The strong Polish team "Unia Winkhaus Leszno" has graciously
offered to play a challenge match against the best team that BBO
BBO Polska is organizing a knockout match to find this team.
This is your chance to put together a team and compete for the
right to represent BBO in a head-to-head match against world-class
Team "Unia Winkhaus Leszno" is made up of
The organizers will contact team captains with a must-play date
for each 16-board round.
Results are emailed back to the organizers, and the process
continues until only one team is left standing.
The winners play team "Unia Winhaus Leszno", while the rest of us
The fine print
- A team registers by clicking
(Team), supplying a team name and the email/usernames of the team
- Limit of 6 players per team, plus 2 reserves (who can be
substitute if a player has problems with connectivity).
- Registered teams will be listed
- Registration ends on August 7th, 2003, at 22:00 CET [ 21:00
GMT, 16:00 EDT ].
- A player may not join more than one team.
- Each match should be scored with IMPs, and should be 16 boards
long. Ties should be resolved by 4 board playoffs.
- Substitutions during a match are permitted with opponents
- Both the winning team and the losing team must report the
results of a match. (email to
- Teams that do not report the results by the deadline will be
- A team that is unable to play a match will be disqualified.
- All conflicts will be resolved by international juror Slawomir
Latala, and his decisions will be final.
- Teams will be divided into brackets
- Teams with 2 or more "stars" will be seeded
- All matches will be logged and scrutinized. Unethical behaviour
will result in the offending players being barred from BBO, as
Pleasure is on my side :)