ESL Winter League 2018

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[e][h]ESL Winter League 2018
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
dur0
Game Version:
Server:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe 
Format:
Single elimination
Special rules:
Random Random hero Random hero
Prize pool:
€ 100 (≃ $ 113)
Date:
2019-02-16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Russian Federation  Sheik
France  SyDe
Russian Federation  Neytpoh
Korea (South)  Lucifer
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
16
Maps

The ESL Winter League 2018 is organized and hosted by ESL and is sponsored by dur0, one of the admins. It's a random race and random heroes league. The tournament has 8 open qualifiers, each one offering two spots for the main event.

It's played on Battle.net european-servers : Northrend. The Russian player Sheik won, beating SyDe in final.

Format[edit]

Qualification[edit]

There are 8 open qualifiers, each giving finalists a spot in the final.

  • all rounds are best-of-three,
  • a player already qualified is allowed to play next qualifiers,
  • if an already qualified player reaches the final of another qualifier, the 3rd placed will get his spot and so on.

Main event[edit]

The tournament consists in a 16 seeds single elimination bracket :

  • early rounds arebest-of-3,
  • game for 3rd place and final are best-of-5.

Prize pool[edit]

In addition to the prize pool, the top 3 players can also win premium accounts on ESL Play. € 100 (≃ $ 113) are divided among participants as follows :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2019-02-16 (€ 1 ≃ USD 1.12953).

Participants[edit]

Winner Runner Up
From Qualifier 1
Bulgaria LeX
Germany Needtorelax
From Qualifier 2
Ukraine HoT Germany hankk
From Qualifier 3
Russian Federation Imperius
Russian Federation Jostik
From Qualifier 4
Korea (South) Lucifer
Russian Federation Sheik
From Qualifier 5
Sweden Skutt Sweden Starshaped
From Qualifier 6
Ukraine Sonik
Russian Federation Neytpoh
From Qualifier 7
Russian Federation Nick Poland Ankhes
From Qualifier 8
Lithuania Bizzare
Serbia FpXy

Broadcasting[edit]

EngSpeaking hotwussy

  • Ukraine  HoT (Mykhaylo Novopashyn)

EngSpeaking embermate

  • Croatia  Ember

Russia WoLvInDaHouse

  • Ukraine  WoLv (Andrey Tokmakov)

EngSpeaking Hi2Chaco

Results[edit]


Round of 16
 South Korea Lucifer
2
 Poland FiR
0
 Lithuania Bizzare
0
Bizzare 
 Imperius
 Russia Imperius
2
 Germany hankk
2
hankk 
 Ankhes
 Poland Ankhes
0
 Russia Cement
0
 Russia Sheik
2
 Russia Neytpoh
2
 Germany Needtorelax
0
 Russia Jostik
0
 Bulgaria LeX
2
 Serbia FpXy
0
FpXy 
 SyDe
 France SyDe
2
 Russia Nick
 Ukraine Sonik
W
Quarterfinals
 South Korea Lucifer
2
Lucifer 
 Bizzare
 Lithuania Bizzare
1
 Germany hankk
0
hankk 
 Sheik
 Russia Sheik
2
 Russia Neytpoh
2
Neytpoh 
 LeX
 Bulgaria LeX
0
 France SyDe
2
SyDe 
 Sonik
 Ukraine Sonik
0
Semifinals
 South Korea Lucifer
1
 Russia Sheik
2
 Russia Neytpoh
0
Neytpoh 
 SyDe
 France SyDe
2
Finals
 Russia Sheik
3
 France SyDe
1
3rd Place Match
 South Korea Lucifer
2
 Russia Neytpoh
3

External links[edit]