Title: Yike Cup, 5th European Go Grand Slam Tournament
Date: 25th April - 28th April 2019
Venue: Berlin / Germany, Chinese Culture Center ("Chinesisches Kulturzentrum"), Klingelhöferstraße 21, 10785 Berlin http://c-k-b.eu
Address: Klingelhöferstraße 21, 10785 Berlin
Side Tournament Webpage: 10th China Cup
Host announcement: http://c-k-b.eu/?pid=2019/04/26
Suported by: Go Verband Berlin and Humboldt Initiative
This is an invitation-tournament of the European Go Federation for 12 players with one preliminary round and 3 final rounds. The 4 winners of the 8 participants in the preliminary-round qualify for the three final rounds. Four Professional players, certified by the EGF are already qualified for the final rounds.
You can watch the live transmissions which happened on twitch on our youtube channel: Yike Cup 2019, European Go Grand Slam
Shanghai YIKE Information Technology Co., Ltd. (Weiqi Server)
Chinese Culture Center Berlin
Ruleset: Chinese rules, 7.5 Komi
Fischer Time: 80 minutes basic, 30 seconds additional per move
|Thursday 25th April:||10:00
10:45 ~ 16:15
|Opening / Drawing
|Friday 26th April:||10:30 ~ 16:00||Quarter-final|
|Saturday 27th April:||11:00 ~ 16:30||Semi-finals and games for places 5-8
|Sunday 28th April||09:30 ~ 15:00
|Games for 1st, 3rd, 5th and 7th place
Prizegiving / Closing
The top boards will be transmitted on Yike and KGS.
There will be video stream on twitch with live commentaries.
According to the Yearend 2018 Bonus Point List the following four players are already qualified for the last 8 players of the Grand Slam Tournament: Pavol Lisy, Ilya Shikshin, Mateusz Surma and Artem Kachanovskyi. Their first round to play will be on Friday, 26th April. All others will start on Thursday, 25th April.
The pairings for the preliminary round on Thursday will be decided by drawing in the following way:
Group A: Ali Jabarin, Andrii Kravets, Alexandre Dinrchtein, Lukas Podpera
Group B: Dusan Mitic, Nikola Mitic, Tanguy LeCalvé, Oscar Vazquez
The players of Group A draw by lot their opponent of Group B at the opening-session.
Referees: Li Ting (Saturday/Sunday), Li Yue (Thursday/Friday)
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