This is a Sport Tournament Elimination Bracket Creator that should be helpful for sport event organizer, or any people who plan to organize a sport event using a single or double elimination system rule. It consists of elimination brackets that will place players/teams in respective position and will generate match schedules based on number of venues, starting date and time, and time interval between each matches.
About the rule itself, in single elimination rule, any players will be eliminated after they lose at any rounds, while in double elimination rule, any players will be eliminated if they lose twice. The first one is the most common and widely used bracket system for any tournaments due to its simplicity and not time consuming. But, for small number of players where event organizers have some concerns about their show, they usually pick the latter system. It is also give some seeded players more chances to advance further in the tournament if they lose in early rounds. And as informed, it is equipped with automatic scheduler that will help you to arrange all elimination matches time from first round matches until final match quickly.
It is created using Microsoft Excel to ease any people to use this software directly in their Windows or Apple computers without additional softwares. You need minimum Excel 2007 to make this program run properly.
Below are lite versions that you can try to know more about these creator before you decide to purchase the Pro version. You can try and simulate for your volleyball, tennis table, badminton, soccer, football, basketball, tennis and any kind of sports that implement single score, best of three and best of five sets system.
>> Single Elimination Bracket – Single Score Box – 9-16 Teams
>> Single Elimination Bracket – Best-of-Three – 9-16 Teams
>> Single Elimination Bracket – Best-of-Five – 9-16 Players
>> Double Elimination Bracket – Single Score Box – 5-8 Players
>> Double Elimination Bracket – Best of Three – 5-8 Players
>> Double Elimination Bracket – Best of Five – 5-8 Players
The Pro version will include both Single and Double Elimination Bracket Creator.
≡ Flexible number of players
Single elimination bracket will accommodate until maximum 128 players while double elimination bracket will accommodate until 64 players.
≡ Automatic Pairing Matches Generator
After you finished typing your team/player names in team/player table, the excel formula will automatically place them in respective brackets. You can change first round pairing matches by switching team/player names in its table. Everytime you update the scores, winners (single and double elimination bracket) and losers (double elimination bracket only) will be automatically shown in next round bracket
≡ Automatic Match Scheduler
You will get tournament schedule automatically after you set some parameters below :
– Starting date : Starting date of the tournament
– Starting time : Starting time of the tournament each day
– Number of Venues : Number of used venues
– Maximum usage of each venues a day : Maximum usage of each venues a day
– Time interval : Time interval between matches at the same venues a day
≡ Layout Customization
Shown worksheets can be unprotected without password. You will be allowed to change its layout (change color, font, background) and tweak excel code (remove 3rd place bracket, remove second match final, remove about worksheet) to suit the bracket with your needs.
This software requires minimum Microsoft Excel 2007 running on Microsoft Windows/Macintosh environment.