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2016 KeSPA Cup

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[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 KRW
(≃ $49,735 USD)
Start Date:
2016-09-27
End Date:
2016-10-03
Liquipedia tier:
Player breakdown
Number of players:
16
7
4
5
Maps
Chronology


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 (7) Terran (4) Zerg (5)
Top 4 Proleague players (4)
CJ EntusCJ Entus
South Korea herO
Jin Air Green WingsJin Air Green Wings
South Korea Maru
KT RolsterKT Rolster
South Korea Zest
KT RolsterKT Rolster
South Korea Stats
EU Seed Challenge (2)
MilleniumMillenium
France MarineLorD
EURONICS GamingEURONICS Gaming
Poland Nerchio
NA Seed Challenge (2)
TingTing
United States Neeb
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming
South Korea TRUE
Global Qualifier (8)
Afreeca FreecsAfreeca Freecs
South Korea Patience
KT RolsterKT Rolster
South Korea TY
MVPMVP
South Korea Pet
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1
South Korea Classic
South Korea ByuN
Jin Air Green WingsJin Air Green Wings
South Korea Rogue
Jin Air Green WingsJin Air Green Wings
South Korea Trap
Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy
South Korea Solar

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

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

Group B[edit]

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

Group C[edit]

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

Group D[edit]

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

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
Semifinals (Bo5)
Finals (Bo7)

Distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
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 LE2----110100.0%------1
Dasan Station LE6----2020.0%42250.0%---
Frost1842250.0%5050.0%76185.7%--2
Frozen Temple11----31233.3%42250.0%-13
Galactic Process LE1221150.0%330100.0%32166.7%-13
New Gettysburg LE13220100.0%43175.0%41325.0%--3
The King Sejong Station16330100.0%31233.3%42250.0%-15
Total Sum (Σ)78118372.7%2191242.9%26151157.7%-317

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Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

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