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2017 World Championship

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[e][h]2017 World Championship
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Game Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Wuhan
China Guangzhou
China Shanghai
China Beijing
Venue:
Wuhan Gymnasium
Guangzhou Gymnasium
Shanghai Oriental Sports Center
National Stadium (Bird's Nest)
Number of Teams:
24
Prize Pool:
$4,596,591 USD
Start Date:
2017-09-23
End Date:
2017-11-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Format[edit]

  • Qualifiers - August 26th - September 10th, 2017
    • Five Regional Finals
      • The winner of the Korea Regional Final will advance to the Group Stage.
      • The winners of the China, Europe, TW/HK/MO, and North America Regional Finals will advance to the Play-In Stage.
  • Play-In Stage 1 - September 23rd - September 26th, 2017 in China Wuhan
    • Twelve teams are divided into four groups where they play a Double Round Robin format.
      • All Matches are played in a Bo1.
      • The top two teams in each group advance to Play-in Stage 2.
      • The remaining teams are eliminated.
  • Play-In Stage 2 - September 28th - September 29th, 2017 in China Wuhan
    • Eight teams from Play-In Stage 1 are randomly paired for a Bo5.
      • The winner of each match advances to the Group Stage.
      • The loser of each match is eliminated.
  • Group Stage - October 5th - October 15th, 2017 in China Wuhan
    • Four teams from Play-In Stage 2 join twelve teams with direct entry from Korea, China, Europe, TW/HK/MO, North America, and Southeast Asia.
    • All sixteen teams are divided into four groups where they play a Double Round Robin format.
      • All Matches are played in a Bo1.
      • The top two teams in each group advance to the Knockout Stage.
      • The remaining teams are eliminated.
  • Knockout Stage - October 19th - November 4th, 2017 in China Guangzhou, China Shanghai, and China Beijing
    • Eight teams play-in a single elimination bracket over seven days.
      • All matches are Bo5.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Hosts:
    • Belgium Sjokz (Eefje Depoortere)
    • United States Dash (James Patterson)
    • United States Drakos (Daniel Drakos)

Prize Pool[edit]

The initial prize pool of the tournament was $2,250,000 USD.
An additional 25% of all Championship Ashe & Championship Ward skins are added to the total prize pool.
The current total prize pool (as of 3 November 2017) is $4,596,591 USD ($2,346,591 USD added).[1] [2]

* ahq e-Sports Club and EDward Gaming tied for 3rd place in Group A.

Participating Teams[edit]

Group Stage Teams[edit]

EDward Gaming
TopChina Mouse
Top
DNP
China Audi
JunglerChina Clearlove7
MiddleSouth Korea Scout
BotChina iBoy
SupportChina Meiko
Staff
EC5 - 8th 2016 World Championship
CSouth Korea NoFe
Main Roster
EC5 - 8th 2016 World Championship
Royal Never Give Up
TopChina Letme
JunglerChina Mlxg
Jungler
DNP
China Y1HAN
MiddleChina Xiaohu
BotChina Uzi
SupportChina Ming
Staff
EC5 - 8th 2016 World Championship
CTaiwan FireFox
Main Roster
EC5 - 8th 2016 World Championship
G2 Esports
TopSouth Korea Expect
JunglerSouth Korea Trick
MiddleCroatia Perkz
BotDenmark Zven
SupportSpain mithy
Support
DNP
Denmark Hoang
Staff
MC13 - 16th 2016 World Championship
CNetherlands YoungBuck
Main Roster
MC13 - 16th 2016 World Championship
Flash Wolves
TopTaiwan MMD
Top
DNP
Taiwan Cyo
JunglerTaiwan Karsa
MiddleTaiwan Maple
BotTaiwan Betty
SupportTaiwan SwordArT
Staff
EC5 - 8th 2015 World Championship
CTaiwan Steak
Main Roster
EC5 - 8th 2015 World Championship
ahq e-Sports Club
TopTaiwan Ziv
JunglerTaiwan Mountain
MiddleSingapore Chawy
MiddleTaiwan westdoor
BotTaiwan AN
SupportTaiwan Albis
Staff
EC5 - 8th 2015 World Championship
CTaiwan GreenTea
Main Roster
EC5 - 8th 2015 World Championship

Play-In Teams[edit]

