World Cyber Arena 2016 - European Qualifier

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[e][h]WCA 2016 - European Qualifier
League Information
Organizer:
Neo
UCC
Game Version:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe 
Format:
Double eliminaton
Prize pool:
CN¥ 100,000 (≃ $ 15,072)
Start Date:
2016-08-11
End Date:
2016-08-18
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Ukraine  Foggy
Belarus  OrcWorker
Ukraine  Sonik
Russia  Hawk
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
3
2
5
6
Maps


The European Qualifier is the only chance for european players to qualify for World Cyber Arena 2016 : one of the most important tournament and with the biggest prize pool of the year.

The ukrainian player Foggy won, beating OrcWorker in final.

Format and dates[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

An open qualifier on july 17th :

  • single elimination,
  • all matches are best-of-1,
  • top 8 qualify for the main qualifier.

8 others players are invited.

Groupstage (16 into 8)[edit]

16 players are divided into 4 groups of 4 players each :

  • double elimination
  • all matches are best-of-3,
  • top 2 of each group advance into the playoffs.

Dates :

  • group A : august 11th,
  • group B : august 12th,
  • group C : august 13th,
  • group D : august 14th.

Playoffs[edit]

8 players left in a double elimination bracket :

  • group winners face runners-up in quarterfinals,
  • semi-finals losers are cross into losers' round 2,
  • all matches are best-of-3,
  • Grand Final is best-of-5,
  • top 2 qualify for main event.

Dates :

  • quarterfinals and semi-finals : august 16th,
  • loser's rounds 1,2 & 3 : august 17th,
  • losers, winners and Grand Final : august 18th.

Prize Pool[edit]

CN¥ 100,000 (≃ $ 15,072) are spread among the players as seen below :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2016-08-18 (CN¥ 1 ≃ USD 0.15072).

Participants[edit]

Human Human (3) Orc Orc (1) Undead Undead (6) Night Elf Night Elf (6)
Invited
Germany yAwS Belarus OrcWorker Czech Republic Cechi* United Kingdom WarchiefRich
Russia HawK Ukraine Foggy
Ukraine Sonik
Serbia Rudan
Qualified via pre-qualifier
Serbia AtheistP Germany HLA Denmark ThomasG
Russia sheik Belarus TheMaSk
Russia ShaDai
Germany WaN
Russia Biko*
  • Cechi replaces Happy, who refused to play because he is not allowed to stream the qualifier.
  • Biko replaces Cash, who could not attend due to not having enough free time.

Broadcasting[edit]

EngSpeaking Back2Warcraft

Results[edit]

Groupstage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 Russia HawK
2
HawK 
 ShaDai
August 11, 2016 17:00 CEST
 Russia ShaDai
1
 United Kingdom WarchiefRich
2
WarchiefRich 
 ThomasG
August 11, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
 Denmark ThomasG
0
Winners' Finals
 Russia HawK
1
HawK 
 WarchiefRich
August 11, 2016 - 19:00 CEST
 United Kingdom WarchiefRich
2
Losers' Round 1
 Russia ShaDai
2
ShaDai 
 ThomasG
August 11, 2016 - 20:00 CEST
 Denmark ThomasG
1
Losers' Finals
 Russia HawK
2
HawK 
 ShaDai
August 11, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Russia ShaDai
1
Grand Finals
 United Kingdom WarchiefRich
 Russia HawK

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 Serbia Rudan
1
Rudan 
 WaN
August 12, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Germany WaN
2
 Ukraine Sonik
2
Sonik 
 AtheistP
August 12, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
 Serbia AtheistP
0
Winners' Finals
 Germany WaN
0
WaN 
 Sonik
August 12, 2016 - 19:00 CEST
 Ukraine Sonik
2
Losers' Round 1
 Serbia Rudan
2
Rudan 
 AtheistP
August 12, 2016 - 20:00 CEST
 Serbia AtheistP
0
Losers' Finals
 Germany WaN
2
WaN 
 Rudan
August 12, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Serbia Rudan
0
Grand Finals
 Ukraine Sonik
 Germany WaN

