Pro Gamer League Season IV

[e][h]PGL Season IV
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Chinese goverment, ESL
Game Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Chengdu
Format:
1v1
Round Robin (Bo3)
Single Elimination (Bo5)
Prize pool:
$27,792
Start Date:
2009-01-01
End Date:
2009-01-10
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
China  Fly100%
China  Sky
China  Infi
Korea (South)  WhO
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
3
6
3
4
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

Prequel

Prize Pool[edit]

$27,525 USD are spread among the players as seen below:

USD conversion based on exchange rate from xe.com on 2009-01-10 $1.00 USD ~= CN¥7 *

Participants[edit]

Human Human (3) Orc Orc (6) Undead Undead (3) Night Elf Night Elf (4)
Invited
China TH000
Netherlands Grubby
Korea (South) FoV
Ukraine HoT
Korea (South) Lyn
Russian Federation Happy
Korea (South) Check
Korea (South) WhO
Qualified
China Sky
China Fly100%
China HopeStar
China suhO
China Infi
China Wulin
China Lyc
China Like

Format[edit]

  • Team knockout phase
    • 16 players are split into four groups of four and each group will play as a team in this phase. This phase will decide which group will have more players advance to the future knockout phase. Two finalists in this phase will be branded as upper groups, while two losing groups will in the meantime branded as lower groups. This phase will be double elimination and matches will be played on King of the Hill basis.
  • Group stage
    • The players will play against their group opponents through double elimination playoffs and matches will be played on best of three basis. Upper groups will see top two performers in respective group advance to the individual knockout phase, while bottom two players enter the revival phase. The lower groups will meanwhile see top two performers in respective group enter the revival phase, while bottom two players will be eliminated from the competition.
  • Revival phase
    • The players will be drawn against their respective opponents prior to the kickoff of this phase. They will play against each other on best of three basis through a double elimination playoffs. The 4 winners of second round will join a similar number of automatic entrants in the individual knockout phase.
  • Individual knockout phase
    • The rules in this phase will be the same as the revival phase applied. The 4 winners of second round will advance to the Final phase.
  • Final
    • The players will be drawn against their respective opponents prior to the kickoff of this phase. They will play against each other on best of five basis through a single elimination playoffs.

Results[edit]

Team knockout phase[edit]

Semifinals
Team A
2
Team B
4
Team C
4
Team D
1
Winners' Finals
Team B
4
January 02, 2009 - 07:00 CET
Team C
0
Losers' Round 1
Team A
4
Team D
1
Losers' Finals
Winners
Team B
Team A

Group stage[edit]

Group A
January 04, 2009
1. China  TH000 2-0
2. Korea (South)  Lyn 2-1
3. China  Wulin 1-2
4. China  HopeStar 0-2


Group B
January 03, 2009
1. China  Fly100% 2-0
2. China  Sky 2-1
3. China  Lyc 1-2
4. Korea (South)  WhO 0-2


Group C
January 03, 2009
1. Ukraine  HoT 2-0
2. Russian Federation  Happy 2-1
3. China  suhO 1-2
4. Netherlands  Grubby 0-2
Group D
January 04, 2009
1. China  Infi 2-0
2. Korea (South)  Check 2-1
3. China  Like 1-2
4. Korea (South)  FoV 0-2

Revival phase[edit]

