FIDE and ACF rated
8 rounds - Tuesdays 2 and 9 August
Congratulations to our 2022 Allegro Champion Anthony Fikh and other prizewinners
1st: Anthony Fikh
=2nd: Arthur Huynh, Bahman Kargosha, Robert Sunaryo
Rating Group A: =1st: Ethan Chang, David Stern
Rating Group B: =1st: Ryan Liu, James Gough
Unrated: =1st: Frederick Kruger, Anthony Karnaout
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Format: 8 round (Dutch) Swiss, with pairings by Vega.
Players without any of these ratings will be considered unrated. Results will be submitted for the ACF Quick and FIDE Rapid rating lists.
Prizes (prize fund based on a minimum 50 players, and a minimum of 3 eligible players is required for a prize to be awarded)
Open: 1st $200, 2nd $100, 3rd $50
Rating groups: $50 for first in rating categories A and B (where these are the second and third tertile of rated players).
Byes: Players may take up to two half-point byes in Rounds 1–6 by advising the arbiter prior to Sunday midday before rounds 1 and 5; and prior to the commencement of the previos round for rounds 2, 3, 4 and 6.
Tiebreaks: In the event of ties, prize monies will be shared. The winner and standings order will be determined by applying the following tiebreaks in descending order:
1. Direct encounter
2. Buchholtz Cut 1
3. Average Rating of Opponents Cut 1