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Worlds 2019

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Worlds 2019
Worlds 2019.png
Tournament Information
OrganizerRiot Games
RulebookRulebook
Sponsor(s)Mastercard
State Farm
Alienware
Secretlab
Louis Vuitton
OPPO
Red Bull
AXE
Prize Pool$ 2,225,000
LinksWebsite
Location & Dates
Region
INT
 International
Event TypeOffline
CountryEurope Europe
Start Date2019-10-02
End Date2019-11-10
Broadcast
Streams
Twitch
Full List
Results
WinnerFunPlus Phoenixlogo std.pngFunPlus Phoenix
SecondG2 Esportslogo std.pngG2 Esports
ThirdInvictus Gaminglogo std.pngInvictus Gaming
SK Telecom T1logo std.pngSK Telecom T1

The 2019 Season World Championship (Worlds 2019) is the conclusion of the 2019 League of Legends esports season. The tournament is held in Europe, with finals in Paris.

Overview[edit]

Format[edit]

  • 24 teams are invited: [Show]
  • Play-In
    • Group Stage (Round 1)
      • 12 teams participate
      • Teams are drawn into four groups based on seeding
      • Double Round Robin
      • Matches are best of one
      • Top two teams per group advance to Round 2
    • Knockout Stage (Round 2)
      • 8 teams participate
      • 1st place teams from the group stage each face a 2nd place team
      • Matches are best of five
      • Winners advance to the Main Event
  • Main Event
    • Group Stage
      • 16 teams participate
      • Teams are divided into four groups
      • Double Round Robin
      • Matches are best of one
      • Top two teams from each group advance to the Knockout Stage
    • Knockout Stage
      • Single elimination bracket (drawn randomly, 1st place teams face 2nd place teams, no two teams from the same group can be placed in the same half of the bracket)
      • Matches are best of five
  • Official Rulebook
  • Patch Information: v9.19

Prize Pool[edit]

  • Note: Figures below are based on the minimum guaranteed prize pool of $ 2,225,000 US Dollars. A percentage of the revenue from designated in-client sales is yet to be added to this amount.

$ 2,225,000 US Dollars are spread among the teams as seen below:

LocalEuro
PlacePrizePrize (%)Team
PlacementIcon1.png 1$834,375€738,530.3437.5%FunPlus Phoenixlogo std.pngFunPlus Phoenix
PlacementIcon2.png 2$300,375€265,870.9213.5%G2 Esportslogo std.pngG2 Esports
PlacementIcon3.png 3-4$155,750€137,8597%Invictus Gaminglogo std.pngInvictus Gaming
SK Telecom T1logo std.pngSK Telecom T1
5-8$89,000€78,776.574%Griffinlogo std.pngGriffin
Fnaticlogo std.pngFnatic
Splycelogo std.pngSplyce
DAMWON Gaminglogo std.pngDAMWON Gaming
9-12$50,062.50€44,311.822.25%J Teamlogo std.pngJ Team
Cloud9logo std.pngCloud9
Royal Never Give Uplogo std.pngRNG
Team Liquidlogo std.pngTeam Liquid
13-16$27,812.50€24,617.681.25%MESlogo std.pngGAM Esports
Hong Kong Attitudelogo std.pngHK Attitude
Clutch Gaminglogo std.pngClutch Gaming
AHQLogo std.pngahq eSports Club
17-20$16,687.50€14,770.610.75%Lowkey Esportslogo std.pngLowkey Esports
Royal Youthlogo std.pngRoyal Youth
Isurus Gaminglogo std.pngIsurus Gaming
Unicorns Of Lovelogo std.pngUnicorns Of Love
21-24$11,125€9,847.070.5%DetonatioN Gaminglogo std.pngDetonatioN FM
MAMMOTHlogo std.pngMAMMOTH
MEGAlogo std.pngMEGA
Flamengo eSportslogo std.pngFlamengo eSports

Converted prizes calculated with values provided by http://www.xe.com on October 17, 2019, as follows:

