StarSeries & i-League CS:GO Season 6

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[e][h]StarSeries & i-League CS:GO Season 6
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Ukraine Kiev
Teams:
16
Prize Pool:
$300,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-10-07
End Date:
2018-10-14
Liquipedia Tier:
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Maps
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The StarSeries & i-League returns for its 6th Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Season. The tournament once again features a $300,000 USD prize pool, but returns to the best-of-one swiss system for the group stage, while bringing in a best-of-five grand final.

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: October 7th - 11th, 2018
    • 16 Team Swiss System Format
    • All matches are Bo1
    • 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
    • Teams are drawn randomly for first round match-ups
  • 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: October 12th - 14th, 2018
    • Single-Elimination Bracket
    • All matches (excl. the final) are Bo3
    • The Grand Final is Bo5

Prize Pool[edit]

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

Participants[edit]

BIG [1]
1Germany gob b 
2Germany tabseN 
3Germany nex 
4Germany tiziaN 
5United Kingdom smooya 
CGermany LEGIJA 
ENCE eSports [1]
1Finland allu 
2Finland Aleksib 
3Finland sergej 
4Finland Aerial 
5Finland xseveN 
CFinland Twista 
Gambit Esports [2]
1Russia Dosia 
2Kazakhstan AdreN 
3Kazakhstan mou 
4Russia mir 
5 TBD 
CUkraine B1ad3 
HellRaisers [2]
1Ukraine ANGE1 
2Ukraine bondik 
3Hungary DeadFox 
4Turkey woxic 
5Jordan ISSAA 
CUkraine Johnta 
North [2]
1Denmark MSL 
2Denmark aizy 
3Denmark valde 
4Denmark Kjaerbye 
5Denmark niko 
CDenmark ave 
Renegades [2]
1Australia AZR 
2Australia jks 
3Australia USTILO 
4USA Nifty 
5Norway jkaem 
CUSA Ryu 
Vega Squadron5 [2]
1Russia chopper 
2Ukraine jR 
3Russia hutji 
4Ukraine crush 
5Russia tonyblack 
CRussia Fierce 
TBD5 [2]
1 TBD 
2 TBD 
3 TBD 
4 TBD 
5 TBD 
1 August 14th - Due to unspecified reasons, StarLadder announce that 4 of the invite slots will be distributed to the European (3 slots) and North American (1 slot) qualifiers. [3]
2 August 31st - Denmark sycrone leaves Sprout. [4]
3 September 10th - Sprout add Germany faveN. [5]
4 Septemer 18th - Gambit Esports benches Kazakhstan Hobbit. [6]
5 September 19th - Ninjas in Pyjamas and Fnatic withdraw from the tournament due to busy schedules, Vega Squadron are invited as one of the replacement teams. [7]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Overview[edit]

#TeamMatchesRoundsRDRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5
-. BIG - -
-. ENCE eSports - -
-. Vega Squadron - -
-. Gambit Esports - -
-. HellRaisers - -
-. North - -
-. Renegades - -
-. Fragsters - -
-. The Imperial - -
-. Sprout - -
-. OpTic Gaming - -
-. NRG Esports - -
-. compLexity Gaming - -
-. TyLoo - -
-. CyberZen - -
-. TBD - -

Detailed Results[edit]

Round 1[edit]
Round 1 Matches
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Round 2[edit]
High[edit]
Round 2 High Matches
TBD -- TBD
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Low[edit]
Round 2 Low Matches
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
Round 3[edit]
High[edit]
Round 3 High Matches
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
Mid[edit]
Round 3 Mid Matches
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
Low[edit]
Round 3 Low Matches
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
Round 4[edit]
High[edit]
Round 4 High Matches
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
Low[edit]
Round 4 Low Matches
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
Round 5[edit]
Round 5 Matches
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD
TBD -- TBD

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Semifinals
 
 
 
 
Grand Final
 
 


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