Classic Wins 2018 AfreecaTV GSL Super Tournament 2
2018 AfreecaTV GSL Super Tournament 2, a StarCraft II event with a $26,500 prize pool, has concluded. In the grand final Classic defeated sOs with the score of 4:3, securing $10,500 in prize money and 1,500 WCS KR points.
The event was held on September 27-30 in Seoul, South Korea. The tournament’s line-up included 16 players from South Korea, two of them – Maru and TY – were directly invited as 2018 GSL Season 3 finalists, while the other 14 players made it through the qualifiers. They competed in a single-elimination bracket, with regular matches being best-of-five and the finals being best-of-seven. On their way to the final sOs defeated KeeN (3:1), Maru (3:1) and Solar (3:2), while Classic outplayed FanTaSy (3:0), Creator (3:2) and Dark (3:2). In the grand final Classic lost the first three games but managed to make a huge comeback and win the following four matches.
|Place||$ USD||WCS KR Pts||Player|
|5th-8th||$888||450||Maru, Stats, Bunny, Creator|
|9th-16th||$444||225||Rogue, KeeN, Impact, Trap, soO, Leenock, FanTaSy, TY|