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DrHippi has won the Europe Summer Championship by beating GeorgeC in the final. He is the tenth qualifier for the World Championships at BlizzCon in November.

DrHippi and GeorgeC came into the event as the two biggest names, as we highlighted in our preview. Each of the players had already reached a Championship event in 2016, and their meeting in the final was something many people wanted to see. They are both known for their strong Freeze Mage play, and DrHippi surprised everyone by bringing Tempo Mage to the event. This was rewarded at the start of the final as he beat GeorgeC's Freeze Mage to take the early lead.

GeorgeC struggled to get a win with his Mage, and proceeded to fall 3-0 behind after losing to Shaman and Druid, before finally averting the sweep by taking a victory over Rogue. The deficit was too large to overcome however, and DrHippi took the match 4-2. GeorgeC will have another chance to qualify for BlizzCon at the Last Call event in October. DrHippi will have his chance to get revenge on Naiman at BlizzCon. Naimain beat him in the Winter Championship final.

The decklists for the event are available on Blizzard's blog

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