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StarLadder & i-League StarSeries Season 4

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[e][h]StarLadder & i-League StarSeries Season 4
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Ukraine Kiev
Teams:
16
Format:
Swiss System Group
Single Elim. Playoffs (Bo3)
Prize Pool:
$300,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-02-17
End Date:
2018-02-25
Liquipedia Tier:

About[edit]

The StarLadder & i-League StarSeries returns for its 4th Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Season. The tournament will feature a $300,000 USD prize pool as well as a groundbreaking 16 team best-of-three swiss system format.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: February 17th - 21st, 2018
    • 16 Team Swiss System Format
    • All matches are Bo3
    • Top 8 Teams proceed to the Playoffs
    • Bottom 8 Teams are eliminated
    • Click here for a detailed explanation of the Swiss System format
  • First Round (Seeded)
    • Seeding Pool 1: Four Top Ranked Invited Teams
    • Seeding Pool 2: Four Mid Ranked Invited Teams
    • Seeding Pool 3: Two Bottom Ranked Invited Teams & 1st place teams from NA and EU Qualifiers
    • Seeding Pool 4: 2nd place teams from NA and EU Qualifiers and both Asia Qualifier teams
    • Teams from Seeding Pool 1 are drawn versus teams from Seeding Pool 4
    • Teams from Seeding Pool 2 are drawn versus teams from Seeding Pool 3
  • 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
  • Playoffs: February 23rd - 25th, 2018
    • Single-Elimination Bracket
    • A 3rd place match will be played
    • All matches (including the finals) are a Bo3 series

Prize Pool[edit]

$300,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Astralis1, 5
1Denmark device
2Denmark dupreeh
3Denmark Xyp9x
4Denmark gla1ve
5Denmark Magisk
CDenmark zonic
Fnatic
1Sweden KRIMZ
2Sweden JW
3Sweden flusha
4Sweden Golden
5Sweden Lekr0
CSweden Jumpy

For "News and Roster Changes" Click here.

1 February 2nd - Denmark Kjaerbye transfers from Astralis to North. [1]
2 February 5th - Canada NAF transfers to Team Liquid, replacing United States jdm64. [2]
3 February 6th - Virtus.pro bench Poland TaZ, Poland MICHU will stand-in for the event while on a one month loan. [3]
4 February 6th - Gambit Esports sign Russia seized to replace Kazakhstan fitch. [4]
5 February 7th - Astralis sign Denmark Magisk. [5]
6 February 8th - Norway jkaem joins Renegades as a long-term stand-in. [6]
7 February 13th - Heroic bring Norway RUBINO into the active lineup, with Denmark es3tag being benched. [7]
8 February 16th - Estonia HS is hired by HellRaisers to replace Jordan ISSAA due to visa issues. [8]
9 February 18th - Jordan ISSAA's visa issues are resolved and he is now able to play with HellRaisers. [9]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

#TeamMatchesRoundsRDRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5
1.FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan3 - 0102 - 51+51TYLOOTYLOO
2:0
Cloud9Cloud9
2:0
Natus VincereNatus Vincere
2:1
1.G2 EsportsG2 Esports G2 Esports3 - 0113 - 86+27RenegadesRenegades
2:0
AstralisAstralis
2:1
mousesportsmousesports
2:1
3.SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming3 - 1136 - 92+44MVP PKMVP PK
2:0
mousesportsmousesports
1:2
Cloud9Cloud9
2:0
Natus VincereNatus Vincere
2:0
3.AstralisAstralis Astralis3 - 1142 - 107+35Team LiquidTeam Liquid
2:1
G2 EsportsG2 Esports
1:2
Gambit EsportsGambit Esports
2:0
HeroicHeroic
2:0
3.Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid3 - 1147 - 138+9AstralisAstralis
1:2
RenegadesRenegades
2:1
Virtus.proVirtus.pro
2:0
mousesportsmousesports
2:1
6.mousesportsmousesports mousesports3 - 2213 - 194+19Virtus.proVirtus.pro
2:1
SK GamingSK Gaming
2:1
G2 EsportsG2 Esports
1:2
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
1:2
Cloud9Cloud9
2:0
6.Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus Vincere3 - 2173 - 161+12HellRaisersHellRaisers
2:0
Gambit EsportsGambit Esports
2:1
FaZe ClanFaZe Clan
1:2
SK GamingSK Gaming
0:2
HeroicHeroic
2:1
6.RenegadesRenegades Renegades3 - 2140 - 1400G2 EsportsG2 Esports
0:2
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
1:2
FnaticFnatic
2:0
TYLOOTYLOO
2:0
HellRaisersHellRaisers
2:0
9.Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud92 - 3118 - 123-5HeroicHeroic
2:0
FaZe ClanFaZe Clan
0:2
SK GamingSK Gaming
0:2
Virtus.proVirtus.pro
2:0
mousesportsmousesports
0:2
9.HellRaisersHellRaisers HellRaisers2 - 3140 - 150-10Natus VincereNatus Vincere
0:2
HeroicHeroic
0:2
MVP PKMVP PK
2:0
Gambit EsportsGambit Esports
2:1
RenegadesRenegades
0:2
9.HeroicHeroic Heroic2 - 3130 - 152-22Cloud9Cloud9
0:2
HellRaisersHellRaisers
2:0
TYLOOTYLOO
2:0
AstralisAstralis
0:2
Natus VincereNatus Vincere
1:2
12.Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit Esports1 - 3133 - 152-19FnaticFnatic
2:1
Natus VincereNatus Vincere
1:2
AstralisAstralis
0:2
HellRaisersHellRaisers
1:2
12.Virtus.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro1 - 3118 - 157-39mousesportsmousesports
1:2
MVP PKMVP PK
2:1
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
0:2
Cloud9Cloud9
0:2
12.TYLOOTYLOO TYLOO1 - 383 - 122-39FaZe ClanFaZe Clan
0:2
FnaticFnatic
2:0
HeroicHeroic
0:2
RenegadesRenegades
0:2
15.FnaticFnatic Fnatic0 - 387 - 107-20Gambit EsportsGambit Esports
1:2
TYLOOTYLOO
0:2
RenegadesRenegades
0:2
15.MVP PKMVP PK MVP PK0 - 375 - 118-43SK GamingSK Gaming
0:2
Virtus.proVirtus.pro
1:2
HellRaisersHellRaisers
0:2

