Tournaments

Moscow Cup  |  Photos (52)  |  Games (62)
Russia, Moscow, June 2008 (02-09 - 06-19), Rejection rule

The tournament used simultaneously RIF, Jonsson, Sakata, Taraguchi and Yamaguchi rules combined by the rejection system.

Time limit is 95 mins per game.

Opening statistics.

In a preliminary stage (41 games):
Sakata 16
Taraguchi 15
Jonsson 8
RIF 2
Yamaguchi 0

In play-off (21 games):
Jonsson  11
Sakata    5
Taraguchi 3
RIF       1
Yamaguchi 1

Total statistics (62 games):
Sakata    21
Jonsson   19
Taraguchi 18
RIF        3
Yamaguchi  1

In 4 games by Taraguchi rules (Nikonov - Sinitsyn, Mikhailov - Makarov (R3), Kazarin - Golosov (R9), Mikhailov - Makarov (R16)) 5 fifth alternative moves were made. Score is 3:1.

In 1 game by Yamaguchi rules (Tarannikov - Nikonova (R8)) 6 fifth alternative moves were made.

Quaterfinals:
A1 Tarannikov - B4 Nikonova  2:0
B2 Golosov - A3 Kazarin      2:4
B1 Mikhailov - A4 Sirategyan 2:0
A2 Tarasevich - B3 Makarov   0:2

Semifinals:
Tarannikov - Kazarin 3:0
Mikhailov - Makarov 3:0

Final:
Tarannikov - Mikhailov 3:0