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2016 Kung Fu Cup Season 1



[e][h]2016 Kung Fu Cup Season 1
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor(s):
Server:
Various
Type:
Online
Location:
China China
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Double-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
150,000 CNY (≃ $23,000 USD)
Start Date:
2016-03-31
End Date:
2016-05-23
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
5
6
5
Maps
Chronology

Format[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

There are 8 qualifier spots for players from all over the world, divided to regions as follows:

Invited players:

Main Tournament[edit]

  • Group Stage (Round of 16)
  • Dual Tournament format.
  • Best-of-three.
  • Top 2 of each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs
  • Double Elimination.
  • All matches are Best-of-five except Grand Finals which are Best-of-seven.

Talents[edit]

  • Chinese Commentators:
  • English Commentators:
  • Other Language Commentators:
    • Germany NarutO (Silvano Bovo)
    • Poland Emil (Emil Wieczorek)
    • Russia Pomi (Sergei Rodionov)

Prize Pool[edit]

$23,000 USD and 2010 OSC points spread among the players as seen below:

Kung Fu Cup 2016 Season 1 uses a unique prize pool system in which every match is a duel and money is on the line:

  • Prize money for Group Stage matches: 3,000 CNY ($456), winner takes all if won 2-0, otherwise it is a 2/1 split.
  • Prize money for Winners' Bracket matches: 5,000 CNY ($760), winner takes all if won 3-0, 4/1 split for 3-1, 3/2 split for 3-2.
  • Prize money for Losers' Bracket matches: 2,500 CNY ($380), winner takes all if won 3-0, 4/1 split for 3-1, 3/2 split for 3-2.
  • Prize money for Grand Finals: 28,000 CNY ($4,256), winner takes all if won 4-0, 6/1 split for 4-1, 5/2 split for 4-2, 4/3 split for 4-3.
  • 1st place winner takes an additional 12,000 CNY ($1,824).

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (5) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (5)
From 2015 Season 2 (1)
Korea (South) Stats1
Korea (South) Life1
Invited (7)
Germany ShoWTimE
Netherlands uThermal
Norway Snute
China Jieshi
China TIME
China iAsonu
China Chick
From Chinese Qualifiers (4)
China Cyan
China Coffee
China XiGua
China Ein
From Korean Open Qualifiers 2 (4)
Korea (South) Zest
Korea (South) TY
Korea (South) DeParture
Korea (South) Solar

1 Life is replaced by Stats due to match-fixing related charges and arrest.
2 Open to all non-Chinese Mainland players.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Group A
April 1, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. Germany  ShoWTimE 2-0 4-1
2. Norway  Snute 2-1 5-2
3. China  XiGua 1-2 2-4
4. China  Chick 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
March 31, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. Korea (South)  Zest 2-0 4-1
2. Korea (South)  TY 2-1 4-2
3. China  Jieshi 1-2 2-4
4. China  iAsonu 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
April 13, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. Korea (South)  Stats 2-0 4-0
2. Netherlands  uThermal 2-1 4-3
3. China  TIME 1-2 2-4
4. China  Ein 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
April 10, 2016 - 20:00 KST
1. Korea (South)  DeParture 2-0 4-0
2. Korea (South)  Solar 2-1 4-4
3. China  Cyan 1-2 4-4
4. China  Coffee 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Germany ShoWTimE
2
ShoWTimE 
 TY
 South Korea TY
3
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 Solar
 South Korea Solar
1
 South Korea Zest
0
Zest 
 Snute
April 20, 2016 - 20:00 KST
 Norway Snute
3
 South Korea DeParture
0
DeParture 
 uThermal
April 22, 2016 - 21:35 KST
 Netherlands uThermal
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TY
1
TY 
 Stats
May 4, 2016 - 20:00 KST
 South Korea Stats
3
 Norway Snute
0
Snute 
 uThermal
April 27, 2016 - 21:30 KST
 Netherlands uThermal
3
Winners' Finals (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 uThermal
 Netherlands uThermal
0
Losers' Round 1 (Bo5)
 Germany ShoWTimE
1
ShoWTimE 
 Solar
 South Korea Solar
3
 South Korea Zest
1
Zest 
 DeParture
 South Korea DeParture
3
Losers' Round 2 (Bo5)
 Norway Snute
1
Snute 
 Solar
May 11, 2016 - 20:00 KST
 South Korea Solar
3
 South Korea TY
3
TY 
 DeParture
May 11, 2016 - 21:10 KST
 South Korea DeParture
0
Losers' Round 3 (Bo5)
 South Korea Solar
0
Solar 
 TY
May 12, 2016 - 20:55 KST
 South Korea TY
3
Losers' Final (Bo5)
 Netherlands uThermal
1
uThermal 
 TY
 South Korea TY
3
Grand Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea Stats
4
 South Korea TY
3

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
565
Quarterfinals
323
Round of 6
123
Round of 4
121
Round of 3
12
Grand Finals
11
Champion
1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Dusk Towers2554180.0%3030.0%108280.0%241
Frozen Temple2054180.0%63350.0%54180.0%22-
Invader LE832166.7%31233.3%1010.0%1--
Korhal Carnage Knockout6----220100.0%41325.0%---
Prion Terraces13----330100.0%220100.0%431
Ruins of Endion13440100.0%330100.0%53260.0%1--
Ulrena141010.0%74357.1%440100.0%11-
Total Sum (Σ)991814477.8%27161159.3%3122971.0%11102

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