The Spring tournament has been completed. You can view the tournament draw/final results.
You can also view/replay the games of the tournament from our site.
The purpose of the tournament is to increase the Go playing activity of Cypriot players. It is organised as follows:
- There are 16 places available for Cypriot Go players to compete.
- Each player must play with a nickname that has a solid rating, and at least 5 Rated games in the past 2 months (i.e. 1/3/2010-30/4/2010).
- Players need to register by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 1/5/2010.
- In case that registrations exceed 16, the organiser will select the top 16, based on KGS rating and win:loss ratio in the last 5 rated games played on KGS.
- The winner of each game proceeds to the next round.
- The tournament will be completed in 4 weeks (1 round per week).
- The organiser reserves the right to amend the rules and/or change the dates of the games, including the final, in an effort to refine/improve the tournament for all participants.
- Games will start at the same time, and will be played on week days, starting at 9pm Cyprus time.
- Handicaps will be according to KGS ratings, thus decided by the server automatically
- Each player must type "Cyprus knock-out tournament" before Move 1.
- Each player has 25 mins main time and 5 periods 20 seconds byo yomi.
- A player not logged on at the agreed start time on the date of the game, is automatically disqualified (i.e. loses the game).