    • Top two teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs:
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$100,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Fnatic
1Sweden KRIMZ
2Sweden JW
3Sweden Xizt
4Sweden twist
5Sweden Brollan
CSweden Jumpy
TYLOO
1China Mo
2China DD
3China somebody
4Indonesia BnTeT
5Indonesia xccurate
CChina CruSad3
1 November 8th - HellRaisers replace Ukraine bondik with Kazakhstan Hobbit.[1]
2 November 26th - G2 Esports replace France SmithZz and Belgium Ex6TenZ with France Lucky and France JaCkz, and sign France maLeK as coach.[2]
3 December 10th - Due to visa issues, Belgium ScreaM and Netherlands D0cC replace Tunisia mason and Tunisia HaylamaN in GUCCIGANGxD.[3]
4 December 12th - GUCCIGANGxD are sponsored by ECL.gg for this event.[4]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. Fnatic 2-0 32-11 +21
2. Sharks Esports 2-1 72-56 +16
3. 5Power Gaming 1-2 72-70 +2
4. Energy Esports 0-2 9-48 -39

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. TYLOO 2-0 32-28 +4
2. ECL.gg 2-1 78-61 +17
3. Grayhound Gaming 1-2 55-58 -3
4. NASR eSports 0-2 30-48 -18

Group C[edit]

Group C
1. forZe 2-0 32-19 +13
2. G2 Esports 2-1 79-76 +3
3. AVANGAR 1-2 61-55 +6
4. ShotCallers 0-2 26-48 -22

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. HellRaisers 2-0 32-16 +16
2. INTZ eSports 2-1 71-47 +24
3. B.O.O.T-dream[S]cape 1-2 40-55 -15
4. Chosen5 0-2 23-48 -25


Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
Fnatic
2
December 14, 2018 - 23:30 GST
1612
4
36
3
1610
6
510
5
 
 
 
 
ECL.gg
0
forZe
2
December 14, 2018 - 22:25 GST
1613
3
24
2
1613
3
23
1
 
 
 
 
INTZ eSports
0
TYLOO
0
December 14, 2018 - 21:10 GST
1411
3
416
12
66
0
916
7
 
 
 
 
Sharks Esports
2
HellRaisers
0
December 14, 2018 - 19:00 GST
93
6
1216
4
148
6
916
7
 
 
 
 
G2 Esports
2
Semifinals
Fnatic
2
December 15, 2018 - 19:10 GST
146
8
916
7
1613
3
24
2
258332
7002
100723
1338
forZe
1
Sharks Esports
1
December 15, 2018 - 15:25 GST
1612
4
36
3
43
1
1216
4
00
0
1516
1
G2 Esports
2
Grand Final
Fnatic
2
December 16, 2018 - 00:00 GST
167
9
811
3
1610
6
514
9
 
 
 
 
G2 Esports
0

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