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  1. 20 Oct '04 12:07
    And how do you get the rate of a player?
  2. 20 Oct '04 13:38
    And how do you get the rate of a player?
    The higher the rate, the better you are.
    Ratings are calculated according to some rules you can find in this post:

    I have a simple MS Excel worksheet that does this rating calculation, if you wish.
  3. Standard member thire
    20 Oct '04 22:20 / 1 edit
    look at this online calculator made by Roland Young:
  4. 20 Oct '04 22:54
    I didn't create the rating calculator, that was gregoftheweb, whose web space is at

    I created the PGN purifier, which lives in the same place, but is now redundant, because Russ has cleaned up RHP's PGN.

    I do have a Perl script that can do ratings calculations, including situations where one or both players has a provisional rating. If anyone wants a copy, PM me.
  5. 15 Nov '06 12:11

    I manage a middle school chess club. Can you forward me your Excel rating system please?