This bracket caps at a 23-games max, with 11 games per side and 1 extra game in certain cases.

## How many games is a double elimination bracket?

The maximum number of games in a double-elimination tournament is one less than twice the number of teams participating (e.g., 8 teams – 15 games). The minimum number is two less than twice the number of teams (e.g., 8 teams – 14 games).

## How does a 12-team double elimination bracket work?

A double-elimination tournament is broken into two sets of brackets, generally called the winners bracket and the losers bracket. Each team begins in the winners bracket, but once they lose, they move to the losers bracket, where they still have an opportunity to make it to the championship.

## How do you solve double elimination?

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