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2017 WCS Montreal

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[e][h]2017 WCS Montreal
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor(s):
Server:
North America
Type:
Offline
Location:
Canada Montreal
Venue:
[wikipedia:Place Bonaventure|Place Bonaventure]
Format:
1v1
Three Group Stages
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$100,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-09-08
End Date:
2017-09-10
Liquipedia tier:
Links
Player breakdown
Number of players:
80
Protoss 25
Terran 22
Zerg 33
Maps
Chronology


The 2017 WCS Montreal is the fourth and last of four events of the 2017 WCS Circuit.
It takes place at DreamHack Montreal 2017 and is organized by DreamHack (main tournament) and ESL (regional qualifiers).

Format[edit]

First Group Stage

  • 64 players in 16 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Second Group Stage

  • 32 players in 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Third Group Stage

  • 16 players from the Second Group Stage
  • 16 players from Qualifiers
  • 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the playoffs

Playoffs

  • 16 players in a single-elimination bracket
  • Round of 16 to Semifinals are played in Bo5
  • Finals are played in Bo7

Talents[edit]

  • Host
    • Canada Mal (James Song)
  • Observers
  • French Commentator
    • TBD
  • Other Language Commentators

Prize Pool[edit]

100,000 USD and 11,000 WCS Circuit Points are spread among the players as seen below:

Notable Participants[edit]

This list contains the most notable players. For a full participants list go to: Player List

Protoss Terran Zerg
Qualified players (16)
China Cyan2
Taiwan ExpecT
OSC EliteOSC Elite
Mexico Cham
OSC EliteOSC Elite
Taiwan Has
ROOT GamingROOT Gaming
Brazil Kelazhur
Team QLASHTeam QLASH
Poland Elazer 3
Invictus GamingInvictus Gaming
China MacSed1
OSC EliteOSC Elite
Canada MaSa
Invictus GamingInvictus Gaming
China iAsonu1
TingTing
United States Neeb
Australia Seither
Sweden Namshar
Legacy EsportsLegacy Esports
Australia Probe
EURONICS GamingEURONICS Gaming
Poland Nerchio
ArmaTeamArmaTeam
Germany ShoWTimE
Team expertTeam expert
Canada Scarlett
Ence eSportsEnce eSports
Finland Serral
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming
South Korea TRUE
Notable open sign-up players
Team eLevateTeam eLevate
United States Bails
Sloth E-Sports ClubSloth E-Sports Club
Canada Drunkenboi
Sloth E-Sports ClubSloth E-Sports Club
Canada Bioice
X-TeamX-Team
China Cloudy2
Sloth E-Sports ClubSloth E-Sports Club
United States Pokebunny
Sloth E-Sports ClubSloth E-Sports Club
United States GAMETIME
CascadeCascade
France DnS
Sloth E-Sports ClubSloth E-Sports Club
United States Raze
ROOT GamingROOT Gaming
Canada Jig
AsterionAsterion
Netherlands Harstem
ROOT GamingROOT Gaming
Canada Semper
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming
United States JonSnow
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
Poland MaNa
OSC EliteOSC Elite
Poland souL
Germany Lambo
Taiwan Nice
Prophecy E-sportsProphecy E-sports
Mexico SpeCial
SYF GAMINGSYF GAMING
New Zealand MightyKiwi
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming
Kazakhstan PiLiPiLi
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
Netherlands uThermal
N3rd Street GamersN3rd Street Gamers
Canada NoRegreT
mYinsanitymYinsanity
France PtitDrogo
Poland Ziggy
United States PandaBearMe
ROOT GamingROOT Gaming
United States puCK
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming
Switzerland PengWin
Team RevolutioNTeam RevolutioN
United Kingdom Revolution
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming
United States Silky
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
Norway Snute
Sweden SortOf
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
Germany TLO
PSISTORM GamingPSISTORM Gaming
Sweden Zanster
Finland ZhuGeLiang

1 Due to scheduling conflicts with 2017 WESG China Qualifier, iAsonu forfeited his spot and was replaced by MacSed.
2 Cyan and Cloudy were unable to attend because they were unable to secure their visas. [1]
3 Elazer replaces Cyan in the Ro32 due to him unable to securing a visa. [2]

Results[edit]

