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VALORANT Champions 2021

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[e][h]VALORANT Champions 2021
League Information
Series:
VALORANT Champions TourVALORANT Champions Tour VCT
Organizer:
Patch:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Berlin
Venue:
Marlene-Dietrich-Halle
(Group Stage)
Verti Music Hall
(Semifinals+Grand Final)
Teams:
16
Format:
GSL Format
(Group Stage)
Single Elimination
(Playoffs)
Prize Pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-12-01
End Date:
2021-12-12
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Bind • Haven • Split • Ascent • Icebox • Breeze • Fracture
Chronology

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Observers:
  • French Commentators:
  • Polish Commentators:
    • Poland TERP (Krystian Terpiński)
    • Poland Magvayer (Tomasz Filipiuk)
    • Poland TheFakeOne (Tomasz Milaniuk)
    • Poland Avahir (Michał Kudliński)
    • Poland Myha (Michał Francuz)
    • Poland K1KS (Patryk Cieszyński)
    • Poland frs (Jakub Czapran)
    • Poland Snowwie (Gerard Gołumbiewski)
    • Poland Nero (Dominik Dąbrowski)
  • Italian Commentators:
  • Finnish Commentators:
    • Finland MP (Miikka Kämäräinen)
    • Finland Kapa (Matti Kailanto)
    • Finland KUNDIKUNDI (Jiri Honkala)
    • Finland Judsi (Jussi Halme)
    • Finland Nihvu (Niklas Hirvelä)
  • Portuguese Commentators:
  • Brazilian Hosts:
    • Brazil Tixinha (Guilherme Cheida)
    • Brazil Melão (Gustavo Ruzza)
    • Brazil Bah (Barbara Gutierrez)
  • Brazilian Commentators:
    • Brazil BiDa (Bernardo Soares Claussen Moura)
    • Brazil xrm (Pablo Oliveira)
    • Brazil Babi (Bárbara Micheletto)
  • Spanish (LATAM) Host:
  • Spanish (LATAM) Analysts:
    • Mexico Blue (Carlos Arestegui)
    • Argentina RkT (Lautaro Massara)
  • Spanish (LATAM) Commentators:
    • Argentina Aku (Axel Martinez)
    • Chile BoAx (Camila Hernandez)
    • Mexico KEVHO (Kevin Osvaldo Hernández)
    • Argentina Lucius (Renzo Malusardi)
    • Argentina Nosfeh (Ian Flaker)
    • Argentina Ordnael (Leandro Mosqueda)
  • Filipino Commentators:
  • Taiwanese Commentators:

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: 4 groups of four teams in a double-elimination format. [1]
    • Top 2 teams advance to the Playoffs.
    • All matches are Bo3
  • Playoffs: 8 teams in a single-elimination bracket
    • All matches (excl. Grand Final) are Bo3
    • Grand Final is Bo5
  • Chamber is not available in this event.

Prize Pool[edit]

$1,000,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Teams are paid 50% of net proceeds from the Champions 2021 Skin Collection. [2]
Up to December 8th, Champions Collection has raised more than $7.5M for qualified Champions teams. [3]

Schedule[edit]

