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2016 KeSPA Cup


[e][h]2016 KeSPA Cup
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor(s):
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
₩55,000,000
(≃ $49,735)
Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-10-03
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
United States of America  Neeb
Korea (South)  Trap
Korea (South)  Stats
Korea (South)  TY
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
7
4
5
Maps
Chronology

About[edit]

KeSPA Cup was an international StarCraft II tournament pitting the best players around the world in a cut throat tournament to determine the best StarCraft II player in the world.

Format[edit]

Invites[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

  • Global Qualifier[1]
    • September 13, 2016 - 16:00 KST
    • Top 8 players will advance to the main tournament.
  • NA Seed Challenge
    • September 15, 2016 - 18:00 EDT
    • Top 2 players will advance to the main tournament.
  • EU Seed Challenge
    • September 16, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
    • Top 2 players will advance to the main tournament.

Main Tournament[edit]

  • Dual Tournament Group Stage:
    • All matches are best of 3.
    • Top 2 players of each group advance to the Playoffs.
  • Playoffs Stage:
    • Single-elimination brackets.
    • All matches are best of 5.
    • Final Match is played in best of 7.

Prize Pool[edit]

55,000,000 KRW (~49,735 USD) and 7,500 WCS Points are spread among the players as seen below.

* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2016-09-06.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (7) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (5)
Top 4 Proleague players (4)
Korea (South) herO
Korea (South) Maru
Korea (South) Zest
Korea (South) Stats
EU Seed Challenge (2)
France MarineLorD
Poland Nerchio
NA Seed Challenge (2)
United States of America Neeb
Korea (South) TRUE
Global Qualifier (8)
Korea (South) Patience
Korea (South) TY
Korea (South) Pet
Korea (South) Classic
Korea (South) ByuN
Korea (South) Rogue
Korea (South) Trap
Korea (South) Solar

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
September 27, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. United States of America  Neeb 2-0 4-0
2. Korea (South)  Zest 2-1 4-3
3. Korea (South)  ByuN 1-2 3-4
4. Korea (South)  Rogue 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
September 28, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. Korea (South)  TY 2-0 4-0
2. Korea (South)  Pet 2-1 4-4
3. Korea (South)  TRUE 1-2 3-4
4. Korea (South)  herO 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
September 29, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. Korea (South)  Stats 2-0 4-1
2. Korea (South)  Trap 2-1 4-2
3. Korea (South)  Solar 1-2 3-4
4. France  MarineLorD 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
September 30, 2016 - 18:00 KST
1. Korea (South)  Patience 2-0 4-1
2. Korea (South)  Maru 2-1 5-4
3. Poland  Nerchio 1-2 3-4
4. Korea (South)  Classic 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 Maru
 South Korea Maru
2
 USA Neeb
3
Neeb 
 Pet
 South Korea Pet
2
 South Korea TY
3
TY 
 Zest
 South Korea Zest
0
 South Korea Patience
2
Patience 
 Trap
 South Korea Trap
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
1
Stats 
 Neeb
 USA Neeb
3
 South Korea TY
2
TY 
 Trap
 South Korea Trap
3
Finals (Bo7)
 USA Neeb
4
Neeb 
 Trap
 South Korea Trap
0

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
745
Quarterfinals
521
Semifinals
31
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Americas EuropeKoreaOther
Round of 16
2212
Quarterfinals
17
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1

Maps Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Apotheosis LE   2----11-100.0%------1
Dasan Station   6----2-20.0%42250.0%---
Frost   1842250.0%5-50.0%76185.7%--2
Frozen Temple   11----31233.3%42250.0%-13
Galactic Process   1221150.0%33-100.0%32166.7%-13
New Gettysburg LE   1322-100.0%43175.0%41325.0%--3
The King Sejong Station   1633-100.0%31233.3%42250.0%-15
Total Sum (Σ)78118372.7%2191242.9%26151157.7%-317

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External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Ansibled (September 06, 2016). "2016 KeSPA Cup Announced". TL.net. Retrieved September 06, 2016.