Originally Posted by Meelis
Itīs a round robin now (so that Pironkova is guaranteed at least three matches).
Losing all three matches gives 75 points.
Pretty much free points for Kirilenko and Pironkova.
They should really give WCs to someone who at least won a tournament this year... even if it's not International. Else why call it Tournament of champions? More like tournament of wild points.