Golden Championship Series - 2016 - Spring Season

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[e][h]Golden Championship Series - 2016 - Spring
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Game Version:
Server:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
¥  CNY
¥ 95,000 CNY (≃ $ 14,433 USD)
Start Date:
2016-05-16
End Date:
2016-06-02
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
China  Fly100%
China  120
South Korea  Moon
China  Infi
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
4
2
4
6
1v1 map pool
Chronology

The Golden Championship Series - 2016 - Spring Season is the first part of one of the most important individual tournament in 2016. With one the biggest prize pool of the year and the obligation to earn his place via a qualifier tournament, this is with World Cyber Games and Pro Gamer League the most prestigious events.

It is organized by Blizzard Entertainment's Chinese partner : NetEase, played at Shanghai, offline. From may 16th to june 2nd, the very best players of the world fight in a double elimination system.

The chinese player Fly100% won, beating 120 in final.

Format and dates[edit]

Qualifiers[edit]

A single and open qualifier is played from april 21st to 25th granting 4 places.

Based on NetEase ladder ranking on 2016-04-17, the 12 best players are invited. With top 4 allowed to choose their opponent from the 4 qualified players[1].

Groupstage (16 into 8)[edit]

16 players divided into four groups of four players each :

  • double elimination bracket,
  • best-of-3,
  • top 2 of each group advance to the playoffs.

Dates :

  • group A : may 16th & 17th,
  • group B : may 18th & 19th,
  • group C : may 20th & 21st,
  • group D : may 22nd & 23rd,

Playoffs[edit]

8 players in a double elimination bracket :

  • group winners face runners-up in quarterfinal,
  • semi-final losers are crossed into loser's round 2,
  • all matches are best-of-three,
  • but Grand Final witch is best-of-five (no advantage for the player coming from winner bracket).

Dates : ...

Map pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

¥ 95,000 (≃ $ 14,433) are divided among participants as follows[1] :

Participants[edit]

Human Human (4) Orc Orc (2) Undead Undead (4) Night Elf Night Elf (6)
Invited player (as ladder top 12 at the end of the season)
China Infi South Korea Lyn China 120 South Korea Moon
China TH000 China Fly100% China WFZ China Zhou_Xixi
China Yumiko China Xun Ukraine Foggy
China Romantic
Granted a spot via qualifier
South Korea Lucifer China Alice
China vila
China EnChant*


* China EnChant replaced by China Safe.

Broadcasting[edit]

 English Speaking Back2Warcraft

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 China Romantic
2
May 16 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China Safe
0
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
May 17 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 South Korea Moon
2
Winners' Finals
 China Romantic
1
May 17, 2016 13:30 CEST
 South Korea Moon
2
1st qualified
 South Korea Moon
Losers' Round 1
 China Safe
0
May 17 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
Losers' Finals
 China Romantic
0
May 17, 2016 15:00 CEST
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
2nd qualified
 China Zhou Xixi

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 China Fly100%
2
May 20, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China Vila
0
 China Yumiko
2
May 20, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China WFZ
1
Winners' Finals
 China Fly100%
2
May 21, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China Yumiko
1
1st qualified
 China Fly100%
Losers' Round 1
 China Vila
0
May 20, 2016 - 15:00 CEST
 China WFZ
2
Losers' Finals
 China Yumiko
2
May 21, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China WFZ
0
2nd qualified
 China Yumiko

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 China TH000
2
May 18, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China Alice
0
 China Infi
2
May 18, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China Xun
1
Winners' Finals
 China TH000
1
May 19, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China Infi
2
1st qualified
 China Infi
Losers' Round 1
 China Alice
2
May 18, 2016 - 15:00 CEST
 China Xun
1
Losers' Finals
 China TH000
2
May 19, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China Alice
1
2nd qualified
 China TH000

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 China 120
2
May 22, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 South Korea Lucifer
0
 South Korea Lyn
2
May 22, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
1
Winners' Finals
 China 120
2
120 
 Lyn
May 23, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 South Korea Lyn
0
1st qualified
 China 120
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Lucifer
0
May 22, 2016 - 15:30 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
1
May 23, 2016 - 13:15 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
2nd qualified
 Ukraine Foggy

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
 South Korea Moon
2
May 30, 2016 - 10:30 CEST
 China Yumiko
1
 China Infi
2
May 30, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
0
 China Fly100%
2
May 30, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
 China 120
2
May 31, 2016 - 10:30 CEST
 China TH000
1
Semifinals
 South Korea Moon
2
June 1, 2016 - 10:30 CEST
 China Infi
0
 China Fly100%
1
June 1, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China 120
2
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Moon
1
June 2, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 China 120
2
Losers' Round 1
 China Yumiko
2
May 31, 2016 - 12:00 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
1
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
May 31, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China TH000
2
Losers' Round 2
 China Fly100%
2
June 1, 2016 - 15:00 CEST
 China Yumiko
1
 China Infi
2
June 1, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China TH000
1
Losers' Round 3
 China Fly100%
2
June 2, 2016 - 10:30 CEST
 China Infi
0
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Moon
0
June 2, 2016 - 13:30 CEST
 China Fly100%
2
Grand Finals
 China 120
1
 China Fly100%
3

Statistics[edit]

Map[edit]

vs. vs. vs. vs. vs. vs. Mirrors
Map#Σ %Σ %Σ %Σ %Σ %Σ %
Amazonia2194544.4 %32166.7 %3030.0 %1010.0 %220100.0 %110100.0 %-2--
Ancient Isles1541325.0 %31233.3 %----43175.0 %1010.0 %21150.0 %1---
Echo Isles1343175.0 %3030.0 %----110100.0 %110100.0 %110100.0 %12--
Melting Valley6220100.0 %--------2020.0 %110100.0 %110100.0 %----
Terenas Stand1142250.0 %2020.0 %110100.0 %1010.0 %----21150.0 %1---
Turtle Rock6220100.0 %1010.0 %220100.0 %----110100.0 %--------
Twisted Meadows12220100.0 %----31233.3 %2020.0 %21150.0 %3030.0 %----
Total Sum (Σ)8427161159.3 %123925.0 %94544.4 %114736.4 %86275.0 %105550.0 %34--

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