The Tiger Cup (Chinese: 老虎杯 Lǎohǔ bēi) is an invitational 2v2 tournament organized and sponsored by "Tiger King Group" (a group of fans of the Chinese player Infi). It's played online on NetEase servers.
Format and dates
The group stage consists in 4 groups of 4 pairs each :
- double elimination bracket,
- winners' bracket is Bo3,
- losers' bracket is Bo1,
- top 2 of each group qualify for playoffs,
- played on July 10, start at 19:00 CST.
The 4 pairs remaining face through a single elimination bracket :
- all matches played asBo3,
- playedon July 11, start at 19:00 CST.
¥ 5,000 (≃ $ 714) are divided among participants as follows :
|Place||$ USD||¥ CNY||Players|
|2nd||$214||¥ 1,500||Alice||Lin Guagua|