Cloud9
TopSouth Korea Impact
Top
DNP
South Korea Ray
JunglerUnited States Contractz
MiddleDenmark Jensen
BotUnited States Sneaky
SupportCanada Smoothie
Staff
EC5 - 8th 2016 World Championship
CSouth Korea Reapered
Main Roster
EC5 - 8th 2016 World Championship
Fnatic
TopFrance sOAZ
JunglerDenmark Broxah
MiddleDenmark Caps
Middle
DNP
Netherlands Special
BotSweden Rekkles
SupportDenmark Jesiz
Staff
AA1st 2011 World Championship
CCanada Dylan
Main Roster
AA1st 2011 World Championship
Gambit Esports
TopUkraine PvPStejos
JunglerRussia Diamondprox
MiddleUkraine Kira
BotLatvia Blasting
Bot
DNP
Russia Tauren
SupportArmenia EDward
Staff
EC5 - 8th 2013 World Championship
CRussia Invi
Main Roster
EC5 - 8th 2013 World Championship
Team WE
TopChina 957
JunglerChina Condi
MiddleChina xiye
BotSouth Korea Mystic
SupportSouth Korea Ben
SupportSouth Korea Zero
Staff
EC5 - 8th 2012 World Championship
CSouth Korea Homme
Main Roster
EC5 - 8th 2012 World Championship
  • 1 September 23rd - South Korea Move Could not attend due to visa problems. South Korea Crash will replace him for the tournament.[3]

Substitutes[edit]

Substitutes Information
Team C. ID Replacing C. ID Description
1907 Fenerbahçe Esports1907 Fenerbahçe Esports South Korea Crash
South Korea Move Due to visa problems

Results[edit]

Play-In: Round 1[edit]

Group A
1.Team WETeam WE Team WE5-0
2.Lyon GamingLyon Gaming Lyon Gaming2-3
3.Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit Esports0-4


Group A
1.Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud94-0
2.Team oNe eSportsTeam oNe eSports Team oNe eSports1-3
3.Dire WolvesDire Wolves Dire Wolves1-3


Group A
1.FnaticFnatic Fnatic3-1
2.Young GenerationYoung Generation Young Generation2-2
3.Kaos Latin GamersKaos Latin Gamers Kaos Latin Gamers1-3


Group A
1.1907 Fenerbahçe Esports1907 Fenerbahçe Esports 1907 Fenerbahçe Esports3-1
2.Hong Kong AttitudeHong Kong Attitude Hong Kong Attitude3-1
3.RampageRampage Rampage0-4


 Click here for more information about the Play-In matches.

Play-In: Round 2[edit]

Play-In Knockouts
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
3
September 28, 2017 - 11:00 CST
Gnar Gragas Orianna Kalista Thresh
Camille Sejuani Syndra Tristana Alistar
24:47
Cho'Gath Sejuani Syndra Xayah Janna
Maokai Jarvan IV Orianna Varus Lulu
1:01:49
Shen Sejuani Orianna Twitch Janna
Cho'Gath Zac Jayce Tristana Lulu
27:35
Lyon GamingLyon Gaming Lyon Gaming
0
FnaticFnatic Fnatic
3
September 28, 2017 - 14:30 CST
Maokai Gragas Cassiopeia Xayah Janna
Shen Ezreal Kassadin Tristana Alistar
34:06
Shen Sejuani Cassiopeia Xayah Karma
Rumble Gragas Jayce Tristana Lulu
29:01
Galio Gragas Taliyah Sivir Rakan
Cho'Gath Sejuani Vladimir Xayah Janna
35:30
Hong Kong AttitudeHong Kong Attitude Hong Kong Attitude
0
1907 Fenerbahçe Esports1907 Fenerbahçe Esports 1907 Fenerbahçe Esports
3
September 29, 2017 - 11:00 CST
Maokai Gragas Taliyah Kalista Morgana
Shen Sejuani Syndra Xayah Lulu
28:36
Cho'Gath Jarvan IV Corki Xayah Rakan
Maokai Rek'Sai Galio Varus Lulu
38:11
Gnar Gragas Syndra Twitch Janna
Sejuani Olaf LeBlanc Tristana Braum
42:22
Jarvan IV Gragas Aurelion Sol Kog'Maw Janna
Maokai Rek'Sai Orianna Tristana Karma
26:42
Team oNe eSportsTeam oNe eSports Team oNe eSports
1
Team WETeam WE Team WE
3
September 29, 2017 - 15:00 CST
Rumble Jarvan IV Galio Kog'Maw Taric
Cho'Gath Gragas Corki Varus Lulu
25:20
Maokai Ezreal Corki Tristana Janna
Cho'Gath Lee Sin Syndra Varus Lulu
32:25
Maokai Gragas Jayce Xayah Janna
Galio Lee Sin LeBlanc Tristana Rakan
26:18
Young GenerationYoung Generation Young Generation
0
Qualified for Group Stage
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
FnaticFnatic Fnatic
1907 Fenerbahçe Esports1907 Fenerbahçe Esports 1907 Fenerbahçe Esports
Team WETeam WE Team WE