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 Czech Republic Cechi
2
Cechi 
 TheMaSk
August 13, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Belarus TheMaSk
0
 Belarus OrcWorker
2
OrcWorker 
 HLA
August 13, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
 Germany HLA
0
Winners' Finals
 Czech Republic Cechi
0
Cechi 
 OrcWorker
August 13, 2016 - 19:00 CEST
 Belarus OrcWorker
2
Losers' Round 1
 Belarus TheMaSk
0
TheMaSk 
 HLA
August 13, 2016 - 20:00 CEST
 Germany HLA
2
Losers' Finals
 Czech Republic Cechi
2
Cechi 
 HLA
August 13, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Germany HLA
0
Grand Finals
 Belarus OrcWorker
 Czech Republic Cechi

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Foggy 
 Biko
August 14, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Russia Biko
0
 Germany yAwS
2
yAwS 
 Sheik
August 14, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
 Russia Sheik
0
Winners' Finals
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Foggy 
 yAwS
August 14, 2016 - 19:00 CEST
 Germany yAwS
0
Losers' Round 1
 Russia Biko
W
 Russia Sheik
Losers' Finals
 Germany yAwS
2
yAwS 
 Biko
August 14, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Russia Biko
0
Grand Finals
 Ukraine Foggy
 Germany yAwS

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
 United Kingdom WarchiefRich
1
WarchiefRich 
 yAwS
August 16th, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Germany yAwS
2
 Belarus OrcWorker
2
OrcWorker 
 WaN
August 16th, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
 Germany WaN
0
 Ukraine Sonik
2
Sonik 
 Cechi
August 16th, 2016 - 19:00 CEST
 Czech Republic Cechi
1
 Ukraine Foggy
1
Foggy 
 HawK
August 16th, 2016 - 20:00 CEST
 Russia HawK
2
Semifinals
 Germany yAwS
0
yAwS 
 OrcWorker
August 16th, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Belarus OrcWorker
2
 Ukraine Sonik
2
Sonik 
 HawK
August 16th, 2016 - 22:00 CEST
 Russia HawK
1
Winners' Finals
 Belarus OrcWorker
2
OrcWorker 
 Sonik
August 18th, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
 Ukraine Sonik
1
Losers' Round 1
 United Kingdom WarchiefRich
1
WarchiefRich 
 WaN
August 17th, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Germany WaN
2
 Czech Republic Cechi
0
Cechi 
 Foggy
August 17th, 2016 - 18:00 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Round 2
 Russia HawK
2
HawK 
 WaN
August 17th, 2016 - 19:00 CEST
 Germany WaN
1
 Germany Yaws *
 Ukraine Foggy
Losers' Round 3
 Russia HawK
0
HawK 
 Foggy
August 17th, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Finals
 Ukraine Sonik
0
Sonik 
 Foggy
August 18th, 2016 - 19:00 CEST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Grand Finals
 Belarus OrcWorker
2
OrcWorker 
 Foggy
 Ukraine Foggy
3
  • YAwS forfeited and withdrew from WCA European Qualifiers.

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
AmazoniaAmazonia    17 5 0 5 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 5 0 5 0.0% - - - - 4 3 1 75.0% - 1 - -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    15 5 1 4 20.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - 2 0 2 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 6 3 3 50.0% - - - -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    14 3 1 2 33.3% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - 7 3 4 42.9% - 1 - -
Nomad IslesNomad Isles    8 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% - - - - 3 0 3 0.0% - 1 - -
Terenas StandTerenas Stand    8 5 3 2 60.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    9 - - - - 2 0 2 0.0% 3 3 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - 3 0 3 0.0% - - - 1
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    7 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - 2 2 0 100.0% - - - -
Total Sum (Σ) 79 20 6 14 30.0% 8 4 4 50.0% 6 6 0 100.0% 13 3 10 23.1% 2 2 0 100.0% 25 11 14 44.0% 0 4 0 1

External links[edit]

Replays[edit]

(some) Replays available here.

VODs[edit]