ESL One Katowice 2019

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[e][h]ESL One Katowice 2019
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Poland Katowice
Venue:
Teams:
12
Format:
Round robin Group Stage
Double-Elimination Playoff
Prize Pool:
$300,000 USD
Start Date:
2019-02-19
End Date:
2019-02-24
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Upcoming Matches
Secret vs. OG
February 19, 2019 - 11:00 UTC
ESL One Katowice 2019
Mski vs. FTD
February 19, 2019 - 11:00 UTC
ESL One Katowice 2019
Gambit vs. FWD
February 19, 2019 - 11:00 UTC
ESL One Katowice 2019
TBD vs. TBD
February 19, 2019 - 13:20 UTC
ESL One Katowice 2019
Fnatic vs. Aster
February 19, 2019 - 16:00 UTC
ESL One Katowice 2019

After a successful first edition, ESL One returns to Katowice with ESL One Katowice 2019. Between February 19-24, 2019, twelve teams will fight for a piece of the $300,000 USD prize pool. The main event, held on the last three days of the event, will take place at the Spodek Arena.[1]

Format[edit]

  • Qualifier and invites
    • Twelve Teams:
      • Eight invites
      • One team each from the four regional qualifiers
  • Group Stage
    • Will be played from February 19-21
    • Two groups, six teams each
    • Bo2 round robin
    • Top two teams advance to the Upper Bracket of the playoffs
    • 3rd and 4th placed teams advance to the Lower Bracket
    • Bottom two teams from either group are eliminated
    • Tiebreaker rules apply in order:
      1. Direct points between tied teams
      2. Neustadtl Score (Explanation)
      3. Number of wins overall
      4. Number of wins between tied teams
      5. Time coefficient
      6. Coin toss
  • Playoffs
    • Will be played from February 22-24 in Spodek Arena in front of live audience
    • Double Elimination
    • Except grand finals, All games are played in Bo3 Series
    • Grand finals is played in a Bo5 Series

Broadcast Talent[edit]

The talent for the English broadcast was announced on January 28, 2019.[2]

  • Desk Host:
  • Reporter:
    • Netherlands Sheever (Jorien van der Heijden)
  • Analysts:
  • Host:
    • Philippines Eri (Eri Neeman)

Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool for this tournament is $300,000 USD.[1]

Participating Teams[edit]

Team Secret[3]
1Poland Nisha 
2Malaysia MidOne 
3Sweden zai 
4Jordan YapzOr 
5Estonia Puppey 
CSouth Korea SunBhie 
Ninjas in Pyjamas[4]
1Denmark Ace 
2Germany Fata 
3Israel 33 
4Macedonia Saksa 
5United States ppd 
OG[5]
1Russia iLTW 
2Finland Topson 
3France 7ckngMad 
4Finland JerAx 
5Denmark N0tail 
CRomania ppasarel 
Chaos Esports Club1[6]
1Brazil hFn 
2Romania w33 
3Brazil tavo 
4Brazil Kingrd 
5Denmark MISERY 
CUnited Kingdom TeaGuvnor 
Fnatic[7]
1South Korea MP 
2Philippines Abed 
3Singapore iceiceice 
4Philippines DJ 
5Thailand Jabz 
CSouth Korea DuBu 
Alliance[8]
1Germany qojqva 
2Sweden miCKe 
3Sweden Boxi 
4Norway Taiga 
5Sweden iNSaNiA 
CSweden Loda 
Team Aster[9]
1China Sylar 
2China loveyouloveme 
3China Xxs 
4China BoBoKa 
5China Fenrir 
CChina BurNIng 
Forward Gaming[10]
1Ukraine Resolut1on 
2Pakistan YawaR 
3United States UNiVeRsE 
4United States MSS 
5United States SVG 
CCanada Aui_2000 
1 PaiN Gaming is signed by Chaos Esports Club.[11]
2 China Qualifier winner EHOME forfeited their spot due to a schedule conflict (MDL Macau 2019). The runner-up For The Dream is qualified instead.[12]
3 SEA Qualifier winner TNC Predator withdrew from the event due to a combination of visa troubles and scheduling conflicts and were replaced by Mineski.[13][14]
4 Malaysia Ahjit joins Mineski on January 23rd, 2019.[15]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Standings
. Team Secret -
. Gambit Esports -
. For The Dream -
. OG -
. Forward Gaming -
. Mineski -

Group A Cross Table[edit]

Group B Cross Table[edit]


Matches[edit]

Feb 19th[edit]

Series A1[edit]
Series A1
Secret -
February 19, 2019 - 12:00 CET
- OG
Gambit -
February 19, 2019 - 12:00 CET
- FWD
Mski -
February 19, 2019 - 12:00 CET
- FTD
Series A2[edit]
Series A2
-
February 19, 2019 - 14:20 CET
-
-
February 19, 2019 - 14:20 CET
-
-
February 19, 2019 - 14:20 CET
-
Series B1[edit]
Series B1
NiP -
February 19, 2019 - 17:00 CET
- [A]
Fnatic -
February 19, 2019 - 17:00 CET
- Aster
Chaos -
February 19, 2019 - 17:00 CET
- coL
Series B2[edit]
Series B2
-
February 19, 2019 - 19:20 CET
-
-
February 19, 2019 - 19:20 CET
-
-
February 19, 2019 - 19:20 CET
-

