Stand for Ukraine Richi Mahjong Online Tournament

Citizens of Ukraine are now suffering from russian invasion. Ukrainian Mahjong Federation is making this tournament to support ukrainian army and hope that other players can help us protect and support peace and democracy in Ukraine.

Time: May 21, 2022 11:00 (UTC+3).

Registration deadline May 19.

Platform: MahjongSoul

Registration and donations: send the information below to

  1. Screenshot of your donation ( any reasonable amount) to (this fund is official and approved)
  2. MahjongSoul ID (you can find it in Friends menu)
  3. Name and country (optional)

You will receive further information via email.

Tournament rules: 5 hanchans, 5-10 min breaks between hanchans, 30 minutes for lunch after 3rd hanchan.


EMA Riichi Mahjong Rules
Starting points: 30000
Uma: 15/5/-5/-15
Red five: no
Game tips: no
Thinking time: 5+10s
Dealer repeats on win/if tenpai: yes
Abortive draws: no
Open tanyao: yes
Nagashi mangan: no
Points below zero: yes
Riichi bets below zero: yes
West round: no
Multiple Ron: yes
Multiple Yakuman: yes

Yakuza Cup 2021

Yakuza is back!

On June 5-6, Kharkiv will host the traditional Ukrainian Richi Mahjong Championship “Yakuza Cup”.

Format: 8 Hanchans, 4 + 4, EMA rules.

As always, the winner will receive a cup, the first four places – medals and diplomas, there will be nominations and small gifts to all participants.

The fee for participation in the tournament is 500 UAH or 15 EUR. Paid before the start of the tournament on the spot.
The maximum number of participants is 32.
Registration starts today and will last until June 3, or until the places are filled.
You can register via personal message to Boris Moroz.

Venue: street Otakara Yarosha 11A.
Botanical Garden metro station.

Tournament schedule:


Registration: 11:45
First hanchan: 12:15 – 13:30
Second hanchan: 13:45 – 15:00
Third hanchan: 16:30 – 17:45
Fourth hanchan: 18:00 – 19:45


Fifth hanchan: 11:30 – 12:45
Sixth hanchan: 13:00 – 14:15
Seventh hanchan: 15:45 – 17:00
Eighth hanchan: 17:15 – 18:30
Rewarding: 18:45