Tournaments

Moscow Championship, final  |  Games (28)
Russia, Moscow, February 2010 (01-16 - 02-13), Rejection rule

The tournament was played by the rejection system (before the start of a game players alternately rejected opening rules until only one set of opening rules was remained). Opening rules were Sakata, Soosyrv, Taraguchi. If a player had not a dan then he could demand the using of RIF (classic) rules.

Opening statistics:
Sakata 10 (36%)
Soosyrv 9 (32%)
Taraguchi 6 (21%)
RIF 3 (11%)
Total 28 games

In 2 (33%) of 6 games by Taraguchi rules five 5th alternative moves were made.

In 28 games 11 of 26 openings were played:

6 d1
4 d12,d13
2 d3,d7,d11,i1,i5,i12
1 d5,i8
0 d2,d4,d6,d8,d9,d10,i2,i3,i4,i6,i7,i9,i10,i11,i13

Statistics for total Moscow Championship (semifinal + final):

Sakata 30 (38.5%)
Taraguchi 21 (27%)
Soosyrv 19 (24.5%)
RIF 8 (10%)
Total 78 games

In 3 (14%) of 21 games by Taraguchi rules five 5th alternative moves were made.

In 78 games 19 of 26 openings were played:

9 d1,d13
7 d7
6 d3,d12,i5
5 i1,i6
4 d11,i8  
3 i10,i12
2 d5,d6,i3,i13
1 d4,d9,i2
0 d2,d8,d10,i4,i7,i9,i11