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Post by redketchuplover » Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:33 am

that resigners lose less rating points than matees :twisted:

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Post by iamachessstudent » Mon Nov 13, 2017 3:08 pm

That is original lol

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Post by gmiller » Tue Nov 14, 2017 3:04 pm

It's pretty common to see people suggest using rating points as punishment, but a player's rating should be nothing other than the most accurate possible measurement of a player's skill. If you deliberately lower a person's rating, that negatively affects the next person that plays them, either by getting beaten by player with a lower than normal rating, or by beating a play better player than they're rating shows. And that will cascade throughout the system as those players play more games.
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