Results of 2018 Hearthstone Global Games Finals

Results of 2018 Hearthstone Global Games Finals

Results of 2018 Hearthstone Global Games Finals

This weekend concluded the final stage of 2018 Hearthstone Global Games. In the grand finals of a $570,000 event the Chinese national team defeated the representatives of Brazil with the 3-0 score.

2018 Hearthstone Global Games started on July 17th and featured 48 national teams competing for a $570,000 prize pool. Its final stage was held on November 2nd-3rd at Blizzcon and included eight best teams. First, they competed in two GSL groups, and then top two teams from each group advanced to a single-elimination playoffs bracket. All matches within the tournament were best-of-five.

Both China and Brazil placed first in their groups: China defeated New Zealand (3:1) and Hong Kong (3:2) in Group A, while Brazil outplayed Bulgaria (3:0) and Norway (3:1) in Group B. In the semifinals China defeated Norway (3:0), while Brazil were able to beat New Zealand (3:0). The final series concluded with the 3:0 score in favour of China.

Group Stage:

Group A Group B
1. China 2-0 6-3 1. Brazil 2-0 6-1
2. New Zealand 2-1 7-7 2. Norway 2-1 7-7
3. Hong Kong 1-2 7-8 3. Bulgaria 1-2 4-7
4. Spain 0-2 4-6 4. Singapore 0-2 3-6

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD Team
1st $50,000 China
2nd $40,000 Brazil
3rd-4th $30,000 New Zealand, Norway
5th-6th $20,000 Bulgaria, Hong Kong
7th-8th $12,000 Singapore, Spain
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