### IMO Shortlist 2015 problem C4

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Avg: 7,0Let be a positive integer. Two players and play a game in which they take turns choosing positive integers . The rules of the game are:

(i) A player cannot choose a number that has been chosen by either player on any previous turn.

(ii) A player cannot choose a number consecutive to any of those the player has already chosen on any previous turn.

(iii) The game is a draw if all numbers have been chosen; otherwise the player who cannot choose a number anymore loses the game.

The player takes the first turn. Determine the outcome of the game, assuming that both players use optimal strategies.

*(Finland)*

Izvor: https://www.imo-official.org/problems/IMO2015SL.pdf