The rules of holding a team tournament in armwrestling. Easy and simply put – everyone will understand it. ()
A minimum of FOUR teams have to take part in a team tournament. Every team MUST consist of 5 members.
Let's follow a HYPOTHETICAL tournament with 4 teams, including, for example, Poland and England.
Poland and England have their first match (first round of fights).
The first fight: category: 78 kg Poland 1 vs England 1; Poland wins;
The second fight: category: 86 kg Poland 2 vs England 2. Poland wins;
The third fight: category: 95 kg Poland 3 vs England 3. England wins;
The fourth fight: category: 105 kg Poland 4 vs England 4 England wins;
The fifth fight: category: +105 kg: Poland 4 vs England 5 England wins.
The first round has passed. The results are as follows:
category: 78 kg 1:0
category: 86 kg 1:0
category: 95 kg 0:1
category: 105 kg 0:1
category: +105 kg: 0:1
The second round is held.
Round 2, category: 78 kg Poland 1 vs England 1; Poland wins;
category: 86 kg Poland 2 vs England 2. Poland wins;
category: 95kg Poland 3 vs England 3 Poland wins;
category: 105kg Poland 4 vs England 4 England wins;
category: +105kg: Poland 4 vs England 5 England wins;
Results after round 2:
category: 78 kg 2:0
category: 86 kg 2:0
category: 95 kg 1:1
category: 105 kg 0:2
category: +105 kg: 0:2
The only unsolved match is in 95 kg. As of now, Poland and England are tied at 2:2.
Runda 3, category 95 kg - Poland 3 vs England 3. Poland wins; the result of this match is 2:1 for Poland. Overall result: Poland vs England 3:2 (Poland wins in categories 78, 86, 95 and England in 105 and +105 kg).
From here on, the teams follow the cup ladder until the end (with the option of up to 2 losses). This means that losers also have their own ladder and fight for medals there.