Quarterfinal
 Ukraine HoT
1
HoT 
January 05, 2009 - 09:30 CET
 China Infi
2
 South Korea WhO
2
January 05, 2009 - 11:30 CET
 China HopeStar
0
 South Korea Check
1
January 05, 2009 - 13:00 CET
 China Wulin
2
 China Lyc
1
Lyc 
January 05, 2009 - 14:30 CET
 Russia Happy
2
Semifinals
 China Infi
2
 WhO
January 06, 2009 - 11:30 CET
 South Korea WhO
0
 China Wulin
0
January 06, 2009 - 13:30 CET
 Russia Happy
2
Not needed
 China Infi
 Russia Happy
Losers' Round 1
 Ukraine HoT
2
January 05, 2009 - 12:00 CET
 China HopeStar
0
 South Korea Check
1
 Lyc
January 05, 2009 - 16:00 CET
 China Lyc
2
Losers' Round 2
 China Wulin
2
 HoT
January 06, 2009 - 14:30 CET
 Ukraine HoT
0
 South Korea WhO
2
WhO 
 Lyc
January 06, 2009 - 12:30 CET
 China Lyc
0
Losers' Round 3
 China Wulin
 South Korea WhO
Losers' Finals
  
  
-
  
  

Individual knockout phase[edit]

Quarterfinal
 South Korea WhO
2
WhO 
 Russia Happy
1
 China Infi
2
January 07, 2009 - 11:00 CET
 China Wulin
0
 South Korea Lyn
0
Lyn 
 Sky
January 07, 2009 - 13:30 CET
 China Sky
2
 China TH000
1
 China Fly100%
2
Semifinals
 South Korea WhO
0
WhO 
January 08, 2009 - 11:00 CET
 China Infi
2
 China Sky
2
Sky 
January 08, 2009 - 14:00 CET
 China Fly100%
1
Not needed
 China Infi
 China Sky
Losers' Round 1
 Russia Happy
2
January 07, 2009 - 12:30 CET
 China Wulin
0
 South Korea Lyn
2
Lyn 
January 07, 2009 - 15:30 CET
 China TH000
1
Losers' Round 2
 China Fly100%
2
January 08, 2009 - 15:00 CET
 Russia Happy
1
 South Korea WhO
2
WhO 
 Lyn
January 08, 2009 - 12:30 CET
 South Korea Lyn
0
Losers' Round 3
 China Fly100%
 South Korea WhO
Losers' Finals
  
  
-
  
  

Final[edit]

Semifinals
 China Infi
0
 Sky
 China Sky
3
 South Korea WhO
1
 China Fly100%
3
Finals
 China Sky
2
 China Fly100%
3


Map Statistics[edit]

Human vs. Night Elf Night Elf vs. Orc Orc vs. Undead Undead vs. Human Orc vs. Human Night Elf vs. Undead Mirrors
Map # Σ Human Night Elf Human % Σ Night Elf Orc Night Elf % Σ Orc Undead Orc % Σ Undead Human Undead % Σ Orc Human Orc % Σ Night Elf Undead Night Elf % Human Night Elf Orc Undead
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    15 1 1 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 3 2 1 66.7% 4 2 2 50.0% - - 2 -
Death TrapDeath Trap    23 2 2 0 100.0% 3 1 2 33.3% 5 2 3 40.0% - - - - 7 2 5 28.6% 2 0 2 0.0% - 1 2 1
Melting ValleyMelting Valley    19 2 1 1 50.0% 4 0 4 0.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 4 3 1 75.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 1 1 2 -
Road to StratholmeRoad to Stratholme    19 1 1 0 100.0% 3 2 1 66.7% 5 2 3 40.0% - - - - 5 0 5 0.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 1 1 1 -
Snow DropSnow Drop    19 1 0 1 0.0% 3 1 2 33.3% 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - 6 1 5 16.7% 2 2 0 100.0% - 2 3 -
Tidewater GladesTidewater Glades    20 1 1 0 100.0% 3 2 1 66.7% 4 4 0 100.0% - - - - 7 3 4 42.9% 2 1 1 50.0% - - 3 -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    27 1 1 0 100.0% 5 2 3 40.0% 5 2 3 40.0% - - - - 11 5 6 45.5% 3 2 1 66.7% 1 - 1 -
Total Sum (Σ) 142 9 7 2 77.8% 23 9 14 39.1% 25 15 10 60.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 43 16 27 37.2% 17 10 7 58.8% 3 5 14 1

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