Hide schedule
DateRoundTeamScoreVs. Team
2021-12-01 14:20:00December 1, 2021 - 14:20 UTCGroup DVS Vision StrikersVision Strikers2 : 0FULL SENSEFULL SENSE FS
2021-12-01 16:50:00December 1, 2021 - 16:50 UTCGroup CVKS Team VikingsTeam Vikings2 : 0Crazy RaccoonCrazy Raccoon CR
2021-12-01 19:45:00December 1, 2021 - 19:45 UTCGroup DFNC FnaticFnatic2 : 1Cloud9Cloud9 C9
2021-12-02 14:00:00December 2, 2021 - 14:00 UTCGroup CGMB Gambit EsportsGambit Esports2 : 1Team SecretTeam Secret TS
2021-12-02 17:40:00December 2, 2021 - 17:40 UTCGroup BSEN SentinelsSentinels2 : 1FURIA EsportsFURIA Esports FUR
2021-12-02 21:35:00December 2, 2021 - 21:35 UTCGroup BKRÜ KRÜ EsportsKRÜ Esports0 : 2Team LiquidTeam Liquid TL
2021-12-03 17:45:00December 3, 2021 - 17:45 UTCGroup DVS Vision StrikersVision Strikers1 : 2FnaticFnatic FNC
2021-12-03 21:30:00December 3, 2021 - 21:30 UTCGroup ANV Team EnvyTeam Envy2 : 0X10 CRITX10 CRIT X10C
2021-12-04 15:05:00December 4, 2021 - 15:05 UTCGroup CVKS Team VikingsTeam Vikings1 : 2Gambit EsportsGambit Esports GMB
2021-12-04 19:00:00December 4, 2021 - 19:00 UTCGroup BSEN SentinelsSentinels1 : 2Team LiquidTeam Liquid TL
2021-12-05 13:30:00December 5, 2021 - 13:30 UTCGroup AACE AcendAcend2 : 1Keyd StarsKeyd Stars KS
2021-12-05 15:05:00December 5, 2021 - 15:05 UTCGroup CCR Crazy RaccoonCrazy Raccoon0 : 2Team SecretTeam Secret TS
2021-12-05 17:25:00December 5, 2021 - 17:25 UTCGroup BFUR FURIA EsportsFURIA Esports1 : 2KRÜ EsportsKRÜ Esports KRÜ
2021-12-05 21:30:00December 5, 2021 - 21:30 UTCGroup DFS FULL SENSEFULL SENSE0 : 2Cloud9Cloud9 C9
2021-12-06 14:00:00December 6, 2021 - 14:00 UTCGroup AACE AcendAcend2 : 0Team EnvyTeam Envy NV
2021-12-06 17:05:00December 6, 2021 - 17:05 UTCGroup AKS Keyd StarsKeyd Stars0 : 2X10 CRITX10 CRIT X10C
2021-12-06 19:40:00December 6, 2021 - 19:40 UTCGroup BSEN SentinelsSentinels1 : 2KRÜ EsportsKRÜ Esports KRÜ
2021-12-07 14:00:00December 7, 2021 - 14:00 UTCGroup DVS Vision StrikersVision Strikers1 : 2Cloud9Cloud9 C9
2021-12-07 18:25:00December 7, 2021 - 18:25 UTCGroup CVKS Team VikingsTeam Vikings0 : 2Team SecretTeam Secret TS
2021-12-07 20:55:00December 7, 2021 - 20:55 UTCGroup ANV Team EnvyTeam Envy1 : 2X10 CRITX10 CRIT X10C
2021-12-08 17:10:00December 8, 2021 - 17:10 UTCQuarterfinalsACE AcendAcend2 : 0Team SecretTeam Secret TS
2021-12-08 20:05:00December 8, 2021 - 20:05 UTCQuarterfinalsTL Team LiquidTeam Liquid2 : 0Cloud9Cloud9 C9
2021-12-09 17:20:00December 9, 2021 - 17:20 UTCQuarterfinalsGMB Gambit EsportsGambit Esports2 : 1X10 CRITX10 CRIT X10C
2021-12-09 20:45:00December 9, 2021 - 20:45 UTCQuarterfinalsFNC FnaticFnatic1 : 2KRÜ EsportsKRÜ Esports KRÜ
2021-12-11 17:10:00December 11, 2021 - 17:10 UTCSemifinalsACE AcendAcend2 : 0Team LiquidTeam Liquid TL
2021-12-11 19:40:00December 11, 2021 - 19:40 UTCSemifinalsGMB Gambit EsportsGambit Esports2 : 1KRÜ EsportsKRÜ Esports KRÜ
2021-12-12 17:30:00December 12, 2021 - 17:30 UTCGrand FinalACE AcendAcend3 : 2Gambit EsportsGambit Esports GMB
Show schedule