Detailed Results[edit]

Round 1[edit]

Round 1 Matches
C9 Cloud9Cloud9
February 17, 2018 - 10:00 EET
1614
2
11
0
169
7
614
8
 
 
 
 
2
0HeroicHeroic Heroic
SK SK GamingSK Gaming
February 17, 2018 - 10:00 EET
1610
6
55
0
166
10
910
1
 
 
 
 
2
0MVP PKMVP PK MVP.PK
Fnatic FnaticFnatic
February 17, 2018 - 13:00 EET
1610
6
58
3
66
0
916
7
112
9
1316
3
1
2Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit
FaZe FaZe ClanFaZe Clan
February 17, 2018 - 13:00 EET
1613
3
22
0
1610
6
56
1
 
 
 
 
2
0TYLOOTYLOO TYLOO
G2 G2 EsportsG2 Esports
February 17, 2018 - 15:40 EET
1610
6
58
3
1613
3
22
0
 
 
 
 
2
0RenegadesRenegades RNG
Na`Vi Natus VincereNatus Vincere
February 17, 2018 - 17:00 EET
166
10
913
4
169
7
66
0
 
 
 
 
2
0HellRaisersHellRaisers HR
mouz mousesportsmousesports
February 17, 2018 - 18:30 EET
18720
810
31722
128
169
7
67
1
167
9
89
1
2
1Virtus.proVirtus.pro VP
Astralis AstralisAstralis
February 17, 2018 - 20:30 EET
1612
4
34
1
139
4
616
10
169
7
67
1
2
1Team LiquidTeam Liquid Liquid

Round 2[edit]

High[edit]
Round 2 High Matches
SK SK GamingSK Gaming
February 18, 2018 - 17:40 EET
148
6
716
9
169
7
611
5
106
4
916
7
1
2mousesportsmousesports mouz
Na`Vi Natus VincereNatus Vincere
February 18, 2018 - 17:30 EET
137
6
816
8
168
8
713
6
168
8
79
2
2
1Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit
G2 G2 EsportsG2 Esports
February 18, 2018 - 21:45 EET
167
9
810
2
125
7
1016
6
1612
4
37
4
2
1AstralisAstralis Astralis
FaZe FaZe ClanFaZe Clan
February 18, 2018 - 22:00 EET
1614
2
11
0
169
7
68
2
 
 
 
 
2
0Cloud9Cloud9 C9
Low[edit]
Round 2 Low Matches
Fnatic FnaticFnatic
February 18, 2018 - 10:00 EET
107
3
816
8
1671
80
2819
27
 
 
 
 
0
2TYLOOTYLOO TYLOO
HR HellRaisersHellRaisers
February 18, 2018 - 10:00 EET
94
5
1116
5
1772
80
1819
37
 
 
 
 
0
2HeroicHeroic Heroic
VP Virtus.proVirtus.pro
February 18, 2018 - 13:20 EET
1612
4
35
2
1661
90
2919
26
221103
431
03419
1011
2
1MVP PKMVP PK MVP.PK
RNG RenegadesRenegades
February 18, 2018 - 13:45 EET
126
6
916
7
1611
5
47
3
63
3
1216
4
1
2Team LiquidTeam Liquid Liquid

Round 3[edit]