  • $ 1 US Dollar = € 0.88513 Euros

Participants[edit]

Note that the format for seed determination changed in Europe this year. For more information, see LEC Championship Points.
Qualified for Group Stage
Region Seed Pool Team Qualification Date Qualification Path
CN
China
1 1 FunPlus Phoenixlogo std.pngFunPlus Phoenix 2019-08-31 (Q)
2019-09-06 (Seed)
LPL 2019 Summer Champion
2 2 Royal Never Give Uplogo std.pngRoyal Never Give Up 2019-09-01 (Q)
2019-09-06 (Seed)
LPL 2019 Championship Points
3 2 Invictus Gaminglogo std.pngInvictus Gaming 2019-09-08 LPL 2019 Regional Finals
KR
Korea
1 1 SK Telecom T1logo std.pngSK Telecom T1 2019-08-25 (Q)
2019-08-31 (Seed)
LCK 2019 Summer Champion
2 2 Griffinlogo std.pngGriffin 2019-08-18 (Q)
2019-08-31 (Seed)
LCK 2019 Championship Points
EU
Europe
1 1 G2 Esportslogo std.pngG2 Esports 2019-08-17 (Q)
2019-09-08 (Seed)
LEC 2019 Summer Champion
2 2 Fnaticlogo std.pngFnatic 2019-09-07 (Q)
2019-09-15 (Seed)
LEC 2019 Regional Finals Winner
NA
North America
1 1 Team Liquidlogo std.pngTeam Liquid 2019-08-18 (Q)
2019-08-25 (Seed)
LCS 2019 Summer Champion
2 2 Cloud9logo std.pngCloud9 2019-08-18 (Q)
2019-08-25 (Seed)
LCS 2019 Championship Points
LMS
Taiwan/Hong Kong/Macao
1 2 J Teamlogo std.pngJ Team 2019-08-23 (Q)
2019-08-31 (Seed)
LMS 2019 Summer Champion
2 2 AHQLogo std.pngahq eSports Club 2019-08-25 (Q)
2019-08-31 (Seed)
LMS 2019 Championship Points
VN
Vietnam
1 2 MESlogo std.pngGAM Esports 2019-09-14 VCS 2019 Summer Champion
INT
World Championship
Q 3 DAMWON Gaminglogo std.pngDAMWON Gaming 2019-10-07 Qualified from Play-In Stage
Q 3 Clutch Gaminglogo std.pngClutch Gaming 2019-10-07 Qualified from Play-In Stage
Q 3 Hong Kong Attitudelogo std.pngHong Kong Attitude 2019-10-08 Qualified from Play-In Stage
Q 3 Splycelogo std.pngSplyce 2019-10-08 Qualified from Play-In Stage
Qualified for Play-In Stage
Region Seed Pool Team Qualification Date Qualification Path
KR
Korea
3 1 DAMWON Gaminglogo std.pngDAMWON Gaming 2019-09-07 LCK 2019 Regional Finals
EU
Europe
3 1 Splycelogo std.pngSplyce 2019-09-14 (Q)
2019-09-15 (Seed)
LEC 2019 Regional Finals Runner-Up
NA
North America
3 1 Clutch Gaminglogo std.pngClutch Gaming 2019-09-08 LCS 2019 Regional Finals
LMS
Taiwan/Hong Kong/Macao
3 1 Hong Kong Attitudelogo std.pngHong Kong Attitude 2019-09-08 LMS 2019 Regional Finals
VN
Vietnam
2 2 Lowkey Esportslogo std.pngLowkey Esports 2019-09-15 VCS 2019 Summer Runner-Up
CIS
CIS
1 2 Unicorns Of Lovelogo std.pngUnicorns Of Love 2019-09-15 LCL 2019 Summer Champion
LAT
Latin America
1 2 Isurus Gaminglogo std.pngIsurus Gaming 2019-08-31 LLA 2019 Closing Champion
TR
Turkey
1 2 Royal Youthlogo std.pngRoyal Youth 2019-08-31 TCL 2019 Summer Champion
BR
Brazil
1 3 Flamengo eSportslogo std.pngFlamengo eSports 2019-09-07 CBLOL 2019 Split 2 Champion
JP
Japan
1 3 DetonatioN Gaminglogo std.pngDetonatioN FocusMe 2019-09-16 LJL 2019 Summer Champion
OCE
Oceania
1 3 MAMMOTHlogo std.pngMAMMOTH 2019-08-31 OPL 2019 Split 2 Champion
SEA
Southeast Asia
1 3 MEGAlogo std.pngMEGA 2019-09-15 LST 2019 Summer Champion

