Originally Posted by Cervantes
Yes mandatory means, these tournaments count even if you don't play 'm. So if you're unable to play the AO you'll score 0 points for this one.
Yes, got that... just that mandatory kinda means compulsory so I was thinking maybe if you can't play one then suddenly you have no chance at all of making TMC because you are banished from it or something
I can handle 0 points for one tournament. I guess I may find a net cafe in the city while I'm there and MAY be able to scrape together some picks anyway.
Thanks for the clarification