On Saturday the players will be divided into 15 groups of 12 players. ( Group A – Q )
The best 4 players from each group will continue to the next round on Sunday.
This will be the schedule for Sunday: (A1 = winner group A, B2 = number 2 group B etc)
Group R : A1,B2,C3,D4,E1,F2,G3,H4,J1,K4
Group S : L2,M3,N1,P2,Q3,A4,B1,C2,D3,E4
Group T : F1,G2,H3,J2,K3,L4,M1,N2,P3,Q4
Group V : A2,B3,C4,D1,E2,F3,G4,H1,J4,K1
Group W : L3,M2,N4,P1,Q2,A3,B4,C1,D2,E3
Group X : F4,G1,H2,J3,K2,L1,M4,N3,P4,Q1
Last 24 (best-of-5) :
R1-S4 , T2-V3 , W1-X4 , R2-S3 , T1-V4 , W2-X3
S1-R4 , V2-T3 , X1-W4 , S2-R3 , V1-T4 , X2-W3
Quarter finals (best-of-5):
1.winner (R1-S4) – winner (T2-V3)
2.winner (W1-X4) – winner (R2-S3)
3.winner (T1-V4) – winner (W2-X3)
4.winner (S1-R4) – winner (V2-T3)
5.winner (X1-W4) – winner (S2-R3)
6.winner (V1-T4) – winner (X2-W3)
Semi finals (best-of-5):
1.winner QF1 – winner QF6
2.winner QF2 – winner QF5
3.winner QF3 – winner QF4
The 3 winners from the semi finals will then play the final. These players will play 3 3-player games on 3 machines chosen by the players. On each machine they can earn 3 points for first place, 2 points for second place and 1 point for third place.
First the players will draw a number: 1,2 or 3.
The player with number 1 has to choose the first machine, the player with number 2 the second, etc.
The drawn number will also be the order of play on the first machine. On each next machine each player will move up one position. The player who has started on a machine will play as number 3 on the next machine.