Results[edit]

Play-In Stage[edit]

Group Stage (Round 1)[edit]

Group A
TeamGamesStr
1
NA
Clutch Gaminglogo std.pngClutch Gaming
2 - 250%1W
2
CIS
Unicorns Of Lovelogo std.pngUnicorns Of Love
2 - 250%1L
3
OCE
MAMMOTHlogo std.pngMAMMOTH
2 - 250%1L
Group B
TeamGamesStr
1
EU
Splycelogo std.pngSplyce
3 - 175%1W
2
LAT
Isurus Gaminglogo std.pngIsurus Gaming
2 - 250%1L
3
JP
DetonatioN Gaminglogo std.pngDetonatioN FocusMe
1 - 325%1L
Group C
TeamGamesStr
1
LMS
Hong Kong Attitudelogo std.pngHong Kong Attitude
3 - 175%2W
2
VN
Lowkey Esportslogo std.pngLowkey Esports
2 - 250%1L
3
SEA
MEGAlogo std.pngMEGA
1 - 325%2L
Group D
TeamGamesStr
1
KR
DAMWON Gaminglogo std.pngDAMWON Gaming
4 - 0100%4W
2
TR
Royal Youthlogo std.pngRoyal Youth
1 - 325%1W
3
BR
Flamengo eSportslogo std.pngFlamengo eSports
1 - 325%2L
Group A TB Round 1
Group A TB Round 2
Group D Tiebreaker

Round 2[edit]

Match 1
Match 2
Match 3
Match 4

 Click here for more information about the Play-In.

Main Event[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A
TeamGamesStr
1
KR
Griffinlogo std.pngGriffin
5 - 183%5W
2
EU
G2 Esportslogo std.pngG2 Esports
5 - 183%1L
3
NA
Cloud9logo std.pngCloud9
2 - 433%1W
4
LMS
Hong Kong Attitudelogo std.pngHong Kong Attitude
0 - 60%6L
Group B
TeamGamesStr
1
CN
FunPlus Phoenixlogo std.pngFunPlus Phoenix
4 - 267%1W
2
EU
Splycelogo std.pngSplyce
4 - 267%3W
3
LMS
J Teamlogo std.pngJ Team
3 - 350%1L
4
VN
MESlogo std.pngGAM Esports
1 - 517%4L
Group C
TeamGamesStr
1
KR
SK Telecom T1logo std.pngSK Telecom T1
5 - 183%1W
2
EU
Fnaticlogo std.pngFnatic
4 - 267%3W
3
CN
Royal Never Give Uplogo std.pngRoyal Never Give Up
3 - 350%1L
4
NA
Clutch Gaminglogo std.pngClutch Gaming
0 - 60%6L
Group D
TeamGamesStr
1
KR
DAMWON Gaminglogo std.pngDAMWON Gaming
5 - 183%5W
2
CN
Invictus Gaminglogo std.pngInvictus Gaming
4 - 267%1W
3
NA
Team Liquidlogo std.pngTeam Liquid
3 - 350%1L
4
LMS
AHQLogo std.pngahq eSports Club
0 - 60%6L
Group A Tiebreaker
Group B Tiebreaker

Knockout Stage[edit]

Quarterfinals
Semifinals
Finals

 Click here for more information about the Main Event.

Regional Distribution[edit]

For full regional breakdown of teams and players per round see Play-In & Main Event.

