offline Malcomphnxevo Novice  
Thursday 26/04/2007, 03:45

Does drawing against a lower ranked player cost the higher ranked player ELO points?

offline Fraggle Titan HK's fox on typewriters
Thursday 26/04/2007, 07:00

Yes, but less than if it was a lost. Because the highest ranked player is "expected" to win.
(the formula is available on Wikipedia, search for "ELO"smiley

offline 6SimS-Sven Master UTOPiA
Thursday 26/04/2007, 08:45

Haha yes even for a player like me when i draw with like someone who has 1100 value(example mine has 1360)i loose like 10 pts...smiley

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