WCS America Challenger matches set to begin

Starting April 29th at 6:00 pm EDT is the second season of the WCS America Challenger! On four separate play days 32 total players will battle it out in a single best of 5 series to secure their spot in the upcoming Premier League. The loser of the match is eliminated and has to re-qualify next season. Read more for the details.
 
Season 2 of matches kick off with a bang with the return of a WCS America powerhouse player Violet against the resilient Canadian protoss: desRow. Last year Violet was missing in action due to the publicized visa issue. He returned in January of 2014, but failed to qualify for Season 1 of WCS America Challenger.  He then dominated the Season 2 qualifiers, and now must square off against the man who eliminated Apocalypse from the Season 1 Challenger matches. Experience and accomplishments alone give Violet the major advantage here, but desRow having a taste of Premier League glory, he will not give it up so easily.
 
From Day 1 all the way to Day 4 we are set to see some amazing series involving some of the top players of the America region. Plenty of familiar faces including the top foreign competitor Scarlett, the tyrant Jaedong, and the veteran SeleCT will battle against the new comers and underdogs including Kane, Guitarcheese, and many more!​

 WCS America Season 2 Challenger Matches

Challenger Matches Day 1, April 29th

  • 18:00 EDT: Marc-OlivierdesRow” Proulx vs. Kim viOLet” Hwan 
  • 19:00 EDT: ChrisIllusion Lee vs. Park JYP Jin Young 
  • 20:00 EDT: Kyeonghyun SeleCT Ryoo vs. Jin Jim” Hui Cao 
  • 21:00 EDT: Zanqi Courage Qian vs. Choi TheStC Yun Sik 

Challenger Matches Day 2, April 30th

  • 18:00 EDT: Han aLive Lee Seok vs. Conan Suppy” Liu
  • 19:00 EDT: Lu Ian Jia Hong vs. Kim Check Min Gyu
  • 20:00 EDT: Maru MaSa Kim vs. Liu Slam Cheng 
  • 21:00 EDT: Juan MajOr Lopez vs. Yoo KingKong Hee 

Challenger Matches Day 3, May 6th

  • 18:00 EDT: Song HerOHyeon Deok vs. Libo Xenocider Chang 
  • 19:00 EDT: Chad Minigun Jones vs. Kevin QXC Riley 
  • 20:00 EDT: Sasha Scarlett Hoystn vs. Run Hendralisk Zheng 
  • 21:00 EDT: Kel Has Feng vs. Yang Pigbaby Hee Soo

Challenger Matches Day 4, May 7th

  • 18:00 EDT: Lee Jaedong Jae Dong vs. Tyler NonY Wasieleski 
  • 19:00 EDT: Tao Top Hu vs. Sam Kane Morrissette 
  • 20:00 EDT: Yang Sen Chia Cheng vs. Alex Guitarcheese Tarkoff 
  • 21:00 EDT: Lim Nestea Jae Duk vs. Ethan iaguz Zugai​

All the action will be broadcasted to you live by Kevin “RotterdaM” Kooi and Nathan “Nathanias” Fabrikant on WCS America each play day starting at 6:00 pm EDT. Tune in to find out who makes the cut for Premier League, and who is going to need better luck next time! To stay up to date with the WCS 2014 Season 2 visit starcraft2.com/wcs.

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