Advantages of Knock-out Tournament
- The knock-out tournaments are less expensive because the team, which gets defeated, is eliminated from the competition.
- The knock-out tournament is helpful in enhancing the standard of sports, because each team tries to present the best performance to avoid the defeat.
- Owing to less number of matches, it requires less time to complete the tournament.
- Minimum number of officials are required in organising such type of tournaments.
Disadvantages of Knock-out Tournament
- There may be many chances of elimination of good teams in 1st or 2nd round. So, good teams may not reach into the final round.
- There are maximum chances of weak teams to enter into the final round.
- Spectators may not have enough interest in the final match.