GrandMasters 2019 Season 1 - Americas

[e][h]GrandMasters 2019 Season 1 - Americas
League Information
Series:
Server:
Americas Americas
Type:
Online
Format:
Group Stage:
Double Round Robin
Playoffs:
Single Elimination
Start Date:
2019-05-17
End Date:
2019-07-14
Number of Players:
16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

GrandMasters 2019 is the new Premier League of Blizzard.

Information[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Standard Mode
  • Specialist
  • Group Stage:
    • Two Groups of 8 players
    • Double Round Robin
    • All matches Bo3
    • The top three from division group advance to the Playoffs
      • 1st advance to the Semifinals
      • 2nd-3rd advance to the Quarterfinals
  • Playoffs:
    • Single Elimination
    • All matches are a Bo3 except the final is a Bo5

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

61,000 USD are spread among the players as seen below:

Playoffs prize money
Place Prize
A11st $2,000
A22nd $1,500
A33 - 4th $1,000
A55 - 6th $500
Group Stage winnings
Player Matches Winnings
W L
USA Fr0zen
12 2 $6,000
USA Dog
10 4 $5,000
Canada Monsanto
10 4 $4,500
Canada Eddie
9 5 $4,500
Canada Purple
8 6 $4,000
Argentina PNC
7 7 $3,500
Brazil Rase
7 7 $3,500
USA StrifeCro
7 7 $3,500
USA justsaiyan
6 8 $3,000
USA muzzy
6 8 $3,000
Argentina Nalguidan
6 8 $3,000
USA Amnesiac
6 8 $2,000
USA bloodyface
5 9 $2,500
USA ETC
5 9 $2,500
USA Firebat
4 10 $2,000
USA Zalae
4 10 $1,500
  • In addition to the Playoff prize money, the winning player will receive $500 USD for each Match win during the Group Stage.
  • Penality:
    • Week 5 Day 3:
      • USA Amnesiac was in violation of rule "7.6 Failure to check in on time" due to not showing up for their scheduled match. The penalty for this infraction is a Season 1 prize deduction of $1,000 USD and a match loss.
    • Week 6 Deck submission:
      • Canada Monsanto was in violation of rule "7.2 Failure to Submit Deck List" due to submitting decks in the incorrect order. The penalty for this infraction is a Season 1 prize deduction of $500 USD.
    • Week 7 Deck submission:
      • USA Zalae was in violation of rule "7.2 Failure to Submit Deck List" due to submitting their decks late. The penalty for this infraction is a Season 1 prize deduction of $500 USD.

Participants[edit]

Division A[edit]

USA Fr0zen

Top Prize-Money Earner
USA StrifeCro

Top Prize-Money Earner
USA bloodyface

Top Points Earner
USA Firebat

Top Prize-Money Earner
Argentina PNC

Top Points Earner
Canada Eddie 1

Top Points Earner
USA Amnesiac

Top Points Earner
USA Muzzy

Top Points Earner
1 seohyun628 has changed ID to Eddie

Division B[edit]

Brazil Rase

Top Points Earner
USA ETC

Top Points Earner
Canada Monsanto

Top Points Earner
USA justsaiyan

Top Points Earner
USA Dog

Top Prize-Money Earner
USA Zalae

Legends Spot
Canada Purple

Top Prize-Money Earner
Argentina Nalguidan

Legends Spot

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Division A[edit]

Division A
1. USA Fr0zen 12-2 26-12
2. Canada Eddie 9-5 21-14
3. Argentina PNC 7-7 17-19
4. USA StrifeCro 7-7 17-15
5. USA Amnesiac 6-8 15-21
6. USA muzzy 6-8 18-17
7. USA bloodyface 5-9 15-21
8. USA Firebat 4-10 12-21

Division B[edit]

Division B
1. USA Dog 10-4 21-12
2. Canada Monsanto 10-4 21-15
3. Canada Purple 8-6 19-16
4. Brazil Rase 7-7 19-16
5. Argentina Nalguidan 6-8 18-19
6. USA justsaiyan 6-8 13-17
7. USA ETC 5-9 13-22
8. USA Zalae 4-10 13-20

For more detailed results click here.


Playoffs[edit]

Group A[edit]

Initial Match
 Canada Monsanto
0
Monsanto
PNC
July 12, 2019 - 21:00 CEST
Rogue
Mage
Rogue
Mage
 Argentina PNC
2
Winners Match
 Argentina PNC
0
PNC
Fr0zen
July 12, 2019 - 22:00 CEST
Mage
Rogue
Mage
Rogue
 USA Fr0zen
2


Decider Match
 Argentina PNC
2
PNC
Monsanto
July 12, 2019 - 23:00 CEST
Mage
Rogue
Mage
Rogue
 Canada Monsanto
0
Qualified
 USA Fr0zen
 Argentina PNC

Group B[edit]

Initial Match
 Canada Eddie
2
Eddie
Purple
July 13, 2019 - 21:00 CEST
Paladin
Warrior
Paladin
Warrior
 Canada Purple
0
Winners Match
 Canada Eddie
2
Eddie
Dog
July 13, 2019 - 22:00 CEST
Paladin
Rogue
Paladin
Rogue
 USA Dog
0


Decider Match
 USA Dog
0
Dog
Purple
July 13, 2019 - 21:00 CEST3
Rogue
Warrior
Rogue
Warrior
 Canada Purple
2
Qualified
 Canada Eddie
 Canada Purple

Grand Finals[edit]

Semifinals
 USA Fr0zen
0
Fr0zen
Purple
July 14, 2019 - 21:00 CEST
Rogue
Warrior
Rogue
Warrior
 Canada Purple
2
 Canada Eddie
0
Eddie
PNC
July 14, 2019 - 22:00 CEST
Paladin
Mage
Paladin
Mage
 Argentina PNC
2
Finals
 Canada Purple
0
Purple
PNC
July 14, 2019 - 23:00 CEST
Warrior
Mage
Warrior
Mage
Warrior
Mage
 Argentina PNC
3

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