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2012 MLG Winter Championship

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[e][h]2012 MLG Winter Championship
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Server:
North America
Type:
Offline
Location:
United States Columbus
Format:
1v1
Open Bracket
Pool Play
Championship Bracket
Prize Pool:
$76,000 USD
Start Date:
2012-03-23
End Date:
2012-03-25
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Participants
Number of Players:
272
Maps
Chronology


The 2012 MLG Pro Circuit Winter Championship is the final event of the 2012 MLG Winter season, to be held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio.

Format[edit]

Open Bracket[edit]

  • Double-elimination bracket.
    • All matches are Bo3.
  • Bottom 16 players of the 2012 MLG Winter Arena are seeded into the Open Winners Bracket Round 5.
  • Top 8 advance to Pool Play.
  • Next 8 advance to bottom of Championship Bracket.

Pool Play[edit]

  • 16 top players from the 2012 MLG Winter Arena.
  • 8 players from the Open Bracket.
  • 4 round-robin groups of 6 players.
    • All matches are Bo3.
  • All players advance to Championship Bracket.

Championship Bracket[edit]

  • 32 players in a double-elimination bracket with lower bracket gauntlet.
    • Seeding is determined by Pool Play group rank.
    • All matches are Bo3.
    • Extended Series rule: Rematches are Bo7 starting from the results of the previous meeting.

Map Pool[edit]

Talents[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$76,000 is spread among the players as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (9)
Terran Terran (8)
Zerg Zerg (6)
Random Random (1)
From the 2012 MLG Winter Arena (16)
South KoreaOz 
FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports
SwedenSaSe1 
Quantic GamingQuantic Gaming
From the Open Bracket (8)

1 NesTea and Leenock had to cancel, HayprO and SaSe were the next two seeds from the 2012 MLG Winter Arena.[3]

Results[edit]

Open Bracket[edit]

Main article: 2012 MLG Winter Championship Open Winners' Bracket
Main article: 2012 MLG Winter Championship Open Losers' Bracket

Pools[edit]

Pool A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Pool A
1. South Korea Terran MarineKing 5-0 10-1
2. South Korea Terran GanZi 3-2 8-5
3. South Korea Protoss MC 2-3 5-8
4. South Korea Zerg CrazymoviNG * 2-3 5-6
5. Sweden Protoss SaSe 2-3 5-7
6. Sweden Terran ThorZaIN * 1-4 2-8

Pool B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Pool B
1. South Korea Zerg DongRaeGu 5-0 10-2
2. Sweden Protoss NaNiwa 3-2 7-4
3. South Korea Protoss JYP * 3-2 7-5
4. Sweden Zerg HayprO 2-3 4-8
5. United Kingdom Terran DeMusliM 1-4 5-9
6. Canada Zerg Ostojiy * 1-4 3-8

Pool C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Pool C
1. South Korea Terran Heart * 5-0 10-4
2. Canada Protoss HuK 4-1 9-3
3. South Korea Zerg viOLet 3-2 8-5
4. Netherlands Zerg Ret 1-4 5-8
5. United States Terran KawaiiRice * 1-4 3-8
6. Germany Protoss Socke 1-4 2-9

* Player qualified via Open Bracket.

Championship Bracket[edit]

Upper Bracket Semifinals
Upper Bracket Semifinals
UB Semifinals
UBSF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
UB Final
UBF
Grand Final
Grand Final
Final
GF
South KoreaTerranMarineKing
2
South KoreaProtossPartinG
1
South KoreaTerranHeart
0
South KoreaZergDongRaeGu
2
South KoreaTerranMarineKing
2
South KoreaZergDongRaeGu
1
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 1
LB Round 1
LBR1
Lower Bracket Round 2
Lower Bracket Round 2
LB Round 2
LBR2
Lower Bracket Round 3
Lower Bracket Round 3
LB Round 3
LBR3
Lower Bracket Round 4
Lower Bracket Round 4
LB Round 4
LBR4
Lower Bracket Round 5
Lower Bracket Round 5
LB Round 5
LBR5
Lower Bracket Round 6
Lower Bracket Round 6
LB Round 6
LBR6
Lower Bracket Round 7
Lower Bracket Round 7
LB Round 7
LBR7
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
CanadaProtossDdoRo
0
South KoreaZergGolden
2
SwedenTerranThorZaIN
1
South KoreaZergGolden
2
South KoreaTerranRain
0
South KoreaZergGolden
2
NetherlandsZergRet
2
South KoreaZergGolden
1
South KoreaProtossJYP
2
NetherlandsZergRet
1
South KoreaTerranGanZi
2
South KoreaProtossJYP
0
South KoreaTerranSeleCT
2
GermanyProtossHasuObs
0
NetherlandsProtossGrubby
0
South KoreaTerranSeleCT
2
SwedenProtossSaSe
2
South KoreaTerranSeleCT
0
SwedenZergHayprO
0
SwedenProtossSaSe
2
South KoreaZergviOLet
2
SwedenProtossSaSe
0
South KoreaTerranaLive
0
South KoreaZergviOLet
2
South KoreaTerranGanZi
2
South KoreaZergviOLet
1
South KoreaTerranHeart
2
South KoreaTerranGanZi
1
United StatesProtossAxslav
0
South KoreaTerranPuMa
2
GermanyProtossSocke
2
South KoreaTerranPuMa
1
United KingdomTerranDeMusliM
0
GermanyProtossSocke
2
South KoreaZergCrazymoviNG
1
GermanyProtossSocke
2
South KoreaTerranTheStC
1
GermanyProtossSocke
2
CanadaProtossHuK
4
GermanyProtossSocke
1
South KoreaTerranPolt
2
United StatesZergIdrA
0
CanadaZergOstojiy
0
South KoreaTerranPolt
2
United StatesTerranKawaiiRice
0
South KoreaTerranPolt
2
South KoreaProtossOz
1
South KoreaTerranPolt
2
South KoreaProtossMC
2
South KoreaTerranPolt
1
SwedenProtossNaNiwa
2
South KoreaProtossMC
1
CanadaProtossHuK
2
SwedenProtossNaNiwa
0
South KoreaProtossPartinG
1
CanadaProtossHuK
2
South KoreaTerranHeart
4
CanadaProtossHuK
2
South KoreaZergDongRaeGu
4
South KoreaTerranHeart
1
South KoreaTerranMarineKing
5
South KoreaZergDongRaeGu
2
Extended Series rule:
Players who have met before play a best-of-seven series starting with the results from previous meeting. Extended finals will be best of 9.

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