The tie-break order is as followed:1. Direct encounter2. Number of games played with Black3. Sonneborn - Berger4. Number of games won5. Koya systemThere will be no blitz or Armageddon playoff.
And for the chess-player the success which crowns his work, the great dispeller of sorrows, is named "combination."
-Emanuel Lasker (1868-1941)