Rogue Is the Champion of 2017 WCS Global Finals

Rogue Is the Champion of 2017 WCS Global Finals

Rogue Is the Champion of 2017 WCS Global Finals

The main event of the competitive StarCraft II season 2017 WCS Global Finals have concluded and we have a new champion – Lee "Rogue" Byung Ryul defeats Eo "soO" Yoon Su in the grand final and takes home $280,000.

2017 WCS Global Finals was held on October 27 – November 4 in Anaheim, United States. First, sixteen participating players were placed into four groups with the GSL format. Then two best players from each group advanced to the playoff stage, which was held during BlizzCon.

In the playoffs soO defeated GuMiho (3-2) and SpeCial (3-0), while Rogue outplayed herO (3-1) and TY (3-2). The Grand Finals ended with the score of 4-2 in the favor of Rogue.

Tournament results:

Place $ USD Player Team
1st $280,000 Rogue (Korea; Zerg) Jin Air Green Wings
2nd $140,000 soO (Korea; Zerg) Ballistix
3rd-4th $42,000 SpeCial (Mexico; Terran) Prophecy E-sports
TY (Korea; Terran) Splyce
5th-8th $21,000 Elazer (Poland; Zerg) Team QLASH
GuMiho (Korea; Terran) PSISTORM Gaming
Hero (Korea; Protoss) ROOT Gaming
INnoVation (Korea; Terran) Ballistix
9th-12th $14,000 Stats (Korea; Protoss) Splyce
Neeb (USA; Protoss) Ting
Dark (Korea; Zerg) Ballistix
Serral (Finland; Zerg) Ence eSports
13th-16th $14,000 Snute (Norway; Zerg) Team Liquid
Nerchio(Poland; Zerg) EURONICS Gaming
Kelazhur (Brazil; Terran) ROOT Gaming
TRUE (Korea; Zerg) PSISTORM Gaming

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