59th WeiqiTV European Go Congress Liberec, Czech Republic 25. 7. – 8. 8. 2015

9x9 Tournament

  • Depending on the number of participants the qualifications are either round-robin or swiss tournamets. 16 players qualify for the knockout finals.
  • The thinking time is 9 minutes without byoyomi.
  • The number of handicap stones depends on the rank difference D. For D=10..19 it is 2, for D=20..29 it is 3. For the same number of handicap stones the komi, starting from 6.5, is lowered by 1 for every additional rank difference.

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Saturday, August 8

Today's newspaper "Lidove noviny"

Friday, August 7


Thursday, August 6

About 50 participants took part in yesterday's Poker Tournament organized by Tobias Berben. The winner of the competition was Ivan Oravec (5-kyu, Slovakia) - one of the best Czechoslovak go players in 70s.