Participants[edit]

1 November 8th - United States Rawkus joins as coach. [4]
1 December 2nd - United States Victor tests positive for COVID and will play from an isolated room. [5]
1 November 8th - Argentina bnj leaves as his contract expires. [6]
1 October 9th - Team Vikings sign Brazil bzkA as their coach. [7]
Keyd Stars
Notes
1Brazil heat
2Brazil JhoW
3Brazil v1xen
4Brazil murizzz
5Brazil mwzera
CBrazil Koy
Substitutes
S
DNP
Brazil ntk
Main Roster
1 October 25th - Keyd Stars sign Brazil mwzera on loan from Gamelanders Blue. [8]
Vision Strikers
1South Korea stax
2South Korea Rb
3South Korea k1Ng
4South Korea BuZz
5South Korea MaKo
CSouth Korea termi South Korea Argency 
Substitutes
SSouth Korea Lakia
Main Roster
Crazy Raccoon
Notes
1South Korea Bazzi
2Japan ade
3Japan Fisker
4South Korea Munchkin
5Japan neth
CSouth Korea Twinkl Japan mun 
Substitutes
SSouth Korea Medusa
Main Roster
1 November 20th - Japan Minty announces that he will not be participating in this event. [9]
1 November 18th - X10 Esports rebrand to X10 CRIT. [10]
1 September 9th - Team Secret sign the former roster of Bren Esports. [11]
1 November 30th - Belgium Nivera tests positive for COVID and will play from an isolated room. [12]
2 December 7th - Belgium Nivera tests negative for COVID and is allowed to play alongside the rest of the team in their next match. [13]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1.Acend Acend2-061-45+16
2.X10 CRIT X10 CRIT2-178-70+8
3.Team Envy Team Envy1-278-780
4.Keyd Stars Keyd Stars0-237-61-24

Group B[edit]

Group B
1.Team Liquid Team Liquid2-055-48+7
2.KRÜ Esports KRÜ Esports2-183-91-8
3.Sentinels Sentinels1-2106-93+13
4.FURIA Esports FURIA Esports0-261-73-12

Group C[edit]

Group C
1.Gambit Esports Gambit Esports2-064-50+14
2.Team Secret Team Secret2-171-52+19
3.Team Vikings Team Vikings1-270-75-5
4.Crazy Raccoon Crazy Raccoon0-224-52-28

Group D[edit]

Group D
1.Fnatic Fnatic2-074-65+9
2.Cloud9 Cloud92-198-91+7
3.Vision Strikers Vision Strikers1-289-81+8
4.FULL SENSE FULL SENSE0-229-53-24

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
Acend Acend
2
December 8, 2021 - 18:10 CET
SovaJettViperSageReyna
138
5
ViperSageJettSovaReyna
48
4
SovaJettCypherViperKAY/O
138
5
ViperCypherJettSovaSkye
46
2
 
 
 
 
Casters: United States Paperthin & United States Achilios
Team Secret Team Secret
0
Team Liquid Team Liquid
2
December 8, 2021 - 21:05 CET
SovaAstraViperReynaKAY/O
136
7
SkyeViperAstraRazeSova
610
4
JettAstraKilljoyReynaSova
135
8
JettKilljoyAstraKAY/OSova
711
4
 
 
 
