Games And Tournament
Direction: Kolkata Premier League has 16 players seeded from 1 to 16. These players are divided in 4 groups namely South Kolkata, North Kolkata, Central Kolkata and Saltlake. 16 players are divided in these groups as follows :-
South Kolkata : 1, 8, 9, 16
North Kolkata : 2, 7, 10, 15
Central Kolkata : 3, 6, 11, 14
Saltlake : 4, 5, 12,13
In stage I :, each player in a group plays with all the other members in their group exactly once. 2 from each group is selected for stage II based on their number of points. A player qualifying for stage II carries forward only those points that he gained stage I against the another player who qualifies for stage II.
In stage II :, total 8 players (2 from each group) advanced to stage II, where each player plays every other player except the player from same group. At the end of stage II, the top 4 players on the basis of points would qualify for the IIIrd stage the Semi-Final stage.
Stage III : (Semi-Final), winners of the Semi-Final advanced to the final round and losers play for 3rd place. The following more rules of tournament is as follows :
(i) Points in stage I and stage II are awarded as follows : winner 2 points, looser 0 points.
(ii) An ‘upset’ is caused when, in any match a lower seeded player beats a higher seeded player.
(iii) There is no ties at any stage.
(iv) If points of the two players at the end of any stage are same then there is a complex rule to calculate the tie breaker.
(v) Seed 1 is the highest seed and seed 16 is the lowest rank seed.
Direction: 7 players Ahaskar, Bhanu, Chandan, Dripto, Eshan, Faisal and Gaurav participate in a Carrom tournament in which each player plays exactly once against each of the other 6 players. The tournament was held on 3 stages such that an equal number of matches is played on all the 3 stages. As per the rules of the tournament winner will get 2 points and looser will get 0 point while none of the matches ends in a draw. Points scored by all the players is distinct.
Further known about the tournament is:
- Gaurav loses to Bhanu but wins against Ahaskar and Chandan.
- Dripto wins against Chandan and Eshan.
- Faisal loses to Ahaskar and Bhanu.
- Faisal loses to Chandan, Dripto, Eshan and Gaurav.
- Only one player, wins more than one match in stage 2.
- Chandan won at most 1 match in this stage
- Bhanu wins against Chandan, Dripto and Eshan.
- Eshan loses to Ahaskar and Chandan.
- Gaurav wins exactly two matches in this stage.