On Monday the third out of four Korea/Taiwan qualifiers took place. Sleep won over SinaboPrime to secure his spot. The last qualifier before the final is on Friday, the 27th of July. He will now face MC, PuMa, MMA, SuperNova, KeeN and Inori in the final.
Whoever takes the last spot will have the chance to win one of two spots at the Intel Extreme Masters gamescom in Cologne. The final qualifier will take place on Monday, the 30th of July.
Sleep, Killer, Sound, TLO and Squirtle were among the players who had signed up for the third qualifier last Monday, the 23rd of July. TLO and Squirtle, the most well-known names in the line-up both lost in round two to the later finalists, Sleep and Sinabo. Sleep came out victorious with 3:1.
The fourth Korean qualifier - determining who will be the LAST player to qualify for the final - will take place on July 27th.
Just like the qualifiers that have happened thus far, sign-ups will be open for all players from the regions Taiwan and Korea. As more and more of the top Koreans take an interest in foreign tournaments, we are looking forward to seeing top-notch play in this qualifier.
Korean Finals 30.07.
Players in the Korean Finals
MMA TBD 27.07.
The bracket for the second qualifier (18.07.) can be found here.
Live stream with Kaelaris
The fourth qualifier, taking place on July 27th, will be streamed on ESL TV and commentated by the ever handsome James 'Kaelaris' Carrol, starting at 11:00 CET.