 
Casters: United Kingdom ddk & United States sgares
Cloud9 Cloud9
0
Gambit Esports Gambit Esports
2
December 9, 2021 - 18:20 CET
BrimstoneRazeCypherBreachSage
139
4
BreachKAY/OJettAstraKilljoy
37
4
SovaJettCypherAstraSkye
75
2
KAY/OSovaJettAstraCypher
713
6
SkyeJettViperSovaReyna
137
6
KAY/OSovaJettViperCypher
57
2
Casters: United Kingdom Pansy & United Kingdom hypoc
X10 CRIT X10 CRIT
1
Fnatic Fnatic
1
December 9, 2021 - 21:45 CET
SovaJettSkyeKilljoyAstra
1380
41
AstraReynaKilljoySovaJett
2415
18
SovaJettSageKilljoyViper
1310
3
SageReynaViperSovaJett
26
4
AstraRazeKAY/OKilljoyViper
85
3
AstraRazeViperSkyeJett
713
6
Casters: United States EsportsDoug & United States Rivington
KRÜ Esports KRÜ Esports
2
Semifinals
Acend Acend
2
December 11, 2021 - 18:10 CET
BrimstoneSageViperSkyeRaze
138
5
SovaAstraViperReynaKAY/O
46
2
OmenJettCypherSageRaze
1311
2
AstraBreachViperReynaRaze
15
4
 
 
 
 
Casters: United Kingdom ddk & United States sgares
Team Liquid Team Liquid
0
Gambit Esports Gambit Esports
2
December 11, 2021 - 20:40 CET
SkyeJettViperSovaReyna
134
9
ViperCypherSovaKAY/OJett
88
0
SovaSkyeCypherAstraSage
75
2
AstraReynaKilljoySovaJett
713
6
SovaJettViperAstraSkye
1843
83
BrimstoneRazeViperSkyeSage
2816
24
Casters: Ireland MitchMan & United Kingdom Tombizz
KRÜ Esports KRÜ Esports
1
Grand Final
Acend Acend
3
December 12, 2021 - 18:30 CET
SovaJettCypherViperKAY/O
119
2
KilljoyJettViperSovaSkye
313
10
SovaJettKilljoyAstraKAY/O
137
6
SovaJettCypherAstraSkye
57
2
BreachJettCypherAstraRaze
31
2
BrimstoneRazeCypherBreachSage
1113
2
SovaJettViperSageReyna
1471
51
SovaJettViperSageReyna
0512
07
OmenJettCypherSageRaze
137
6
KilljoyJettViperAstraSkye
58
3
Casters: United Kingdom Pansy & United Kingdom hypoc
Gambit Esports Gambit Esports
2

Additional Data[edit]

Country Representation[edit]

#Country / RegionRepresentationPlayers
1Brazil Brazil13 / 80 (16%)frz, gtnziN, heat, JhoW, Khalil, mazin, murizzz, mwzera, qck, Sacy, sutecas, v1xen, xand
2United States United States11 / 80 (14%)crashies, dapr, leaf, mitch, ShahZaM, SicK, vanity, Victor, Xeppaa, yay, zombs
3Thailand Thailand10 / 80 (13%)ChAlalala, Crws, foxz, JohnOlsen, LAMMYSNAX, Patiphan, PTC, sScary, SuperBusS, sushiboys
4South Korea South Korea8 / 80 (10%)Bazzi, BuZz, k1Ng, MaKo, Munchkin, Rb, stax, xeta
5Philippines Philippines5 / 80 (6%)BORKUM, Dispenser, DubsteP, JessieVash, witz
5Russia Russia5 / 80 (6%)Chronicle, d3ffo, nAts, Redgar, Sheydos
7Chile Chile4 / 80 (5%)delz1k, keznit, Mazino, NagZ
7United Kingdom United Kingdom4 / 80 (5%)Boaster, L1NK, Mistic, soulcas
9Argentina Argentina3 / 80 (4%)Klaus, Nozwerr, Saadhak
9Canada Canada3 / 80 (4%)FNS, Marved, TenZ
9Finland Finland3 / 80 (4%)BONECOLD, Derke, Jamppi
9Japan Japan3 / 80 (4%)ade, Fisker, neth
13Belgium Belgium2 / 80 (3%)Nivera, ScreaM
13Poland Poland2 / 80 (3%)starxo, zeek
15Croatia Croatia1 / 80 (1%)Doma
15Czech Republic Czechia1 / 80 (1%)Magnum
15Spain Spain1 / 80 (1%)Kiles
15Turkey Turkey1 / 80 (1%)cNed

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