uThermal places first at IEM Shanghai
Marc „uThermal” Schlappi won the first stop of eleventh season of Intel Extreme Masters. The StarCraft II tournament in Shanghai, China ended up with a final in which the Dutch player took on Alex „Neeb” Sunderhaft.
In the first round uThermal made it 3-0 against Snute. Elazer was his opponent in the quarter and this time around the Dutch player took the series 3-1. In the semi final he took on viOLet. The South-Korean lost to uThermal 2-3. The grabd final of IEM Shanghai between Neeb and uThermal was a 6-map series. It ended up 4-2 in favor of uThermal.
- uThermal – $16 000 + 1000 WCS Circuit Points
- Neeb – $8 000 + 700 WCS Circuit Points
- ShoWTimE, viOLet – $5 000 + 450 WCS Circuit Points