During matches, players may not seek play advice from spectators, and spectators may not give play advice to players. Players who solicit advice or seek advice may be subject to penalties. Spectators who provide play advice to players who are competing in tournament matches may be removed from the venue or banned from associated online platforms.
Players are expected to report unsolicited play advice they receive to tournament staff.
Some of these restrictions may be waived due to official press or coverage; in these situations, the impacted player will be informed of the revised expectations.