Following a WCS-free week, the European Challenger matches continue. Starting today at 18:00 CET, the second batch of matches will again see twelve players advancing to Premier League's first round. Until Thursday, there will be four best-of-five series each day.
Day four of WCS Europe Challenger opens with last year's playoff participant of WCS EU Season 2 HasuObs taking on the young Israeli Adonminus, who's going to try to reach the Premier League for the second time after his debut in the third season of 2013.
On Wednesday and Thursday, three former Code S players are going to put Europe's scene to the test with elfi receiving probably the toughest task. The Finn has to face San, who just won the ASUS RoG in elfi's home country. Since the first batch of the Challenger matches resulted only in one Terran making it into Premier League, some hopes will be pinned on the remaining Koreans jjakji and ForGG.
WCS Europe Season 1 - Challenger Matches
Challenger Matches Day 4, February 4th
18:00 CET: Mark "Adonminus" Ioshpa vs. Dennis "HasuObs" Schneider
19:30 CET: Patrick "Bunny" Brix vs. Artem "VERDI" Avramenko
21:00 CET: Andrey "LiveZerg" Guldyashov vs. Kevin "Harstem" de Koning
22:30 CET: Antoine "Dayshi" Stievenar vs. Dan "hOpe" Gustafsson
Challenger Matches Day 5, February 5th
18:00 CET: Jon "BabyKnight" Andersen vs. Pavel "Revolver" Belov
19:30 CET: Mihaylo "Kas" Hayda vs. Anton "Zanster" Dahlström
21:00 CET: Kang "San" Cho Won vs. Samuli "elfi" Sihvonen
22:30 CET: Marc "uThermal" Schlappi vs. Jens "Snute" Aasgaard
Challenger Matches Day 6, February 6th
18:00 CET: Svyatoslav "HappyZerg" Vlasyuk vs. Jung "jjakji" Ji Hoon
19:30 CET: Yoan "ToD" Merlo vs. Viktor "Miniraser" Malmberg
21:00 CET: Park "ForGG" Ji Soo vs. Julian "Lambo" Brosig
22:30 CET: Silviu "NightEnD" Lazar vs. Rickard "SortOf" Bergman
Once again, commentators Adam 'Madals' Simmons and Stefan 'PengWin' Mott will deliver intense StarCraft II action as your favourites, young talent and old hands try to reach the next stage of WCS Europe. Each show features four Challenger Matches - be sure to tune into ESL TV at 18:00 CET!
To learn more about WCS 2014, visit starcraft2.com/wcs.