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Odesa Shogi Open 2018Tournament Star
Start time2018-06-30 12:00
End time2018-07-01 18:00
PlaceOdesa Shogi Club (98 Novoselskaya street, Odesa)
ContactUkrainian Shogi Federation (Olesya Prypysnyuk (e-mail:
Dear friends,
Ukrainian Shogi Federation invites you to take part in "Odesa Shogi Open - 2018" summer tournament.
The event will take place from 30th June- 01th July in Odesa (Ukraine), in Chinese teahouse (Street Novoselskaya, 98 (corner Tiraspolskaya)).
Tournament rules: 6 round Mac-Mahon system (if less than 16 players - Swiss system)
Time control: 30 minutes basic time for each player + byo-yomi: 1 minute per move
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 can be fixed only by tournament’s judge.
Shogi Tournament fee:
200 UAH (~7 Є) or
100 UAH (~3,5 Є) for Ukrainian Shogi Federation (USF) members
Free for participants under 14
Preliminary tournament schedule and cultural program:
30 June (Saturday):
12-00 - opening ceremony, registration
12-30 - Blitz tournament (7 min absolute)
14-00 - dinner
15-00 - 1st round
16-00 - 2nd round
17-00 - 3nd round
01th July (Sunday):
13-00 - 4th round
14-00 - dinner
15-00 - 5th round
16-00 - 6th round
17-30 - closing ceremony and supper
Prize giving:
The players, that took 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in shogi tournament, will be awarded diplomas and worthy prizes.
Placement criteria (ranged in decreasing importance): (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.
This tournament is included in qualifying points system.
All expenses for players’ participating in the tournament are charged from sending organizations.
Preliminary registration is here or by email:
Tournament judge – Olesya Prypysnyuk
Players should to send the bill of tournament fee to this e-mail
It is possible to organize complex dinners / breakfasts / lunches.
Delicious food from the cafe "Sherlock" :)
The average cost of one breakfast, lunch or dinner is 90 UAH (3 Є)per person.
Closer to the tournament will be offered several options for complex menu for approval.
Registration for food is obligatory.
NOT recommended:
The hotels "Tokyo Star" and "Zirka"