Feb 20th[edit]

Series A3[edit]
Series A3
-
February 20, 2019 - 12:00 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 12:00 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 12:00 CET
-
Series A4[edit]
Series A4
-
February 20, 2019 - 14:20 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 14:20 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 14:20 CET
-
Series B3[edit]
Series B3
-
February 20, 2019 - 17:00 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 17:00 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 17:00 CET
-
Series B4[edit]
Series B4
-
February 20, 2019 - 19:20 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 19:20 CET
-
-
February 20, 2019 - 19:20 CET
-

Feb 21st[edit]

Series A5[edit]
Series A5
-
February 21, 2019 - 12:00 CET
-
-
February 21, 2019 - 12:00 CET
-
-
February 21, 2019 - 12:00 CET
-
Series B5[edit]
Series B5
-
February 21, 2019 - 14:40 CET
-
-
February 21, 2019 - 14:40 CET
-
-
February 21, 2019 - 14:40 CET
-

Playoffs[edit]

 

 

Upper Bracket R1
 Group A 1st Seed
 Group A 1st Seed
 Group B 2nd Seed
February 21, 2019 - 17:30 CET
 Group B 2nd Seed
 Group B 1st Seed
 Group B 1st Seed
 Group A 2nd Seed
February 21, 2019 - 17:30 CET
 Group A 2nd Seed
Upper Bracket Finals
 
TBD
TBD
February 23, 2019 - 15:50 CET
 
Lower Bracket R1
 Group A 3rd Seed
 Group A 3rd Seed
 Group B 4th Seed
February 22, 2019 - 12:00 CET
 Group B 4th Seed
 Group B 3rd Seed
 Group B 3rd Seed
 Group A 4th Seed
February 22, 2019 - 15:50 CET
 Group A 4th Seed
Lower Bracket R2
 
TBD
TBD
February 22, 2019 - 19:40 CET
 
 
TBD
TBD
February 23, 2019 - 12:00 CET
 
Lower Bracket R3
 
TBD
TBD
February 23, 2019 - 19:45 CET
 
Lower Bracket Finals
 
TBD
TBD
February 24, 2019 - 12:00 CET
 
Grand Finals
 
TBD
TBD
February 24, 2019 - 16:00 CET
 

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Hans Oelschlägel (2018-10-18). "Dota 2 returns to Poland with ESL One Katowice 2019 powered by Intel". eslgaming.com.
  2. ESLDota2 (28 January 2019). "Meet the voices of ESL One Katowice 2019!". Twitter.
  3. ESL Dota 2 (2018-11-26). "The Hamburg champions want to expand their ESL One legend!". twitter.com.
  4. ESL Dota 2 (2018-11-27). "Check your sodium levels! @Peterpandam will lead @NiPGaming's charge for the #ESLOne trophy in February!". twitter.com.
  5. ESL Dota 2 (2018-11-28). "The reigning TI Champions are coming to #ESLOne Katowice. Give it up for @OGesports!". twitter.com.
  6. ESL Dota 2 (2018-11-29). "They'll bring some of that Brazilian flair to #ESLOne Katowice 2019. Bem-vindo @paiNGamingBR!". twitter.com.
  7. ESL Dota 2 (2018-11-30). "Fresh off dominating the SEA Major qualifier, @FNATIC have also booked their ticket for #ESLOne Katowice 2019!". twitter.com.
  8. ESL Dota 2 (2018-12-01). "One of the most traditional names in #Dota2 will make the trip to #ESLOne Katowice 2019 in February.". twitter.com.
  9. ESL Dota 2 (2018-12-02). "Welcome @AsterCN!". twitter.com.
  10. ESL Dota 2 (2018-12-03). "NA in the 🏠!". twitter.com.
  11. Chaos Esports Club (2019-01-15). "Chaos sign paiN Gaming roster". twitter.com.
  12. ESL Dota2 (2019-01-16). "EHOME have forfeited their spot at #ESLOne Katowice". twitter.com.
  13. TNC Predator (2019-01-22). "We would like to inform everyone that we will be withdrawing from the ESL One Katowice 2019 LAN proper. We found conflicts upon processing our visa application in the midst of tournament and qualifier schedules.". twitter.com. Retrieved 2019-01-22.
  14. ESL Dota2 (2019-01-22). "🇵🇱⚙️ @MineskiProTeam will represent SEA at #ESLOne Katowice after both regional qualifier finalists faced visa issues. We're glad to see them again!". twitter.com. Retrieved 2019-01-22.
  15. KarY (23 January 2019). "AhJit joins Mineski, replaces the outgoing JT-". esportshaven.com. Retrieved 24 January 2019.