IESF GROUPS HAVE BEEN DRAWN

The result of group drawing for the 7th e-Sports World Championship has been announced. The 7th e-Sports World Championship is the sole international e-Sports event where players compete as representing their countries based on nationality, as hosted by International e-Sports federation (IeSF) and supported by Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST), SK Telecom and LONGZHU TV.

The group drawing was held at Nexon Arena on December 1st at 07:00 PM with about 200 players from 27 countries. Each national team drew their own pick under the supervision of the technical delegate.

The match table for the event has been decided through the group drawing. It has been decided that StarCraft® II: Legacy of the Void™ and League of Legends will be played by the round of 16 and Hearthstone®: Heroes of Warcraft™ will be played by the round of 21.

The whole group preliminary round will be played as a full-league. All group preliminary matches will be finished on December 2nd.

The main matches of the group preliminary round will be broadcasted in English through IeSF channel on Twitch TV (http://www.twitch.tv/iesf_tv) and Youtube e-Sports global channel (http://www.youtube.com/eSportsTV_global) and in Chinese through Longzhu TV (http://v.longzhu.com). The following is the schedules of broadcasting schedule for the 2nd of December, and the schedule is based on Korea Standard Time (GMT+9).

Match Schedule

Time

Match

11:00 ~ 12:00

Opening Ceremony

12:00 ~ 13:30

Thailand vs Iran

13:30 ~ 15:00

Philippines vs Russia

15:00 ~ 16:30

Mongolia vs Chinese Taipei

16:30 ~ 18:00

Tunisia vs Romania

18:00 ~ 19:30

South Africa vs Thailand

19:30 ~ 21:00

Indonesia vs Philippines

Groups

League of Legends

  • Group A
    • Israel
    • Mongolia
    • Serbia
    • Chinese Taipei
  • Group B
    • Switzerland
    • South Africa
    • Thailand
    • Iran
  • Group C
    • Australia
    • Tunisia
    • China
    • Romania
  • Group D
    • Korea
    • Indonesia
    • Philippines
    • Russia

StarCraft® II: Legacy of the Void™

  • Group A
    • Iran
    • Romania
    • Russia
    • Chinese Taipei
  • Group B
    • Philippines
    • Azerbaijan
    • South Africa
    • Sweden
  • Group C
    • Switzerland
    • Finland
    • China
    • Georgia
  • Group D
    • Korea
    • Serbia
    • Belgium
    • Israel

Hearthstone®: Heroes of Warcraft™

  • Group A
    • South Africa
    • Switzerland
    • Mongolia
    • Philippines
    • Korea
    • Vietnam
  • Group B
    • Georgia
    • Serbia
    • Israel
    • Russia
    • Indonesia
  • Group C
    • Finland
    • Chinese Taipei
    • Thailand
    • Tunisia
    • Azerbaijan
  • Group D
    • Austria
    • Sweden
    • China
    • Romania
    • Belgium