Group Stage #1 — Group Stage #2

Group Stage 3[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Group A
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. United States Protoss Neeb 2-0 4-1
2. Poland Protoss MaNa 2-1 4-2
3. Canada Terran Semper 1-2 3-4
4. Taiwan Terran ExpecT 0-2 0-4
Group A Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ProtossNeeb
2
1
TerranSemper
ProtossNeeb
TerranSemper
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
TerranExpecT
0
2
ProtossMaNa
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ProtossNeeb
2
0
ProtossMaNa
ProtossNeeb
ProtossMaNa
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
TerranSemper
2
0
TerranExpecT
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
ProtossMaNa
2
0
TerranSemper
ProtossMaNa
TerranSemper
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. Norway Zerg Snute 2-0 4-2
2. Poland Zerg Elazer 2-1 5-2
3. Sweden Zerg SortOf 1-2 3-5
4. China Protoss MacSed 0-2 1-4
Group B Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ZergElazer
1
2
ZergSortOf
ZergElazer
ZergSortOf
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ZergSortOf
1
2
ZergSnute
ZergSortOf
ZergSnute
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ZergElazer
2
0
ProtossMacSed
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
ZergSortOf
0
2
ZergElazer
ZergSortOf
ZergElazer
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. Finland Zerg Serral 2-0 4-0
2. France Protoss DnS 2-1 4-3
3. Kazakhstan Protoss PiLiPiLi 1-2 2-4
4. Australia Terran Seither 0-2 1-4
Group C Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ZergSerral
2
0
ProtossPiLiPiLi
ZergSerral
ProtossPiLiPiLi
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ProtossDnS
2
1
TerranSeither
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ZergSerral
2
0
ProtossDnS
ZergSerral
ProtossDnS
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ProtossPiLiPiLi
2
0
TerranSeither
ProtossPiLiPiLi
TerranSeither
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
ProtossDnS
2
0
ProtossPiLiPiLi
ProtossDnS
ProtossPiLiPiLi
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. Canada Terran MaSa 2-0 4-0
2. Poland Zerg Nerchio 2-1 5-2
3. Netherlands Terran uThermal 1-2 2-5
4. Canada Zerg Bioice 0-2 0-4
Group D Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ZergNerchio
1
2
TerranuThermal
ZergNerchio
TerranuThermal
ZergBioice
0
2
TerranMaSa
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
TerranuThermal
0
2
TerranMaSa
TerranuThermal
TerranMaSa
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ZergNerchio
2
0
ZergBioice
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
TerranuThermal
0
2
ZergNerchio
TerranuThermal
ZergNerchio
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Group E[edit]

lrthread Group E
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. Netherlands Protoss Harstem 2-0 4-2
2. Brazil Terran Kelazhur 2-1 5-3
3. Sweden Zerg Namshar 1-2 4-4
4. Poland Terran Ziggy 0-2 0-4
Group E Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
TerranKelazhur
2
0
TerranZiggy
TerranKelazhur
TerranZiggy
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ProtossHarstem
2
1
ZergNamshar
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
TerranKelazhur
1
2
ProtossHarstem
TerranKelazhur
ProtossHarstem
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
TerranZiggy
0
2
ZergNamshar
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
TerranKelazhur
2
1
ZergNamshar
TerranKelazhur
ZergNamshar
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Group F[edit]

lrthread Group F
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. South Korea Zerg TRUE 2-0 4-0
2. Taiwan Protoss Has 2-1 5-2
3. Germany Zerg TLO 1-2 2-5
4. Sweden Zerg Zanster 0-2 0-4
Group F Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ZergTRUE
2
0
ZergZanster
ZergTRUE
ZergZanster
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ZergTRUE
2
0
ZergTLO
ZergTRUE
ZergTLO
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ZergZanster
0
2
ProtossHas
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
ZergTLO
0
2
ProtossHas
ZergTLO
ProtossHas
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Group G[edit]

lrthread Group G
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. Mexico Zerg Cham 2-0 4-1
2. Canada Zerg Scarlett 2-1 5-2
3. United States Protoss puCK 1-2 2-5
4. Germany Zerg Lambo 0-2 1-4
Group G Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ZergCham
2
0
ZergLambo
ZergCham
ZergLambo
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ProtosspuCK
0
2
ZergScarlett
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ZergCham
2
1
ZergScarlett
ZergCham
ZergScarlett
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
ZergScarlett
2
0
ProtosspuCK
ZergScarlett
ProtosspuCK
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Group H[edit]

lrthread Group H
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
1. Germany Protoss ShoWTimE 2-0 4-0
2. Poland Terran souL 2-1 4-2
3. Australia Protoss Probe 1-2 2-5
4. Canada Zerg Jig 0-2 1-4
Group H Matches
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
ProtossShoWTimE
2
0
TerransouL
ProtossShoWTimE
TerransouL
September 8, 2017 - 18:15 EDT
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
ProtossShoWTimE
2
0
ProtossProbe
ProtossShoWTimE
ProtossProbe
September 8, 2017 - 19:05 EDT
TerransouL
2
0
ZergJig
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT
ProtossProbe
0
2
TerransouL
ProtossProbe
TerransouL
September 8, 2017 - 19:55 EDT

