2014 WCS Season 1 America Challenger League

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (16) Terran Terran (12) Zerg Zerg (20)
2013 WCS Season 3 America: Challenger League 1st-24th (22)
USA Minigun
South Korea TaeJa [1]
South Korea HyuN
South Korea Arthur
USA Neeb
Canada Scarlett
South Korea CranK
Mexico MajOr
Taiwan Sen
USA puCK
South Korea aLive
Norway Snute [2]
China Jim
South Korea TheStC
South Korea Revival
South Korea Tassadar
Canada Drunkenboi
South Korea NesTea
South Korea Alicia
South Korea Apocalypse
USA Suppy
South Korea Sage
China Top
Canada HuK
Qualified Players (26) [3][4]
USA Bails
South Korea SeleCT
China TooDming
Canada SaroVati
Canada KoMA
China Courage
Taiwan Has
USA Sonic [5]
China XiGua
USA Astrea
Canada MaSa
South Korea viOLet
Canada desRow
USA qxc
Taiwan Ian
USA Cowman
USA Illusion
Taiwan Slam
South Korea Bomber
Canada Kane
Peru CatZ
South Korea KingKong
Australia PiG
Philippines EnDerr
China iAsonu
Canada Jig
South Korea Check

Format[edit]

  • Best-of-five.
  • Each player from last season's Challenger league's top 24 faces one of the 24 qualified player from qualifiers. Vacated seeds from last season were replaced by additional players from qualifiers.
  • The winner of the Bo5 is seeded to Premier Leagueremier League
  • The loser of the Bo5 is eliminated and may qualify through next season's qualifiers

Prize Pool[edit]

Each of the 24 seeds into Premier League award at least $2,000 USD and 100 WCS Points after future participation. In addition, $14,400 and 1,200 WCS Points are divided among participants as follows:

Results[edit]


Day 1
January 21, 2014 - 18:00 EST
HuK  Canada31United States of America  Bails
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January 21, 2014 - 19:45 EST
Apocalypse  Korea (South)13Canada  desRow
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January 21, 2014 - 20:30 EST
Scarlett  Canada30United States of America  Cowman
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January 21, 2014 - 21:00 EST
Top  China32Korea (South)  viOLet
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January 21, 2014 - 23:30 EST
aLive  Korea (South)30Canada  KoMA
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January 22, 2014 - 00:20 EST
MajOr  Mexico31Canada  Kane
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Games 3 and 4 were played at 18:00 EST
Day 2
January 22, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Sage  Korea (South)13Taiwan, Republic of China  Has
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January 22, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Alicia  Korea (South)31China  Courage
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January 22, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Arthur  Korea (South)31China  iAsonu
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January 22, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Jim  China03Korea (South)  Bomber
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January 22, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Ian  Taiwan, Republic of China13United States of America  puCK
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January 22, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Minigun  United States of America30Canada  SaroVati
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Day 3
January 28, 2014 - 18:00 EST
qxc  United States of America13Korea (South)  SeleCT
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January 28, 2014 - 18:00 EST
HyuN  Korea (South)30Canada  Jig
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January 28, 2014 - 18:00 EST
NesTea  Korea (South)30Korea (South)  KingKong
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January 28, 2014 - 18:00 EST
TheStC  Korea (South)32Peru  CatZ
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January 28, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Neeb  United States of America31Philippines  EnDerr
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January 28, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Revival  Korea (South)30Taiwan, Republic of China  Slam
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Day 4
January 29, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Sen  Taiwan, Republic of China32Korea (South)  Check
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January 29, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Illusion  United States of America32United States of America  Astrea
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January 29, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Drunkenboi  Canada13China  TooDming
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January 29, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Tassadar  Korea (South)23China  XiGua
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January 29, 2014 - 18:00 EST
CranK  Korea (South)32Australia  PiG
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January 29, 2014 - 18:00 EST
Suppy  United States of America23Canada  MaSa
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Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 48
161220
To Premier League Premier League
987
  Americas South KoreaEastern AsiaSEA / OceaniaOther
Round of 48
2016102
To Premier League Premier League
9105
  Americas South KoreaEastern AsiaSEA / OceaniaOther
Round of 48
Canada 9
Mexico 1
Peru 1
USA 9
South Korea 16
China 6
Taiwan 4
Australia 1
Philippines 1
To Premier League Premier League
Canada 4
Mexico 1
USA 4
South Korea 10
China 3
Taiwan 2

References[edit]

  1. "TaeJa was promoted to Premier League, replacing Hack.". NASL.tv. 2014-01-15. Retrieved 2014-01-15.
  2. "Snute has forfeited his spot to go qualify in WCS EU". NASL.tv. 2014-01-15. Retrieved 2014-01-15.
  3. "There is another spot open in the ladder wildcard to replace Snute".
  4. NASL.tv. "Top 5 players advance to Challenger League". binarybeast.com. Retrieved 2014-01-09.
  5. "Sonic withdraws, Cowman takes his place". NASL.tv. 2014-01-17. Retrieved 2014-01-17.