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When should top players meet in a Scrabble tournament?

July 13, 2016, 6:28 a.m. scrabble , chess , swiss , dutch , koth

In any sport, if the top players play against each other during the early stages of the tournament some of them will be knocked out or be out of contention for any of the prizes. Almost all chess tournaments involving a large number of players are carried out using the swiss pairing system. If we ta ...