Pairings are now official! Matches must be completed by Sunday 6th October, 23:59:59 UTC. Qualification Round 1 pairings: @PepsiNGaming vs @birdnow @finlip vs @Link @TheodoreMariani vs @Chrona
Antichess WC TEAM
Team leader: PepsiNGaming
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2018 winner: @arimakat
2019 edition starting soon!
I think the number of players in the candidates should have been 6 or 8 even at the cost of one or two less swiss rounds to make the tournament more exciting.
Entrants that participate in the Qualification (i.e. all entrants except arimakat and Ogul1) will be listed here with their seeding ratings: https://acwc.chessvariants.training/2019/qualification
Pairings for the Qualification will be made using Challonge - will be visible here: https://challonge.com/hlo71ckk
The ACWC rules can be read in full at: https://acwc.chessvariants.training/rules/2019 A few key points: Games are 2+5, rated. To be played on Lichess, of course! The tournament happens in thr
Pairings will be announced in this forum thread. After the match negotiations, either player must post the match time here. After the match itself, either player must post the results and relevant
I don't know if I participate BUT how about different tcs (time controls) in each match? For example 2 fast games with an increment, 2 slow-inc, 2 slow without inc and then again 2 fast-inc and 2 slow
Very slow, please. :-)
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