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Player Quotas for 2016 European Riichi Championship
« on: November 29, 2015, 04:29:45 pm »

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EUROPE 24 November 2015 - The European Mahjong Association has released its updated quota which countries may use to guage how many players they may send to the 2016 European Riichi Mahjong Championship (ERC), to be hosted in the United Kingdom aiming for the weekend of October 7-9.

Two seats to the championship are predetermined based on the top performing European player in the previous ERC, and the top performing European player in the most recent World Riichi Championship. Eight additional seats are reserved for non-European player participation.

Seed Qualifiers as of 24 November 2015

QualifierPlayerRankSeats

Top Performing European-

2013 European Riichi Championship

Martin Diviš Champion 1

Top Performing European-

2014 World Riichi Championship

John Duckworth 5th 1
Non-European tbd na 8

Country Quotas as of 24 November 2015
The official quotas will be released three to six months before the event, perhaps on Tuesday, March 01, 2016.

CountryRankSeats
Russia 1 16
Poland 2 8
Denmark 3 6
Austria 4 6
Great Britain 5 7
Germany 6 7
France 7 8
Slovakia 8 4
Netherlands 9 10
Ukraine 10 4
Sweden 11 4
Finland 12 2
Czech Republic 13 1
Portugal 14 1
Italy 15 1
Belarus 16 1
Belgium 17 1
Hungary 18 1
Spain 19 1
Switzerland 20 1