 Click here for more information about the Play-In matches.

Group Stage[edit]

Group A
1.SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T16-1
2.Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud93-4
3.ahq e-Sports Clubahq e-Sports Club ahq e-Sports Club2-4
3.EDward GamingEDward Gaming EDward Gaming2-4


Group A
1.Longzhu GamingLongzhu Gaming Longzhu Gaming6-0
2.FnaticFnatic Fnatic2-4
3.GAM EsportsGAM Esports GAM Esports2-4
4.ImmortalsImmortals Immortals2-4



Group A
1.Team WETeam WE Team WE5-1
2.Misfits GamingMisfits Gaming Misfits Gaming3-3
3.Team SoloMidTeam SoloMid Team SoloMid3-3
4.Flash WolvesFlash Wolves Flash Wolves1-5


 Click here for more information about the Group Stage matches.

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1
3
October 20, 2017 - 16:00 CST
Jayce Sejuani Galio Caitlyn Trundle
Rumble Jarvan IV Ryze Tristana Taric
25:10
Cho'Gath Jarvan IV Corki Kog'Maw Taric
Gnar Sejuani Karma Tristana Blitzcrank
26:10
Jayce Gragas Taliyah Vayne Lulu
Jarvan IV Ivern Orianna Tristana Leona
40:35
Trundle Jarvan IV Ryze Tristana Braum
Cho'Gath Sejuani Karma Sivir Alistar
37:22
Jayce Jarvan IV Taliyah Tristana Tahm Kench
Shen Sejuani Syndra Varus Thresh
37:46
MVP: Faker
Match was played in Guangzhou
Misfits GamingMisfits Gaming Misfits Gaming
2
Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up Royal Never Give Up
3
October 21, 2017 - 16:00 CST
Cho'Gath Sejuani Ryze Tristana Soraka
Trundle Gragas Taliyah Sivir Janna
43:12
Maokai Jarvan IV Syndra Tristana Soraka
Cho'Gath Sejuani Taliyah Vayne Janna
44:47
Cho'Gath Jarvan IV Galio Kog'Maw Morgana
Gnar Sejuani Malzahar Tristana Karma
54:45
Shen Jarvan IV Corki Twitch Soraka
Gnar Sejuani Galio Varus Taric
40:08
MVP: Uzi
Match was played in Guangzhou
FnaticFnatic Fnatic
1
Longzhu GamingLongzhu Gaming Longzhu Gaming
0
October 19, 2017 - 16:00 CST
Jax Jarvan IV Syndra Xayah Thresh
Kennen Sejuani Malzahar Tristana Rakan
44:28
Cho'Gath Jarvan IV Orianna Varus Lulu
Shen Sejuani Taliyah Tristana Taric
29:41
Trundle Gragas Taliyah Varus Rakan
Shen Sejuani Lissandra Tristana Taric
33:52
MVP: Crown
Match was played in Guangzhou
Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy Samsung Galaxy
3
Team WETeam WE Team WE
3
October 22, 2017 - 16:00 CST
Cho'Gath Gragas Corki Kog'Maw Janna
Shen Jarvan IV Aurelion Sol Caitlyn Lulu
54:11
Maokai Sejuani Corki Kog'Maw Karma
Singed Jarvan IV Orianna Tristana Taric
32:04
Cho'Gath Maokai Jayce Caitlyn Lulu
Singed Jarvan IV Taliyah Tristana Janna
24:56
Cho'Gath Jarvan IV Taliyah Kog'Maw Rakan
Trundle Sejuani Orianna Xayah Taric
33:11
Gnar Gragas Galio Kog'Maw Janna
Shen Sejuani Orianna Caitlyn Lulu
33:07
MVP: 957
Match was played in Guangzhou
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
2
Semifinals
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1
3
October 28, 2017 - 15:30 CST
Gangplank Zac Galio Tristana Blitzcrank
Shen Sejuani Malzahar Twitch Janna
38:43
Camille Gragas Galio Varus Leona
Gnar Nocturne Malzahar Twitch Rakan
30:46
Camille Zac Galio Tristana Lulu
Maokai Sejuani Ryze Vayne Taric
23:25
Gnar Gragas Galio Kog'Maw Lulu
Rumble Jarvan IV Ryze Twitch Soraka
32:47
Gnar Jarvan IV Galio Caitlyn Lulu
Shen Lee Sin Corki Tristana Taric
41:00
MVP: Faker
Match was played in Shanghai
Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up Royal Never Give Up
2
Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy Samsung Galaxy
3
October 29, 2017 - 15:30 CST
Kennen Jarvan IV Taliyah Tristana Taric
Shen Gragas Kassadin Xayah Rakan
27:25
Gnar Gragas Malzahar Varus Janna
Rumble Jarvan IV Galio Twitch Taric
28:23
Shen Gragas Taliyah Varus Taric
Cho'Gath Jarvan IV Orianna Tristana Karma
36:44
Gnar Lee Sin Galio Varus Rakan
Kennen Jarvan IV Taliyah Kog'Maw Taric
32:10
MVP: CoreJJ
Match was played in Shanghai
Team WETeam WE Team WE
1
Finals
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1
0
November 04, 2017 - 15:00 CST
Gnar Gragas Cassiopeia Varus Lulu
Kennen Zac Malzahar Xayah Janna
37:20
Yasuo Gragas Ryze Varus Lulu
Gnar Jarvan IV Malzahar Xayah Janna
34:37
Trundle Gragas Karma Tristana Leona
Cho'Gath Sejuani Malzahar Varus Lulu
40:18
MVP: Ruler
Match was played in Beijing
Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy Samsung Galaxy
3


