Tournament

Qualification

6 games (entries and re-entries)

60 athletes will qualifiy for the final steps

Top 20 after Qualification will qualify directly for final step 2

40 athletes will qualify for the final step 1, which is:

  • Athletes positioned 21-54 in the qualification standing
  • Athletes positioned 1-2 in a separate standing of the squads conducted on 27 August
  • Athletes under 21 years positioned 1-2 in a separate standing of the squads conducted on
    28 August
  • Athletes over 50 years positioned 1-2 in a separate standing of the squads conducted on
    29 August

Final step 1
40 athletes(A,B,C,D) will play 4 games starting from scratch.
Top 20 will qualify for the final step 2
The athletes not continuing to the final step 2 will be ranked 41-60 according to their positions
in the standing of the final step 1

Final step 2
40 athletes(Top 20 after Qualification + Top 20 final step 1) will play 4 games starting from
scratch.
Top 20 will qualify for the final step 3
The athletes not continuing to the final step 3 will be ranked 21-40 according to their positions
in the standing of the final step 2

Final step 3
20 athletes (Top 20 after final step 2) will play 4 games starting from scratch.
Top 4 will qualify for the stepladder final.
The athletes not continuing to the final step 3 will be ranked 5-20 according to their positions
in the standing of the final step 2

Final step 4
There will be 3 stepladder matches, both starting from scratch
References to positions is to positions after the final step 3

Stepladder match 1
The athlete positioned 4 and the athlete positioned 3 will play a one game match
The looser of the match will be ranked 4 in the final tournament standing

Stepladder match 2
The winner of the previous step and the athlete positioned 2 will play a one game match
The looser of the match will be ranked 3 in the final tournament standing

Stepladder match 3
The winner of the previous step and the athlete positioned 1 will play a one game match
The looser of the match will be ranked 2 in the final tournament standing
The winner of the match will be ranked 1 in the final tournament standing