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Ukraine Shogi Cup - 2017Tournament Star
Start time2017-10-07 11:30
End time2017-10-08 16:30
Place (38/39 Metalurgov avenue, Kamenskoe, Ukraine)
ContactUkrainian Shogi Federation (Eduard Lyba, +38(098)488-09-61, email:
Dear Shogi players,
Ukrainian Shogi Federation invites you to take part in "Ukraine Shogi Cup - 2017" tournament.
The event will take place from 7th to 8th October in Kamenskoe (ex-Dniprodzerzhinsk, Ukraine), in DUSH №1 (38/39 Metalurgov avenue).
Tournament fee:
120 UAH (~4Є),
50% discount for USF members
free for participants under 14
Tournament rules: 6 round Mac-Mahon system, if number of players are less then 16 - Swiss system
Time control: 30 minutes basic time for each player + byo-yomi: 1 minute per move
Tournament schedule:
7th October:
11-30 - opening ceremony,
12-00 - 1st round,
14-00 - 2nd round,
16-30 - 3rd round
8th October:
10-00 - 4th round,
12-00 - 5th round,
14-30 - 6th round,
16-30 - closing/prize giving ceremony
Special rules:
1) In case of sennichite the party will be replayed immediately with 10 minutes for each player time control (with no byo-yomi).
2) In case of zishogi the points will be countered according to "27-point Declare System". The player who has less than 27 points, loses (or the declarer loses in case if any one of the "27-point Declare System" conditions is broken). If both players have 27 points, White wins.
(Rook and bishop worthes 5 points each, king worthes 0 points, other pieces - 1 point each)
These two cases must be fixed by tournament’s judge.
Prize giving:
The players, that took 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in main tournament, will be awarded diplomas, medals and worthy prizes.
Ukrainian Cup will get the best Ukrainian citizen.
Placement criteria (ranged in decreasing importance):
- MMS (or points in case of Swiss system)
- the result of the party between the players.
In case all this criteria are still equal against the players in prize giving group, the additional competition will be judged between those players.
Conditions of that competition will be settled by the tournament’s judge.
All expenses for players’ participating in the tournament are charged from sending organizations.
Preliminary registration is by email:
Tournament judge – Dmitriy Kiryanov