Harry Potter World Cup: The Second Round!

Welcome to MTV’s Harry Potter World Cup! We’ve selected 64 of the best “Harry Potter” characters and matched them up in a series of duels for a chance at magical glory, but it’s up to YOU to decide who the greatest “Potter” character of all time is in this pool of wizards and witches. Will the Death Eaters destroy Hogwarts, or will good triumph over evil? In the end, the choice is yours, so keep voting at MTV Movies Blog and make your voice heard!

That’s it, folks — all of the second round matches in the Harry Potter World Cup are currently online. No more waiting around, no more indecision: the time has come to vote, vote, vote! There are some seriously competitive duels currently going on, from Neville Longbottom’s courageous fight against Gryffindor head Minerva McGonagall to the epic rematch between Bellatrix Lestrange and Molly Weasley to (dare we mention it) the grudge match between Narcissa Malfoy and Cedric Diggory. Polls close at 12:01 AM EST on Friday (July 1), so there are only a few hours left to vote. You can view all of the match-ups below, or click here to see all of the polls individually.

Privet Drive
» (1) Harry Potter vs. (8) Lucius Malfoy
» (4) Neville Longbottom vs. (5) Professor McGonagall
» (6) Dobby the House Elf vs. (14) Kingsley Shacklebolt
» (2) Severus Snape vs. (10) Professor Flitwick

Godric’s Hollow
» (1) Hermione Granger vs. (9) Fawkes
» (4) George Weasley vs. (5) Ginny Weasley
» (3) Remus Lupin vs. (6) Hedwig
» (2) Albus Dumbledore vs. (10) Mr. Ollivander

» (1) Ron Weasley vs. (8) Oliver Wood
» (4) Fred Weasley vs. (5) Arthur Weasley
» (3) Cedric Diggory vs. (11) Narcissa Malfoy
» (2) Rubeus Hagrid vs. (7) Lily Potter

Diagon Alley
» (1) Draco Malfoy vs. (9) Fleur Delacour
» (4) Bellatrix Lestrange vs. (5) Molly Weasley
» (3) Sirius Black vs. (6) Nymphadora Tonks
» (2) Lord Voldemort vs. (7) James Potter

As always, our Harry Potter World Cup experts from MuggleNet, The Leaky Cauldron, DanRadcliffe.com, RupertGrint.net and MTV News are here to share their insight with you:

If you’re especially curious about The Cedric Factor, we’ve got a bunch of people weighing in on the pride of Hufflepuff’s influence on the World Cup.

And if you’re not sure who to vote for in Neville versus McGonagall, Matthew Lewis has a pitch you might want to hear.

Who is your pick to win the Harry Potter World Cup? Let us know in the comments section and on Twitter!