Bracket[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
Semifinals (Bo5)
Grand Finals (Bo7)
United StatesNeeb
3
PolandsouL
0
ProtossNeeb
TerransouL
September 9, 2017 - 11:15 EDT
NetherlandsHarstem
2
CanadaScarlett
3
United StatesNeeb
3
CanadaScarlett
1
South KoreaTRUE
3
FranceDnS
0
ZergTRUE
ProtossDnS
September 9, 2017 - 12:35 EDT
MexicoCham
1
PolandNerchio
3
South KoreaTRUE
3
PolandNerchio
1
United StatesNeeb
3
South KoreaTRUE
0
FinlandSerral
3
PolandMaNa
0
ZergSerral
ProtossMaNa
CanadaMaSa
0
PolandElazer
3
FinlandSerral
1
PolandElazer
3
NorwaySnute
3
TaiwanHas
1
ZergSnute
ProtossHas
GermanyShoWTimE
2
BrazilKelazhur
3
ProtossShoWTimE
TerranKelazhur
NorwaySnute
3
BrazilKelazhur
1
ZergSnute
TerranKelazhur
PolandElazer
2
NorwaySnute
3

Distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
Group Stage 1
252233
Group Stage 2
141222
Group Stage 3
10814
Playoffs
637
Quarterfinals
116
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
14846363
Group Stage 2
13716363
Group Stage 3
1067242
Playoffs
45322
Quarterfinals
13211
Semifinals
1111
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
Norway 1
Sweden 3
France 2
Germany 3
Netherlands 3
United Kingdom 1
Switzerland 1
Poland 5
Finland 2
United States 25
Canada 21
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 3
Kazakhstan 1
China 1
South Korea 1
Australia 2
New Zealand 1
NYD
Group Stage 2
Norway 1
Sweden 3
France 2
Germany 3
Netherlands 2
United Kingdom 1
Switzerland 1
Poland 5
Finland 2
United States 8
Canada 8
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 3
Kazakhstan 1
China 1
South Korea 1
Australia 2
New Zealand 1
Group Stage 3
Norway 1
Sweden 3
France 1
Germany 3
Netherlands 2
Poland 5
Finland 1
United States 2
Canada 5
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
Taiwan 2
Kazakhstan 1
China 1
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Playoffs
Norway 1
France 1
Germany 1
Netherlands 1
Poland 4
Finland 1
United States 1
Canada 2
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
South Korea 1
Quarterfinals
Norway 1
Poland 2
Finland 1
United States 1
Canada 1
Brazil 1
South Korea 1
Semifinals
Norway 1
Poland 1
United States 1
South Korea 1
Finals
Norway 1
United States 1
Champion
United States 1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Abyssal Reef LE4183537.5%146842.9%63350.0%1102
Acolyte LE1874357.1%42250.0%75271.4%---
Ascension to Aiur LE4041325.0%1510566.7%54180.0%295
Catallena3----220100.0%-----1-
Interloper LE2062433.3%52340.0%32166.7%-33
Mech Depot LE3562433.3%116554.5%74357.1%-92
Odyssey LE3042250.0%124833.3%54180.0%-63
Unknown21645222348.9%61332854.1%32151746.9%214116
Total Sum (Σ)18735142140.0%63323150.8%33221166.7%33815

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

Replays[edit]

Viewers Stats[edit]

Data about number of viewers is based on information from Esports Charts[3]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 286,232 viewers.
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 36,060 viewers.
  • English streams peak was 28,677 viewers.
  • Russian streams peak was 2,826 viewers.
  • Chinese streams peak was 263,097 viewers.
  • Twitch.tv peak was 35,192 viewers.


The total time watched was 940,654 hours.
The average concurrent viewership was 102,245 viewers.

External Links[edit]

References[edit]