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ESL Major Series Season 3

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[e][h]ESL Major Series Season 3
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Online
Location:
TBD
Format:
1v1
Prize Pool:
€750 EUR
(≃ $1,054 USD)
Start Date:
2008-03-15
End Date:
2008-12-26
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Participants
Number of Players:
16
Protoss 5
Terran 3
Zerg 8
Maps

The ESL Major Series III was a tournament hosted by ESL TV in 2008 and had a prize pool of 750 EUR. It was broadcasted by the German TV station in German via the OCTOSHAPE Plug-In.

Tournament Structure[edit]

The tournament was divided into three phases. At first, four qualification cups were hosted from which the semi finalists could qualify. After that the 16 players were seeded into four groups where they had to play each other in a best of three. From that the first two advanced into a seeded double-elimination tournament.

Prizes[edit]

€750 were spread among the top placing players according to the following distribution:

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. Ukraine Protoss White-Ra 2-1 5-3
2. United States Terran Yosh 2-1 5-3
3. Germany Zerg Mondragon 1-2 4-5
4. Hungary Zerg Sziky 1-2 2-5
  • Mondragon qualified since Yosh went inactive

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. Sweden Zerg HayprO 2-1 4-3
2. Ukraine Terran Strelok 2-1 4-2
3. Italy Protoss ClouD 2-1 4-2
4. United States Zerg Chosen 0-3 1-6
Group B Matches


Group C[edit]

Group C
1. Poland  MiStrZZZ 3-0 6-2
2. United States Zerg iNcontroL 2-1 5-3
3. Poland Protoss Yayba 1-2 4-4
4. Sweden Terran merz 0-3 0-6


Group D[edit]

Group D
1. Poland Protoss Dreiven 2-1 2-0
2. Hungary Zerg Ace 2-1 2-0
3. Spain Zerg SquaLL 2-1 0-2
4. Canada Protoss IefNaij 0-3 0-2
Group D Matches
HungaryZergAce
PolandProtossDreiven
PolandProtossDreiven
CanadaProtossIefNaij
HungaryZergAce
ZergSquall
ZergSquall
CanadaProtossIefNaij
  • For unstated reasons, Squall appears in the bracket instead of Ace

Double-Elimination Bracket[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
UB Quarterfinals
UBQF
Upper Bracket Semifinals
Upper Bracket Semifinals
UB Semifinals
UBSF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
UB Final
UBF
Grand Final
Grand Final
Final
GF
UkraineProtossWhite-Ra
0
UkraineTerranStrelok
3
United StatesZergiNcontroL
1
PolandProtossDreiven
3
UkraineTerranStrelok
2
PolandProtossDreiven
3
PolandProtossMiStrZZZ
3
SpainZergSquall
2
GermanyZergMondragon
3
SwedenZergHayprO
0
PolandProtossMiStrZZZ
2
GermanyZergMondragon
3
PolandProtossDreiven
0
GermanyZergMondragon
3
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 1
LB Round 1
LBR1
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
LB Quarterfinals
LBQF
Lower Bracket Semifinal
Lower Bracket Semifinal
LB Semifinal
LBSF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
LB Final
LBF
United StatesZergiNcontroL
1
UkraineProtossWhite-Ra
3
PolandProtossMiStrZZZ
1
UkraineProtossWhite-Ra
3
SwedenZergHayprO
3
SpainZergSquall
0
UkraineTerranStrelok
1
SwedenZergHayprO
3
UkraineProtossWhite-Ra
3
SwedenZergHayprO
0
PolandProtossDreiven
1
UkraineProtossWhite-Ra
3
GermanyZergMondragon
3
UkraineProtossWhite-Ra
0

References[edit]