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  1. Standard memberMarinkatomb
    wotagr8game
    tbc
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    10 Oct '05 11:02
    In the first round of this tournament, i drew with fatsfoxwell and we both progressed. The second round has now started and i am in a group of 3 instead of 2. I expected this, though i didn't expect to be paired with two new people. Both my new opponents won their respective first rounds but now have to play an extra opponent, while fatsfoxwell only plays one person. Is this normal? I thought that if you tie with someone you play them again in the next round... It doesn't really seem very fair to my two new opponents that they should play an extra person when they secured two wins in the first round, while fox, who didn't win out right get's to play just one opponent.
  2. Standard memberXanthosNZ
    Cancerous Bus Crash
    p^2.sin(phi)
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    10 Oct '05 12:281 edit
    Pairing
    This may either be 'Original' or 'Random'. In a 'Random' tournament players are allocated between groups randomly. In an 'Original' tournament players are distributed by rating between the groups so the best rated players do no meet until later rounds.


    I wonder which Pairing the tournament is.

    EDIT: It would be nice if you could actually spell your opponent's names right.
  3. Standard memberMarinkatomb
    wotagr8game
    tbc
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    10 Oct '05 13:27
    Originally posted by XanthosNZ
    [b]Pairing
    This may either be 'Original' or 'Random'. In a 'Random' tournament players are allocated between groups randomly. In an 'Original' tournament players are distributed by rating between the groups so the best rated players do no meet until later rounds.


    I wonder which Pairing the tournament is.

    EDIT: It would be nice if you could actually spell your opponent's names right.[/b]
    Cool, you are going to follow me around all over the site then? I always wanted a puppy...
  4. Norway
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    10 Oct '05 21:17
    Originally posted by marinakatomb
    Cool, you are going to follow me around all over the site then? I always wanted a puppy...
    Puppies are supposed to be cute...
  5. Standard memberfierytorment
    Mr. Flame of Fury
    Winona Lake
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    11 Oct '05 03:50
    He's turning into Bowmann the subscriber with all his spelling

    corrections.
  6. Standard memberivangrice
    Deracinated
    Sydney
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    103056
    11 Oct '05 09:57
    Originally posted by marinakatomb
    Cool, you are going to follow me around all over the site then? I always wanted a puppy...
    You want this guy whacked? I can put the word out on the street. It will be a clean hit; no mess, no collateral.
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