Additional Data[edit]

Statistics[edit]

PicksBlue SideRed SideBansPicks & Bans
ChampionWLWR%TWLWRWLWR%T%TPlayed ByPlayed WithPlayed Vs.
1Tristana Tristana74373750.00%58.27%24131154.17%50242648.00%86.30%8264.57%
1907 Fenerbahçe Esports1907 Fenerbahçe Esports7 (3-4)Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up5 (4-1)Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy5 (4-1)FnaticFnatic5 (3-2)SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T15 (2-3)
Lulu 21 (8-13)Sejuani 19 (10-9)Maokai 18 (9-9)Jarvan IV 14 (9-5)Cho'Gath 14 (6-8)
Janna 26 (6-20)Gragas 24 (10-14)Sejuani 22 (11-11)Xayah 22 (11-11)Varus 18 (11-7)
2Gragas Gragas64392560.94%50.39%40261465.00%24131154.17%1411.02%7861.42%
Team WETeam WE9 (9-0)1907 Fenerbahçe Esports1907 Fenerbahçe Esports7 (6-1)SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T17 (2-5)Longzhu GamingLongzhu Gaming4 (3-1)Hong Kong AttitudeHong Kong Attitude4 (1-3)
Janna 20 (17-3)Xayah 15 (10-5)Lulu 15 (5-10)Varus 14 (7-7)Cho'Gath 12 (9-3)
Sejuani 26 (14-12)Tristana 24 (14-10)Lulu 16 (9-7)Shen 15 (11-4)Cho'Gath 14 (9-5)
3Lulu Lulu64253939.06%50.39%27101737.04%37152240.54%118.66%7559.06%
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T19 (4-5)1907 Fenerbahçe Esports1907 Fenerbahçe Esports5 (2-3)Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy4 (3-1)EDward GamingEDward Gaming4 (2-2)GAM EsportsGAM Esports4 (2-2)
Tristana 21 (8-13)Cho'Gath 20 (7-13)Sejuani 15 (7-8)Maokai 15 (6-9)Gragas 15 (5-10)
Janna 39 (10-29)Sejuani 18 (5-13)Cho'Gath 16 (7-9)Gragas 16 (7-9)Maokai 15 (8-7)
4Sejuani Sejuani63313249.21%49.61%35191654.29%28121642.86%2318.11%8667.72%
Cloud9Cloud97 (5-2)Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy6 (4-2)FnaticFnatic6 (3-3)Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up5 (5-0)Misfits GamingMisfits Gaming5 (2-3)
Cho'Gath 20 (10-10)Tristana 19 (10-9)Janna 16 (11-5)Lulu 15 (7-8)Shen 13 (8-5)
Gragas 26 (12-14)Jarvan IV 24 (11-13)Tristana 22 (11-11)Lulu 18 (13-5)Syndra 17 (7-10)
5Janna Janna61461575.41%48.03%3930976.92%2216672.73%129.45%7357.48%
Team WETeam WE11 (11-0)Cloud9Cloud910 (8-2)Royal Never Give UpRoyal Never Give Up6 (5-1)FnaticFnatic6 (4-2)Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy4 (4-0)
Gragas 20 (17-3)Xayah 20 (14-6)Cho'Gath 16 (11-5)Sejuani 16 (11-5)Kog'Maw 16 (10-6)
Lulu 39 (29-10)Tristana 26 (20-6)Cho'Gath 18 (12-6)Maokai 17 (14-3)Sejuani 15 (11-4)
127 games played71W - 56L (55.91%)56W - 71L (44.09%)
Click here for complete statistics table