High[edit]
Round 3 High Matches
G2 G2 EsportsG2 Esports
February 19, 2018 - 16:00 EET
22
0
1316
3
1953
101
01015
05
169
7
612
6
2
1mousesportsmousesports mouz
FaZe FaZe ClanFaZe Clan
February 19, 2018 - 18:45 EET
169
7
66
0
65
1
1016
6
167
9
812
4
2
1Natus VincereNatus Vincere Na`Vi
Mid[edit]
Round 3 Mid Matches
Liquid Team LiquidTeam Liquid
February 19, 2018 - 10:00 EET
169
7
67
1
166
10
910
1
 
 
 
 
2
0Virtus.proVirtus.pro VP
C9 Cloud9Cloud9
February 19, 2018 - 13:00 EET
86
2
916
7
75
2
1016
6
 
 
 
 
0
2SK GamingSK Gaming SK
Heroic HeroicHeroic
February 19, 2018 - 13:00 EET
167
9
814
6
1610
6
56
1
 
 
 
 
2
0TYLOOTYLOO TYLOO
Astralis AstralisAstralis
February 19, 2018 - 15:40 EET
1612
4
313
10
1610
6
58
3
 
 
 
 
2
0Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit
Low[edit]
Round 3 Low Matches
RNG RenegadesRenegades
February 19, 2018 - 10:00 EET
163
13
1214
2
168
8
714
7
 
 
 
 
2
0FnaticFnatic Fnatic
HR HellRaisersHellRaisers
February 19, 2018 - 19:40 EET
169
7
67
1
169
7
610
4
 
 
 
 
2
0MVP PKMVP PK MVP.PK

Round 4[edit]

High[edit]
Round 4 High Matches
Liquid Team LiquidTeam Liquid
February 20, 2018 - 14:40 EET
1741
111
21119
24
169
7
611
5
1612
4
312
9
2
1mousesportsmousesports mouz
Na`Vi Natus VincereNatus Vincere
February 20, 2018 - 19:15 EET
127
5
816
8
76
1
916
7
 
 
 
 
0
2SK GamingSK Gaming SK
Astralis AstralisAstralis
February 20, 2018 - 19:15 EET
168
8
711
4
1611
5
44
0
 
 
 
 
2
0HeroicHeroic Heroic
Low[edit]
Round 4 Low Matches
VP Virtus.proVirtus.pro
February 20, 2018 - 12:00 EET
65
1
1016
6
33
0
1216
4
 
 
 
 
0
2Cloud9Cloud9 C9
TYLOO TYLOOTYLOO
February 20, 2018 - 12:00 EET
76
1
916
7
134
9
1116
5
 
 
 
 
0
2RenegadesRenegades RNG
Gambit Gambit EsportsGambit Esports
February 20, 2018 - 15:00 EET
85
3
1016
6
169
7
610
4
105
5
1016
6
1
2HellRaisersHellRaisers HR

Round 5[edit]

Round 5 Matches
RNG RenegadesRenegades
February 21, 2018 - 12:00 EET
166
10
913
4
1611
5
48
4
 
 
 
 
2
0HellRaisersHellRaisers HR
Na`Vi Natus VincereNatus Vincere
February 21, 2018 - 15:00 EET
168
8
714
7
1111
0
416
12
1611
5
44
0
2
1HeroicHeroic Heroic
C9 Cloud9Cloud9
February 21, 2018 - 19:15 EET
143
11
1216
4
1691
60
2619
29
 
 
 
 
0
2mousesportsmousesports mouz


Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
mousesportsmousesports mousesports
2
February 23, 2018 - 16:10 EET
169
7
67
1
1611
5
411
7
 
 
 
 
G2 EsportsG2 Esports G2 Esports
0
Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid
2
February 23, 2018 - 10:00 EET
97
2
816
8
22512
1022
121020
115
1614
2
17
6
SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming
1
Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus Vincere
2
February 23, 2018 - 19:40 EET
107
3
816
8
167
9
814
6
1611
5
45
1
AstralisAstralis Astralis
1
FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan
2
February 23, 2018 - 14:00 EET
168
8
713
6
1611
5
44
0
 
 
 
 
RenegadesRenegades Renegades
0
Semifinals
mousesportsmousesports mousesports
2
February 24, 2018 - 15:00 EET
1611
5
47
3
40
4
1516
1
168
8
79
2
Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid
1
Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus Vincere
2
February 24, 2018 - 18:40 EET
137
6
816
8
1610
6
57
2
169
7
67
1
FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan
1
Grand Final
mousesportsmousesports mousesports
2
February 25, 2018 - 21:30 EET
74
3
1116
5
221123
411
01418
0211
1611
5
49
5
Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus Vincere
1
3rd Place Match
Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid
2
February 25, 2018 - 17:00 EET
1612
4
33
0
26120221
33111
2113328
222012
1612
4
34
1
FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan
1

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