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Excerpt — Organizing Successful Tournaments-4th Edition

Understanding Tournaments and Leagues

Covers nine types of tournaments or leagues: single elimination, double elimination, multilevel, straight round robin, round robin double split, round robin triple split, round robin quadruple split, semi–round robins, and extended (such as ladder and pyramid tournaments).

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Assigning Game Numbers and Locations

The game numbers on the brackets for single-elimination, double-elimination, and multilevel tournaments were assigned with the assumption that there is one location.

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