Teams[edit]

BR
 Brazil
CN
 China
CIS
 CIS
EU
 Europe
JP
 Japan
KR
 Korea
LAT
 Latin America
NA
 North America
OCE
 Oceania
SEA
 SEA
LMS
 LMS
TR
 Turkey
VN
 Vietnam
Qualified
1313131311312
Main
333331
Quarterfinals
233
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Winner
1

Players[edit]

Media[edit]

Streams[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Play-In[edit]

  • LEC logo small.png
      Trevor "Quickshot" Henry - Desk Host
  • LEC logo small.png
      Laure "Bulii" Valée - Interviewer
  • LEC logo small.png
      Andrew "Vedius" Day - Analyst
  • LEC logo small.png
      Aaron "Medic" Chamberlain - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LCK logo small.png
      Max "Atlus" Anderson - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Daniel "Drakos" Drakos - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LCS 2019 Logo Small.png
      Joshua "Jatt" Leesman - Color Caster
  • OPL logo small.png
      Bryce "EGym" Paule - Color Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Indiana "Froskurinn" Black - Color Caster
  • OPL logo small.png
      Jake "Spawn" Tiberi - Color Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Christy "Ender" Frierson - Color Caster

Main Event[edit]

  • LEC logo small.png
      Eefje "Sjokz" Depoortere - Desk Host / Interviewer
  • LCS 2019 Logo Small.png
      James "Dash" Patterson - Desk Host
  • LEC logo small.png
      Trevor "Quickshot" Henry - Stage and Cooldown Host / Play-by-Play Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Laure "Bulii" Valée - Interviewer
  • LPL 2017 logo.png
      Barento "Razleplasm" Mohammed - Analyst
  • LCK logo small.png
      Max "Atlus" Anderson - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LCS 2019 Logo Small.png
      David "Phreak" Turley - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LCS 2019 Logo Small.png
      Clayton "CaptainFlowers" Raines - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Aaron "Medic" Chamberlain - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Daniel "Drakos" Drakos - Play-by-Play Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Indiana "Froskurinn" Black - Color Caster
  • LCS 2019 Logo Small.png
      Sam "Kobe" Hartman-Kenzler - Color Caster
  • LCS 2019 Logo Small.png
      Issac "Azael" Cummings-Bentley - Color Caster
  • OPL logo small.png
      Jake "Spawn" Tiberi - Color Caster
  • LCS 2019 Logo Small.png
      Joshua "Jatt" Leesman - Color Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Andrew "Vedius" Day - Color Caster
  • LCK logo small.png
      Chris "PapaSmithy" Smith - Color Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Christy "Ender" Frierson - Color Caster
  • LEC logo small.png
      Martin "Deficio" Lynge - Color Caster
  • LVP logo small.png
      Ibai "Ibai" Llanos - Stage Host (Quarterfinals/Semifinals)

Announcements[edit]

Viewership Statistics[edit]

Data sourced from Esports Charts. Statistics excluding Chinese platforms

Peak Viewership
Total 3 985 787
English Streams 1 340 229
Korean Streams 1 104 002
YouTube Streams 1 942 302
Twitch Streams 1 734 835
Other
Total Time Watched 137 876 707 Hours
Avg Concurrent Viewers 1 012 559

Additional Content[edit]

Locations & Broadcast[edit]

Venues[edit]

Play-In Groups Quarterfinals / Semifinals Finals

Berlin, Germany

Berlin, Germany

Madrid, Spain

Paris, France
LEC Studio Verti Music Hall Palacio Vistalegre AccorHotels Arena
Capacity - 174 Capacity - 2,250 Capacity - 15,000 Capacity - 20,300
LEC Studio.jpg Verti Music Hall.jpg Palacio Vistalegre.jpg AccorHotels Arena.jpg
Am Studio 20D, Studio K/L,
12489 Berlin, Adlershof, Germany
Mercedes-Platz, 10243 Berlin, Germany Calle de Utebo, 1, 28025 Madrid, Spain 8 Boulevard de Bercy, 75012 Paris, France

References[edit]