9x9 Tournament

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Time and Date

  • Preliminaries: Saturday, 8/1 at 8p EDT/5p PDT
  • Finals: Table winners will have playoffs throughout the week.
Time Settings
  • 6 person tables: 12 minutes per person, sudden death
Pairings

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The 9x9 tournament will be hosted on OGS. For more information, check out the OGS e-Go Congress handbook.
Description: 9x9 games played in six-person round-robin tables (five rounds).
Results: One player from each table will be declared the “Table Winner.” Table winners will meet in a playoff to determine Division winners. There will be three divisions: Dan, Single-digit kyu, and Double-digit kyu.
Rules: AGA rules will be used. Komi is variable depending on rank difference. No handicap stones will be used.
Prizes: The winners and two runner-ups of each division will receive an award after the finals are completed.
Tournament Directors: Eric Wainwright, Emil Meng, Ke Lu, Solomon Smilack