Country Representation[edit]

#Country / RegionRepresentationPlayers
1South Korea South Korea33 / 129 (26%)Ambition, Bang, Bdd, Ben, Blank, CoreJJ, Crash, Crown, CuVee, Cuzz, Dara, Expect, Faker, Flame, Frozen, GorillA, Haru, Huni, IgNar, Impact, Khan, Mystic, Olleh, Peanut, PraY, Rascal, Riris, Ruler, Scout, Trick, Tussle, Wolf, Zero
2China China12 / 129 (9%)957, Clearlove7, Condi, iBoy, Letme, Meiko, Ming, Mlxg, Mouse, Uzi, Xiaohu, xiye
2Taiwan Taiwan12 / 129 (9%)Albis, AN, Betty, Gemini, Karsa, M1ssion, Maple, MMD, Mountain, SwordArT, westdoor, Ziv
2Vietnam Vietnam12 / 129 (9%)Archie, BigKoro, Levi, Naul, Nevan, NhocTy, Noway, Optimus, Palette, Ren, Sya, Venus
5Denmark Denmark7 / 129 (5%)Bjergsen, Broxah, Caps, Jensen, Jesiz, Svenskeren, Zven
6Brazil Brazil6 / 129 (5%)4LaN, Absolut, Brucer, Marf, RedBert, VVvert
6United States United States6 / 129 (5%)Contractz, Doublelift, Hauntzer, Pobelter, Sneaky, Xmithie
8Australia Australia4 / 129 (3%)Destiny, k1ng, Phantiks, Shernfire
9Argentina Argentina3 / 129 (2%)Fix, Genthix, WhiteLotus
9Canada Canada3 / 129 (2%)Biofrost, Cody Sun, Smoothie
9Chile Chile3 / 129 (2%)Plugo, Slow, Tierwulf
9Hong Kong Hong Kong3 / 129 (2%)Godkwai, Kaiwing, Unified
9Japan Japan3 / 129 (2%)Evi, Ramune, YutoriMoyasi
9Turkey Turkey3 / 129 (2%)Japone, Padden, Thaldrin
15France France2 / 129 (2%)Hans Sama, sOAZ
15Mexico Mexico2 / 129 (2%)Jirall, Seiya
15Ukraine Ukraine2 / 129 (2%)Kira, PvPStejos
15United Kingdom United Kingdom2 / 129 (2%)Alphari, Maxlore
19Armenia Armenia1 / 129 (1%)EDward
19Croatia Croatia1 / 129 (1%)Perkz
19Germany Germany1 / 129 (1%)PowerOfEvil
19Latvia Latvia1 / 129 (1%)Blasting
19New Zealand New Zealand1 / 129 (1%)Chippys
19Peru Peru1 / 129 (1%)Oddie
19Russia Russia1 / 129 (1%)Diamondprox
19Singapore Singapore1 / 129 (1%)Chawy
19Spain Spain1 / 129 (1%)mithy
19Sweden Sweden1 / 129 (1%)Rekkles
19Uruguay Uruguay1 / 129 (1%)MANTARRAYA

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Streams[edit]

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Viewership Statistics[edit]

Viewership Stats
Peak Viewers 2 102 206
Average Viewers 572 944
Hours Watched 73 623 301

Top 20 Players Before Tournament[edit]

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