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  1. 06 Sep '04 15:32
    A while ago I claimed victory on one of my games and since then my rating has dropped with 30. How can my rating go down when I win a game???
  2. 06 Sep '04 16:20
    Your rating is still provisional.

    For your first 20 games your rating will bounce about as the calculations try to stabilize on a reasonable rating as quickly as possible. It's entirely normal ... just keep playing and as soon as you've completed your 20th game it'll go to the expected "win => gain points" method.
  3. 06 Sep '04 17:00
    Thanks!