Question (): Please, provide hands of Sherlock Holmes and Mrs. Hudson under condition that both hands are waiting for any discarded by Moriarty Dragon tile:  or . Each correct hand will be scored for .

By the final session of the London MCR Championship, Professor Moriarty has taken the first position with a tremendous lead of 4 table points and 100 game points above second place, who is Sherlock Holmes. Sherlock can win the championship only under the rarest of circumstances: Sherlock must win his last table, and Moriarty must lose it. Luckily for Holmes, the two meet at the same table.

 

LONDON - The London MCR Championship this year was run under a certain seating scheme allowing players to meet other having similar performances several times during the tournament. The current session has brought together Sherlock Holmes, Mrs. Hudson, Professor Moriarty, and his loyal henchman Colonel Moran. Before the last deal players had the following scores...

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Question (): Please, provide two melded Chows of Sherlock's hand which made potentially dangerous to discard all nine tiles in Moriarty's hand. In other words, any of tiles  or  can be used in Chow which creates with two exposed Chows 16-points fan "Pure Shifted Chows".

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Question: Please, provide all four hands under conditions:

  • hands before passing of tiles do not have any ready three-tile sets (Chow or Pung),
  • group of passed tiles consisted strictly of three Bamboo, three Characters, three Dots, three different Honor tiles,
  • there are no Flowers in hands,
  • : main (maximum of points) fan for all four hands is strictly the same,
  • : main (maximum of points) fan for all four hands is strictly different, sum of points of main fans of all four hands is maximal.

Note: Waiting hands for determining main fan are considered to be completed by adding appropriate waiting tile.