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Tournament format


  • 2 years ago · Quote · #1

    JoPiCa

    Sorry folks for my ignorance. What does a "6(2)->1" format mean?

  • 2 years ago · Quote · #2

    Just_4Fun

    6 players, 2 games vs each player....top guy advances...

  • 2 years ago · Quote · #3

    whirlwind2011

    And tiebreaks are not used, correct?

  • 2 years ago · Quote · #4

    Just_4Fun

    they are only used if first and second are tied in points....

  • 2 years ago · Quote · #5

    whirlwind2011

    Just_4Fun wrote:

    they are only used if first and second are tied in points....


    I thought a "+" symbol indicated that tiebreaks were used. Therefore, if the top two players are tied in points, then both advance if tiebreaks are not used... I think.

  • 2 years ago · Quote · #6

    Just_4Fun

    hmmm...yeah...im sure theres something in the tournament help & support...

  • 2 years ago · Quote · #7

    TadDude

    JoPiCa wrote:

    Sorry folks for my ignorance. What does a "6(2)->1" format mean?


    http://www.chess.com/tournaments/help.html#format


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